Precisely Flexible Positioning
GNSS

Precisely Flexible Positioning

As users push for more capabilities, today’s location apps for smartphones and tablets are running up against frustrating limitations. Higher accuracy can increase the performance of location-aware ...

Read more
Autonomously Detecting Fast Movements
GNSS

Autonomously Detecting Fast Movements

Diverse environmental effects, climatic changes and human alterations of the ecosystems are deeply changing Earth’s surface processes and creating environmental challenges that researchers are strug...

Read more
The African Geodetic Reference Frame
GNSS

The African Geodetic Reference Frame

The African Geodetic Reference Frame (AFREF) was conceived to unify the patchwork of geodetic reference frames and vertical datums in the 54 countries in Africa. A common reference frame is intended t...

Read more
Core Wall Control Survey in Kuwait
GNSS

Core Wall Control Survey in Kuwait

Tall towers can bend and sway due to wind, cranes and other loads. Ideally, such movements should be around the main axis designed so that, in the absence of loads, the tower stands exactly vertical. ...

Read more

What is GNSS?

GNSS (Source: NASA)GNSS stands for global navigation satellite system and refers to a constellation of satellites, which provide signals from out of space for positioning. A GNSS has global coverage. There are several GNSS systems: GPS (United States of America), Glonass (Russian Federation), Galileo (Europe) and Beidou (China).

News and Articles about GNSS
Read the latest GNSS news and developments. Every GNSS related news item ever published at GIM International can be found here. If you don't want to miss any news, follow GIM International online on social media or subscribe to our newsletter.