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GeoMax updates Zenith35 Pro firmware Posted on 08 Feb 2017 in the Survey categories.

GeoMax has updated the firmware on its Zenith35 Pro GNSS receiver, which was introduced in November 2016. The update is for NovAtel’s OEM7 Measurement Engine built into the receivers. Update OM7MR0102SN0005... Read more»

Oregon moves to tablets for no-stake 3D Posted on 08 Feb 2017 in the From the Magazine & Latest News & Survey categories.

The Oregon Department of Transportation (ODOT) is embracing the growing trend in highway construction to go “stakeless” and push to full 3D design. With more contractors using automated machine guidance... Read more»

Railway in France to test GNSS for train control Posted on 08 Feb 2017 in the Featured Stories & Latest News & Transportation categories.

A region in France is working with SNCF (the French National Railway Company) to foster the emergence of new solutions — including GNSS technologies — for the operation and control of... Read more»

Handheld launches rugged Windows tablet Algiz 8X Posted on 08 Feb 2017 in the Latest News & Mobile & Survey categories.

Handheld Group, a manufacturer of rugged mobile computers and tablets, has launched the Algiz 8X ultra-rugged tablet computer. The Algiz 8X is built for field workers who require a powerful,... Read more»

Navilock’s new GNSS receivers use u-blox untethered dead reckoning Posted on 08 Feb 2017 in the Latest News & Mobile & Product Showcase & Transportation categories.

The untethered 3D dead-reckoning GNSS module NEO-M8U by u-blox is at the core of Navilock’s new GNSS receiver series for service vehicles. The new portfolio will enable retrofitting of dead-reckoning and untethered dead-reckoning... Read more»

Fieldbook designed for workflow in industrial environments Posted on 08 Feb 2017 in the Mobile & Product Showcase categories.

The new Fieldbook F60 from Logic Instrument is a smartphone designed to optimize the workflow in industrial environments. Logic Instrument is a French manufacturer of professional mobility solutions. The Fieldbook F60... Read more»

Topcon GNSS receiver integrates with range of applications Posted on 08 Feb 2017 in the Latest News & OEM & Product Showcase categories.

Topcon Positioning Group has released a new modular GNSS receiver system, the MR-2. The system combines all current and planned constellation tracking with a comprehensive set of communication interfaces to... Read more»

Spirent highlights GNSS threats at cybersecurity conference Posted on 07 Feb 2017 in the GNSS & Latest News categories.

Spirent Communications plc will demonstrate its expanded focus on security at the cybersecurity RSA Conference 2017, held in the Moscone Center in San Francisco Feb. 13–17. In a classroom session, Spirent positioning... Read more»