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5 Reasons To Choose Survey Equipment Hire Over Purchase

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5 Reasons To Choose Survey Equipment Hire Over Purchase

Purchasing new survey equipment outright can get very expensive very quickly. Because of this, many senior engineers and independent surveyors now hire instead.In this post, we take a look at the benefits of survey equipment hire in the UK and why more and more companies are choosing it. Current Market Volatility When markets are volatile – as they have been since the advent of the pandemic – companies need to hunker down and protect themselves from the economic storm. Therefore, many are thinking twice about large capital outlays, such as buying new survey equipment.As such, hiring helps to mitigate risk....

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WHAT IS LASER SCANNING?

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WHAT IS LASER SCANNING?

Laser scanning, also known as LIDAR (Light Detection And Ranging), is a method of making a lot of rapid distance measurements to create a georeferenced 3D picture, known as a pointcloud. If that sounds a bit complicated, think of each of those points just as one single measurement, just as you would make with a total station- each with its own coordinate registering its position in space, except there are potentially millions of them as the laser scanner uses a spinning mirror to make an enormous number of measurements in a short amount of time. You can see exactly what...

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GEOMAX LAUNCHES NEW SMART RECEIVER!

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GEOMAX LAUNCHES NEW SMART RECEIVER!

Well, you wait around 18 months for a new product and then four come along at once. We’ve already told you about the entry-level Zenith06, providing you with one of the most affordable GNSS receivers on the market, and the new Zoom75 and Zoom95 robotic total stations that will transform your surveying and setting out practice; but to coincide with Intergeo, the global geospatial conference, Geomax have also brought the Zenith60 smart receiver to the market. Packed with features and technological advances, it has now arrived as the flagship of the Geomax GNSS range.   Calibration-Free IMU Tilt Technology The...

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BRAND NEW GEOMAX PRODUCT - ZENITH 06 SMART ANTENNA

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BRAND NEW GEOMAX PRODUCT - ZENITH 06 SMART ANTENNA

Do you need accurate results without having to invest in expensive and complex equipment? Survey Tech is very excited to announce the launch of our brand new product to add to our GeoMax collection, the Zenith06 smart antenna with X-PAD field software. This simple GNSS rover will provide more flexibility and save you time and money. Eliminating the need for extensive training and equipment to log data in the field, it produces reliable outcomes. While survey equipment can be expensive and complex to use, the Zenith06 works with X-PAD field software, a powerful and easy-to-use Android app.   Zenith06 Smart...

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COME AND SEE THE LATEST IN SURVEYING TECHNOLOGY LIVE!

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COME AND SEE THE LATEST IN SURVEYING TECHNOLOGY LIVE!

October and November are already looking packed with some of the best events in the construction and surveying industries and as we’re pleased to say we’ll be showcasing our products at them. So why not come along to our stand and see some of the game-changing technology that will make your life easier? We’ll be doing live demonstrations of our Leica BLK360 and GeoSLAM Zeb Revo laser scanners, along with total stations and the whole range of our surveying equipment. We’ll be on hand to field technical enquiries or you can ask about hiring a robotic total station that will...

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