How to create Digital Twins for Heritage and Conservation…

With that in mind, Congratulations! You’ve strapped on a pair of boots, picked up a LiDAR scanner and digitised the site you intend on converting into a Digital Twin. You’ve just taken your first step in preserving history in the Metaverse — now what?

High-Resolution LiDAR scan of Air well Panel — National University of Singapore (NUS) Baba House, Tanjong Pagar, Singapore

Similar to using tracing paper as a kid to replicate drawings, the process involves using a point cloud as a reference and tracing over the top of the point cloud with BIM elements.

BIM Models — NUS Baba House, Tanjong Pagar, Singapore.

In a BIM model a door is a door and information is tagged to it. No auto recognition, no guesswork, no problems.

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