Tag Archives: gnss

Bad Elf Flex – A Truly Affordable On-demand Accuracy GNSS Receiver

Sponsored by Bad Elf As the saying goes, “accuracy is addictive”. With the convergence of CAD and GIS, accuracy from plan to as-built embodies a critical need. Companies that monitor assets, support compliance needs or manage infrastructure, require systems that support high rigor for geospatial data. In this post, we talk with Larry Fox, Bad...

Dynamic Environment Data Collection

Swift Navigation’s Piksi® Multi is a multi-band, multi-constellation GNSS receiver that supports GPS L1/L2, GLONASS G1/G2, BeiDou B1/B2 and Galileo E1/E5b for RTK measurements and positioning and SBAS for robust sub-meter positioning in non-RTK mode. Critical to the accuracy of—and continuous improvements to—Swift’s receivers is ongoing testing in varying dynamic environments and conditions. This testing...

Weekly xyHt News Links: 06/01/2018

Septentrio launches the AsteRx SB, a compact and ruggedized GNSS receiver Orbit GT exhibits and showcases newest 3D Mapping Portfolio at SPAR 3D & AEC, Anaheim, CA NavVis to present M6 indoor mobile mapping system at SPAR 3D Lidar Market Heading towards 2 Billion Dollars by 2023 Hexagon Positioning Intelligence Introduces PIM7500 for Autonomous Applications...

Weekly xyHt News Links: 05/11/2018

Hemisphere GNSS Announces All-New Rugged Atlas®-Capable UAV GNSS Antenna The smartest flying camera for mapping Juniper Systems celebrates 25 years of business FIG Congress Kicks off in Istanbul SimActive Software Saving Hours for DJI Drone Surveys  

OS 3D GIS Urban Canyon GNSS

Improving GNSS in the Urban Canyon

To prepare you for the this blog post, I wish to point out that I am a geospatial expert and can hold my own around the ins and outs of survey, so going to an event at the Ordnance Survey on “3D mapping for the improvement of GNSS in urban areas” was an eye-opener. You...

Weekly xyHt News Links: 04/13/2018

Trimble Launches Marine Positioning GNSS Receiver Sky Power and 3W-International are Introducing Engine Construction Kits for the First Time at Xponential 2018 Latest YellowScan Lidar System Designed for UAV Surveys  Trimble’s Forensics Solution Enables Efficient Data Collection for Crash and Crime Scene Investigators Topcon Announces New Features Added to Web-based Service for Mass Data Processing...