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Encouraging collaboration and education to close the European skills gap
Encouraging collaboration and education to close the European skills gap

July 4, 2019

It’s no secret that the construction sector is experiencing a severe skills shortage across Europe. Digitalisation, the transition towards a greener economy and demographic changes have all increased this gap. According to the Skills for Jobs Database by the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD), at least 80 million workers in Europe are mismatched in terms of qualifications.[1] With the UK’s exit from the European Union set for the 31st October, existing issues are amplified by the uncertainty of labour flow across Europe. It has therefore never been more pressing to find a practical solution.  

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TOPCON LAUNCHES NEW GTL-1000 AT DIGITAL CONSTRUCTION SUMMIT
TOPCON LAUNCHES NEW GTL-1000 AT DIGITAL CONSTRUCTION SUMMIT

June 26, 2019

The fourth industrial revolution, the National BIM roadmap and the adoption of digital technologies were among the topics discussed at the Construction Industry Federation (CIF) Digital Construction Summit at Croke Park, Dublin, recently.  

The annual event was even more exciting for Topcon Positioning Ireland this year though, as we exclusively launched our new vertical construction device to the Irish market. The GTL-1000 is already transforming entire workflows on site by reducing a typical scan and analysis task down to just a few hours.

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Golf course hits a hole in one for course management in extreme weather
Golf course hits a hole in one for course management in extreme weather

December 13, 2018

As Ireland enjoyed one of the hottest summers for 40 years, the heat had an unexpected benefit for agronomist, Ronan Brannigan at the six golf courses he manages around Dublin, Meath and Louth. 

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TOPCON CELEBRATES SKILLS IN IRISH CONSTRUCTION EXCELLENCE AWARDS
TOPCON CELEBRATES SKILLS IN IRISH CONSTRUCTION EXCELLENCE AWARDS

December 20, 2017

Topcon Ireland is sponsoring the Third Level Course – Postgraduate, Special Purpose or Distance Learning category at the Irish Construction Excellence Awards 2018 as part of our ongoing commitment to support training and development in the industry.

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Blog - Smoothride technology takes off at Frankfurt Airport
Blog - Smoothride technology takes off at Frankfurt Airport

September 29, 2017

Our new SmoothRide system has recently helped pull off a full revamp of Frankfurt Airport’s notoriously busy airstrip, Runway West, in just five days.

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Topcon announces new web-based service for mass data processing software
Topcon announces new web-based service for mass data processing software

September 26, 2017

Topcon Positioning Group announces a new web-based service for integration with the MAGNET® Collage desktop mass data processing software — MAGNET Collage Web.

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Topcon announces new advanced features in deformation monitoring system
Topcon announces new advanced features in deformation monitoring system

September 26, 2017

Topcon Positioning Group announces updates to its Delta Solutions deformation monitoring system including software management improvements and advanced modular configurations.

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Topcon announces upgrade to SmoothRide data collection software
Topcon announces upgrade to SmoothRide data collection software

September 26, 2017

Topcon Positioning Group announces an update to its data collection software for the SmoothRide™ resurfacing workflow solution.

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Blog: Can BIM Help Address the Challenges Facing Irish Construction?
Blog: Can BIM Help Address the Challenges Facing Irish Construction?

September 8, 2017

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Blog: Revolutionising surveys with mobile mapping
Blog: Revolutionising surveys with mobile mapping

September 1, 2017

In our latest blog, Mat Kellett – UAS & OEM product manager at Topcon - explores how LandScope Engineering Ltd, a surveying and geospatial engineering provider, has introduced the IP-S3 mobile mapping system into its survey workflows to expand its portfolio.

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