(Aberdeen, Scotland, October 2017) VERIPOS, a global leader in the supply of Global Navigation Satellite Systems (GNSS) positioning services to the offshore oil and gas industry held a Technology & Demonstration Day in Aberdeen on 5th October 2017.
VERIPOS, in co-operation with Aberdeen based work boat provider McLachlan Marine, held a number of sessions throughout the day at which participants attended a presentation followed by a demonstration of VERIPOS products and services onboard McLachlan Marine’s vessel - Ocean Predator.
The demonstrations included VERIPOS multi-constellation signal correction service Apex5, which utilises GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou and QZSS in the positioning solution. In addition to Quantum and GNSS Heading, attendees also had the opportunity to view current VERIPOS research and development work in GNSS/INS integration to increase reliability, redundancy and safety to the future VERIPOS solutions.
Andrew Wallace, Business Development Manager for Veripos EAME said “The in-water demonstration went exceptionally well, with a great deal of interest in our current developments in GNSS/INS integration. We received a lot of positive feedback on the possible benefits of both how GNSS/INS and multi-constellation solutions can benefit offshore users”.
VERIPOS is a world leader in the offshore and marine navigation and positioning market, offering a comprehensive range of precise GNSS services from its global network of offices in the UK, Brazil, China, Mexico, USA and Singapore.
VERIPOS is part of Hexagon (Nasdaq Stockholm: HEXA B; www.hexagon.com), a leading global provider of information technology solutions that drive productivity and quality across geospatial and industrial landscapes.
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VERIPOS Limited, a company registered in Scotland under registration number SC359548, with its registered office and principal place of business at VERIPOS House, 1B Farburn Terrace, Dyce, Aberdeen, AB21 7DT, Scotland, United Kingdom
Posted on 18/10/2017