RAPIDMAP’S technology division 4D Global has been helping owners and contractors in the mining, oil and gas and utilities industries to adopt and use GPS/GNSS and tablet PC solutions to increase productivity and accuracy, while reducing risk and time to perform tasks across large regions for more than 22 years.
As specialists in GPS/GNSS receivers, clients achieve greater efficiencies in accurate location and data collection across many activities including geophysics, cultural heritage, environmental, feasibility, GIS analysis, surveying, design, construction, and planning through to operations asset integrity, HSE, compliance and risk management.
The 4D Global team is factory trained and authorised to distribute leading GNSS technologies like Lifetime StarFire subscriptions (50mm satellite based worldwide corrections) and RTK extend capabilities to ensure survey and mapping activities in the field are captured right every time.
Mobile rugged computers have become pervasive as operational visibility and connectivity have become paramount in the mining and energy sectors. 4D Global is a Platinum partner in supplying Motion tablet PCs and as a result has preferred supplier status with clients who regard the company’s personal service and technical and customer support as nothing short of excellent.
4D Global assist clients to identify and select the right mobile computer for the tasks and environment. It is also renowned for its meticulous attention to training, implementation, vehicle installation, device management, professional advice on software and expert technical support.
Recent tightening of budgets in the resources sector has driven innovative improvements to operations; 4D Global is a strategic partner in ensuring a company’s budget is maximised. The increasing use of spatial and mobile technologies and expertise by 4D Global means that asset owners and operators can now proactively manage their remote workforce, and optimise infrastructure performance.
4D Global Managing Director – and recent winner of the 2014 iAward for merit in new product technology for Smart Workforce Applied Real-time management – Peter Terrett is respected as a leader in space-based positioning. He leads the 4D Global team who are always ahead in developments in geospatial technologies including laser, LiDAR, and mobile devices to track, map and manage distributed contractors.
4D Global has an outstanding reputation of providing reliable and accurate information. When considering the adoption of mobile computers in your operations or considering an upgrade or expansion of device use, check out the 4D Global downloads and read “The 7 things you should know when selecting tablet PCs for extreme environments” whitepaper at www.4DGlobal.com.au.