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Solution reduces down time and increases safety


November 8, 2010
By SunHerald.com

Nov. 8, 2010, Las Vegas – Trimble has introduced a new field solution
designed to streamline the precision construction of road and railway
tunnels. Using the new Trimble® Tunnel Construction Solution,
contractors can improve the efficiency and safety of production
blasting while providing near real-time progress monitoring and
reporting accurate as-built information for project sign-off.

Nov. 8, 2010, Las Vegas – Trimble has introduced a new field solution designed to streamline the precision construction of road and railway tunnels. Using the new Trimble® Tunnel Construction Solution, contractors can improve the efficiency and safety of production blasting while providing near real-time progress monitoring and reporting accurate as-built information for project sign-off.

The announcement was made today at Trimble Dimensions 2010.

Traditional methods of tunnel production blasting require manual measurement of as-blasted results and often require lengthy delays and machine stoppages for locating underbreak (areas that require additional blasting). | READ MORE

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