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Combining the Best Technologies for the Ultimate in 3D Modeling

Combining the Best Technologies for the Ultimate in 3D Modeling

Cambridge startup Scanifly isn’t just another drone data platform.  With a background in solar technology and a clear view of the value proposition for drone data, founder John Novak and his team are combining technologies for the best in 3D modeling for the enterprise – and beyond.

LiDAR for solar system assessment and design

LiDAR for solar system assessment and design

Scanifly’s LiDAR-based 3D mapping drone, Flydar, is a ready-made mapping solution for solar panel installation. The data captured by LiDAR is incredibly detailed and can accurately measure the distances and angles of rooftops, while also mapping trees that need to be removed or trimmed to maximize sun exposure, all in a matter of minutes.