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Miami’s Stunning New Shark Tank

January 31, 2016 - in Feature, Featured

Digitally Fabricated Formwork Achieves Efficiency and Precision PROJECT: Gulf Stream Tank at the Patricia and Phillip Frost Museum of Science in Miami, Fla. Size: 135 feet in diameter and 35 feet deep with more than 9,000 square feet of tank surface area holding…

Trimble Launches VRS Now Service in New Mexico

August 11, 2015 - in Corporate, Surveying/Mapping

SUNNYVALE, Calif., Aug. 10, 2015—Trimble (NASDAQ: TRMB) announced today the launch of Trimble VRS Now correction service in New Mexico. The commercial…

Technology-Enabled Organizational Efficiency with Greater Field-to-Office Connectivity

October 27, 2014 - in Column, Modeling, Surveying/Mapping

Higher efficiency and quality are equally needed across different industries. The global financial crisis has tightened its grip on professionals and…

Topcon Releases New UAS for Aerial Mapping

August 27, 2014 - in Construction, Corporate, Sensors

Topcon Positioning Group announces the release of two unmanned aerial systems (UAS) for mapping — the Sirius Pro and Sirius Basic.  Both systems are designed to produce the most accurate solutions for the automated mapping of a wide range of sites — regardless…

Nottingham Tram Extension Relies on Leica Geosystems Precision Technology

July 15, 2014 - in Corporate, Rail, Sensors, Transportation

A pioneering, mechanised system for track construction, developed by Alstom Transport and Leica Geosystems, is driving the speedy, high accuracy delivery of two new tram lines for Nottingham Express Transit (NET). Construction work features Appitrack™ (Automatic…

Google’s Self-Driving Cars and the Importance of the Map

This week, Google unveiled their driverless car without a steering wheel or brakes. The video below highlights both the vehicle and the driving experience that could very well revolutionize urban transportation. http://youtu.be/CqSDWoAhvLU While there has…

Leica GeoMoS Adjustment v1.7: Adjusted Monitoring Network Data Available Everywhere and Quickly

March 31, 2014 - in Maintenance, Projects, Sensors

Leica GeoMoS Adjustment, the network adjustment add-on for the successful Leica GeoMoS monitoring software, is intended for use in projects where the most precise and reliable information on structural movement is required. The latest version now makes adjusted…

Prima Research LLC Granted Fundamental Patents in Location Services

November 14, 2013 - in Corporate, Sensors

Prima Research LLC announced today that it has been granted two patents from the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office for technology related to the burgeoning location services (LS) business sector. The patents are for an invention that locates and tracks any…

3D Laser Mapping Launches V-Mapper a New Mobile Mapping System

November 12, 2013 - in Corporate, Maintenance, Transportation

The company behind the world’s most accurate mobile mapping system StreetMapper, has launched a brand new addition to their portfolio of mobile mapping solutions. Developed by 3D Laser Mapping, in partnership with IGI, V-Mapper is a dynamic, vehicle mounted,…

Landmark Navigation Wins Copernicus Masters 2013 for Highly Automated Driving

November 5, 2013 - in Corporate, Transportation

Highly automated vehicles require highly precise and redundant positioning and navigation systems in order to stay on track. With an innovative approach designed to meet this need through landmark-based navigation, Hartmut Runge from the Earth Observation…