Frontier Blog

Search For Articles

Generic selectors
Exact matches only
Search in title
Search in content
Search in posts
Search in pages
Filter by Categories
3D Laser Scanners
3D Laser Scanning
3D Laser Scanning Solutions
Automatic Levels
Best Practices
Build Construction
Construction Supplies
Construction Tools
Crash Reconstruction
Crime Scene Investigation
Environmental Monitoring
Estimating Software
Field Controllers
Field Software for Survey
Fisheries Management and Studies
Forensic Diagramming
Forestry & Natural Resources
Grade Lasers
Ground Water Monitoring
Handhelds with GNSS
In-pipe Flow
Interior Lasers
Land Mobile Hardware
Land Mobile Software
Land Mobile Systems
Laser Levels
Laser Receiver Sensors
Laser Scanning Software
Layout Solutions
Local Government
Mapping GNSS Recievers
Mapping Trimble Field Software
Mapping Trimble Office Software
MGIS Field Software
MGIS Legacy
MGIS Office Software
Mobile Devices
Modeling Software
Mosquito & Vector Control
Mosquito and Vector Control
News & Industry Updates
Office Software for Survey
Professional Services
Project Control Software
Service Requests
Solid Waste
Storm Water Monitoring
Surface Water Monitoring
Surveillance & Disease Distribution
Survey Field Controllers
Survey Field Software
Survey GNSS Receivers
Survey GNSS Recievers
Survey Office Software
Tech Talks
Technical Support
Total Stations
Total Stations
UAS Processing Software
UAV Systems
Unmanned Aircraft Systems - UAS
Water & Waste Water
Water Flow & Discharge Measurement
Water Level Monitoring
Water Quality Monitoring
Water Resources
Weed Control
Wetland Delineation
Workforce Solutions

Or Search By Category

Tech Talk: Installing TIM and Access on your TDC600

Tech Talk: Installing TIM and Access on your TDC600

In this latest Tech Talk, we show you the process of installing Trimble Installation Manager on the Trimble TDC600, then how to install Trimble Access 2020. This is an exciting new option for Trimble Access users that are looking for a lightweight yet powerful...

read more
Tech Talk: Autolock Collimation in Trimble Access

Tech Talk: Autolock Collimation in Trimble Access

In this latest Tech Talk video, Rob from our Anchorage, AK office shows us how to run through the Autolock Collimation on the Trimble SX10. The collimation process is the same for any of the Trimble robots. The only differences may be the prism you decide to you. It...

read more
Just Released: Trimble Business Center 5.3!

Just Released: Trimble Business Center 5.3!

We are excited to announce that Trimble Business Center version 5.3 is now available for download! This new release is packed with several exciting new enhancements, including the new Command Line. We recommend that you upgrade to this latest version if possible to...

read more
Cloud Post Processing With Trimble TerraFlex

Cloud Post Processing With Trimble TerraFlex

Trimble Positions Desktop includes the option to configure Trimble Connect projects for cloud post processing. Data must be collected with an Android or Windows device with a supported Trimble receiver which are the R1, R2, TDC150, or EM100 GNSS module. This...

read more
Tech Talk: Field Collimations for the SX10 Cameras

Tech Talk: Field Collimations for the SX10 Cameras

In this video Rob shows us how to perform the field collimations for the SX10 camera. These collimations are to adjust the telecamera auto focus and the automatic camera calibration. The telecamera auto focus adjustment ensures that when the camera focuses on an...

read more
Migrating to Trimble Connect for TerraFlex Users

Migrating to Trimble Connect for TerraFlex Users

Watch the recorded webinar for information on getting migrated from Trimble InSphere to Trimble Connect for TerraFlex.  This quick 20-minute video covers: Why migrate to Trimble Connect? How do I learn to use Connect? What will my InSphere Projects look like in...

read more


Frontier Precision has a 30-year plus track record of helping you provide a measure of excellence. It all ladders back to our core philosophy of How You Measure Matters. It’s why each day, we seamlessly connect the physical and digital worlds through technology to improve how we all better interact with the earth in meaningful ways. Our tools and solutions make you more efficient, productive, and most importantly, profitable.


Frontier Precision knows that every measurement its customers take is important. It’s why Frontier Precision not only offers the latest, cutting-edge measurement tools, but also understand the continuing need for service and support — because How You Measure Matters encompasses the total customer experience.

Professional Services

From Geospatial Services to GIS Professional Services to Water Resources Data Acquisition Services, Frontier Precision delivers leading-edge measurement technology. We’ve been there, every centimeter of the way, as geospatial technology has evolved. No matter what your need for accurate measurement, we have the experience and expertise to create a customized solution for you.


Training & Events

We give you the proper training on the solutions we sell. Sign up for Professional Certified Training to get up and running quickly — all backed by the most experience in the industry. Whether onsite, online or in the classroom, we are helping make our customers efficient, productive, and profitable with today’ s and tomorrow’s technology.


Frontier Precision provides world-class support from centers across a wide section of the western United States. Need support for any  geospatial products, software or services?

Contact Frontier Precision at 800-359-3703.

About Frontier Precision

Frontier Precision’s measure of excellence can be traced back to 1988. Four years later, in 1991, Frontier Precision partnered with Trimble — a United States-based GPS equipment manufacturer at the time, and the rest is history. Since then, Frontier Precision has grown with Trimble to be one their largest and best geospatial distributors in the world.

We’ve been at the frontier of technology for three decades, continually offering customers new tools and solutions, all with our end goal in mind to help make our customers efficient, productive, and profitable with today’s and tomorrow’s technology. Frontier Precision is an employee-owned company — each of our team members is committed to your success.

Contact Frontier Precision


From our original office in Bismarck, North Dakota, we’ve grown our footprint thousands of miles in every direction.Today, you’ll also find us in South Dakota, Minnesota, Colorado, Alaska, Montana, Idaho, Hawaii, Wyoming, Oregon and Washington — delivering the Frontier Precision difference to more people each day.