Rugged solutions provider appoints technical support manager

Juniper Systems, a manufacturer of ultra-rugged handheld computers and provider of field data collection solutions, has recently announces a new technical support manager role for the EMEA region, to which it appointed Andy Cray. In this position, Cray will provide support to customers with hardware and software, particularly when they are transitioning from other rugged […]

High performance IMU for demanding data collection

SBG Systems released its Horizon IMU, a FOG-based high-performance inertial measurement unit (IMU) designed for demanding surveying applications such as high-altitude data collection, or mobile mapping in very dense areas such as urban canyons. The new release completes the company’s Navsight Land/Air Solution, which is a ready-to-use inertial navigation solution dedicated to surveyors for mobile […]

Anti-drone technology enters African market

US company Department 13 has licenced Skydrone to represent its Mesmer anti-drone product in the growing African market. Mesmer is a patented drone mitigation solution which is low power, non-jamming, non-line of sight, and non-kinetic. It provides a safe and effective method of protecting personnel and infrastructure from dangerous drones. The technology prevents drones from […]

Formation-flying microsatellites for RF detection

Space Flight Laboratory (SFL) has successfully launched three formation-flying microsatellites built by SFL under contract to Deep Space Industries for HawkEye 360 Inc. The microsatellites were launched into low Earth orbit on 3 December 2018. The Pathfinder microsatellites will detect and geolocate radio frequency (RF) signals from VHF radios, maritime radar systems, automatic identification system […]

Funding drives digital twin technology expansion

NavVis, an indoor spatial intelligence solutions provider for enterprises, has closed a new funding round, raising $35,5-million. The new funds will be used to accelerate its growth in the global enterprise market, where demand for indoor spatial intelligence solutions is being driven by the rapid adoption of digital twin technology. Digital twin technology is increasing […]

Launch of compact GNSS module

Septentrio launched its mosaic high precision GNSS receiver module. Despite its compact size (31 x 31 x 4 mm), the mosaic module supports more than 30 signals from all six GNSS constellations, L-band and various satellite-based augmentation systems. As a multi-band module tracking all GNSS satellites in view it is also designed to support future […]

Drone package update brings safety improvements

Wingtra Release 1.9 comes with a multilingual interface, a rugged Samsung Tab Active2 tablet and flight behaviour advances improving takeoff safety. Wingtra gives customers the option to upgrade their tablet to a Samsung Tab Active2. This rugged business-class tablet was designed for harsh work environments like construction or surveying sites. It is water and dust […]