Topcon Introduces Android App for LN-100 Layout Navigator

Livermore, Calif., USA/ Capelle A/d Ijssel, The Netherlands – February 3, 2015 – Topcon Positioning Group announces the release of a new app designed to drive the LN-100 Layout Navigator system — MAGNET® Construct. The no-cost app, available for the Android market, is built to provide “out-of-the-box” productivity with LN-100W hardware.
“The MAGNET Construct app offers intuitive options to drive an LN-100W for fast as-built measurements as well as graphical guidance to your design data.” said Oscar Cantú, senior manager of product marketing.
“When combined with the LN-100W, the app provides an entry-level precise measurement solution for diverse 3-D layout applications such as traditional construction, complex landscape layout, architecture, as well as quickly checking existing stakeout locations before proceeding on a project,” said Cantú.
MAGNET Construct offers optional connectivity with MAGNET Enterprise for real-time data exchange from active project sites to and from the office within a user’s private company account.
“The addition of the new MAGNET Construct app exemplifies our focus to keep the LN-100W productive even with bring-your-own-device (BYOD) scenarios. Android tablets and smartphones wirelessly driving precise hardware, along with secure connectivity to your office keeps projects productive and profitable,” said Cantú.
MAGNET Construct is currently available for Android users to download for free on the Google Play store.

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, mapping and GIS, asset management and mobile control markets. Its brands include Topcon, and Sokkia, 2LS. Topcon Corporation (, founded in 1932, is traded on the Tokyo Stock Exchange (7732).