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Autodesk University Russia 2018

Trimetari Consulting attendees with the team of partner's Vysotskiy ConsultingOn October 3-4, the Moscow School of Management Skolkovo hosted one of the largest events in the world of Russian BIM – the Autodesk University conference. AU is a huge number of reports, an exhibition of technologies, communication with industry professionals who diversify and actively use information modeling and other latest technologies in AEC industry. (read more…)

Consulting and Training on Laser Scanning of Gazprojektengineering, Voronezh

Consulting and training on laser scanningIn August 2018, Trimetari Consulting LLC provided consulting services for Gazprojectengineering, the city of Voronezh, Russia. In 2017, the engineering company acquired a Leica ScanStation P30 laser scanner and Leica Cyclone software. Having been trained in laser scanning at a supplier of equipment, the specialists of the engineering survey department of the customer’s company successfully completed a number of first projects. The need for consulting arose due to the need to optimize the production processes associated with laser scanning.

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Architecture Measurement of the Art Center for Designing a Rainscreen

Point cloud is a result of laser scanningIn March 2018 Trimetari Consulting LLC performed a measurement of the building of the Palace of Children’s Youth Creativity named after L.N. Maklakova in Kirishi, Russia by the method of ground-based laser scanning. To carry out total building renovation in 2017, design and estimate documentation was developed and passed the expertise. The power supply, heating, ventilation, sewerage systems will be completely replaced in the building, internal interiors will be updated. Among other things, it is necessary to mount a ventilated facade – rainscreen. (read more…)

Architecture Measurement of the Art Center for Designing a Rainscreen

Point cloud is a result of laser scanningIn March 2018 Trimetari Consulting LLC performed a measurement of the building of the Palace of Children’s Youth Creativity named after L.N. Maklakova in Kirishi, Russia by the method of ground-based laser scanning. Built in the Soviet era, in 1984, the Palace survived the nineties, stepped into the 21st century, but for all this time it was practically not updated. That is why the task of repairing the largest education center in Kirishi has become one of the top priorities for the city administration. (read more…)

Laser Scanning and BIM-modelling of the Oil Pump Station Salym Petroleum, Tyumen region, Russia

BIM-model of the oil pump station - the result of laser scanningIn January 2018 the specialists of Trimetari Consulting LLC performed the work on laser scanning and creation of the BIM-model of the multiphase pumping station located on the territory of the Upper Salym oil field, Khanty-Mansiysk Autonomous District. The history of Salym field, located in the Tyumen region, Russia, began almost 20 years ago with a little development and has reached our days as a major project for oil production. The annual production volume exceeds 6 million tons. (read more…)

Construction control of Al Rajhi Tower, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

In December 2017, Trimetari Consulting LLC successfully completed its participation in the international project of construction control of Burj Al-Rajhi – a 50-story skyscraper in the capital of Saudi Arabia, Riyadh. During the construction of the tower, modern technologies were used, including building information modeling (BIM). The goal of the project is to create an executive 3D-model of the skyscraper using laser scanning. (read more…)

BIM-Modeling of The Yuzhnyi Railway Station Using Laser Scanning (Kaliningrad City, Russia)

3D BIM-model of the train shedIn November 2017 experts of the company Trimetari Consulting LLC completed the work on ground laser scanning and BIM-modeling of the train shed of the Yuzhnyi Railway Station in Kaliningrad City, Russia. The train shed of the station is a steel frame structure with dimensions of 176 x 118 m and a height of 15.5 m. Based on the results of laser scanning, a BIM model was created in the Autodesk Revit software package. The 3D model includes the main and auxiliary structural elements: supporting columns, arches, lantern farms, beams and cover runs, vertical and horizontal links, roofing, stained glass systems – the whole model holds more than 27,000 elements. (read more…)

BIM-Modeling of The Yuzhnyi Railway Station Using Laser Scanning (Kaliningrad City, Russia)

3D BIM-model of the train shedIn November 2017, experts of the company Trimetari Consulting LLC completed the work on terrestrial laser scanning and BIM-modeling of the train shed of the Yuzhny Railway Station in Kaliningrad. The work was done with a Leica ScanStation P40 laser scanner in real-color mode. 125 stations (scanner standing points) were executed, the total cloud contains about 16 billion points. As a result of combining the scanner data in a single point cloud, an error of 0.002 m data acquisition was achieved. Based on the results of laser scanning, a BIM model was created in the Autodesk Revit software. (read more…)

