Topcon Positioning Group introduces a new LN-100 hands free, voice
activated heads-up display (HUD) solution. This wearable assistant
provides visual layout directions via HUD glasses that guide the
operator using an LN-100
to efficiently perform layout work at a construction site. The wearable
assistant enables customers to use both hands to accurately mark layout
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“This innovative device operates with simple voice commands to complete
construction layout with precision,” said Ray Kerwin, director of global
product planning. “In addition, the wearable display is capable of
taking pictures and videos to easily document progress and key
construction points-of-interest. Compared to conventional layout
methods, this new HUD speeds layout productivity by up to 80 percent.”
To help speed up construction workflows, the wearable assistant software
also allows immediate report generation while on the construction site.
“This new wearable device demonstrates Topcon leadership in delivering
advanced technology solutions that drive improved workflows and
increased efficiency. Construction is one of the largest industry’s in
the world, and this is an example of the increasing adoption of
technology to meet its expanding productivity demands,” said Kerwin.
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About Topcon Positioning Group
Topcon Positioning Group, always one step ahead in technology and
customer benefits, is an industry leading designer, manufacturer and
distributor of precision measurement and workflow solutions for the
global construction, geospatial and agriculture markets. Topcon
Positioning Group is headquartered in Livermore, California, U.S. (topconpositioning.com,
Its European head office is in Capelle a/d IJssel, the Netherlands.
Topcon Corporation (topcon.com),
founded in 1932, is traded on the Tokyo Stock Exchange (7732).