Terry Hurley appointed Technical Director

Company News

August 6, 2015

OxTS are delighted to announce that Terry Hurley will be appointed as Technical Director from 1st August 2015. In this newly appointed role, Terry will take full control of the OxTS technology roadmap and the core navigation technology behind our GNSS-aided inertial navigation systems.

170_133_TerryHurleySince joining OxTS as head of R&D in 2011, Terry has overseen the successful development of several major new products such as the Survey+ and xNAV family of inertial navigation systems. More recently his role has expanded to include the management of our team of support engineers. Terry is an energetic and highly experienced engineer having worked in high-growth technology businesses for many years. Through his experience in previous senior management positions, Terry brings extensive project management capabilities to this new role.

OxTS Director, Dr. Alex Nairac, who established the company with Brendan Watts in 1998 said, “Terry’s appointment is great news. I’m confident he will help the company to grow organically, and allow OxTS to consolidate and strengthen its position as a leading supplier of advanced inertial navigation technology.”
“As a technology-driven company, a large part of our business is working with system integrators who require high-precision GNSS and inertial navigation technology in custom application projects. Terry’s new role will see him play a crucial role in ensuring our technical experts provide our customers’ with the most advanced and innovative solutions.”

About OxTS
At OxTS we pride ourselves on over 15-years’ experience in Inertial and GNSS navigation technology. We offer a wide range of products that measure roll, pitch, and heading as well as RTK GNSS position down to 1 cm. Combined with our sophisticated calibration techniques and advanced algorithms, our products are ideal for mapping the conditions of road surfaces, geo-referencing of airborne LiDAR data, testing advanced driver assistance systems for new passenger cars or providing navigation information to self-driving vehicles. Our products provide high-accuracy low-drift rates, and are backed by our team of highly skilled and experienced customer support engineers.