Application specific UAVs for sub-Saharan Africa

Optron is now offering Microdrones unmanned aerial mapping solutions which will provide benefits and cost savings to clients who are looking for a professional multirotor drone/UAV solution. The UAVs with its interchangeable payloads and integrated workflows for different applications will benefit clients in various sub-Saharan industries. By pairing robust drones with quality sensors, the UAVs […]

Ride-share fleets to map cities globally

Mobileye Aftermarket announced a series of partnerships and collaborations with ride-share fleets, municipalities and government administrations that will enable the mapping of city streets around the world, including London and New York, through the deployment of Mobileye 8 Connect in thousands of for-hire vehicles. Mobileye 8 Connect is the company’s collision avoidance system powered by […]

Supporting marine survey for global initiative

Fugro is leading the marine survey industry in support of NF-GEBCO Seabed 2030, a global initiative to produce a definitive, high-resolution bathymetric map of the entire world’s ocean floor by the year 2030. The company has committed its support with crowd-sourced bathymetry data, and devised a methodology for collecting valuable high-resolution bathymetry datasets while its […]

Mobile mapping system for large-scale missions

The Trimble MX9 mobile mapping solution combines a vehicle-mounted mobile lidar system, multi-camera imaging and field software for efficient, precise and high-volume data capture for a broad range of mobile mapping applications such as road surveys, topographic mapping, 3D-modeling and asset management. The system captures dense point cloud data along with 360° immersive georeferenced imagery […]

Lightweight compact receiver

The new Pentax G6Ni GNSS base and rover system is designed to meet the needs of today’s surveyors and is based on the manufacturer’s many years of experience in instrument design and construction. The company aims for ease of use, a low cost of ownership and flexibility to accommodate different working environments, and chooses its […]

GNSS manufacturer wins creative contribution award

ComNav Technology won the State Science and Technology Progress Award in high-precision GNSS positioning technology and applications. The award is granted to Chinese citizens and organisations who made creative contributions in technological research and promote high-tech industrialisation. The company has been recognised for its work in core algorithms, featured applications in high-precision GNSS applications, especially […]