Topcon LayoutMaster

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Topcon LayoutMaster

    Streamline your construction layout with Topcon’s easy-to-use software for Construction Professionals.

    Topcon Layouts intuitive field software supports manual total stations and robotics (optional)


    Custom built interface for contractors

    • Easy layer management tools help you hide the data you don’t want to see or use
    • Building pad tool to manually enter building pad perimeters, forms, excavation lines and points
    • Easy-to-use, yet advanced data input and output
    • LayoutMaster office software supports opening and saving autocad dwg and dxf files

    Power, performance, and ease-of-use for all of your construction layout jobs – from field to office!

    Topcon Layout Field Software

    With Field Software on your Field Controller:

    • Import projects prepared on your desktop
    • Easily enter plan features from paper plans onsite
    • Locate points on site using surveying equipment such as a Total Station
    • Perform as-built surveys and stake-out tolerance reports following construction

    Layout works seamlessly with Topcon's Construction Total Stations

    Straight-forward information displayed simply and clearly

    Designed for Contractors by Contractors. Even if you're new to layout Topcon Layout guides you through the steps. Restaking, topo, grade checking, even as-builts quickly, easily, accurately.

    Full Robotic Operation Available

    Topcon Layout is fully compatible with high-end robotic solutions for one-man staking and layout.

    Flexible, Scalable, Expandable

    Whether you are looking to layout cable runs, building corners, or a pipeline, Topcon Layout provides the flexibility and performance you demand with a simple, straightforward user interface.

    Topcon Layout - the tools you need to accurately and quickly lay out construction projects


    Field Software:

    Simple User Interface for Total Stations

    • Drive robotic total stations with the optional robotic module.
    • Turn measurements from total stations into graphical data.
    • Zero Plate reduces the potential for angular mistakes.

    Live Map with Touch Selection

    • Touch any point or line on the map and press the Stake button to layout the point.
    • Touch any line to quickly calculate offsets.

    Fast Plan Entry

    • Directional arrows for entering fast plan line jogs.
    • Plans are stored as figures that can be sent out to DXF files.

    Quick Dimensions

    • Click the tape measure icon to quickly get the dimension between points.
    • View the summary of multiple point selections.

    Simple Offsets

    • Offset line segments.
    •  Offset figures.
    • Create offset points from lines.
    • Calculate down and out from any line to a point.

    Bolt Patterns

    • Store bolt patterns.
    • Plot bolt patterns at any project point.

    LayoutMaster Office Software

    With LayoutMaster installed on your office PC:

    • Prepare stake out projects on previously existing CAD files or easily add data manually to:
      • Coordinate objects
      • Compute offsets
      • Easily transfer projects to Topcon Layout Field Controller software for stake out

    Digital Plans Made Easy

    Quickly generate points and coordinates of stakeout points. Use the easy routines to generate a northing, easting, and elevation for each plan point.

    Building Calculations

    Compute areas, points, and lines from objects and points. Calculate offset lines from known building dimensions or lot lines. Then simply transfer your job into a Topcon Layout field controller.

    Import Computer Design Files

    Prepare stake out projects by importing AutoCAD DWG and DXF files directly into LayoutMaster. From design through build-out, Topcon Layout provides all the positioning control tools you need.

    Total Solution – Maximize the Use of Topcon Layout with a Topcon Field Controller


    Rugged and compact Windows mobile field controller

    • MIL-STD-810G and IP67 Compliance
    • Microsoft Windows Mobile®
    • Marvell PXA310 806MHz processor
    • Integrated Bluetooth® wireless & 3.5G Cellular connectivity
    • Highly rugged design
    • Embedded High Sensitivity GPS Receiver
    • 3MP Autofocus Camera


    Compact, ruggedized, handheld, Windows Mobile 6.5 field controller

    • Built-in Bluetooth wireless technology and WiFi
    • 806MHz Processor
    • RS-1 Radio Capable
    • 256MB DDR SDRAM, Flash Memory 1GB (NAND)
    • Windows Mobile® 6.5 Operating System


    A full-featured keyboard, ruggedized, handheld field controller packed with memory and built-in 5 megapixel camera

    • Built-in Bluetooth wireless technology and WiFi
    • 624MHz XScale Processor
    • 5.17 megapixel camera and bar code reader
    • 256MB RAM, 2GB ROM
    • 55 key alphanumeric keyboard, plus joystick

Topcon LayoutMaster

Topcon Layout Field Software
OS Windows® CE 5.0, Windows Mobile 6 or higher
Graphics 320 x 240 min resolution W/H in pixels, 640 x 480 alt resolution
RAM 64 min MB
Disk Space 64 min free in MB, flash (internal) type
Topcon LayoutMaster Office Software
OS Windows® XP/Vista OS
Processor 500MHz processor or higher
Connectivity USB2 port for hardware loc