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KOREC case study – Willesden Junction Blockade

10 January 2021

Innovation is key when it comes to “Putting the passenger first” The successful 90mph handback of a 400m stretch of the West Coast Mainline during the replacement of Willesden North Junction over Easter has been assisted by the willingness of the S&C South Alliance* to adopt a range of innovative technology during the blockade. This […]

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KOREC case study – Let sleeping bats lie!

4 November 2020

We appreciate that bats have had more than their fair share of publicity lately, but this KOREC case study, recently published in GeoConnexionUK, was just too good to keep to ourselves! We love a story that combines innovative technology with a creative solution and this one certainly fits the bill…..Just how do you produce an […]

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New KOREC case study – let sleeping bats lie!

10 February 2020

Has it really been over 2 years since the launch of the Trimble SX10 Scanning Total Station? We can’t believe it either! However, it’s been particularly interesting over the last year to see the breadth of applications expand so significantly as surveyors and engineers, familiar with the technology, become highly resourceful in the new ways […]

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New KOREC case study – jetty piles

6 January 2020

Undertaking a jetty survey for a large international port on the south coast brings its own unique set of challenges. Brunel Surveys’ Peter Worthington tackles the access difficulties of a twenty-four hour working port, a swaying boat as a base from which to survey, a tiny tidal window and the need to accurately survey the […]

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KOREC in the press – Abseiling with GeoSLAM’s ZEB HORIZON

2 January 2020

The latest issue of Geomatics World is out now and includes another great GeoSLAM story. This time the combination of a ZEB HORIZON and a Trimble SX10 enabled JWG Survey & Engineering to undertake a high-rise hotel cladding survey that had stumped other survey companies. A combination of KOREC advice and technology and JWG experience […]

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New KOREC casestudy – The ‘Big One’

17 October 2019

Brackston Survey used their Trimble SX10 on a recent survey at Blackpool Pleasure Beach. Our thanks to Jake Roper-Fairhurst for providing the information for this case study. Project synopsis:  Project: Scanning Blackpool’s ‘Big One’ roller coaster for a 44m track replacement project.  System: Trimble SX10 and Trimble Business Center.  Challenges: All day rain; ensuring a […]

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KOREC in the press – Rail Engineer

9 September 2019

It’s been our rail story of the year – the successful 90mph handback of a 400m stretch of the West Coast Mainline during the replacement of Willesden North Junction. The success of this project was assisted by the willingness of the S&C South Alliance to adopt a range of innovative technology during the blockade including […]

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New KOREC casestudy

11 July 2019

Combining Trimble SX10 and ZEB-HORIZON data for a high-rise facade survey Our latest casestudy looks at the new level of service on offer from KOREC hire. Working closely with the customer, Jake Gaskell of JWG, KOREC Hire was able to come up with a solution designed to tackle a high-rise survey with very limited access […]

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KOREC Rail Opinion – Why scanning can be an ideal solution

24 June 2019

With 20 years of experience working with KOREC’s rail customers, our Rail and Monitoring Business Area Manager Matthew Lock, knows that one of the biggest drivers behind the take up of technology on rail projects is the need for productivity. Matthew uses this piece to run through the advantages that the different methods of scanning […]

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KOREC in the press – Monitoring

3 June 2019

Great to see Geomatics World featuring our latest KOREC Trimble SX10 case study on the front page of the May/June issue! Our thanks to The Greenhatch Group Engineering Manager, Jordan Knight, for providing the information for this story on the monitoring of the rugged and beautiful area around the site of the new Tintagel bridge. […]

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KOREC in the press – Innovation with the SX10

11 April 2019

The April issue of CES magazine features our casestudy on the SX10 done in partnership with Paul Henzell of the Three Sixty Group. It looks at their resourceful approach to bringing consistency to above and below the ground surveys using the Trimble SX10 Read the piece here.

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Traverse – second issue out now

27 March 2019

Can it really be 6 months since we launched the first issue of Traverse, our new newsletter dedicated to all things geospatial in Ireland and Northern Ireland? Our second issue is packed full of great information including four new products, new case studies and views on the SX10 plus a KOREC Opinion piece from KOREC […]

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New KOREC case study – Three Sixty Group

27 February 2019

A resourceful approach, combined with the SX10’s unique blend of technology, has enabled Newcastle company the Three Sixty Group to win contracts by bringing consistency to above and below the ground utility surveys. Our thanks to Paul Henzell and Kyle Hodgson for this creative use of the SX10 with an inverted tripod. Read the full […]

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New KOREC case study – Greenhatch Group

7 February 2019

The accuracy of the Trimble SX10 lends itself to a challenging cliff top survey in Tintagel as a new bridge linking the headland and the ruins of the 13th century castle nears completion. Many thanks to Jordan Knight of The Greenhatch Group for supplying the information and images. Read the full case study here.

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New KOREC Case study – Reencon, SX10

23 October 2018

The first SX10 in Northern Ireland was purchased by Reencon. 12 months on and we catch up with Senior Surveyor, Tim Connolly, to find out how he’s been using it. Read the full case study here.

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KOREC in the press – SX10 in CES

11 June 2018

Can Trimble’s SX10 be a useful alternative to a UAV survey? In the CES June issue, Tri-Tech’s Ted Harland explains how his Trimble SX10 Scanning Total Station saved the day when the ‘Beast from the East’ grounded his UAV. Read the full story here  Or download the KOREC case study here

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KOREC in the press – Trimble SX10

23 May 2018

The latest issue of Geomares’ Engineering Showcase features KOREC customer, Neil Main, and his company PM Consultant. Like many smaller survey practices, Neil selects the technology he invests in very carefully. This story looks at why he felt the time was right to purchase a Trimble SX10 Scanning Total Station and make the move into […]

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New KOREC case study – using an Sx10 instead of a UAV in snowy conditions

5 April 2018

Remember ‘The Beast from the East’? Last month’s snow has provided us with a great case study from Tri-Tech Ltd who used their SX10 instead of their usual UAV for an overburden survey in Scotland. Many thanks to Tri-Tech Ltd Owner Ted Harland for sharing the informatioin and pictures. Download the PDF here.

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New KOREC case study – Adopting technology on the A14

15 March 2018

Thank you to Mark Lawton, Survey Manager for the A14 Integrated Delivery team (IDT), for sharing his views on the adoption and implementation of  survey technology in our latest case study. Download the pdf here.

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Trimble SX10 Factory Tour

2 March 2018

X Marks the Spot As with all good adventure trails X usually marks the spot of hidden treasure. Well, we’re pleased to tell you that we’ve got a real spot of treasure in store. KOREC are giving 7 lucky followers the chance to win an all expense paid trip to Stockholm for a Trimble SX10 […]

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New KOREC case study – SX10

12 February 2018

When it came to adding 3D laser scanning into PM Consultants range of services, it was a question of right time, right place and right instrument for Managing Director Neil Main. Many thanks to Neil for supplying the information and pictures for our latest KOREC case study. This full case study will appear in full […]

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