AG-NAV was founded in 2000 from a major Geophysical Equipment Manufacturer, Picodas Group Inc. Picodas was formed in 1985 and was involved in several GPS and geophysics related fields including GeoSurvey, Navigation, Environment, Agriculture and Forestry applications. When AG-NAV was formed at the beginning of the new millennium, the Company decided to concentrate its efforts on GPS navigation and related products. During this time, AG-NAV emerged as a leading supplier of GPS Navigation equipment for Aerial applications. The AG-NAV brand is recognized globally within the agriculture industry and is continuously sought after because of its excellent reputation. AG-NAV is known for its first class customer service and support, offering timely technical support and fast turnarounds on repairs. The Company is able to reach its customers worldwide due to its extensive distribution network, with authorized dealers located in all 6 continents.
- Business Type:
- Industry Type:
- Agriculture - Agriculture Monitoring and Testing
- Market Focus:
- Globally (various continents)
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AG-NAV takes pride in its Canadian heritage, and is proud to say that every AG-NAV product is assembled in Barrie, Ontario. The Company also employs a local work force that is highly skilled and educated in their related fields. All hardware, software, operating system (Linux), and mechanical housing used to make AG-NAV's products are designed and developed in-house. All products have industrial build quality.
The Company’s primary market segment is associated with Agriculture and the use of GPS technology in this area. The AG-NAV Guia is a navigation system that gives the operator GPS Precision Navigation for the placement of sprayed fertilizers and pesticides for aerial applications. The product offering for this segment has expanded to the development of accurate flow control equipment for the deployment of liquid and dry materials used in this industry.
Nowadays the AG-NAV's products are used in various applications: Agricultural and Forestry Aerial Applications, Larviciding & Mosquito Control, WildLife Tracking, Baiting and Controlling, Wildfire Suppression Coordination, Geophysical Navigation, Photo and Remote Sensing Navigation.
AG-NAV is committed to the development and improvement of products that use GPS technology for navigation and advanced spray technology for application. The Company will continue to hold its position and high quality image by maintaining excellent customer support and developing highly reliable equipment.