Press Releases
 
LiDAR Market to Surpass US$605 Mn by 2020 Fueled by Increased Demand

, 8 August 2018 -- LiDAR Market to Surpass US$605 Mn by 2020 Fueled by Increased Demand

The global LiDAR market is dominated by Leica Geosystems AG, Optech Inc., and RIEGL Laser Measurement Systems Ltd. According to Transparency Market Research, these three giants collectively accounted for 40% of the global LiDAR market in 2013.

Though the high initial investment requirements for the development of LiDAR products will keep new players out, the expanding operations of the existing players, particularly in the developed North America and Europe markets, are likely to augment the competition in the LiDAR market in the coming years. The price-sensitivity of the LiDAR market is also a crucial factor for players in the LiDAR market, especially taking into account the ever-present threat from substitutes such as RADAR and photogrammetry.

Get Brochure For More Information@ https://www.transparencymarketresearch.com/sample/sample.php?flag=B&rep_id=2345

Advantages of LiDAR over Conventional Mapping Technologies Crucial in LiDAR Industry’s Growth

The increasing incorporation of LiDAR in mapping applications is due to its inherent advantages over conventional techniques such as photogrammetry. LiDAR is not only quicker and more accurate than photogrammetry, but also works across a wider range of climatic variables and doesn’t require as much human supervision. The high volume of data generated by LiDAR mapping is another crucial reason why LiDAR-based mapping is steadily replacing conventional mapping technologies, despite the higher costs of the former.

The use of LiDAR in producing 3D images is a key driver for the global LiDAR market. Contour mapping and surveying, especially of forest and mining areas, are rapidly emerging as leading applications of LiDAR due to the detailed mapping info provided by LiDAR. The use of 3D scanning in the consumer goods sector is also increasing, hand in hand with the increasing use of 3D printers. LiDAR scanners are an effective method of acquiring 3D scan data and are also helpful in digitizing the information in order to enable its use for 3D printing. LiDAR 3D scanning units are also smaller and less expensive than conventional techniques, and consume less power.

Lack of Standardization Hurting LiDAR Market

The key restraint on the use of LiDAR is the difficulty of processing the data. The high volume of the data acquired through LiDAR necessitates the use of advanced programs, which may use different data types to deliver the data. This can cause significant issues due to the consequent need for tools to convert the data into another data format. Due to the diverse application range of LiDAR technologies, coordination between several fields and the respective governing authorities is needed to ensure smooth functioning of LiDAR.

However, though this is a significant constraint on the market at present, the expected development of the LiDAR industry in the coming years will lessen its impact in the coming years, as more industry entities realize the need to develop a common platform for all LiDAR applications.

Infrastructure, Transmission Lines to Exhibit Fastest Growth in Demand for LiDAR

Of the key applications of LiDAR, coastal, transportation, and forestry were the leading segments in 2013, with the coastal applications segment leading the market with a share of 20.3%. However, the application of LiDAR is increasing at the highest rate in the infrastructure and transmission lines applications.

By product type, the global LiDAR market remains well-balanced, with terrestrial LiDAR expected to exhibit a slightly faster growth in demand than airborne LiDAR. The terrestrial LiDAR segment is expected to generate annual revenue of US$305 mn by 2020.

Download ToC Of Research Report@ https://www.transparencymarketresearch.com/report-toc/2345

Geographically, North America and Europe collectively hold the majority share in the market, with minimal difference between the two. These two are expected to remain the leading contributors to the global market in the coming years, with both expected to be valued at around US$220 mn by the end of 2020.

# # #


Submitted by K Singha on Wednesday, 8 August 2018 at 10:19 PM
Category: Science & Research
 
Related News

Global Stevia Market Overview 2018: Growth, Demand and Forecast Research Report to 2023
Monday, 13 Aug 2018

Patient Registry Software Market 2023 - Key Global Trends & Growth
Friday, 10 Aug 2018

Curved Televisions Market Grow Faster Rate with Rising disposable income and increasing living stand
Wednesday, 8 Aug 2018

Online Gambling & Betting Market to Reach US$ 128.2 Bn by 2020
Wednesday, 8 Aug 2018

Glass Tableware Market Growing due to the high consumption of coffee in the U.S. Tableware segment
Wednesday, 8 Aug 2018

Related Events

Disruptive Sustainability Technologies Conference
Thursday, 23 Aug 2018

International SAP Conference for Building Materials, Prague, 2018
Tuesday, 16 Oct 2018

Future Armoured Vehicles Survivability 2018
Tuesday, 13 Nov 2018

Global Forum for Innovations in Agriculture - GFIA in Focus Australia
Tuesday, 27 Nov 2018

2019 Asia Pacific Energy Assembly and Awards Dinner
Wednesday, 30 Jan 2019

Latest News

Artificial Vital Organs and Medical Bionics Market to Garner Brimming Revenues by 2018
Tuesday, 14 Aug 2018

Scanning Probe Microscopes (SPM) Market to Expand Substantially Owing to Technological Innovations D
Tuesday, 14 Aug 2018

Healthy Snack Foods
Tuesday, 14 Aug 2018

Roman Gratuit
Tuesday, 14 Aug 2018

Hospital Beds Market to Register Substantial Expansion by 2026
Tuesday, 14 Aug 2018

 
Want to get your press releases, event listings, and job ads on Scoopasia? Register now for a FREE account or login if you already have one!
Scoopasia v1.0b. Copyright © 2018
Today is Tuesday, 14 August 2018

About Scoopasia | FAQ | Privacy Policy | Contact Us

Press Releases
Event Listings
Job Listings
Arts & Entertainment
Architecture & Construction
Automotive & Travel
Business
Consumer Technology
Economy
Education
Enterprise Technology
Food & Fashion
Government & Policy
Health Care & Medical
Legal/Law
News & Media
Religion
Science & Research
Sports & Fitness
Login / Register
Get Scoopasia through RSS Feeds & Email Notifications!


Journalist's Toolbox
Hello journalist, welcome to Scoopasia--a powerful online resource for media information in Asia. Scoopasia has press releases and media events for every beat and industry. All content on Scoopasia is 100% FREE. You don't even need to login!

  • Scoop Line
    (Instant Information Request)
    The easiest way to ask questions and request information from the PR community.


  • Advanced Search
    Drill down, dig deep, for media information the way you want it.

  • Journalist's Resources
    Resources and tools you can't do without.

  • PR Tools
    Scoopasia Blog Search
    Search the largest handpicked collection of Asia's most prominent and influential blogs.


    Resources
  • PR Bookmarks
  • Web 2.0 Bookmarks
  • Media Bookmarks

    More Coming Soon...

  • Upcoming Events
  • Federal Dispute Resolution Training 2018
  • SILICON VALLEY FINTECH WEEK 2018
  • Hemophilia Drug Development
  • Data Science Leaders East Coast Network
  • Sydney's Biggest Postgraduate Event - QS World Grad School Tour

  • Latest Jobs
    Sorry, there are currently no entries posted here.