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2010-08-31 05:32:00

BOONE, Iowa, Aug. 31 /PRNewswire/ -- Trimble (Nasdaq: TRMB) introduced today its latest in-cab, touch screen display, the CFX-750(TM) display. The 8-inch, full-color display allows farmers to choose the specific guidance, steering and precision agriculture capabilities that best fit their farm's particular needs. The farmer can upgrade the CFX-750 display as business needs change, including adding GLONASS capabilities, or adding section and rate control for crop inputs such as seed,...

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2010-07-20 12:25:00

Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin said Monday that the country would provide $800 million to help jump start the construction of a new cosmodrome to ease its dependence on a Soviet-era launch site in Kazakhstan. "The government has made a decision to earmark $809 million over the next three years for the start of the full-blown construction of the Vostochny Cosmodrome," Putin said in televised remarks at a government meeting. Russia rents its main Soviet-era spaceport Baikonur from...

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2010-06-21 06:22:10

Young engineers and scientists from all over the world will gather this summer in Denmark to study navigation by satellite, devising new scientific and technical improvements, products and services. A jury of experts from several European universities and Stanford University will select the best proposals. ESA is the organizer of an international summer school on global navigation satellite systems such as GPS, GLONASS, COMPASS and Galileo. This year's school is being held 1"“10...

2010-05-28 05:30:00

SUNNYVALE, Calif. and MOSCOW, May 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Trimble (Nasdaq: TRMB) and Russian Space Systems announced today that they have signed a definitive agreement to form a joint venture in Russia. The joint venture, Rusnavgeoset, will be officially launched at the GLONASS Forum in Moscow on June 1, 2010. Rusnavgeoset, 50 percent owned by Trimble and 50 percent owned by Russian Space Systems, will be responsible for selling commercial Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS)...

2010-04-19 05:31:00

MUNICH, April 19 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Trimble (Nasdaq: TRMB) today announced a new portfolio of Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS) receivers for construction site positioning and machine control applications. The new GNSS receivers track positioning signal information from the GPS, GLONASS, and Galileo satellite constellations. Coupled with Trimble® Connected Site(TM) solutions for construction, the new GNSS portfolio delivers unmatched flexibility,...

2010-04-12 05:30:00

SUNNYVALE, Calif., April 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Trimble (Nasdaq: TRMB) today introduced an innovative Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS) reference receiver for infrastructure, precise scientific and network applications -- the Trimble® NetR9(TM) GNSS reference receiver. The new Continuously Operating Reference Station (CORS) receiver can support the most demanding applications for the earth science community and for the surveying, construction, mapping and...

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2009-12-09 12:50:00

A novel geolocation system makes use of signals from Galileo, the future European satellite navigation system, to locate avalanche victims carrying an avalanche transceiver or a cellphone, to the precision of a few centimeters. For many skiers and snowboarders, there is nothing quite like being the first to make tracks in the virgin snow, off the regular piste. But this can be a fateful decision, because the risk of avalanche is many times greater here. Once buried under a mass of snow, a...

2009-12-07 05:30:00

SUNNYVALE, Calif., Dec. 7 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Trimble (Nasdaq: TRMB) announced today significant updates to its entire portfolio of Mapping & GIS field and office software products. These enhancements focus on improved Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS) accuracy for data collection under a variety of conditions that deliver additional benefits to users of Trimble Mapping & GIS solutions. With the introduction of a new postprocessing engine, Trimble has further enhanced...

2009-09-22 05:30:00

KARLSRUHE, Germany, Sept. 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Trimble (Nasdaq:TRMB) today introduced new systems and software to broaden its portfolio of Connected Site(TM) survey solutions: New Trimble(R) R4, Trimble R5 and Trimble R6 GPS Receivers A new Trimble S3 Robotic Total Station A new version of Trimble Business Center Software New specialized Monitoring module for the Trimble Access(TM) Software Suite These positioning solutions provide even greater flexibility and versatility...

2009-08-11 07:00:00

Spirent GSS6300 is the First Test System Designed for High Volume Manufacturing Environments of GPS, GLONASS and Galileo Devices PAIGNTON, England, Aug. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Spirent Communications plc (LSE: SPT), the leading provider of navigation and positioning test solutions, today announced the launch of the Spirent GSS6300 Multi-GNSS Signal Generator. The GSS6300 is an addition to Spirent's Multi-GNSS product portfolio, joining the recently launched GSS6700 Multi-GNSS Simulation System...