TAG: mobile mapping

TerraGo Edge v3.9 improves mobile GPS data collection

February 8, 2016By

Now available, TerraGo Edge version 3.9 makes it easier for users to connect and manage their mobile workforce with advanced task management workflows. It also extends its open platform with enhancements to enterprise integration features that improve productivity and efficiency. New features in version 3.9 include: Advanced Task Management Workflow: Introducing task push notifications, filtering and new task list view to improve collaboration between management... read more

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Remote GeoSystems and Due North Aviation integrate DVRs for helicopter utility inspections

December 11, 2015By

Remote GeoSystems Inc. and Due North Aviation have successfully implemented the geoDVR Gen2 with a SWESystem 300 gimbal video camera on a Bell Helicopter for airborne utility line inspections, according to a news release from Remote GeoSystems. “The geoDVR is a purpose-built geospatial DVR for the airborne utility and pipeline patrol industry and it shows” said Nathan Kayes, managing member of Due North... read more

GeoMobile Innovations hosts ‘Evaluating the Mobile GIS Landscape’ workshop

November 30, 2015By

Mobile GIS expert GeoMobile Innovations is hosting an Evaluating the Mobile GIS Landscape workshop on Jan. 14, 2016. The inaugural course will provide an extensive overview and best practice assessment for those seeking solutions in an often confusing menu of choices for Mobile GIS. The workshop, which will be conducted via live instruction at GeoMobile’s headquarters in Corvallis, Oregon, will be led by GeoMobile’s... read more

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Capturing Reality Forum

November 23, 2015By

The new Capturing Reality Forum combines the best of SPAR Europe and the European LiDAR Mapping Forum (ELMF) to deliver a unique event focused on the technologies of laser scanning, LiDAR and 3D data capture and modeling. The forum will take place in Salzburg, Austria, Nov. 23-25. The technical committee has issued a call for papers. Interested parties are asked to submit abstracts... read more

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New TIMMS 2 a Maneuverable Indoor Mapper

September 29, 2015By
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Trimble has introduced its next-generation Trimble Indoor Mobile Mapping Solution (TIMMS) that produces fast and accurate maps of difficult-to-navigate indoor spaces and translates them directly into 2D and 3D models of structured interiors. TIMMS 2 is a fusion of technologies for capturing spatial data of indoor and other GNSS denied areas, the company said. It provides both lidar and spherical video, enabling... read more

Mobile Surveying Solutions from Teledyne Optech Shown at INTERGEO 2015

September 9, 2015By
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The latest solutions by Teledyne Optech for the productive and accurate collection of spatial data will be on display at INTERGEO 2015, taking place Sept. 15-17 in Stuttgart, Germany — including a new solution for survey-grade mobile mapping. At booth C4.019 in Hall 4, Teledyne Optech will present the latest addition to its high-powered Optech Lynx mobile survey systems. The new... read more

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Topcon Tech Used to Digitally Preserve Japanese Heritage Site

July 13, 2015By
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Data from Topcon’s participation in the digital preservation of the historic Sogi hydroelectric plant in Japan was unveiled at a special event in Bonn, Germany, in conjunction with the UNESCO World Heritage Committee meetings, held June 15-25. The committee examined proposals to inscribe 36 properties on UNESCO’s World Heritage List. Located in Isa, the Sogi power plant was constructed in 1909.... read more

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Point Grey Adds High-Resolution Model to Grasshopper3 Camera Line

June 25, 2015By
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High-performance digital camera maker Point Grey has added a new 12 MP CCD model to its Grasshopper3 USB3 Vision camera line. With high-resolution CCD image quality, high-dynamic range, and USB 3.0 interface, the Grasshopper3 is suited for a variety of demanding applications including industrial inspection, 3D scanning, microscopy and mobile mapping. The Grasshopper3 GS3-U3-120S6 models are based on color and monochrome versions of... read more

Boundless Releases OpenGeo Suite 4.6 to Improve Performance

May 12, 2015By

Boundless, a provider of spatial IT solutions, has released OpenGeo Suite 4.6, the newest version of its powerful enterprise geospatial software platform. OpenGeo Suite 4.6 is open-source geospatial software that powers web, mobile and desktop maps and applications across large and small organizations. New capabilities and enhancements in Version 4.6 include: Enhanced OpenGeo Suite Composer, which allows anyone to build and... read more

DT Research Rolls out Mapping and GIS Tablets

April 2, 2015By
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DT Research Inc. has launched a new line of rugged tablets with the GNSS modules for surveying and mapping applications. The DT391GS, DT395GS and DT307GS rugged tablets feature integrated high-accuracy GNSS receiver modules with built-in antenna for seamless data capture, the company said. Built to travel and provide reliable operations in the real world, the tablets are designed for field work in mapping, geographic information systems (GIS), and accurate synchronization,... read more