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Trimble buys Ashtech; What can we expect

The news has not been very surprising, in these times that large companies buy their competitors, merge and disintegrate into pieces; but without a doubt we are led to believe that it could happen with the company that manufactured the equipment we used or were planning to acquire. To me…

INPOSITION Magazine

This is the name of a digital magazine published by the regional representation companies in Europe of Sokkia and Topcom, based in the Netherlands. Edited in Dutch and English simultaneously, with the slogan "Magazine for positioning professionals", its content goes beyond a simple catalog of surveying products ...

Do we occupy a total robotic station?

A few days ago we had a pleasant conversation with a geofumed friend about the use I am now giving to reflectance, and if a robotics would help me in some way to minimize time. Here I summarize part of the talk. What we call robotic station. In short, it's a team that has a ...

Municipal cadastre, which method is appropriate

Several years of cadastre, and this question is very common always. Which method is better to do cadastre? We admit that this is not a recipe, because there are different conditions that must be taken into account and each method can have opposite variables in different territories. So to light up the post, let's chew some aspects ...

Testing the Promark3 ... only photos

Passed the course that I had spoken to you, we were doing tests between the GPS Magellan Promark3, Mobile Mapper 6. Interestingly, in the Survey mode you can form a network, with which the post-processing is done not only from a single computer. Under these conditions you could have precisions of 2 centimeters in times ...

The Promark 3 GPS, first impression

I have already removed these toys from the box, in a week we will do a training to see how they work. For now, I have barely seen the videos and some of their attributes. Ancestors of the Promark 3. In this same line, previously there were and there are the last: The Mobile Mapper Pro, a nice toy that was around ...

GPS Mobile Mapper 6, Capture data

The Mobile Mapper 6 is the generation that came to replace the CX and Pro, which previously produced Magellan. Today we will see how to capture data in the field. 1 Basic configurations To capture data, the team must have installed the Mobile Mapping software, which comes with the discs when purchasing the equipment and ...