Open house activities will include a prototype visualization of a rural coastal area of Louisiana based on LIDAR data provided by NOAA (National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). LIDAR is a remote sensing technology used by NOAA to collect topographic data.


Lafayette, LA – The public is invited to attend LITE’s February open house any time between 3:00 and 6:00pm on Wednesday, February 4th.

Other open house activities include experiencing virtual fly-throughs of a 675 foot pipe-laying vessel, an oil rig decommissioning and one of the Wonders of the World. LITE 101 features an explanation of how 3D works and information on the variety of services that LITE provides. Participants are also given the opportunity to drive through several of the models on display by manipulating the controls themselves.

LITE open houses are free and open to the public. Reservations are not required and guests are welcome to arrive any time between 3:00 and 6:00pm. LITE is located at 537 Cajundome Boulevard.

For more information, please call 337-735-LITE (337-735-5483) or visit

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