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 National Geographic features Vassar College’s analysis of Gothic Cathedrals through “exquisite precision” of Leica Geosystems laser scanners
 
 
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 The visionary origins of Leica Geosystems HDS business and laser scanning products
 
 
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 HxGN LIVE 2014 showcased cutting-edge 3D immersive technology utilizing Leica ScanStation P20 data
 
 
 University's Leica ScanStation C10 aids important Canadian archaeological discovery
 
 
 HDS Highlighted in GW’s Review of HxGN LIVE 2014
 
 
 Leica C10 laser scanner reveals hidden geometry of Washington National Cathedral
 
 
 Hexagon goes “Beyond the Machine” to create synergistic solutions with its HDS technology
 
 
 Aging New York World’s Fair towers scanned with Leica C10 to better guide restoration decisions
 
 
 Airport tower construction uses Leica ScanStation C10, Cyclone for pre-fabrication of 1000 trusses
 
 
 Boston land survey firm's ScanStations C10 and P20 pay dividends on business success
 
 
 Major, New “Time Scanners” TV series features Leica HDS laser scanners
 
 
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The visionary origins of Leica Geosystems HDS business and laser scanning products

The American Surveyor's November/December 2014 cover story details the life and career of the “father of laser scanning”, Ben Kacyra
Marc Cheves, long-time industry editor and widely respected founder of The American Surveyor magazine, details the roots of the Leica Geosystems HDS business in this 5 page, in-depth article on Ben Kacyra, founder of Cyra Technologies (later acquired by Leica Geosystems). Cheves covers Kacyra's background as a civil engineer rising through the ranks to eventual success with his own engineering firm; and then as a technology entrepreneur working with world experts in computer science, engineering, and laser systems with Stanford University, University of California at Berkeley, and MIT to pioneer laser scanning hardware and software. Kacyra's background helped him understand the customer problem his team was addressing, and to that end their solution won early investment and support from organizations like Chevron, Fluor-Daniel, and the US Navy. Leica Geosystems’ 2000/2001 acquisition of Kacyra's Cyra Technologies is the starting foundation of Leica's market leadership in the terrestrial laser scanning products industry.