Laser Scanning of The Railway Station in Petrozavodsk, Karelia

Laser Scanning of The Railway Station in Petrozavodsk, Karelia

In November 2017, Trimetari Consulting LLC team completed laser scanning of the facades of the station building in Petrozavodsk, Karelia. The survey was carried out with the aim of drawing up architectural drawings of the facades for the design of the restoration. For 1 day of measurement work, the field team, equipped with the ScanStation P40, the latest model of the Swiss manufacturer of 3D scanners, Leica Geosystems, performed laser scanning of the facades and roofing of the building. Another day was required to perform registration and georeferencing of the laser scanning data into a single system of coordinates. (read more…)

Training on Laser Scanning of Tengizchevroil, Kazakhstan

Tengizchevroil. The image from official website of the company.In November 2017, Trimetari Consulting LLC completed a series of laser scanning courses for employees of Tengizchevroil, Kazakhstan’s largest oil producer. Within the framework of the training, both basic training in working with Leica Geosystems geodetic equipment (Leica ScanStation P40 laser scanner) and Leica Cyclone software was carried out, as well as extended, work-specific Tengizchevroil. The training was conducted at the client’s site, in the Tengiz rotational camp, located at the same oil-and-gas field. (read more…)

Laser Scanning of YANSAB Oil Refinery (Saudi Arabia)

YANSAB Oil Refinery. The picture is from official websire of the company.In September 2017, a laser scanning project of YANSAB oil refinery (Yanbu’ al-Bahr, Saudi Arabia) was completed. Specialists from Trimetari Consulting took part in this laser scanning work, including office processing stage. The result of the work on laser scanning – a point cloud – is used by the customer’s design department to design the reconstruction of the enterprise using CAD AVEVA. The result of the design, based on accurate point cloud, contains much less collisions and spatial clashes, that can significantly save time and money during further construction and installation works. (read more…)

Finishing the project of measuring bulk materials in the Hadeed steel company (Jubail, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia)

In July 2017, Trimetari Consulting completed its participation in the project of measuring bulk materials in warehouses of Hadeed metal plant (Jubail industrial zone, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia) by laser scanning. Within the framework of the project, a quarterly measurement of stock balances for inventory and accounting purposes was carried out. The method of ground-based laser scanning allows ones high accuracy (relative error less than 1%) and high speed measurement of the volume of balances in warehouses. The company’s reports on the results of measurements have passed the accuracy test performed by the customer using other methods of measuring the volume and weight of bulk materials. (read more…)

“Laser Scanning and BIM” event in Moscow

CEO of “Trimetari Consulting” Mikhail Anikushkin will make a report at the event, organized by the companies NAVGEOСOM and Leica Geosystems. The organizers invite everyone interested to participate in the business-breakfast “Laser scanning and BIM: theory and practice”, which will be held on April 27, 2017 at the address: Moscow, 2 Kazachiy Pereulok, 11. Conference Hall of ROSATOM-CICE&T.

At the event, it will be demonstrated (including practical examples) how laser scanning allows solving problems of working with the information model at different stages of the object’s life cycle. The event will demonstrate creation of a BIM model based on laser scanning data.
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Business-breakfast “3D Laser Scanning and BIM: Theory and Practice”

CEO of “Trimetari Consulting” Mikhail Anikushkin will make a report at the event, organized by the companies NAVGEOСOM and Leica Geosystems. The organizers invite everyone interested to participate in the business-breakfast “Laser scanning and BIM: theory and practice”, which will be held on April 13, 2017 at the address: St. Petersburg, Obvodny Canal, house 60, BC “Tkachi”, 5th floor. (read more…)

Laser scanning of the building of Ballet Theater named after Jakobson, St. Petersburg, Russia

Point cloud of facades and roofing of outbuildingsIn February 2017 Trimetari Consulting LLC performed laser scanning of the building of Ballet Theater named after Jakobson, St. Petersburg, Russia. As a result of laser scanning, a point cloud with a mean-square error of 4 mm was obtained. The work was carried out with the Leica ScanStation C10 laser scanner. The results are presented as a point cloud in Autodesk RCP format, Leica Truview panorama service with the ability to measure and annotate, as well as a set of measurement drawings including facades, sections and details. On the drawings of the facades it was necessary to show the lost fragments. (read more…)

As-Built Survey of the Water Park “Diamond Park”, Gabala, Azerbaijan

Registering of laser scanning data by using total stationIn January 2017 specialists of Trimetari Consulting LLC handed over to customers an as-built 3D model of Diamond Park – the largest aquapark of Azerbaijan, which is under construction. At the time of the as-built survey, the construction of the concrete monolith was completed, the equipment and part of the communications were installed. Laser scanning was required to analyze the deviations of the actual location of the constructed concrete structures from the design position. Knowledge of the exact dimensions will allow designers to create more qualitatively the load-bearing metal structures of the glass facade and roof. (read more…)

Publishing the article in GIM International

In the September issue of GIM-International magazine for 2016 (No. 9), the article “Serious Gaming for Facility Management” was published by the authors Anikushkin M. (Trimetari Consulting LLC), Leonov A. (IHST RAS), Buinov A. (PJSC FGC UES). The article discusses the results of the project of creation an interactive 3D application of the 220 kV Abakan-Raynaya electrical substation, highlights the steps and technology for creating an interactive 3D application, and examines the possible applications of the results of the work.

