TORRANCE, Calif. – Altus Positioning Systems announced that it has signed Houston-based HTS Laser & Survey as a new distributor for the company’s surveying products.
Under the distributor agreement,
HTS will market and resell Altus
products, including the company’s flagship APS-3 GNSS RTK receiver as well as
offer product rentals, support and training.
“Altus products are highly reliable, easy to
use, cost-efficient, and meet the needs of surveyors without compromise,” said
Andy Holroyd, president of HTS. “The modular design of Altus’ APS-3 product allows the highest
flexibility in product use to maximize the user’s return on investment. The
excellent quality of Altus
products adds to the strong portfolio of technology we provide to the survey
“As a reputable international
supplier to the onshore and offshore survey marketplace, HTS is a natural fit
for our growing network of key dealers,” said Neil Vancans, CEO and president
of Altus Positioning Systems.
The Altus 136-channel APS-3 is a compact,
lightweight, portable GNSS RTK receiver. It is based on the high-precision
Septentrio multi-frequency AsteRx2e engine. The unit is completely configurable
from the data collector via Bluetooth for either base or rover operation, with
the internal UHF radio or for network rover operation with the internal
quad-band GSM/GPRS modem. Its removable 2-GB SD card enables plug-and-play of
raw data transfer for post processing.
Altus Positioning Systems Signs New Distributor
November 21, 2011