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CASE STUDY-FARO or objects within 130 meters, even in direct sunlight. With an integrated GPS receiver, the device features a maximum accuracy of ±2 mm and can scan up to 976,000 points per second. EASE OF MEASUREMENT WITH THE FOCUS3D X 130 The Focus3D is portable, small, and light weight for users to handle easily. Since adopting the Focus3D, the team regularly utilizes the device to achieve accurate measurements. TOZ is also pleased that the device can be set up on a tripod in mere minutes. The TOZ team uses the Focus3D to create basic floor plans, and to inspect ceilings and other structures. The accurate results also means that the team no longer need to revisit a site to verify data. TOZ further plans to use the scanner for other purposes such as extracting elevation data and conducting site briefs with the 3D scan data. BENEFITS OF USING FARO FOCUS3D An image of the scanned data by the Focus3D. extracting blueprint from scanned data. An example of With the help of the Focus3D, TOZ has managed to establish approximately 120 centers in 2016. The Focus3D played a big part in supporting TOZ in its endeavours as the team shared that the Focus3D is regularly used – up to 70% of the time. Creating a floor plan from the scan data. www.ghmediabusiness.com Another benefit of the scanner is that it allows the team to make supplementary measurements simultaneously using hand measuring tools while the Focus3D takes a scan, maximizing overall productivity while achieving time savings. With virtually zero errors made from using the Focus3D, TOZ is now able to provide its clients with impressive results. Ms. Heo shared that in addition to its small size, light weight, ability to take pictures, and intuitive ease of use, the Focus3D enables easy sharing of survey data through the web cloud or the company’s intranet. About TOZ Group TOZ Group (TOZ) is a leading business in the co-sharing industry in Korea. Starting with a “Meeting Space for Group Studies” in 2001, TOZ has since expanded to become a professional enterprise that currently operates approximately 310 branches, serving over 10 million customers. As one of the top Korean companies specializing in co-sharing spaces, TOZ has gained the attention of many global enterprises and has received funding from various companies including SoftBank, Orix, and NHN. www.tozgroup.co.kr 41 Since adopting the device, TOZ has experienced a 50% reduction in survey time from two hours to one, and has achieved an 80% decrease in measurement errors. Previously, measurements conducted manually had an error range of about 100 to 150 mm. With the Focus3D, the error range was reduced to between 20 to 30 mm, which was well within TOZ’s tolerance.