Product News: Construction Equipment & Supplies
Excavation Grade Control System features Wi-Fi communications.
Press Release Summary:
July 31, 2012 - Offering GPS machine guidance via Wi-Fi®, GCSFlex(TM) Grade Control System for Excavators serves GPS corrections over this connection from local base station. Unit's Wi-Fi connection is established automatically once it is positioned and turned on. Product also allows in-field design templates to be created directly from cab on CB450 Control Box, allowing operator to accurately dig to desired depth, slope, or alignment. Several configurations and sensor options are available.
Original Press Release
New Version of Trimble GCSFlex Offers Highly Accurate GPS Machine Guidance via Wi-Fi
Press release date: July 25, 2012
The new Trimble GCSFlex Grade Control System is available now through the SITECH® Technology Distributor network. For additional information, visit: www.trimble.com/GCSFlex. About Trimble's Heavy Civil Construction Division
Trimble's Heavy Civil Construction Division is a leading innovator of productivity solutions for the heavy and highway contractor. Trimble's solutions leverage a variety of technologies, including Global Positioning System (GPS), construction lasers, total stations, wireless data communications, the Internet, and application software. As part of the Trimble Connected Site® strategy, these solutions provide a high-level of process and workflow integration from the design phase through to the finished project--delivering significant improvements in productivity throughout the construction lifecycle. About Trimble
Trimble applies technology to make field and mobile workers in businesses and government significantly more productive. Solutions are focused on applications requiring position or location -- including surveying, construction, agriculture, fleet and asset management, public safety and mapping. In addition to utilizing positioning technologies, such as GPS, lasers and optics, Trimble solutions may include software content specific to the needs of the user. Wireless technologies are utilized to deliver the solution to the user and to ensure a tight coupling of the field and the back office. Founded in 1978, Trimble is headquartered in Sunnyvale, Calif. For more information Trimble's Web site at www.trimble.com. GTRMB SOURCE
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