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Altus Positioning Systems Receives Large Order for GNSS Survey Receivers In Norway

September 14, 2012By

Altus Positioning Systems has been selected by the National Courts Administration of Norway, Land Consolidation Court Division, to provide APS-3G series GNSS survey receivers to modernize its fleet of about 80 receivers. NavSys AS, Altus’ sales representative in Norway, won the tender in a highly competitive bid. “The Land Consolidation Court’s rigorous tests for the selection process were completed in... read more

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Trimble Dimensions 2012

September 14, 2012By

Trimble’s conference will provide insight into how information technology can transform the way surveying, engineering, construction, mapping, GIS, geospatial, utilities and field service management professionals work. It will be held November 5–7, 2012, in Las Vegas, Nevada. read more

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Leica Geosystems Upgrades and Expands SmartNet RTK Network in California

September 7, 2012By

Leica Geosystems Inc. has announced it has significantly upgraded and expanded the coverage of its Leica SmartNet RTK Network in California, making real-time GNSS correction available to 82 percent of the state’s population. A GPS/GLONASS reference station network, Leica SmartNet gives GNSS users access to differential correction for any measurement application without the use of a base station. “Leica Geosystems... read more

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The Business — September 2012

September 1, 2012By

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Geneq Introduces Palm-Sized GPS/GLONASS RTK Receiver for Real-Time Centimeter Accuracy

August 22, 2012By
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Geneq Inc. has launched the SXBlue III GNSS, a palm-sized GNSS RTK receiver that uses both GPS and GLONASS for real-time centimeter accuracy. Via Bluetooth, it brings centimeter accuracy to any smartphone, handheld, tablet, or notebook computer that is Bluetooth-compliant. read more

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J-Shield from JAVAD to Counter Interference

August 21, 2012By

  JAVAD GNSS announces that it has improved its GNSS protection filters, not only to protect the L1 band against all interferences (including LightSquared 10L, 10H and 10R handset), but to protect against all other interferences which may come in any other GNSS band. The company calls its improved filter the J-Shield, and states that it will “help make the... read more

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Trimble Brings Smartphone Look and Feel to a Rugged Handheld Computer

August 21, 2012By

Trimble has introduced the Juno T41 handheld computer, bringing a smartphone-inspired option to industries demanding a rugged field computer for data collection and mobile workforce management. The Juno T41 handheld is a developer-friendly computing device for real-world field conditions, with either Windows Embedded Handheld or Android operating systems, Trimble said. “With the release of the Juno T41, we are providing... read more

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Gakstatter Reports on CGSIC Meeting

August 20, 2012By

GPS World Survey and GIS editor Eric Gaskstatter attended the CGSIC (Civil GPS Service Interface Committee) State and Local Government subcommittee meeting in Seattle August 14, and provided a report in his Survey Scene editorial. read more

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