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Septentrio RTK Receivers Power DigPilot 3D Machine Guidance Posted on 04 Feb 2015 in the Latest News & Receiver Design & Survey categories.

DigPilot, a Norwegian supplier of surveying equipment and instruments for building and construction, has developed a flexible 3D machine guidance system based on Septentrio’s AsteRx2eH OEM GNSS receivers. AsteRx2eH is... Read more»

Handheld Makes Algiz 10X Rugged Tablet More Powerful Posted on 04 Feb 2015 in the Featured Stories & Latest News & Survey categories.

Handheld Group is upgrading its Algiz 10X tablet. With the upgrade, the rugged tablet for field professionals now features the Windows 8.1 Pro operating system, which is downgradable to Windows 7. Windows 8.1 Pro... Read more»

Hemisphere GNSS Introduces Tiny High-Accuracy GPS Compass Posted on 03 Feb 2015 in the Latest News & Transportation categories.

Hemisphere GNSS is offering the Vector V104, a tiny high-accuracy, dual-receiver GPS compass and the latest addition to its precise heading and positioning product line. “Our Vector V104 provides an astonishing level of... Read more»

Trimble Offers Fleet Management App for Concrete Industry Posted on 03 Feb 2015 in the Survey categories.

Trimble has introduced Trimble TrimView Direct, a mobile application that leverages existing real-time data collected by Trimble’s TrimFleet Suite for the ready-mix concrete industry. Trimble has teamed with development partner, BCMI, to expand... Read more»

Vodafone MachineLink 3G Plus Advances M2M Adoption Posted on 03 Feb 2015 in the LBS/Wireless categories.

NetComm Wireless Limited and Vodafone have added the Vodafone MachineLink 3G Plus to the Integrated M2M Terminals range, offering an alternative for unconnected machines that need a larger selection of... Read more»

Automated Pile Driver from Orteco Uses Altus APS-U for Machine Control Posted on 03 Feb 2015 in the Latest News & Machine Control/Ag categories.

Orteco, a specialized manufacturer of pile driving machines based in northern Italy, has introduced a series of robotic pile drivers using APS-U GNSS RTK receivers from Altus Positioning Systems. The... Read more»

Sokkia Introduces ‘Reimagined’ Field Receiver, the GCX2 Posted on 03 Feb 2015 in the Survey categories.

Sokkia has introduced a GNSS integrated receiver designed for lightweight and convenient field operation — the GCX2. “Nicknamed ‘the bullet’, the GCX2 exemplifies a completely reimagined approach to receiver design that... Read more»

Air Force Orders Two More GPS III Satellites Posted on 02 Feb 2015 in the GNSS News categories.

The United States Air Force plans to order two more GPS III satellites from contractor Lockheed Martin, according to SpaceNews. Lockheed Martin is under contract to build eight GPS III satellites, with the... Read more»