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Leica BLK360 3D scanner recognised for outstanding innovation at Irish Construction Excellence Awards



The BLK360 imaging laser scanner, the world’s smallest 3D reality capture solution, was named best ‘Construction Product Innovation’ at the Irish Construction Excellence (ICE) Awards ceremony in Dublin for its product innovation and impact on the construction industry. To date, the BLK360 has earned several prestigious industry awards in Europe as well as globally including the ‘2017 Product Innovation of the Year’ recognition at both the London Construction Awards and the Building Awards in the UK and the best ‘Digital, BIM & New Technology’ at the Mondial du Bâtiment Innovation Awards in France.


IDS GeoRadar launches compact safety monitoring radar for mining



HYDRA-X, a radar-based technology solution specifically designed to support geotechnical engineers, increases safety in mining. HYDRA-X supports the diverse types of mine site needs, ranging from strip coal mines, tailing dams, small open pits, quarries and sub-benches monitoring in huge open pits. HYDRA-X is a compact radar solution that is easily transportable for quick deployment in critical areas. The radar provides high-resolution, high-accuracy early warning and real-time monitoring.


Leica Geosystems introduces latest GNSS technology smart antenna for construction


The Leica iCON gps 70 T smart antenna makes handling easy with permanent tilt compensation, resistance to magnetic interferences and calibration-free usage. With the iCON gps 70 T, construction professionals can measure and stakeout points quicker than ever before without the need to keep the pole vertical to level the bubble. The combination of the latest GNSS technology and inertial measurement unit (IMU) makes stake-out jobs on any construction site easy.

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