Germany, October 7, 2014: At Intergeo 2014, Nikon-Trimble, a joint venture between Nikon Corporation and Trimble, announced several new series of mechanical total stations to expand its portfolio.
The Nivo M+ series is a new range of compact, high-precision, Bluetooth-enabled mechanical total stations. It offer a distance measurement accuracy of up to ±(2 + 2 ppm x D) mm and provide a long-distance reflectorless measurement range of 500 meters (1,640 ft.). In addition, the Nikon Nivo M+ series includes a coaxial laser pointer, and an optional laser plummet plus onboard storage for 25,000 points. The Nivo M+ series is available in 2, 3 and 5 inch models to meet specific accuracy needs.
The NPL-322+ series of reflector-less 2 and 5 inch total stations offers distance measurement accuracy of up to ±(2 + 2 ppm x D) mm and provide a long-distance reflectorless measurement range of 400 meters (1,312 ft.). The Nikon DTM-322+ series includes an economic, prism-based 2 and 5 inch total stations offering a distance measurement accuracy of up to ±(3 + 2 ppm x D) mm and a measurement range of 2,300 meters (7,540 ft.) to a prism.
The updated Nivo C Series features a Windows CE touchscreen interface. Its field application software functions are supported by Spectra Precision Survey Pro field software for surveying and construction measurement needs. The Nivo C Series offer both prism-based and reflectorless measurements, dual-face displays, and is available in 1, 2, 3 and 5 inch models for a range of accuracy applications.
The company also launched an updated version of Survey Basic v1.3 with Roads software for total stations.
Source: Our correspondent