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2012-06-04 23:02:23

New-generation machine control systems from Leica Geosystems cut earth-moving time in half, compared to manual controls, for one Georgia contractor. Norcross, GA (PRWEB) June 04, 2012 Josh Mathews, a Byron, GA, earthmoving contractor, fitted two bulldozers and one excavator with Leica Geosystems´ PowerGrade 3D machine control systems last year. The systems paid for themselves in one 14-acre building project, says Mathews, the owner of Sunco. Because the Leica PowerGrade 3D machine...

2010-02-02 05:30:00

LAS VEGAS, Feb. 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Trimble (Nasdaq: TRMB) today announced that the latest version of its Trimble® GCS900 Grade Control System now supports trimmer machines often used in new road construction projects. By expanding the GCS900 system heavy equipment machine mix to include trimmers, Trimble reinforces its commitment to meet the contractor's needs for productivity technology across all types of development projects and all phases of the construction...

2009-09-18 05:30:00

SUNNYVALE, Calif., Sept. 18 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Trimble (Nasdaq: TRMB) today introduced a new version of its Trimble(R) GCS900 Grade Control System. This new release further expands the mix of machines supported by the GCS900 system to include milling machines (cold planers) helping contractors to bid more competitively on many stimulus funded resurfacing projects, and to maximize the return on their investment in advanced technology. By expanding the heavy equipment machine mix to...

2009-02-23 05:33:00

LAS VEGAS, Feb. 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Trimble (Nasdaq: TRMB) today introduced version 11 of its Trimble(R) GCS900 Grade Control System. The Trimble Grade Control System portfolio is the most complete, scalable and modular 2D and 3D product line available today to the heavy and highway contractor. GCS900 version 11 can enable higher machine utilization through expanded machine mix and configurations allowing contractors to be even more productive and complete projects faster and...

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