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Centre for Sustainable Design and Environment

Equipment

 

  Sustainable Innovation & Development Lab (SIDL)

 

Laser Cutting System

 

SIDL Laser Cutting System

Brand: Universal Laser Systems

 

Model: iLS 12.75

 

Application: Laser cutting/engraving

 

Status: Available 

 

 


 

Body Scanning Systems  -  I

 

SIDL Body Scanning Systems  - 1

Brand: Styku

 

Model: 150FH

 

Application: 3D body scanner with automatic measurement

 

Status: Available 

 

 


 

Body Scanning Systems  -  II

 

SIDL Body Scanning Systems  - 2

Brand: Artec 3D

 

Model: EVA

 

Application: Precise handheld 3D scanner

 

Status: Available 

 

 


 

Motion Capturing Systems

 

SIDL Motion Cap

Brand: Noraxon

 

Model: myomotion

 

Application: Measurement of human motion

 

Status: Available 

 


 

Multi-material 3D printer

 

SIDL multi-material 3D printer

Brand: Stratasys

 

Model: Objet 350 Connex 3

 

Application: 3D Printer with adjustable materials properties

 

Status: Available 

 


Digital Cutting System

 

SIDL Motion Cap

Brand: Zund

 

Model: G3 M-2500

 

Application: High speed and precise routing for wood and plastic

 

Status: Available 

 

 

 

 

 

  Sustainable Living and Environment Lab (SLEL)

 

 

 

 

Arboriculture System: Resistograph

 

SLEL_Resistograph

Brand: IML

 

Model: Resistograph IML PD-1000

 

Application: The Resistograph (IML PD-1000) is an efficient urban forestry research tool to monitor and assess wood density for measuring tree health conditions.

 

Status: Available 

 


 

Arboriculture System: Tree Pulling System

 

SLEL_ Tree Pulling System

Brand: Argus-electronic gmbh

 

Model: Tree Pulling System TreeQinetic

 

Application: The Tree Pulling System (TreeQinetic) reliably assesses the stablility of tree roots and trunks for conducting tree risk evaluations.

 

Status: Available 

 


 

Digital Maps, Spatial Data & Satellite Images

 

SLEL - Digital Maps

Brand: HKSAR Government Lands Department

 

Model: 

  • iB1000
  • iB5000
  • iB10000
  • iB20000
  • GEOCOM
  • WorldView-2
  • Deimos-2 + Pleiades

 

Application: These digital maps with spatial data and satellite images of Hong Kong are the essential geographical information science resources to conduct and visualize spatial analyses in a wide range of geographical and environmental research topics.

 

Status: Available 

 


 

Satellite image processing and analyzing software

 

SLEL - Satellite image processing

Brand: Harris Geospatial Solutions

 

Model: ENVI 5.4

 

Application: The ENVI 5.4 is a powerful software in satellite image processing and analyses, it can combine and enhance multiple geo-referenced satellite imageries for research and education.

 

Status: Available 

 


 
Field survey software and hardware sets for tree inventory

 

SLEL - Field survey software

Brand: Field-Map

 

Model: Field-Map Bundle Rhino

 

Application: The Field Map Bundle Rhino consists of the tree data collector and GPS data processor which is best applicable to woodland and forestry planning and management.

 

Status: Available 

 

 


 

Drone - I

 

SLEL - DJI

Brand: DJI

 

Model: Inbspire 2

 

Application: The Drone (DJI Inspire 2) can provide good quality of aerial photos and video for researching in natural nad built environments. 

 

 

 

 
Drone - II

 

SLEL - Parrot

Brand: Parrot

 

Model: Bebop Pro 3D modeling

 

Application: The Drone (Parrot Bebop Pro 3D Modelling) is exceptionally capable drone in both capturing aerial photos and videos for building 3D modeling.

 

Status: Available 

 

 

 


 
Laser Rangefinder

 

SLEL - Laser Rangefinder

Brand: Laser Tech

 

Model: 

  • TruPulse 200L
  • TruPulse 200M

 

Application: The Laser Rangefinder (TruPulse 200L and TruPulse 200B) utilizes the laser beam to measure the distance to an object in outdoor field surveys. These tools are a helpful tool for measuring the slope distance and inclination that can enhance researchers and surveyors in building inspections, field surveys, dimension checking and layout planning etc.

 

Status: Available 

 


 

 

Handheld GPS Device - I
SLEL - Handheld GPS device - Garmin Montana 680t_D

Brand: Germin

 

Model: 

  • Montana 680t

 

Application: The Garmin Montana 680t is portable handheld device with GPS and camera functions for collecting geographical informaiton from outdoor  surveys.

 

 

Status: Available 

 


 
Handheld GPS Device - II

 

SLEL - Satellite image processing

Brand: Germin

 

Model: GPSMAP276x

 

Application: The Garmin GPSMAP276x is a user-friendly hand-held device equipped with Wi-Fi and bluetooth features for conveniently obtaining and transferring useful geographical data from otudoor research environment.

 

Status: Available 

 

 

 
Note: Institutions are welcome to utilize the equipment, please contact us:

 

  • Sustainable Innovation & Development Lab

    Dr. Kenneth YEUNG   |   E. kenneth_yeung@vtc.edu.hk   |   T. 3890 8377 

 

  • Sustainable Living & Environment Lab

    Dr. Ernest LEE   |   E. kslee@vtc.edu.hk    |    T. 3890 8376

 
 

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