Transportation Industry Products

Transportation Industry Products, Test & Measuring Instruments

Indoor/Outdoor Positioning Module integrates 3D sensors.

November 18, 2014

Integrating gyro and accelerometer with u-blox M8 GNSS platform, NEO-M8L module with 3D Automotive Dead Reckoning (ADR) chip technology suits road vehicle applications requiring reliable and uninterrupted position – even in such challenging environments as urban canyons, tunnels, and underground parking. All-in-one indoor/outdoor positioning solution, with integrated motion, direction, and elevation sensors, measures 12.2 x 16.0 x 2.5 mm and offers odometer function and autonomous data logging.
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Mechanical Power Transmission, Transportation Industry Products, Green & Clean

Two-Speed eAxle enahnces performance of hybrids, EVs.

November 18, 2014

Weighing 27 kg and measuring less than 325 x 562 x 313 mm, 2-speed eAxle gives electric motor additional gear ratio. This improves acceleration and electric range, benefiting driving dynamics and CO2 emissions. Exhibiting 97% efficiency, Technology also enables motor and all associated systems to be downsized, reducing mass and increasing efficiency. Technology responds intelligently to deliver instant, high-torque, all-wheel drive experience, pure electric range, or parallel hybrid mode. Read More

Software, Transportation Industry Products

E911 Solution optimizes active shooter response. .

November 17, 2014

Geared toward large private enterprises, Enterprise E911 uses indoor positioning and mobile apps to help security teams improve situational awareness and optimize Active Shooter Response outcomes. Specifically, solution helps to quickly identify shooters and their real-time position inside building, identify where people are sheltered in place and help recommend when and where they should evacuate, and communicate broadly with different stakeholder groups in real-time. Read More

Transportation Industry Products

Standalone Positioning Module measures 7 x 7 x 1.1 mm.

November 17, 2014

Serving space-sensitive applications, EVA-M8M only requires external antenna to provide position sans host integration. LGA module comprises all necessary components and supports GPS, GLONASS, BeiDou, and QZSS as well as SBAS augmentation systems. Able to achieve -164 dBm tracking sensitivity, module can track any two GNSS systems simultaneously and output GNSS position up to 18 Hz. UART, USB, SPI, and I²C interface provide flexible connections to host processor. Read More

Transportation Industry Products, HVAC, Test & Measuring Instruments, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Epoxy-Coated Mini Sensors suit automotive temperature probes.

November 14, 2014

Built on advanced NTC thermistor technology, Series NTCLE213E3 has body diameter of <2.5 mm and delivers response times lower than 5 sec in air. AEC-Q200-qualified devices offer resistance from 2.1–100 kΩ at +25°C, with tolerance down to ±1%, and beta (B25/85) from 3511–4190 K, with tolerance down to ±0.5%. Operating from -55 to +150°C with max power dissipation of 100 mW, series is suited for automotive engine coolant temperature and temperature manifold absolute pressure sensors. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Test & Measuring Instruments, Transportation Industry Products

GNSS Bluetooth Device delivers submeter accuracy.

November 12, 2014

When enabled with ViewPoint RTX correction service, Trimble® Leap delivers submeter accuracy directly to Terrain Navigator Pro Mobile app for iOS and Android devices. App allows users to collect markers, tracks, and geo-stamped photos in field, and then sync all GNSS data into Terrain Navigator Pro office software. Weighing 9.5 oz, portable Trimble Leap has 16-hr battery life and uses Bluetooth communication to connect to smart devices. Onboard micro SD card stores GNSS observables data. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Transportation Industry Products

AIS Transponders incorporate high-speed GPS capabilities.

November 10, 2014

In addition to transmitting and receiving position, course, speed, and vessel details for collision avoidance, WatchMate Vision and XB-8000 feature 5 Hz GPS receivers. This enables both Class B AIS transponders to be used as primary positioning sources for any chartplotter, multifunction display (MFD), autopilot, or instrument display on NMEA 2000 network. Inclusion of high-speed GPS calculations eliminates need for external or secondary GPS antennas while promoting accuracy and resolution. Read More

Software, Transportation Industry Products

Aerial Imaging Software accelerates flight planning.

November 10, 2014

Part of Trimble Access field software suite, Trimble® Access™ Aerial Imaging v2.0 is used with Trimble Tablet Rugged PC for planning aerial missions, performing pre-flight checks, and monitoring flights for Trimble UX5 Aerial Imaging Rover. User interface uses step-by-step, tabular navigation to guide user through flight process from planning to completion. Program optimizes flight times and enables corridor mapping along rivers, roads, and railways in noncontiguous areas. Read More