This month in the Eos Newsletter September 2019:
Haiti Outreach is on a mission is to bring clean drinking water to 100% of Haitian communes. They’re using Arrow Gold GNSS, mWater, EPANET, and community engagement to transform how water access is addressed. In this video, you’ll hear from Haiti Outreach Director Neil Van Dine and Eos Positioning Systems CTO Jean-Yves Lauture on the importance of combining spatial strategy with a human element.
See how Haiti Outreach is drastically raising the success rate of potable water projects in Haiti.
Explore their mission …
Tim Burch of GPS World reports on the National Geodetic Survey datum change coming up in 2022.
Read the article with graphics …
China recently launched two more BeiDou III satellites. Tracy Cozzens of GPS World reports.
See how it went …
Browse technical tips from Eos Technical Support Manager Alvaro
Bulletin: New Eos Tools Pro v1.49.49 released for Android
Added connection to external Bluetooth radios in Differential menu.
Along side the NTrip and DIP connections in the Differential menu, users can now connect to external UHF or spread spectrum Bluetooth radios and receive RTK corrections for their Arrow receivers. This feature eliminates the requirement for cable connections between the Arrow rover (with serial port option) and the radio. (For older generation radios without Bluetooth capability, a serial Bluetooth dongle can be attached to the radio’s serial port.)
Available now on Google Play Store.
Bulletin: New Eos Tools Pro v1.78 (Build 252) released for iOS
Added Z-value in point geometry in Laser Offset Mapping for Esri’s Collector for ArcGIS (v.19.1.0 and above)
This new version of Eos Tools Pro supports the z-Value in the Laser Offset solution for Collector. Users can now save orthometric heights with their laser offset mapping points.
Current GNSS Constellation Status:
In this 4-minute tutorial, you’ll learn how to collect orthometric height in Esri Collector v18.1.0 with Arrow GNSS receivers.
Watch now (4 minutes) …
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