Accurate and on-demand volume data

Volume Monitoring

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Accurate level sensing and volume monitoring are essential for effective inventory and supply chain management across various industries. Blickfeld’s 3D LiDAR technology offers precise, on-demand measurements for applications such as stockpile monitoring, silo level sensing, and logistics optimization. Our solution provides real-time data and remote access across multiple ocations, ensuring efficient and reliable material management. Transform your operations with smart, digital monitoring and make material trading more efficient.

Digital Volume Monitoring with 3D LiDAR Technology

Support in daily business operations

By providing highly current and reliable insights into asset quantities present in value streams, plant managers, dispatchers and accountants are supported in their daily tasks, reducing the effort and cost related to measuring and reporting of volumes.

Digitalization of the whole value chain

With accurate Volume Monitoring providing 24/7 overview of material stocks, users gain overall control of their facility, creating transparency for various relevant departments involved. 

Efficient trading of materials

Accurate stock data enables better forecasting of resources and leveraging of storage capacity. Therefore, supply chain processes can be triggered in time and automatically, ensuring the ability to meet contractually promised volumes and timelines.

Avoidance of production interruptions

The automation of manual processes prevent human errors in estimating volumes, ensuring smooth (production) processes and avoiding revenue losses caused by missing supplies.

Blickfeld SOLUTION
Stockpile Volume Monitoring

Find out how Blickfeld’s LiDAR-based Stockpile Volume Monitoring solution captures 3D volume data in real-time.


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Solution Architecture


3D LiDAR Sensor

Blickfeld’s high-resolution 3D-LiDAR sensors continuously collect data and produce point clouds that map the sensor environment in 3D. 

Blickfeld Software VoMo

On-Device Software

The associated software analyzes this data on-device and outputs exact volume information on-demand.

Blickfeld Dashboard

Blickfeld offers a customized dashboard that displays volume data in a user-friendly way. This data can be accessed anytime, anywhere, and from any device.


Waste Recycling

Continuously determine waste situations in bunkers in real-time and with high accuracy – Blickfeld’s digital solution enables efficient waste disposition and economical plant operation. The 3D volume data not only improves the utilization of materials recovery facilities but also provides the accounting and logistics departments with a reliable source of data to more easily comply with material storage regulations. With on-demand data access, waste companies can better forecast resources and leverage more storage capacity. This not only helps to plan the throughput of material better but also optimize internal logistics processes across sites.

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Volume monitoring with the Blickfeld LiDAR solution enables a host of applications.

Stockpile Monitoring

Silo Volume Monitoring

Pallet Dimensioning

Service & Support


Blickfeld’s solutions extend beyond LiDAR sensors and software. Our consulting services are tailored to help our customers optimize their technology investment. We provide feasibility studies that consider factors such as environmental conditions and mounting possibilities. Our team of experts designs the optimal sensor layout to ensure maximum coverage and accuracy. We offer data architecture concepts and guidance on data provisioning to streamline your workflows. And, we provide remote maintenance support to minimize downtime and keep our customer’s solutions running smoothly.

Customer support

At Blickfeld, we take customer support seriously. We offer a range of support services to ensure that our customers get the most out of their Blickfeld solutions. Our remote installation and commissioning support ensures the solution is up and running quickly, while our 1st, 2nd, and 3rd level customer service provides prompt and effective support for any issues or questions. We also offer site visits to provide hands-on assistance. 

Our support team is available during German working days and hours, from 9 am to 5 pm CET, to provide the help our customers need, when they need it.

Trials & Pilots

At Blickfeld, we understand that trying new technology can be intimidating. That’s why we offer trials and pilots to help our customers evaluate our solutions and ensure that they meet all needs. Our team will help with designing a trial or pilot program that suits our customers’ specific use case. 

Case Studies

LiDAR technology is used in various applications every day. Find a selection of customers who use Blickfeld technology to make their business safer, smarter and more efficient.

MVV Industriepark Gersthofen GmbH: Ensuring safe detection and demand-based control of waste streams to avoid the risk of material collapse in the RDF cogeneration plant through LiDAR-based volume monitoring

Quvo – Levenseat Renewable Energy: Optimized waste material management thanks to volume monitoring with LiDAR

EEW Energy from Waste GmbH: Demand-driven waste stream management in incineration plants based on volume monitoring with LiDAR

Quvo - Cireco: Optimizing material recovery through LiDAR-based waste monitoring

Shaping the future of volume monitoring together

Our LiDAR-based Volume Monitoring Solution is transforming industries by enhancing efficiency and accuracy in material management. We collaborate with forward-thinking partners to bring cutting-edge technology to a wide range of applications.

Ready to join the success? Become our partner and revolutionize Volume Monitoring with us.


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How to efficiently manage your material with LiDAR-based Volume Monitoring

Companies with inaccurate data on their material inventories run the risk of selling too much or too little. A volume monitoring solution based on 3D LiDAR data can solve this problem.

Find out how to incorporate this solution into your warehouse structures in five simple steps in our whitepaper.

Frequently Asked Questions

Cube 1 sensors ship with a mounting bracket that provides a standard 1/4″”-UNC camera thread.
For Qb2 sensors, Blickfeld offers different mounting options, including a camera mount that provides a standard 1/4″”-UNC camera thread and a pan tilt mount which allows for flexible mounting of both Qb2 variants to both walls and poles. Contact for further information.

Blickfeld LiDAR sensors are offered with IP6X-rated housings, which are dust-proof. Additionally, dust can affect the performance of the sensor in two ways. In the air, dust can increase the false detection rate of LiDAR sensors. However, Blickfeld sensors perform very well in such scenarios, as long-term installations inside waste facility bunkers, silos, and similar locations have shown. Additionally, dust can settle on the optical aperture of the sensor, which decreases the detection range. However, this is only a problem in extreme cases, such as inside silos containing powdered substances. For such cases, Blickfeld can offer a pneumatic cleaning as an add-on to the sensor.

No additional software is needed to configure and operate the sensors except for a recent internet browser.

More about LiDAR

You would like to learn more about LiDAR technology and its possible applications? Contact us! Together we will find the right sensor solution for your application.

Schedule a meeting right away or give us a call – we are happy to assist you. 

Dirk Rathsack

+49 174 230 3357

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