Author: Janine

TOPCON SHOWCASES LATEST IN AUTOMATED GEOSPATIAL TECHNOLOGY AT GEO BUSINESS

Topcon launched the Intersection of Infrastructure and Technology campaign last year, which is focused on supporting the industry to evolve working methods and embrace technology, to meet the growing demands for creating and maintaining the world’s infrastructure. This was the focus for Topcon at GEO business 2018. Part of bringing this vision to life included a…
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TOPCON CONTINUES GROWTH OF GEOMATICS TEAM

In line with growing demands for geomatics systems across the UK, Topcon Positioning GB has expanded its team with the appointment of two new business development managers. Gareth Hughes joins the south west team while Levi Sookram-Brown will be working across the south east. Gareth joins the Topcon team with more than 14 years’ experience in…
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Trimble Introduces New Spectra Precision Green Beam Laser Tools for Interior Construction

SUNNYVALE, Calif., April 30, 2018—Trimble (NASDAQ: TRMB) announced today two new green beam lasers that are part of its industry-leading line of layout tools for commercial construction professionals. Robust, automatic self-leveling lasers with high-visibility green laser beams, the Spectra Precision® LT52G and LT58G are designed for use in a wide variety of interior construction applications.…
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TOPCON CONTINUES COMMITMENT TO CLOSING THE SKILLS GAP WITH SURVEY SCHOOL

As members and supporters of The Survey Association (TSA), Topcon GB & Ireland has been working with The Survey School, the UK’s only commercial survey training centre, to ensure students are trained on the latest cutting-edge geopositioning technology. Home to the TSA Surveying course, The Survey School provides practical training to new entrants and those with…
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INSPIRING THE NEXT GENERATION OF ENGINEERS: TOPCON AND AUTODESK AT BIM SHOW LIVE

Topcon GB & Ireland recently joined Autodesk on its stand at BIM Show Live 2018. In our latest blog, Andy Clifton, Geospatial Application Engineer at Topcon, talks about helping students understand how digital technologies are revolutionising the way we build. BIM Show Live brings together the latest developments in digital technology, and offers two full days…
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INCREASE WORKFLOW EFFICIENCY WITH TOPCON’S LATEST GNSS DEAL

We’re offering a discounted package on our GNSS technology purchased before 31st March. The two package deals will give surveyors and engineers the opportunity to increase workflow efficiency through faster and easier data capture that’s more streamlined between site and office. Each package bundle includes advanced GNSS receivers, designed to use antennas and satellites to determine the exact location…
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TRACK ACCESS USES TOPCON TECHNOLOGY TO HELP REVOLUTIONISE PROCESSES

In our latest blog, Martin Davies from Track Access Services, explains how the latest laser scanning systems from Topcon are helping to revolutionise planning and construction processes. At Track Access, we supply a variety of digital support services to the transport industry, with one segment of our work supporting railway driver training and redevelopment. We do this while…
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Trimble Introduces New Pipe Laser with Green Beam for Utility Construction

Compact, Tough, Smart and Ultra-Visible Pipe Laser SUNNYVALE, Calif., Jan. 23, 2018—Trimble (NASDAQ: TRMB) introduced today a new green Dialgrade® laser for the installation of gravity flow pipelines—the Spectra Precision® DG613G pipe laser. The DG613G, with an ultra-visible green beam, has the same compact design and features as the DG613. The laser’s short length is…
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Radiodetection’s PCMx: faster pipeline surveys with simultaneous data gathering

Radiodetection’s new Pipeline Current Mapping system measures and records current attenuation and voltage gradient data simultaneously alongside depth of cover and GPS positional data to make pipeline surveys faster. Early detection of coating defects on pipelines prevents corrosion damage, saving costs on pipeline repairs and replacement. In 1997 Radiodetection, working with industry partners, invented the…
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BRINGING BIG DATA TO LIFE: EXPLORING MAGNET COLLAGE THROUGH IMMERSIVE VR

Sharing and working collaboratively on big data is one of the toughest challenges the geospatial industry face. How do you bring to life the information which has been collected and make it meaningful and accessible to all involved in a project? At this year’s Intergeo event in Berlin, Topcon is showcasing how virtual reality can be…
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