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Hexagon and Huawei partner to deliver smart city solutions

Hexagon AB, a global provider of information technologies that drive productivity and quality across geospatial and industrial enterprise applications, announced a strategic partnership with Huawei, a global leader in information and communications technology (ICT) solutions, to deliver smart city solutions. With the majority of the world’s population living in cities, safety and infrastructure challenges are at...
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Integrating technology for safer, more efficient mines

Hexagon Mining takes integration to another level this month as it begins field trials of a product that embeds its SAFEmine collision avoidance system (CAS) into its Leica Jigsaw fleet management system (FMS). The Leica Jigsaw 2.07 FMS, due for Q4 release, will help create safer, more efficient mines. In a single system, dispatchers will...
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Rapidlasso receives “Green Asia Award” at ACRS 2015

At the Asian Conference on Remote Sensing 2015 (ACRS 2015) held in Manila, rapidlasso GmbH was honored with the "Green Asia Award" by the Chinese Society of Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing (CSPRS). This award is given to a paper that directs Asia towards a greener future using remote sensing technology. This year's award commends rapidlasso...
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Bluesky Aerial Laser Survey set to Reveal Hidden Iron-Age Archaeology

LiDAR is being employed to reveal the hidden archaeology of an Iron-Age hill settlement in Lancashire, England. Visually, the archaeological features are very difficult to see, but the Bluesky laser survey, commissioned by the Morecambe Bay Partnership, is expected to reveal previously undiscovered details of the settlement at Warton Crag. Identified as an important ‘Heritage at...
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