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Trimble Debuts Rapid Positioning System to Simplify Layout for Building Contractors

Trimble has introduced the Trimble Rapid Positioning System, a simplified layout solution for building construction professionals. It enables contractors to record and find positions for layout points, including foundation layout, anchor bolts, walls, ceilings and hangers.

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STAR*NET’s Latest Version Earns Top Marks From Users

For most surveying projects, speed, efficiency and accuracy of measurements are paramount. Since time truly is money in the surveying business, the goal is to reduce random error inherent in survey measurements.

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New Modeling, Mine Planning Tools in Maptek Vulcan 9.1

Maptek Vulcan 9.1 delivers widespread improvements to the flagship modeling and mine planning product. Standout new features are Gantt Scheduler for underground operations, Level Designer for stope access design and enhancements to Implicit Modelling.

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Archer 2 Provides Energy-Efficient Parking Meters

Juniper systems’ Archer 2 rugged handheld is utilized by POM Incorporated (POM) to provide innovative, energy-efficient parking meter solutions.

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GSI Scout

GeoSpatial Innovations, Inc. recently announced that their storm damage assessment software, GSI Scout, is now supported on any mobile device using HTML5 and through a native iOS application.

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Leica GeoMoS Now

LEICA GEOSYSTEMS launched Leica GeoMoS Now!, a web-based application that enables on-the-go visualization and analysis of structural and ground movement monitoring data.

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Using 3D Modeling to Facilitate Design of King’s Cross Station

John McAslan + Partners Uses 3D Modeling to Facilitate Design of King’s Cross Station

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Nottingham Streetcar Extension Relies on Leica Technology

New streetcar routes in Nottingham will provide more people with access to clean, convenient and comfortable public transportation.

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Leica GeoMoS Now! Web-Based Application With Real-Time Access

Leica Launches New Web-Based Application

 Leica Geosystems launches Leica GeoMoS Now!, a new web-based application that enables on-the-go visualization and analysis of structural and ground movement monitoring data. 

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Visual Intelligence's iOne Software Sensor Tool Kit Architecture

Visual intelligence announced that its iOne Software Sensor Tool Kit Architecture (iOne STKA) is available for purchase or licensing by manufacturers of Unmanned Airborne Vehicles (UAVs) that want to deliver an integrated UAV/geospatial imaging solution to customers. 

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HxGN Live

More than 3,500 attendees from more than 70 countries attended HxGN Live, the annual Hexagon AB user conference, at the MGM Grand Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas on June 3-6. About 450 keynotes and panel discussions were held, and several companies from around the world exhibited their geospatial products. Here are a few snapshots from the event.


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2015 January

In this January 2015 issue of POB, we take a look at integrated technologies that provide real-time 3D measurements of a Brisbane construction site.

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Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS)

With the unmanned aerial system (UAS) presence growing in surveying, you will in 2015:
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