Surveying reaches new heights in New Zealand

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Julian from GNS Science, a New Zealand company who uses Trimble technology, has been tackling some of NZ’s most treacherous mountain terrain to gather information on the changing height Mt Cook. Julian, and his team of mountain guides, surveyors and university professors, used Trimble R10 measurements and computer modelling to determine the mountains current height which had not been measured for over 22 years.

Read all about Julian’s adventure and the group’s findings in his blog.

Australia’s first certified UX5 trainers

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We’re excited to say, our team is now officially certified to provide training, demonstrations  and produce deliverables with the Trimble UX5 UAV solution. Technical Consultants, Stephen Anthony (NSW) and Simon Sprague (QLD) have successfully completed their Trimble UX5, Aerial Imaging Rover type training which means they’re both able to plan, fly, process and produce deliverables using the UX5.

David Hobby and Bill Farry have also both successfully completed their assessment and are now certified by Trimble to provide UX5 type training. This means we can now offer customers training on the UX5 at our training areas in each state, or on site where the facilities and location are appropriate for training purposes.

We’re currently the only certified trainers for the UX5 in Australia and all of our UAV Technical Consultants are able to provide type training in the Sensefly eBee system.

If you’re interested in a demo or training on either system, give us a call.

Manage your waste and costs with UAVs

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The Business Environment Newtork (BEN) recently spoke with Drew Langford and Bill Farry from our environmental and imaging divisions, about the increasing use of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) for surveying landfills. Landfill operators are beginning to understand how the safer, high accuracy imaging solution can greatly improve their waste management processes. Check out the article that was published in BEN’s magazine, Inside Waste, here.

Say g’day at ISNSW Australia Seminar 2014

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Check out Pete and Josh, our NSW sales guys, and our rocking booth at the Institute of Surveyors NSW Australia Day Seminar 2014 on today in Sydney.

If you’re attending be sure to pop over and discuss your surveying and geospatial needs with the guys. They’re there to answer all your burning solutions questions.