GNSS

Progress in Addressing GPS/GNSS Vulnerabilities

An overreliance on GPS/GNSS for positioning, navigation and timing applications underscores key vulnerabilities. Defense, security, safety, commerce, and critical infrastructure…

Geoverra

GeoVerra makes a significant investment in new equipment, providing the most up-to-date technology for its clients.

Edmonton, AB (November 16, 2020) – At the beginning of November, GeoVerra took possession of over 100 pieces of new Trimble…

Global Positioning System (GPS): How does it Work?

I recently read about the delay of China’s BeiDou mission and how, instead, China chose to launch a fifth satellite…

Mind the Gap

GeoIgnite 2020 Video: Canadian Geodetic Survey: Canada’s response to United States’ change of reference frame.

In this presentation, Calvin Klatt talks about how the U.S. reference system modernization effort will replace the North American Datum…

Your International Geospatial Briefing for August 31st: Trimble and Totalmobile Awarded HS2; Everest survey succeeds; Underwater heat blob growing in the Arctic; China Launches Beidou; Amazonian Tribe Applies Location Intelligence

Trimble and Totalmobile Awarded HS2 Contract from Civil Engineering Contractor EKFB Trimble and Totalmobile have developed the first cloud-based vehicle…

Elexicon Energy and Quantum Spatial Canada Pilot Comprehensive Mobile Mapping Project

Elexicon Energy (Elexicon) was formed in April 2019 by the merger of Veridian Connections and Whitby Hydro Electric Corporation. Owned…

EUROPEAN GNSS AGENCY (GSA) AND WORLD GEOSPATIAL INDUSTRY COUNCIL (WGIC) SIGN A STRATEGIC COLLABORATION MEMORANDUM

STUTTGART – GERMANY, OCTOBER 17, 2019 The World Geospatial Industry Council [WGIC] and The European Global Navigation Satellite System Agency – (European GNSS Agency –…

Take the Canadian Geomatics Survey: Pan-Canadian Positioning, Navigation & Timing (PNT) Strategy

Canadian Geodetic Survey The Canadian Geodetic Survey (CGS) is developing a plan to expand its Positioning infrastructure and services. The…

UAV Surveys – How to Ensure Accuracy and Precision

For the past four years, I’ve been involved with the capture and delivery of data derived from drones. My experience…

The 5 most interesting things that happened in geomatics in 2016

Let’s take a step back and have a look at what happened this year. To be honest, it was pretty…

Canadian Surveyors “Remark” on History with Elk Pass Boundary Restoration Survey

The Alberta-British Columbia Boundary Commission has just completed a monument restoration survey to restore a number of deteriorated provincial boundary…