Leica Geosystems HDS Cyclone is the market leading point cloud processing software. It is a family of software modules that provide the widest set of work process options for 3D laser scanning projects in engineering, surveying, construction, and related applications.
For organizations that need to add point cloud data to their process, Leica Cyclone is the only solution that can create all of the deliverables you need. Unlike other scanning providers, our product efficiently delivers on the entire set of project requirements; which ensures your organization’s profitability.
The Cyclone family of products is a key part of the complete solution. The various Cyclone modules take users from start to finish for every type of point cloud project.
There are modules to take advantage of the unique Leica Geosystems laser scanners field data collection operations, such as traverse, back-sight, and resection for rich survey-grade collection and registration of data. This includes wizard-like automation routines that do all the work for the user as well as the industries richest set of QA/QC and survey adjustment and analysis tools.
There are other modules dedicated to generating a vast array of deliverables from reports to maps and 3D models, movies/animations, and lightweight 3D data formats that can be distributed freely over the web. These modules support a wide range of industries and workflows including civil engineering, as-built 3D models, topographic surveys, BIM models and much more.
Leica Cyclone is comprised of individual software modules for different needs and for flexible product deployment: