Topcon Agriculture and Raven announce API Partnership
September 6, 2018
Topcon Agriculture and Raven Industries, both leaders in the precision agriculture market, announced today a licensing agreement for use of the Slingshot Application Programming Interface (API) in the various Topcon Agriculture software platforms.
Topcon introduces new software for UAV inspection applications
August 30, 2018
Topcon Positioning Group announces new software designed to facilitate data processing workflow for UAV (unmanned aerial vehicle) infrastructure inspection — MAGNET Inspect. The software efficiently manages large UAV data sets to create inspection reports.
Topcon and JCB announce collaboration for 3D machine control excavation options
July 11, 2018
Topcon Positioning Group and JCB announce a collaboration to provide the Topcon X-53x as a plug-and-play option for the new JCB 220X crawler excavators — the first models in the next generation of JCB tracked machines for the global construction market.
CONSTRUCTIONEERING: PUSHING BOUNDARIES IN CONSTRUCTION AND ENGINEERING
June 11, 2018
Here, we speak to John Foster, European Business Development Manager of BIM at Topcon Positioning to discuss the development of the partnership between Topcon and Bentley, which has been pushing boundaries in construction and engineering workflows.
SURVEYING THE EARTH’S SOUTHERNMOST TERRAIN WITH TOPCON
June 1, 2018
It’s not every day your job takes you to Antarctica – a striking, frozen continent, so hostile that it hosts no permanent inhabitants. But, when Topcon Europe’s Geo-Positioning Vice President, Ian Stilgoe, received a request from Antarctic Logistics and Expeditions asking for Topcon’s help with a survey for a new blue ice runway, it was an offer he couldn’t refuse.
We caught up with Ian following his return from the expedition to get the lowdown on his icy escapades.