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Topcon Announces Integration Agreement with Volvo for 3D Machine Control

May 18, 2016 - in Construction, Corporate

LIVERMORE, Calif., CAPELLE A/D IJSSEL, the Netherlands, May 18, 2016—Topcon Positioning Group and Volvo CE announce the companies are working together to establish a Topcon 3D machine control (3D-MC) solution. The technology is designed to seamlessly integrate…

New Leica ULTRA Locator Returns Accurate Results in Faster, More Confident Work

Heerbrugg, Switzerland, Dec. 10, 2015—Leica Geosystems, leader of measurement and reality capture technologies, released today the Leica ULTRA underground…

Topcon Announces New Control Box for Excavator Systems for the Americas

October 30, 2015 - in Construction, Products

LIVERMORE, Calif., October 29, 2015—Topcon Positioning Group announces the new GX-55 control box for machine-controlled excavation is available in…

Columbus Completes Excavation of 4-Mile Storwater Sewer Tunnel

September 11, 2015 - in Construction, Projects, Stormwater

A crucial requirement of the 2004 consent order between the City of Columbus and the State of Ohio is to reduce the environmental impacts caused by Combined Sewer Overflows (CSOs). The Olentangy-Scioto-Interceptor-Sewer) Augmentation Relief Sewer, known as…

More Flexibility with 2D and 3D Machine Control for Excavators with Tilt Rotator Attachments

December 15, 2014 - in Construction, Products

Heerbrugg, Switzerland, Dec. 15, 2014—By installing the latest software version, iCON excavate iXE2 and iXE3 systems by Leica Geosystems now offer even more flexibility with support for tilt rotator attachments. The system enables users to complete their…