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Trimble Announces Land-Based 3D Piling Application for Mixed Fleets Posted on 31 Jul 2014 in the Built Structures & Construction & Government News & Machine Control & Machine Control/AG News & OEM News & Survey & Survey News & Surveying & Utilities categories.

Trimble has introduced the DPS900 Piling System, a dedicated land-based 3D machine control system for a variety of piling machine makes and models. The accuracy of the system allows piling contractors to increase... Read more»

Mobile Location Data Accuracy Group to Develop Guidelines Posted on 31 Jul 2014 in the Indoor Positioning & Latest News & LBS/Wireless News & Maps & Services & OEM News & Personal Navigation & Personal Tracking & Social Networking & Advertising categories.

The Mobile Marketing Association (MMA), a global trade association for the mobile marketing industry, is forming a Mobile Location Data Accuracy Group. The focus of the group will be to eliminate any confusion... Read more»

GigOptix Offers GNSS RF Receiver with Dual-Mode, High Linearity, Low Power Posted on 31 Jul 2014 in the Latest News & Machine Control & Machine Control/AG News & Marine & OEM News & Precision Ag & Road & Survey & Survey News & Surveying & Transportation News categories.

GigOptix, Inc., is making available samples of its newest GNSS RF receiver for road, maritime, agriculture and surveying applications. GigOptrix is a supplier of advanced high speed semiconductor components for use... Read more»

TeleCommunication Systems Adds 10 U.S. Patents Advancing LBS, Wireless Posted on 31 Jul 2014 in the Latest News & LBS/Wireless News categories.

The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office has issued 10 U.S. patents to TeleCommunication Systems, Inc. during the second quarter of 2014. TCS also received two foreign patents during the quarter. The 10... Read more»

The System: GPS III, Always a New Horizon Posted on 30 Jul 2014 in the The System categories.

First, Lockheed Martin began investigating options for its GPS III payload supply line last year.  Then in June of this year, the U.S. Air Force opened a “sources sought”  initiative... Read more»

Seventh GPS IIF Satellite Lauch Planned for Friday Posted on 29 Jul 2014 in the GNSS News & GPS Modernization & Latest News categories.

The Air Force is set to launch the seventh GPS IIF satellite this Friday. An Atlas V 401 will launch the GPS IIF-7 mission for the U.S. Air Force on Friday, August... Read more»

First Galileo Commercial Service Demonstration with Encrypted Signals Posted on 29 Jul 2014 in the Galileo & GNSS News & Latest News categories.

Galileo’s Early Proof of Concept (EPOC) team has successfully tracked the encrypted Galileo E6-B and E6-C signals broadcast by Galileo satellites. As a result, the Commercial Service loop has been... Read more»

General Dynamics Awarded $25M by Lockheed for GPS III Program Posted on 29 Jul 2014 in the GNSS News & GPS Modernization & Latest News categories.

At least some of the work on GPS III continues along prepared tracks, with the award of a Lockheed Martin contract to General Dynamics for two more satellites’ worth of... Read more»