Scanning the Black Dragon with the ScanStation P20

The naval operations battleship, USS New Jersey – also known as the Black Dragon – was one of four battleships commissioned in 1939 for naval operations during World War II . It  is the most decorated battleship in naval history, serving WWII, the Korean War and the Vietnam War. The Black Dragon was decommissioned in 1991 and now operates as a maritime museum. However, she still continues to make history with full-scale digital documentation effort.


On August 19, 2014, the museum worked together with Leica Geosystems and South Jersey geospatial services firm Haag 3D Solutions, to scan the American battleship.

Read the full article here

This article was written by Angus W. Stocking for LiDAR News.

Leave A Reply

  • Last Chance to Save on HxGN LIVE!

    Act now before it's too late! Register for HxGN LIVE before 28 May to get our Last Chance Rate of just $1,049.

  • Recent Posts

    More >