March 9, 2016 3:50 pm | Posted by Lucy

First Trimble UX5 HP Delivery in England to Geocurve

KOREC Group

KOREC, Trimble’s UK distributor, is delighted to announce that Geocurve Ltd, specialist surveyors and Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) operators, have taken delivery of the first Trimble UX5 HP aerial mapping system in England. The UX5 HP will complement Essex-based Geocurve’s existing portfolio of almost a dozen fixed-wing and multi-rotor UAVs, operated by their team of Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) accredited pilots. Geocurve has been involved in several high profile projects in the environmental, quarrying and construction sectors. With its expanding customer base and increased work load, Geocurve has selected the Trimble UX5 HP for its advanced specification and robust weather-resistance…. Read More

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January 28, 2016 11:42 am | Posted by Lucy

New KOREC partnership streamlines CAA accreditation and UAS product training into a single process

KOREC Group

KOREC is delighted to announce that through a new partnership with the Drone Pilot Academy, it will be able to offer a ‘one stop’ Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) training solution for those that wish to undertake consecutive flight training and Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) accredited pilot training courses, all at the same location and all within one week. KOREC is the first company in the UK to streamline this process with the aim of enabling new Trimble and SenseFly UAS users to become safe, efficient and productive in the field from the off. KOREC’s partner, the Drone Pilot Academy, is… Read More

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January 25, 2016 3:56 pm | Posted by Lucy

Kelly Bros first to invest in Trimble MX7 imaging system

KOREC Group

KOREC, is delighted to announce that Kelly Bros, a leading contractor in the road marking industry, has become the first company in the UK and Ireland to invest in a Trimble MX7 imaging system. Released at the end of 2015, the Trimble MX7 can be mounted on a range of vehicles and is the latest addition to Trimble distributor KOREC’s mobile mapping portfolio. An entry level system, it enables users to capture high quality 360-degree, 30 megapixel geo-referenced images at highway speeds through a clear and intuitive use interface. Back at the office, Trimble Trident office software for data capture,… Read More

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August 19, 2015 3:45 pm | Posted by Lucy

KOREC announces KNOW HOW Technology Day dates

KOREC Group

Positioning, Productivity and Innovation KOREC Announces four KNOW HOW Technology Days         KOREC is delighted to announce dates and venues for four KNOW HOW Technology Days in the UK and Ireland. The UK days will be held at the Honourable Artillery Company Museum(HAC) in London on the 22nd September and the Novotel Hotel in Manchester on 24th September. The Irish days will be held at Titanic, Belfast on 29th September and the Carton House Hotel, Maynooth, on 1st October. Positioning, productivity and innovation are three words that underline Trimble’s approach to the geospatial industry and also perfectly… Read More

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December 1, 2014 2:55 pm | Posted by Lucy

Lightning strikes twice!

KOREC Group

Second Vegas win for Irish DIT geomatics student KOREC is delighted to announce that the winner of the worldwide 2014 Trimble geospatial student paper competition is Kevin O’Mahony, a BSc Geomatics student at the Dublin Institute of Technology (DIT) in Ireland. Kevin is the second DIT student to win this prestigious award following on from the success of David Hyland in 2012. Both students submitted their papers under the supervision of Dr. Audrey Martin, Chair of the MSc in Geospatial Engineering. Kevin’s successful paper was a 1500 word analysis of the achievable accuracies from online Precise Point Positioning (PPP) Post-Processing… Read More

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October 20, 2014 3:37 pm | Posted by Lucy

KOREC expands mobile spatial imaging portfolio with Trimble MX2

KOREC Group

KOREC is delighted to announce the latest addition to its mobile spatial imaging portfolio, the Trimble MX2. The Trimble MX2 is an easy to use vehicle-mounted spatial imaging system which combines high resolution laser scanning and precise positioning to collect geo-referenced point clouds and 360° images for multiple applications. The system is available with one or two laser heads with the dual head system using a ‘butterfly’ LiDAR configuration to minimise shadowing. Both variants come with the option of a 360° camera. The system is characterised by its flexibility and can be operated by a single user. It offers a… Read More

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March 12, 2014 3:31 pm | Posted by Lucy

Highways Agency invests in 100+ Trimble VRS licenses

KOREC Group

The Highways Agency has renewed the real-time RTK correction service that it provides to the police and KOREC is delighted to announce that this resource will now be delivered via 100+ Trimble VRS Now licenses. Trimble VRS Now delivers centimeter level accuracy on demand, anywhere in the UK, and will enable the Police to use their GNSS receivers quickly, easily and accurately. With instant access to reliable, real-time corrections in the field, Police Collision Investigation Units will be equipped to efficiently survey incidents reducing congestion and getting traffic moving again in the fastest possible way. Georgina Lawrence, Highways Agency Project… Read More

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February 20, 2014 3:40 pm | Posted by Lucy

KOREC launches K-Mobile data collection software

KOREC Group

First mobile mapping software release from new KOREC in-house software division KOREC has launched K-Mobile. New, easy to use and fully customisable, K-Mobile data capture software has the capability to run on all Trimble Windows Mobile hardware platforms including the Trimble Yuma tablet and the newly launched Trimble Geo7X handheld. K-Mobile is the result of KOREC’s 15 years of mapping software development experience combined with extensive customer research. Both software set-up and field use have been simplified to shorten learning curves and enable faster mobilisation of work forces.  Forms are easily customisable and can be as simple or as complex… Read More

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January 6, 2014 3:22 pm | Posted by Lucy

KOREC expands geospatial offering with launch of in-house software development

KOREC Group

The KOREC Group has announced the formation of a new division dedicated to software development.  This in-house capability will enable KOREC to customise Trimble solutions to meet specific customer requirements and applications. The division will assist with a wide range of requests under the geospatial banner from GIS workflows and integrations, to Trimble Access modifications, to processing scan data from Trimble’s mobile geospatial system, the MX8. Emphasis will be placed on productivity and reflect KOREC’s extensive knowledge of the geospatial industry in the UK and Ireland. For example, full use will be made of the wide range of free data… Read More

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August 7, 2013 3:39 pm | Posted by Lucy

KOREC Technology Roadshow dates announced

KOREC Group

Data – it’s the Future KOREC announces September Technology Roadshow dates KOREC is delighted to announce a series of nationwide Technology Roadshows with the theme ‘Data – it’s the Future’. With a strong emphasis on how geospatial professionals can differentiate themselves, diversify and offer value added deliverables, each roadshow will include the latest technology updates on a full range of KOREC geospatial solutions, from laser scanning and monitoring to digital data capture and imaging. The handling of the different data formats generated by these solutions will be a key topic. The days will also include UAV demonstrations (excluding the Maidstone… Read More

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