Faster access to GIS field data
Topcon has partnered with GeoAge to create a real-time, field-to-office data exchange for GIS. Combining the new hand-held GRS-1 with GeoAge’s FASTXchange server, users can connect to a server, download data forms and upload information, including photos, from the field. No additional hardware is required.
The Topcon GRS-1 features a dual-frequency GNSS receiver, Windows Mobile 6.1 operating system, high-speed processor, digital camera and integrated cellular modem.
GR-3, NET-G3 receive new GPS satellite signal
Topcon Positioning Systems (TPS) engineers have successfully tracked the new L5 signal transmitted from a U.S.-based GPS satellite.
More than four years ago, Topcon announced it had receivers capable of tracking L5 signals. Topcon’s current GR-3 and NET-G3 receivers are L5-capable.
Topcon Positioning Systems (TPS) has been selected by the Beijing Meteorological Bureau (BJMB) to supply continuously operating reference stations (CORS). The stations will be used in the Beijing ground-based GPS-PWV (Precipitable Water Vapor) detection system project.
Topcon will supply 14 sets of Net-G3 CORS receivers and CR-G3 GNSS choke ring antennas.
Expanded GIS sales and support for Texas, Oklahoma and Arkansas
Topcon has partnered with Applied Field Data Systems (AFDS) in Houston to sell and support Topcon GIS solutions in Texas, Oklahoma and Arkansas.
Since 1995, AFDS has specialized in supplying GPS/GIS mapping systems and services to the natural resource, utility, infrastructure, transportation, municipality and environmental services markets.
The PPI Group, Inc., a Topcon Positioning Systems (TPS) distributor located in Portland, Oregon and in Washington state, will exhibit at the Washington State GIS Conference on May 4-6, 2009 in Bellevue, WA.
The event will be held at the Meydenbauer Center.
Topcon Positioning Systems (TPS) has been selected to supply GNSS (Global Navigation Satellite Systems) receivers and software for Shandong Province Continuously Operating Reference Station Network (SDCORS).
Topcon Positioning Systems (TPS) has been selected to supply GNSS (Global Navigation Satellite Systems) receivers for the Crustal Movement Observation Network of China (CMONOC).
Topcon will supply 132 campaign-mode (portable) GNSS CORS receivers and GNSS choke ring antennas for CMONOC.
NVision Solutions is partnering with Topcon Positioning Systems (TPS) to offer a unique, rugged solution to obtain precise data in the aftermath of earthquakes, forest fires, tornadoes, hurricanes and other natural disasters.
Topcon Positioning Systems (TPS) has formed a new partnership with Halltech Corporation to distribute and support Topcon mapping and GIS products in Canada.
Halltech Corporation, located in Guelph, Ontario, specializes in providing GPS solutions for GIS mapping in the fields of environmental and agricultural research, natural resource management, mineral exploration and military applications.
Topcon Positioning Systems (TPS) today announced its remote asset management solution, Topcon Tierra™, has been selected by AGCO Corporation, Your Agriculture Company, (NYSE: AG), a worldwide manufacturer and distributor of agricultural equipment, as its sole global advanced telematics provider. AGCO will market the technology under the AGCONNECT™ brand name.