GIM International is the independent and high-quality information online source for everything the global geomatics industry has to offer: news, articles, vacancies, company profiles, educators and an event calendar.

Laser scanning of a two-level apartment in Peterhof

Point cloud is the basis of interiors design.By order of one of the architectural offices, the company “Trimetari Consulting” performed a laser scanning of a two-level apartment in Petergof. Fieldwork was completed in 1 day, another 1 day was required to process laser scanning data. The result of the work – a point cloud – was presented in the format Autodesk RCP. The RCP file is available for import to Autodesk AutoCAD and Revit. (read more…)

Laser Scanning of Mercury City Tower Located in Moscow-City

Лазерное сканирование небоскреба "Меркурий Сити Тауэр"In June 2016 Trimetari Consulting LLC finished laser scanning of interiors of Mercury City Tower. Located in Moscow-City business center, Mercury skyscrapper is a 3rd tallest building in Europe (338,8 m). Architecture measurement using 3D laser scanning has been carried out at 8 floors of the tower. The result of laser scanning will be used for design of interiors.

3D Laser Scanning Training of Svarog LLP, Sakhalin

In May 2016, experts of Trimetari Consulting LLC conducted 3D laser scanning training of a group of specialists of Svarog LLP. The training has been provided on the customer’s office in Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk, Russia. The company Svarog several years ago bought a laser scanner Leica ScanStation P20 and software Leica Cyclone. Having passed the standard training course from a supplier of equipment and having received the first experience in laser scanning, Svarog specialists faced the need for further professional development. (read more…)

Laser scanning of Sayanal plant, part of the group Rusal

In April 2016, specialists of Trimetari Consulting completed a laser scanning project at the Sayanal factory (the Republic of Khakassia, Russia), part of RusAl group. Sayanal is the largest Russian plant for the production of foil and packaging materials based on it. The plant is the leader of the Russian foil-rolling industry in terms of output and variety of assortment. Aluminum for foil production is delivered to Sayanal from a nearby Sayanogorsk aluminum plant. (read more…)

Topographic Mapping of King Khalid International Airport, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Topographic mapping of the airportIn February 2016, the specialists of the company Trimetari Consulting LLC handed over the latest report materials on the project of the topographic mapping of the King Khalid international airport (Riyadh, Saudi Arabia). Laser scanning of the airport was required for a large-scale reconstruction in connection with a sharp increase in passenger traffic. In 2000, 8 million people used the airport’s services, in 2010 – 13 million, now the air harbor serves more than 25 million passengers a year. (read more…)

Topographic Mapping of King Khalid International Airport, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Topographic mapping of the airportIn February 2016, the specialists of the company Trimetari Consulting LLC handed over the latest report materials on the project of the topographic mapping of the King Khalid international airport (Riyadh, Saudi Arabia). Laser scanning of the airport was required for a large-scale reconstruction in connection with a sharp increase in passenger traffic. In 2000, 8 million people used the airport’s services, in 2010 – 13 million, now the air harbor serves more than 25 million passengers a year. (read more…)

Laser Scanning for BIM of Bogoliubovsky Mining Plant, Krasnoyarsk territory, Russia

BIM-model of the mining plant, created with laser scanningIn January 2016, Trimetari Consulting LLC performed laser scanning of the main building of Bogoliubovsky Mining and Processing Plant, which processes gold-sulfide and gold-antimony ore. The purpose of the work is to create an executive BIM-model of the facility. The industrial building with an area of ​​more than 3000 m², multi-level structures, technological equipment and communications were scanned in 2 days. The resulting point cloud was later used to build an accurate and up-to-date BIM model of the factory. (read more…)

Laser Scanning of The Sculpture “The Motherland Calls” on Mamayev Kurgan in Volgograd, Russia

Laser scanning of the sculpureIn December 2015, the company Trimetari Consulting LLC performed laser scanning of the world-famous sculpture The Motherland Calls on Mamayev Kurgan in Volgograd, Russia. The statue has a height of 85 m, at the time of its creation it was the highest sculpture in the world. To date, the work of sculptor Yevgeniy Vuchetich and engineer Nikolai Nikitin is the highest statue of Russia and Europe.

