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Leica Receives SA Order
Leica Geosystems has been granted a contract to supply a network of DGPS beacon stations in South Africa.
Operated by Portnet Lighthouse Ser- vices, the DGPS beacon network will provide upgraded navigational accuracy of 10 m or more in South African har- bors and coastal waters. Consisting of four DGPS beacon stations and a remote control station, the networks four broadcasting stations will be located at
Cape Columbine, Cape Agulhas, Cape
Recife and Cooper, and will interface with existing radiobeacon transmitters at those locations.
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STN Extends DESO Range
STN Atlas Marine Electronics has expanded its DESO range of survey echosounders with its Atlas DESO 300 — a new portable unit — designed for operation aboard small survey vessels and inflatable watercraft.
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