Topcon Announces Latest Addition to 3-D Layout Line

Livermore, Calif., USA/ Capelle A/d Ijssel, The Netherlands – October 7, 2014 – Topcon Positioning Group announces an update to its world’s first line of 3-D positioning systems designed for one-operator layout – the LN-100W. The latest model includes Bluetooth® functionality.

“LN-100W offers an enhanced level of connectivity with the addition of Bluetooth functionality,” said Ray Kerwin, Topcon director of global surveying products. “Now operators have an additional wireless communication option that will provide greater versatility with devices such as tablets that might not be WLAN ready.

“The update exemplifies our focus on making the LN-100 as simple to use as possible,” said Kerwin. “The LN-100W offers the popular self-leveling, one-operator 3-D layout features of the original model, and takes the ease-of-use a step further.”

The LN-100W is the newest of BIM (Building Information Modeling) solutions from Topcon.

About Topcon Positioning Group
Topcon Positioning Group is headquartered in Livermore, California, USA ( Its European head office is in Capelle a/d IJssel, The Netherlands ( Topcon Positioning Group designs, manufactures and distributes precise positioning products and solutions for the global surveying, construction, agriculture, civil engineering, BIM, mapping and GIS, asset management and mobile control markets. Its brands include Topcon, Sokkia and 2LS. Topcon Corporation (, founded in 1932, is traded on the Tokyo Stock Exchange (7732).