Project Insight

Our client required point cloud surveys of a number of plant rooms and building facades at a university in Aberdeen. The survey would play an integral role in the design stage of a new facility and will provide the basis for key planning decisions. The University Campus was almost 140 Hectares in size and has over 5 different buildings of various sizes and shapes.

Client: Technical Service Design Contractor
Location: Aberdeen
Deliverable: Geo-referenced Colourised Point Cloud
Duration: 10 Days including data processing


  • Public Location

  • Large Survey Area

  • Road Open to Public

  • Intricate Building Design

  • Complexity of Terrain

  • Survey Coverage


Innovair provided two laser scanning teams which collected point cloud data over a 4 day duration. Over 1 Billion data points were collected in total and processed over a 2 week period. Innovair provided the client with a fully measured survey delivered as a Revit model which will allow enhanced decision making and an unprecedented level of detail for planning and design. Visualising your environment, big or small, can be realised utilising Innovair's measured survey capability.