Test Vehicle (from GRACE)

Summary
Tool Name
Test Vehicle
Short Description

The navigation test vehicle is a Mercedes Vito van with bespoke modifications to create a platform for testing navigation equipment and applications against a precise ‘truth’ in a mobile environment. It is equipped with RTK GPS receivers and high grade inertial measurement units to provide a highly accurate record of the vehicle’s track even under conditions of limited GNSS reception.

Version
N/A
Category
Field test bed
Test bench for receivers
Other
Conditions of Access
Rent
Location
Nottingham, United Kingdom (tool location is not fixed)
Coordinates
52.9551, -1.14917
Website
http://www.nottingham.ac.uk/grace/index.aspx
Status
Operational
How to get it

The vehicle is available with a selection of equipment to provide a ground truth trajectory. Requirements and access to be arranged though GRACE.

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Specifications
Supported GNSS Signals
GPS (SPS)
GLONASS
Galileo (OS, SoL, CS)
Supported other signals
MEMS
INS
UWB
Other
Environment of uses
Open Sky
Urban
Rural pedestrian user
Contact
Provider name
GRACE - GNSS Research Applications Centre of Excellence
Provider address
Nottingham, United Kingdom
Provider website
http://www.nottingham.ac.uk/grace/index.aspx
POC Name
Mr Paul Bhatia
Other Information
Costs

A quotation is made on demand.

References

Interactive Brochure

GRACE: GNSS Research Applications Centre of Excellence