The monument built from 1959 to 1967 is the central part of the triptych, which also consists of the sculptures “Rear-Front” in Magnitogorsk and “Warrior-Liberator” in Berlin’s Treptower Park. It is understood that the sword, forged on the bank of the Urals, was later raised by Motherland in Stalingrad and dropped after the Victory in Berlin.
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Laser Scanning of The Sculpture “The Motherland Calls” on Mamayev Kurgan in Volgograd, Russia

Laser scanning of the sculpture "The Motherland Calls"In December 2015, the company Trimetari Consulting LLC performed laser scanning of the world-famous sculpture The Motherland Calls on Mamayev Kurgan in Volgograd, Russia. The statue has a height of 85 m, at the time of its creation it was the highest sculpture in the world. To date, the work of sculptor Yevgeniy Vuchetich and engineer Nikolai Nikitin is the highest statue of Russia and Europe.

The monument built from 1959 to 1967 is the central part of the triptych, which also consists of the sculptures “Rear-Front” in Magnitogorsk and “Warrior-Liberator” in Berlin’s Treptower Park. It is understood that the sword, forged on the bank of the Urals, was later raised by Motherland in Stalingrad and dropped after the Victory in Berlin.

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Laser scanning of building facades for video mapping show

From March to November 2015, Trimetari Consulting specialists performed a series of laser scanning of administrative and public buildings in the cities of Syktyvkar, Ryazan, Salekhard, Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk, Naberezhnye Chelny, Volgograd (Russia). The purpose of laser scanning is to create 3D-models of facades for designing video mapping (3D mapping). Architectural video mapping is a projection technology used to turn buildings, often irregularly shaped, into a display surface for video projection. (read more…)

Architecture measurement of the St. Mary Magdalene Chapel, Darmstadt, Germany

St. Mary Magdalene Chapel, Darmstadt, GermanyThe Church of St. Mary Magdalene is the Orthodox Church in Darmstadt, Germany. The decision to build a church in the land of Hesse was caused by the desire of the last Russian Emperor Nicholas II and Alexandra Feodorovna (nee Princess of Hesse-Darmstadt) to be able to visit the Orthodox church during their stay at the Empress’s homeland. Before the construction the hill was piled up. For this purpose it was brought about 400 wagons of soil collected in different provinces of the Russian Empire. Granite also has been brought to Darmstadt – from the Urals, the Caucasus and from Siberia. Architects determined that the church should be literally from the Russian stone and stand on Russian soil. (read more…)

Webinar “Laser scanning and BIM in the real projects: effectively using of Leica Geosystems solutions and Autodesk Revit”

20 of October 2015 at 11:00 Moscow time the webinar “Laser scanning and BIM in the real projects: effectively using of Leica Geosystems solutions and Autodesk Revit” will take place. The webinar will consider using laser scanning data in BIM Autodesk Revit and show some real projects, that has been done in Russia. The webinar will be held in Russian.

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The webinar is free of charge, it is necessary to register on Navgeocom website.

Measurement of the building using laser scanning to create a BIM model, Petrovsky Boulevard 17, Moscow

The point cloud - the result of laser scanningThe wine trading house Camill Depre – the building of 1899, built by architect R. Kleim, is located in the center of Moscow on Petrovsky Boulevard. The two-story building has not been used for the past 20 years. On the ground floor there was a wine shop, and in the basement – a shop for bottling wine and wine cellars. The reconstruction of the building was carried out in order to reorganize it to the loft apartment. The measurement of the building by laser scanning was required to quickly create an accurate and up-to-date as-built BIM model. (read more…)

A partnership agreement with the Jubail Engineers Contracting company (Saudi Arabia)

The Trimetari Consulting company has signed a partnership agreement with the Jubail Engineers Contracting company (Saudi Arabia). During the visit of Michael Anikushkin, CEO Trimetari Consulting, to Saudi Arabia in May 2015 the details of the agreement were worked out and the main directions of cooperation were outlined. The competence and experience of Russian specialists and the potential of the Arab market will contribute to the successful cooperation of the two companies. (read more…)

Architecture drawing of the historical building of Naval Academy of the Russian Navy

Staircase section. Point cloud and drawing.In May 2014 specialists of Trimetari Consulting LLC completed the work on architectural measurements by laser scanning of the building of the Naval Academy named after N.G. Kuznetsova, St. Petersburg, Russia. Based on the results of the 3D laser scanning, it was required to perform dimensional drawings of the interior spaces and ladders, including: plans, vertical sections, sweeps of walls with bas-reliefs, ceilings, as well as details, doorfills, staircase barriers and templates. The work was carried out by the laser scanner FARO Focus 3D.

The results of 3D scanning are provided to the customer in the form of a point cloud in a format suitable for import into Autodesk AutoCAD and a complete set of measurement drawings.

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