Land & Satellite Surveys is first UK company to invest in Trimble’s next generation R10 GNSS KOREC is delighted to announce that the first of Trimble’s next generation R10 GNNS receivers has been delivered to Land & Satellite Surveys (L&SS) for use on the high profile London Gateway project. The Trimble R10 is the smallest and lightest receiver in its class combining ground breaking technologies including Trimble HD-GNSS for faster and more accurate surveying, Trimble SurePoint™ electronic bubble for focus in one place and Trimble xFill™ which provides RTK coverage during connection outages. London Gateway is being built by the… Read More
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The Summer 2012 issue of Synchronize is available for download now! The latest issue includes: Sir Robert McAlpine on Monitoring KOREC Opinion – Trimble Vision Product Focus – The Trimble M3 Using the FARO Focus3D – Hints and Tips If you’d like a hard copy posted to you, please sign up on the KOREC website.
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The webinar is now available to view online, despite the best efforts of the Friday 13th I.T. Gremlins! Trimble VISION integrates calibrated digital cameras within Trimble total stations. In combination with Trimble Access field software, image and survey data are merged enhancing the surveyor’s productivity. Trimble Business Centre office software overlays survey data on the captured panoramic still images, enabling the surveyor to efficiently document features that were surveyed in the field. Trimble Business Centre also enables the surveyor to make terrestrial photogrammetric observations and compute point coordinates using the Trimble VISION images. This Trimble VISION photogrammetry enables measurement of… Read More
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Don’t miss the Spring issue of Geomatics World’s Engineering Showcase. As well as the lastest technical specs on total stations, GNSS receivers and software, it also features several BIM articles and of course some excellent pieces on KOREC customers. Inside you’ll find the full stories on how the Centre for Ecology & Hydrology made their Trimble Integrated System work for them (also featured on the main front cover shot) and some interesting comment from Brunel Surveys Director, Paul Haydon, on why he decided to invest in FARO’s ground breaking Focus3D laser scanner
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Firmly established in his new role as KOREC’s specialist in rail applications, Matthew Lock has been quick to share his opinions on the rail industry with his first column published in this months issue of GeoConnexion. Matthew will also be presenting at Infrarail in Birmingham, 1-3 May. Full details coming soon.
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KOREC is delighted to announce that Dominic Gregrory has been appointed to the position of Survey Sales Consultant for Lincolnshire, Yorkshire and the North East. Dominic has over 11 years of site based experience in surveying and project management roles and has gained extensive hands-on experience of both GPS and Optical instruments in his previous positions for Halcrow, Jacobs and Tata. Responsible for the sales and hire of the full Trimble range of survey instruments for KOREC, Dominic graduated from Newcastle University in 2000 with a degree in Surveying & Mapping Science and gained his RICS Chartership in 2007. Dominic… Read More
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We are delighted to announce that our new look survey newsletter, Synchronize, has been hitting desks this week. Covering the latest Trimble launches, customer stories, advice from Technical Support and our new ‘Ten Minute Interview’ slot, Synchronize is available as a printed newsletter or as a pdf. Please contact email@example.com if you’d like a copy.
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Halfway through the second day of Trimble Dimensions 2010 in Las Vegas and the KOREC delegation are still standing. We arrived in Vegas on Saturday, a small group made up of KOREC staff and customers looking forward to a three day conference with a bit of sight-seeing thrown in for good measure. The theme for Trimble Dimensions this year is Converge. Connect. Collaborate. Trimble’s President & CEO Steve Berglund opened the conference on Monday using his Keynote address to discuss how organisations can use technology and innovation to create and enable collaboration and that with “intelligent use of information they… Read More
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We are now less than a week away from the live virtual event and conference Infrastructure Now, and KOREC’s virtual stand is having the finishing touches applied today. Registration is free, and the show runs on Wednesday 22nd and Thursday 23rd September. The conference programme provides a chance to hear from leading industry experts involved in UK Infrastructure and with the impending Comprehensive Spending Review and associated 25% cuts looming it aims to deliver some answers to the challenges this presents the industry. Conference Highlights include: Infrastructure specialists from KPMG and Davis Langdon live webinar on the Funding Environment Nuclear… Read More
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At the end of the 3 day GNSS training course run this past week in Huntingdon, a little time was spent going through how to check the optical plumb on the tribrach. We spend a great deal of time making sure that when we establish new control points using GNSS that the processing is done to a high degree of precision. However during the course of the survey the antenna is generally mounted in a tribrach on top of a tripod. It therefore seems sensible that before undertaking a control survey that the circular bubble and optical plumb on the tribrach are tested. These… Read More
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