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Trimble announces new deployment of Applanix's POS LV to enable broader autonomy capabilities for IHI Corporation

By GeoConnexion - 19th July 2022 - 16:24

Trimble announced the first deployment of its map-based localization system for land- based autonomous vehicle applications. IHI Corporation, a heavy industry manufacturer based in Japan, will retrofit its existing container and haulage trucks with a customized Applanix POS LV system as part of its broader autonomy capabilities for the transport of goods around industrial facilities. Map-based localization provides precise positioning and orientation estimation, augmenting GNSS/inertial data, which is critical for safe and efficient autonomous vehicle operations. The ability to provide IHI Corporation a full workflow and real-time data ensures seamless integration into IHI’s truck design.

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