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.

GPS/GNSS Devices

  • Trimble (Android Only – No Data Collector Required)
    • R1, R2, R8, R8s, R10, R10-2, R12
    • SPS985, SPS986
  • BlueStar (Android & iOS)
  • EOS Arrow Blue, Green, Gold (RTK) (Android Only)
  • Juniper Geode (Android)
  • Juniper Geode GNS2 (Android & iOS)
  • Emlid Reach RS+, RS2 (Android)
PointMan is compatible with several external GPS/GNSS Devices

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
PointMan Compatibility with Cable & Pipe Locators

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
  • Trimble TSC5
  • 4th Generation iPads (with GPS & Cellular)

Supported Operating System

  • Android 7.1 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)
PointMan is 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
  • Ofiice-to-Field Notifications
  • One Call Tickets
  • Shared Cloud for Multiple Users
  • Manage User Permissions & Roles
  • In App Support
  • Service Level Agreements
  • Office to Field Notifications
  • 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

Industry Reactions

“CDOT finds incredible value in ProStar's geospatial asset management solution that is customizable, highly effective, and capable of high accuracy data capture.”

 

– Rob Martindale
PLS Program Manager - Utilities/Railroads
Colorado Department of Transportation

“ProStar has been on the forefront of developing advanced geospatial technologies for well over a decade now and has created one of our firm’s most impressive IP portfolios.”

– Raymond R. Tabandeh
Partner Lewis Roca Rothgerber Christie LLP

“Knowing the origin, locational accuracy methods, and integrity of utility data are critical to managing the risks of using that data; ProStar’s attribution of Precision, Pedigree, and Provenance to utility data delivers measurable confidence to stakeholders.”

 

– Jim Anspach
Founding Governor
ASCE Utility Engineering & Surveying Institute

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

 

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

“CDOT finds incredible value in ProStar's geospatial asset management solution that is customizable, highly effective, and capable of high accuracy data capture.”

 

– Rob Martindale
PLS Program Manager - Utilities/Railroads
Colorado Department of Transportation

“ProStar has been on the forefront of developing advanced geospatial technologies for well over a decade now and has created one of our firm’s most impressive IP portfolios.”

 

– Raymond R. Tabandeh
Partner Lewis Roca Rothgerber Christie LLP

“Knowing the origin, locational accuracy methods, and integrity of utility data are critical to managing the risks of using that data; ProStar’s attribution of Precision, Pedigree, and Provenance to utility data delivers measurable confidence to stakeholders.”

 

– Jim Anspach
Founding Governor
ASCE Utility Engineering & Surveying Institute

“Knowing the origin, locational accuracy methods, and integrity of utility data are critical to managing the risks of using that data; ProStar’s attribution of Precision, Pedigree, and Provenance to utility data delivers measurable confidence to stakeholders.”

 

– Jim Anspach
Founding Governor
ASCE Utility Engineering & Surveying Institute

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

 

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