Unique, scientific and flexible solutions for the agriculture industry

Food security is a growing concern in Africa. Predictions show that climate change will have massive negative impacts on especially maize crops. With half of the population growth between now and 2050 being predicted in Africa we have to shift our focus to more efficient and sustainable farming. GeofarmSA, a subsidiary of geospatial solutions company […]

New field solutions for all survey applications

Earlier this year Trimble announced their new TSC7 Controller and Access 2018 specialised field software solution. Defining the next generation of data collection and computing for mobile workers, this solution is set to drastically increase productivity in all survey applications. Redesigned from the ground up, the Trimble TSC7/Access 2018 combination of hardware and software unleashes […]

Thermal leak detection to avoid tailing dam disasters

Detecting tailing dam problems before they occur can prevent catastrophic events and avoid failure costs. Rocketmine’s thermal leak detection solution offers a way to do this. There are an estimated 3500 active tailings dams around the world, and as of 2000 there were two to five known “major” failures (about 0,1%) annually and 35 “minor” […]

New series large format printer for technical applications

HP’s new DesignJet Z Printer series offers innovative large format technologies with high image quality and fast, simple output for impactful graphics and technical applications. HP’s DesignJet Z6 and Z9+ Printer series, both available in 61 and 112 cm formats, offers a premium option with onboard vertical trimmer for fast and efficient production. The DesignJet […]

Creating a single geospatial source of truth for South Africa

Geospace, a digital aerial imagery service provider and Hexagon Geospatial Premium Partner, uses Hexagon’s powerful GeoCompressor software to create and maintain a single seamless (ECW) digital mosaic of the country utilising the imagery from the Chief Directorate: National Geo-spatial Information’s (CD: NGI) annual aerial survey programme. The company’s customers – including the CD: NGI, the […]

Blast design package improves controlled blasts

Tried and true to its purpose is what makes the Carlson Quarryman Pro laser scanner and its blast design package – which includes the rugged Quarryman, Boretrak, and blast design software – not only popular, but also highly efficient for use in quarries and mines around the world. First developed in the 1980s, the Quarryman […]