Supplying the right tool, for the right application, at the right time

  Afgen was established in 1946 and has proved over the years that it is a consistent, reliable and extremely focussed supplier. The company offers its clients the best quality open-platform solutions and products available in the international arena, together with the technical know-how and back-up for ensuring seamless integration from field to finish. Afgen […]

Versatile mobile mapping for geospatial surveys

  Until the introduction of Trimble’s MX2, few survey companies or departments invested in scanning-based mobile spatial imaging as the high cost of acquiring and operating a mobile surveying system was difficult to justify. Mobile data capture is already making giant inroads into geospatial requirements for a range of industry sectors. These include highway planning […]

Measure it – Manage it!

  Information from GeoSpace International GeoSpace is an undisputed market leader in digital aerial photography, socio-demographic field surveys and census mapping solutions in Africa. Research on stereo digital aerial photography has resulted in significant progress in the development of exciting additional applications for digital mapping cameras that did not exist a decade ago. Mathematical modeling […]

Scanning in motion – ZEB1 handheld mobile 3D laser scanner

  Information from 3D Laser Mapping With its origins in robotics, the ZEB1 handheld mobile 3D laser scanner is revolutionising the mobile mapping sector. The scanner was developed by Australia’s Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO) to meet the need for a balanced combination of accuracy, range, resolution, field of view, operating conditions, cost, […]

Trimble V10 imaging rover – positions from pictures

Information from Trimble The all-new Trimble V10 Imaging Rover with Trimble Vision technology is an integrated camera system that precisely captures 360˚ digital panoramas for efficient visual documentation and measurement of the surrounding environment. Designed for rugged use, the Trimble V10 Imaging Rover is suited to provide site documentation across a variety of applications – […]