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Robotic riverbed survey reveals unseen depths Posted on 17 Jan 2017 in the From the Magazine & Mapping & Survey categories.

The Ribble River flowing through Preston in Lancashire, United Kingdom, has hidden depths. “The challenge with rivers is that much of the beauty and interest is hidden from view beneath... Read more»

Sonardyne delivers subsea navigation to McDermott pipelay vessel Posted on 16 Jan 2017 in the Latest News & Transportation categories.

Sonardyne Inc. has supplied acoustically aided inertial navigation technology to McDermott International for its Lay Vessel 108 (LV 108). McDermott is an offshore engineering, procurement, construction and installation company. The Ranger... Read more»

SPAR 3D Expo focuses on Smart Cities, emerging markets, UAVs Posted on 16 Jan 2017 in the Events & Latest News & Mapping categories.

For nearly two decades, SPAR 3D has been the premier vendor-neutral event for the application of 3D technology in industry. But the surge in innovation and commercial uses for 3D... Read more»

SenseFly, Agribotix offer agricultural end-to-end solution Posted on 16 Jan 2017 in the Latest News & Machine Control/Ag & UAV/UGV categories.

Agribotix, drone-enabled agricultural intelligence, has partnered with senseFly, producer of professional fixed-wing drones, to offer a new combined solution optimized for the early identification and troubleshooting of crop issues. It... Read more»

How best to select a GNSS vendor: Reader poll Posted on 12 Jan 2017 in the Latest News & OEM & Opinions categories.

The January reader poll asks you to answer the question: “What are the most important factors to consider in selecting a GNSS vendor?” Answer the poll by Jan. 25 for... Read more»

Iridium constellation provides low-Earth orbit satnav service Posted on 12 Jan 2017 in the GNSS categories.

A strategic alliance announced on Dec. 15 between Orolia and Satelles includes product development and go-to-market activities of positioning, navigation and timing (PNT) solutions provided by the Iridium satellite constellation,... Read more»

Case study: Firms collaborate on product development Posted on 12 Jan 2017 in the From the Magazine & OEM & Survey categories.

Professional GNSS users now expect lightweight, easy-to-use receivers optimized for their particular workflows. Meanwhile, a streamlined manufacturing process means design and production of sophisticated instruments now takes months rather than... Read more»

Second Drone Advisory Committee meeting to be held Jan. 31 Posted on 12 Jan 2017 in the Latest News & UAV/UGV categories.

At its second meeting on Jan. 31 in Reno, Nevada, the Drone Advisory Committee (DAC) will continue to help the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) prioritize its efforts to integrate unmanned... Read more»