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12 Things you never knew about Galileo satellites

Europe’s Galileo satellite navigation system is providing the world’s most precise positioning services, but the satellites at its heart are surprisingly compact, and dependent...

Topcon announces MC-Max machine control solution

Topcon Positioning Group has announced its MC-Max machine control solution. Based on its MC-X machine control platform, and backed by Sitelink3D — the company’s real-time, cloud-based data...

Emlid announces NTRIP Caster for Private RTK Networks

Emlid released an enterprise version of its NTRIP caster—Emlid Caster Pro. The advanced caster for commercial use is able to connect dozens of base...

Fugro Delivers Seabed Geodata, Employs Wind Lidar Buoys

Fugro has completed a geotechnical site characterization project for DRA Global as part of the proposed expansion of the port of Richards Bay in South Africa.DRA Global...

Senceive Launches Latest Wireless Sensor: NanoMacro

Wireless condition monitoring technology company Senceive has expanded its range of smart movement sensors with the launch of a new tilt meter - the...

EGNOS Locator To Make Train Management Systems Safer In Europe

Europe’s Certifiable Localisation Unit (CLUG) with GNSS in the railway environment has moved the continent towards a cost-efficient train tracking solution based on satellite...

The US Army Funds Project for Ground Vehicle Navigation in GPS-denied Terrain

The U.S. Army Research Lab awarded the University of Central Florida a $4.5 million grant to develop a smart, computer vision-based navigation system for...

IEEE’s PNT Standard

Accurate and reliable positioning, timing and navigation (PNT) technologies, such as GNSS technologies have become “invisible utilities” that enable many critical applications, including the electric...

Webinar: Fast Volume Computation Of Stockpiles In Steelworks

Steelworks are complex realities facing several challenges. One of these is the volume computation of material stockpiles, now a day necessary to satisfy the...

GNSS Software Defined Radio Metadata Standard Published

The GNSS Software Defined Radio Metadata Standard document has been published in NAVIGATION: Journal of the Institute of Navigation’s Spring 2021 issue, Volume 68,...