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 […]

Developing autonomy for commercial survey

Fugro has signed a joint development agreement with L3 ASV, a leader in the field of unmanned and autonomous vessel technology, to create the next generation of autonomous vessels for the commercial survey market. The partnership brings together the expertise of both companies for the joint development of a variety of fit-for-purpose unmanned surface vessels […]

Handheld computer for flexible field data collection

Trimble has launched its Nomad 5 rugged handheld computer, built for tasks such as data collection, asset management and inspections. The flexible, all-in-one device features a streamlined form factor, a 5-inch sunlight-readable touch screen and an Android 8.1 operating system. It is certified to military (MIL-STD-810G) specifications for ruggedness and includes an all-day, user-replaceable battery, […]

Mobile scanner range adds indoor-outdoor flexibility

GeoSlam released its Zeb-Horizon at InterGEO in October 2018, its next generation handheld 3D laser scanner, capable of rapidly capturing intricate indoor and outdoor measurements up to 100 m away. The scanner, which complements the existing ZEB range, is the company’s first new product since its merger with 3D Laser Mapping. Using simultaneous, localisation and […]

Attachable keyboard for rugged tablet

Juniper Systems released an attachable alphanumeric keyboard for its popular Mesa 2 Rugged Tablet. The keyboard provides a full backlit Qwerty keyboard in a one-piece, rugged package, and helps make data entry faster. It has a sleek, lightweight (226 g) design for comfortable all-day use, and is responsive and rugged. Rated IP68 and MIL-STD-810G, it […]