Pair a locator and GPS unit with PointMan at the same time!
PointMan is designed to meet your business workflow and hardware compatibility needs.  PointMan is hardware agnostic and supports all major GPS/GNSS and electromagnetic cable & pipe locators in the industry, including Trimble, Juniper, EOS, RadioDetection, Subsite, and Vivax-Metrotech.

Compatible
GPS/GNSS Devices

  • Trimble (Android Only – No Data Collector Required)
    • R1, R2, R8, R8s, R10, R10-2, R12
    • SPS985, SPS986
  • Bad Elf Flex (Android & iOS)
  • EOS Arrow Blue, Green, Gold (RTK) (Android Only)
  • Juniper Geode (Android)
  • Juniper Geode GNS2 (Android & iOS)
  • Emlid Reach RS+, RS2 (Android)
Mobile collection with Catalyst

Centimeter Accuracy Devices

PointMan Compatibility with the Trimble R-Series & SPS for RTX correction services
PointMan Compatibility with Emlid RTK GNSS Receiver
PointMan Compatibility with Bad Elf Flex

Sub-Meter Accuracy Devices

PointMan Compatibility with Trimble R1 & Catalyst
PointMan Compatibility with Juniper Geode GPS
PointMan Compatibility with EOS 100 & 200 GNSS RTK

Compatible

Cable & Pipe Locators

  • RadioDetection 8000, 8100
  • Vivax Metrotech vLocPro 2, vLoc3Pro, vLoc3-5000
  • Subsite Utiliguard Advanced+ 
PointMan Compatibility with RadioDetection 8100 Cable Locator
PointMan Compatibility with Subsite Utiliguard Utility Locator
PointMan Compatibility with Vivax Metrotech vLocPro Locator

Tablets

  • Trimble TDC600
  • Samsung Galaxy Tab Active 2
  • Samsung Galaxy Tab Active Pro
  • Samsung Tab S6 and up
  • 4th Generation iPads (with GPS & Cellular)

Supported Operating System

  • Android 8.0 or greater
  • iOS 12.3 or greater
  • 5 GB RAM minimum
  • 16 GB ROM (disk space) minimum
  • Tablet- 8 inch screen or greater
  • Phone- 5.1 inch screen or greater
  • 3G network or WiFi (400kbps or higher unless using offline mode)
Pair a locator and GPS unit with PointMan at the same time!

PointMan & Trimble

The Trimble Mapping & GIS Partner Program is a dedicated initiative within the Trimble Geospatial group to engage, capture, and promote best in class products like PointMan that utilize Trimble technology such as GNSS receivers, ruggedized handhelds, or software-based features. Through the Trimble Mapping & GIS Partnership, we have created and developed specific workflows to meet unique Trimble customer and dealer needs. Our goal is to support these efforts through the PointMan data collection mobile application and its easy-to-use integration tools.
Mobile collection with Catalyst

Integrated GNSS Solutions

SPS985 & 986

R12 & R12i

R10-1 & R10-2

R8S, R8-2, & R8-3

R1 & R2

Catalyst

PointMan is compatible with several external GPS/GNSS Devices

Subscription-Based

GNSS Service &

Data Collection Software

Catalyst and PointMan now provide a revolutionary GNSS concept, bringing Trimble quality and precise (1-2 cm) positioning with an easy to use precison data collection software to the location-enabled workforce. With Catalyst and PointMan, we deliver “professional-grade positioning” to the masses as an SaaS model. Just imagine the accuracy on-demand for any location-enabled field task leveraging the computing power and convenience of the mobile device that is already in your pocket.

GNSS Integration

By integrating PointMan with Trimble GNSS positioning solutions, users can confidently capture high-quality precision data and immediately identify potential conflicts that prohibit catastrophic accidents, disruption of services and costly delays to infrastructure projects.

Mobile collection with Catalyst

Compatible
Cable & Pipe Locators

  • RadioDetection 8000, 8100
  • Vivax Metrotech vLocPro 2, vLoc3Pro, vLoc3-5000
  • Subsite Utiliguard Advanced+ (Versions 1&2) 

PointMan Plus for Trimble

  • Export Email Summary, KMZ, Photos & PDF
  • Photos & Sketch Support
  • Google Directions to Any Collected Point, Line or Polygon
  • Pair with Cable & Pipe Locate Tools
  • Import KML files
  • Customizable Data Dictionary
  • VRS/NTRIP Corrections
  • Seamless Integration with Trimble GPS/GNSS devices

Trimble Testimonials

“A simple to use platform, with advanced features, that solve complex problems within the DOT ecosystem for subsurface utilities.”

 

 Jack Calvin
Director, State Government, DOT’S/MOT’S
North America – Trimble Geospatial

"Both Trimble’s R series and Trimble’s Catalyst system provide precision mapping quality location data to PointMan’s software, on a standard mobile device, creating a complete utility mapping solution."

 

David Siddle
Frontier Precision
Trimble’s 2019 Worldwide Geospatial Dealer of the Year

“Trimble and ProStar have partnered to define the next generation of utility mapping.”

 

Stephanie Michaud, P. Eng.
Strategic Marketing Manager
Trimble Inc.

“A simple to use platform, with advanced features, that solve complex problems within the DOT ecosystem for subsurface utilities.”

 

 Jack Calvin
Director, State Government, DOT’S/MOT’S
North America – Trimble Geospatial

"Both Trimble’s R series and Trimble’s Catalyst system provide precision mapping quality location data to PointMan’s software, on a standard mobile device, creating a complete utility mapping solution."

 

David Siddle
Frontier Precision
Trimble’s 2019 Worldwide Geospatial Dealer of the Year

“Trimble and ProStar have partnered to define the next generation of utility mapping.”

 

Stephanie Michaud, P. Eng.
Strategic Marketing Manager
Trimble Inc.
PointMan Precision Mapping Solutions are available in 4 different feature levels - PointMan, PointMan Plus, PointMan Pro, and PointMan Enterprise. Each option offers different levels of data collection features and functionality based on industry standards and user needs.
Features Include:
  • Geoid Models
  • Google Directions
  • Supports PDFs out in the Field
  • Data Dictionary
  • Photo & Sketch Support
  • Pairs with Major Locate Tools
  • Export Email, KMZ, Photos, & PDFs
All PointMan Features and:
  • Multiple VRS/Correction Services
  • Real-Time Datum Translations
  • Stakeout for Points & Lines
  • Survey & Mapping Grade GPS Units
  • Attach Photos & Forms to Features
  • Audit Trails for Users & Data
  • Feature Lock
  • Snap Line work to Points/Potholes
  • Split & Join Lines
  • Supports Custom Attributes
  • Trimble GPS/GNSS & Catalyst DA-1
  • Utility Locate Form
  • Export Shapefile, KML, & CSV
  • Enhanced Export Options
  • Import KML & PRJ Files
All PointMan & Plus
Features and:
  • Mobile & Cloud
  • Site Calibration
  • Work Offline
  • One Call Tickets
  • Shared Cloud for Multiple Users
  • Manage User Permissions & Roles
  • In App Support
  • Service Level Agreements
  • Online Help & Feedback
  • Attach Photos & Forms to Any Feature
  • Audit Trails for Users & Data
    (Activity Logs)

 

 

All PointMan, Plus & Pro
Features and:
  • Volume Pricing
  • API Access
  • 3rd Party Integration (CAD/GIS/Survey)
  • Beta Test New Features
  • Custom PDF Forms
  • Dedicated Priority Support
  • Infield Training Included
  • Trimble FXL Import