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Tag: MLS Survey

West Coast Wilderness Railway Project

the Agonics team achieved a unique milestone by successfully capturing LiDAR data and imagery along the 35km stretch of the West Coast Wilderness Railway (WCWR) amidst the captivating rainforest of Tasmania’s west coast, from Strahan to Queenstown.

TasRail Undertakes Network Wide MLS Project

May 2022 Our team has recently completed an MLS recording campaign across the TasRail network, following on from a previous campaign carried out some years ago. The MLS project will give TasRail up-to-date imagery and LiDAR datasets across approximately 630 km of the freight network. Agonics will also be undertaking downstream processing and analysis of…
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Parallels between GPS and LiDAR adoption by industry

MAY 2022 As LiDAR becomes more important in day to day rail operations and maintenance we asked Agonics Director, David Presley, about the parallels between the historical adoption of GPS and the current adoption of LiDAR by industry.  This is what he had to say: “I’d say that just as LiDAR is gradually becoming accepted by rail for…
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Lucy Davis, team member and spatial engineering undergraduate RMIT

MAY 2022 In order to introduce you to some of our team, we are profiling team member, Lucy Davis. We asked Lucy why she chose to work in the rail industry while studying for a degree in surveying at RMIT. This is what she had to say: “I didn’t know much about the rail industry before I started working…
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Level Crossing Assessments from Imagery and LiDAR Datasets

MAY 2022 We often get asked by our clients whether the datasets we collect can be used to perform assessments of sighting distances at level crossings. To answer this question, we decided to do some investigations of our own into this important area of rail and road user safety. What we did Our investigations have…
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MTM Melbourne LiDAR Survey

October 2021 A whole of network MLS survey has seen the AGONICS team map more than 33,000 assets on the Metro Trains Melbourne (MTM) network including the City Loop. We thought we would share an image with you of what that’s looks like. We pleased to be able to assist MTM with a refresh and…
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