Hemisphere GNSS Introduces Knuckle Boom and Swing Boom Support for Machine Control Applications

Visit Hemisphere GNSS at the Construction & Survey Productivity Improvement (CSPI) Expo in Chiba, Japan (Booth E-11)

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Hemisphere GNSS, Inc. announces expanded features for its GradeMetrix® excavator solutions. Hemisphere has added support for knuckle boom and swing boom excavators as part of their GradeMetrix 3D Excavator solution. These additional feature sets unlock enormous potential for GradeMetrix® excavators, especially in the compact excavator market. "Hemisphere recognizes that machine control technology for compact excavators has been an underserved audience globally," states Miles Ware, VP of Marketing. "Based on direct feedback from our global machine control partners, and endless hours of testing, we are excited to introduce these options that will further enhance the available ROI for our customers." 

"Hemisphere's commitment to globally expand the access to machine control technology continues to be a key component of our growth strategy," said Farlin Halsey, President & CEO of Hemisphere GNSS. "Our strategy to combine best-in-class GNSS technology, with modern, efficient and intuitive features, further advances our efforts to make machine control technology available to the global construction community, including key customers like Iwasaki."   

"The opportunity to introduce a solution that supports excavators equipped with knuckle boom is a very important achievement for our organization," says Satoshi Furuguchi, CEO of Iwasaki Co., Ltd. "Iwasaki and Hemisphere have a great partnership and we look forward to empowering additional productivity solutions together." 

Hemisphere will make knuckle boom and swing boom options available in several of its new GradeMetrix® excavator kits. Existing GradeMetrix® excavator customers will have an option to add this feature to their current systems via an additional cable and sensor package available from their authorized GradeMetrix® dealer.  

To learn more please come by booth E-11at the CSPI trade show in Chiba, Japan. 

About Hemisphere GNSS  

Hemisphere GNSS, Inc. is an innovative high-tech company that designs and manufactures positioning and heading products, services, and technology for use in agriculture, construction & mining, marine, OEM, and L-band correction service markets, and any application that requires high-precision positioning and heading. Hemisphere holds numerous patents and other intellectual property and sells globally with several leading product, service, and technology brands, including Athena™, Atlas®, Crescent®, Eclipse™, Outback Guidance®, and Vector™ for high-precision applications. Hemisphere is headquartered in Scottsdale, Arizona, USA, with offices located around the globe and is part of Beijing UniStrong Science & Technology Co., Ltd. 

For more information, please contact: 
Hemisphere GNSS 
Phone: +1 (480) 348-6380 
Email: press@hgnss.com 

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