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TeleConsult Austria GmbH

 Contact data
StreetSchwarzbauerweg 3 
ZIP, City, Region 8043 - Graz (Styria) 
Phone+43-316-890971-10 
Fax+43-316-890971-55 
EmailSend Email
Webwww.teleconsult-austria.at 
 Contact person

DI Dr.techn. Dr.h.c.mult. Bernhard Hofmann-Wellenhof (CEO)
 Employees (Total)
Total: 1-10  number of researches: 8
 Competencies

 Central aim of organisation
The major activities cover the field of positioning and navigation, particularly the areas of software development.

 Briefly describe your organisation
The major activities of TeleConsult Austria cover the field of positioning and navigation, particularly the areas of development and combination of navigation, telecommunication, information technologies, and services for applications in the context of mobility. The services offered by TeleConsult Austria include system and project planning, project management, contributions to marketing, retailing, and the development of strategies for new products and services. We support the administration in creating fundamental policies as basics for private investments and the development of Public-Private-Partnership (PPP) as this creates investments and jobs in the most efficient way. TeleConsult Austria analyses market potentials, technologies and services and creates software products according to the needs of its customers. Based on state-of-the-art technologies and system processes, strategies are developed which prepare the transition from today‘s technologies to those of tomorrow.

 Core Competency

Research & Development

 ICT sectors:
   - ICT Applications for Traffic and Logistics     
   - Geographical Information Systems (GIS)     
   - Visualisation     
   - Virtual and Augmented Reality      
   - Sensor Technology     
   - Satellite Technologies     
   - Wireless & Mobile Communication     
 RTD Experiences & Publications

 My organisation has been involved in projects funded by the following EU-programmes
  Coordinator  Partner 
EU Framework Programme (FP)
Other international co-operative research

 Austrian Research and Development Projects
  Coordinator  Partner 
Cooperative Projects

 RTD Experience
Combination of new technologies and services for transport applications. A major focus of our work is within the area of radio navigation such as EGNOS or Galileo as well as Satellite Communication and GMES. Other activities include mobile communication like GSM and UMTS. One special main research and development topic is indoor and pedestrian navigation. Based on state-of-the-art technologies and system processes, strategies are developed which prepare the transition from todays techniques, technologies and procedures to those of tomorrow. Within these activities, the topics of intermodal transport and the combination of various systems and services is playing a more and more significant role.

Fusion of complementary systems for individual solutions. Most of TeleConsult Austrias customers are active in the field of aviation and space technology, defence-, and car industry and traffic management. In addition, manufacturers of user equipment as well as providers of value-added services belong to our partners.

The services offered by TeleConsult Austria include system and project planning, project management support, contributions to business and business development plans as well as contributions to marketing, retailing, and the development of strategies for new products and services. We support the administration in creating fundamental policies as basics for private investments.

 Publications
Publications (books only)

Hofmann-Wellenhof B, Lichtenegger H, Wasle E (2008): GPS, Galileo, GNSS. Springer, Wien New York. (In Japanese 2008, in Chinese 2008).

Hofmann-Wellenhof B, Moritz H (2005): Physical Geodesy. Springer, Wien New York. (2nd edition 2006, in Russian 2007).

Hofmann-Wellenhof B, Legat K, Wieser M (2003): Navigation - principles of positioning and guidance. Springer, Wien New York.

Hofmann-Wellenhof B, Kienast G, Lichtenegger H (1994): GPS für Praktiker (GPS for practitioners). Springer, Wien New York.

Moritz H, Hofmann-Wellenhof B (1993): Geometry, relativity, geodesy. Wichmann, Karlsruhe.

Hofmann-Wellenhof B, Lichtenegger H, Collins J (1992 – 2005): GPS – theory and practice. Springer, Wien New York. (2nd edition 1993, 3rd edition 1994, 4th edition 1997, 5th edition 2001, in Ukrainian 1997, in Bulgarian 2004, in Japanese 2005).

Bilajbegovic A, Hofmann-Wellenhof B, Lichtenegger H (1991): Osnovni geodetski radovi – suvremene metode – GPS (Geodetic fundamentals – modern methods – GPS).

 Fact sheet



 Inserted / Updated
2006-02-27 / 2010-08-16