Palm-sized GNSS receiver eases field work

Tersus GNSS has launched the David GNSS receiver for surveyors. The receiver and accessories form a cost-effective solution that delivers high-precision signal reception, integrated in a small and light package. It supports GPS L1/L2, Glonass G1/G2 and BeiDou B1/B2. With this receiver users can take advantages of common platforms such as smart phones, tablets or […]

Survey instrument company acquires construction software company

Topcon, a provider of positioning instruments for survey and construction, through its American subsidiary, has acquired all the outstanding shares of ClearEdge3D, a technology company in the engineering and construction software industry. ClearEdge3D’s EdgeWise software speeds as-built modelling workflows by utilising automated feature extraction algorithms and other patented technologies. Its Verity construction verification software compares […]

New rotating laser series for construction

Topcon Positioning Group has announced the latest additions to its RL-H line of self-levelling rotating lasers. The RL-H5 series is designed for high-accuracy and long working range in laser applications for grading, excavating and general construction projects. The new offering includes instruments to support diverse job site demands. The new series offers contractors more operating […]

Platform offers new IoT capabilities 

Software AG has released the latest version of its open, cloud-based Cumulocity IoT platform (Release 9), which builds on its distributed architecture with additional edge processing capabilities. The platform now includes enhanced high availability, multi-cluster deployment options. Additional features include code-free integration of devices supporting Low Power WAN (LPWAN) technologies used for long-term low bandwidth remote monitoring, including Narrowband IoT (NB-IoT), […]

Localised automated concrete documentation

Bentley Systems acquired concrete building design and documentation software company S-Cube Futuretech to cater for the needs of concrete engineering design and documentation software users in India, South East Asia, and the Middle East. S-Cube Futuretech’s applications, including RCDC, RCDC FE, RCDC Plan, and Steel Autodrafter, deliver design and documentation solutions for structural concrete building […]