US: Topcon has recently announced a new BIM solution, the LN-100, the world’s first 3D positioning system designed specifically for construction layout. LN-100 introduces seamless integration and flow of project data from the design to the field. The unit provides straightforward operation, removing ‘the intimidation factor and reducing the learning curve in performing construction layout tasks.
This innovative solution utilises Topcon’s time-proven laser and robotic total station technologies to provide a highly productive system that combines design and layout operations. The Topcon family of office software and controller solutions integrates seamlessly with a wide range of Autodesk BIM software and services” said Eduardo Falcon, executive vice president, Topcon. LN-100 also includes GLS-2000 laser scanner, IS series of imaging robotic stations and the DS series of standard robotic stations.