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Australia drifts away from GNSS measurements Posted on 02 Aug 2016 in the Featured Stories & GNSS & Latest News categories.

Australia is moving north at the rate of approximately 2.75 inches per year, causing it to be out of sync with GNSS positioning by nearly five feet, reports the BBC. Scientists... Read more»

Verizon to acquire fleet management company Fleetmatics Posted on 01 Aug 2016 in the Featured Stories & Latest News & Transportation categories.

Transaction to accelerate Verizon’s position as a provider of fleet and mobile workforce management solutions, companies say Verizon Communications Inc. and Fleetmatics Group PLC have entered into a definitive agreement... Read more»

Launchpad: OEM, UAV and survey/mapping products Posted on 01 Aug 2016 in the Mapping & OEM & Product Showcase & Survey & Transportation & UAV/UGV categories.

OEM Geodetic Antennas For RTK, PPP, and other precision applications The VP6300 is a triple-band antenna for reception of GPS L1/L2/L5, GLONASS G1/G2/G3, BeiDou B1/B2 and Galileo E1/E5a+b (1165MHz to... Read more»

Spirent presented with RIN award for technical achievement Posted on 01 Aug 2016 in the Latest News & OEM categories.

Spirent Communications plc’s Positioning Technology Unit, a company that provides solutions for improving positioning, navigation and timing (PNT) system performance, was yesterday presented with the Royal Institute of Navigation (RIN) Duke... Read more»

Esri and Leica partner to offer GIS/GPS grants to governments Posted on 01 Aug 2016 in the Latest News & Survey categories.

Geographic information system (GIS) provider Esri has partnered with Swiss-based spatial measurement instrument manufacturer Leica Geosystems to encourage innovation of mobile field data collection in government by offering grants totaling $143,250 in goods and services. Projects should... Read more»

Trimble acquires Axio-Net GmbH to reinforce European presence Posted on 01 Aug 2016 in the GNSS & Latest News & Survey categories.

Trimble has acquired Axio-Net GmbH from Airbus Defence and Space. Based in Hannover, Germany, Axio-Net is a provider of GNSS corrections and professional data services serving Germany, the United Kingdom and Benelux.... Read more»

Take part in our rewarding State of the Industry Survey Posted on 01 Aug 2016 in the Featured Stories & Latest News categories.

What are your challenges this year? How are you driving business in today’s economy? What issues are you concerned about? How much accuracy do you require? We want to know, and so does the... Read more»

Intergeo TV: German Association of Surveying (DVW) VP Jens Riecken Posted on 01 Aug 2016 in the Videos categories.

Intergeo TV Career interview: Why should young people opt for a career in geodesy and geoinformation? SPONSORED CONTENT Read more»