Leica Geosystems Mining News

Measuring concrete cracks safely and accurately using the Leica Viva TS11 KUMONOS

Leica Geosystems and Kansai Construction Survey Company announced today the release of the KUMONOS system, a safe and easy-to-use concrete crack monitoring system using the Leica Viva TS11 Total Station.

Simplifying measuring tasks on-site with the new Leica iCON builder 60 and iCON robot 60 series

Leica Geosystems has launched two new total stations, the iCON builder 60 and the iCON robot 60, both built especially with construction workers in mind and providing an entry into the world of Leica Geosystems’ intelligent CONstruction (iCON) solutions. The easy-to-use total stations focus on foremen and site supervisors, and come with integrated software that runs on a variety of different iCON devices.

Leica Zeno CS25 plus and CS25 GNSS plus speed up GIS asset collection and management

Leica Geosystems released the Leica Zeno CS25 plus and CS25 GNSS plus, the next generation of its popular and durable 7” tablet computer for GIS data collection. Both handheld tablets offer significantly improved overall performance, with more storage capacity, a higher resolution camera and faster communication capabilities to speed up asset collection & management.

Leica Geosystems’ iCON Construction Portfolio now offers the handy, versatile CC55 Controller

Leica Geosystems now offers the Leica iCON CC55 controller, a versatile and rugged PDA with a 3.5” colour display to its iCON construction portfolio. The handheld easily controls Leica iCON sensors and runs the iCONstruct field software.

Leica Geosystems’ parent company Hexagon signs an agreement to acquire Arvus, manufacturer of precision agriculture solutions

Leica Geosystems’ parent company Hexagon AB, a leading global provider of design, measurement and visualisation technologies, has signed an agreement to acquire Arvus, a manufacturer of precision agriculture solutions for closer, more site-specific management of the factors affecting crop production.

Leica Geosystems to Demo Easy BIM As-Builting Solutions at Boston BIMForum

Facility managers, contractors, architects and other building information modeling (BIM) professionals looking for an easy way to capture interior as-built information will want to make sure to check out the Leica Geosystems solutions at the Boston BIMForum, taking place April 23-24 at the Renaissance Boston Waterfront Hotel in Boston.

Leica Geosystems to Open State-of-the-Art HDS Laser Scanner Service Center in Atlanta

Leica Geosystems Inc. today announced that it will open a state-of-the-art laser scanner service center in May that will allow the company to service all current models of Leica ScanStation laser scanners in North America, including the Leica ScanStation C10, the Leica ScanStation P20 and the recently introduced Leica ScanStation P15, as well as any new laser scanners that will be introduced in the future.

Hexagon to acquire Mintec, Software Developer and Service Provider for the Mining Industry

Hexagon AB, a leading global provider of design, measurement and visualisation technologies, as of today entered into an agreement to acquire Mintec Inc., a resource modelling, optimisation, mine planning and scheduling software developer for the mining industry.

Leica Geosystems releases the tridicon® APM Trio solution for quickly generating highly matched, automated oblique projects

Leica Geosystems announced the release of the tridicon® APM Trio, a unique and efficient software solution that simplifies the generation of oblique point matching and aerial triangulation (AT) of multi-view oblique and nadir imagery taken with the Leica RCD30 Oblique camera system.

Hexagon to acquire SAFEmine, a leading safety solutions company

Hexagon AB, a leading global provider of design, measurement and visualisation technologies, has signed an agreement to acquire SAFEmine, a leader in the field of safety solutions. This acquisition strengthens the Hexagon Mining Division and complements established companies, Leica Geosystems Mining and Devex.

New Generation of UAV to Showcase at AIMEX 2013

The Aibotix Aibot X6 and SwissDrones Dragon 35 are the new generation of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) that will be one of the highlights at the Leica Geosystems Mining stand at AIMEX this year.

Leica Geosystems Mining Releases World-first Locata-enabled Combined Satellite+Terrestrial Positioning System

Mines Assured of Uninterrupted and Precise Positioning in Poor GPS Conditions