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Allen Osborne & Associates - Booth 320If we saw you at the show, thanks for stopping by our booth! If we missed you, the Rascal (the world's first dual-frequency hand-held GPS receiver) is available at an excellent price - for near immediate delivery. The Rascal is available in both RTK and Static System configurations.
Ashtech Precision Products, Magellan Corp - Booth 123GPS just got a whole lot better - with the introduction of Magellan Corporation's exciting new Ashtech products for GPS surveying. The Ashtech Z-Xtreme is an all new dual-frequency receiver with the latest advances in GPS technology for surveyors-- Instant-RTK. Ashtech Solutions 2.0 is a PC based GPS data processing software adding powerful new features to the well known user-friendly interface of Locus Processor. Ashtech Survey Control II is the latest data collector software for the Z-Xtreme and Locus systems, enabling data collection and attributing for static and kinematic post-processed surveys.
Berntsen International Inc. - Booth 701Berntsen International has been marking the boundaries of the nations since 1972. In addition to the 100+ types of survey markers and monuments available we can make almost any custom marker you need. Our orbital forged markers, unique in the industry, offer high strength, easy stampability, outstanding durability, fast delivery, economic cost, and the capability to offer intricate artwork with custom logos and fine detail.
California Surveying and Drafting Supply Inc. (CSD) - Booth 617California Surveying & Drafting Supply is northern California and Nevada's premier source for GPS/GIS, surveying, drafting and engineering equipment and supplies. An authorized dealer for Trimble and Nikon, CSDS offers full-service repair for Trimble GPS and virtually all brands of surveying equipment, as well as Trimble certified training. For the best brands in the business (over 7,000 products in-stock), call CSDS today!
CAiCE Software - Booth 818Visual Survey bridges the gap between topographic data collection and the production of accurate topographic maps and digital terrain models. Capabilities include: importing raw data from any major data collector, processing electronic survey data, defining existing topographic and terrain data, and producing digital terrain models. Powerful 3D visualization capabilities allow for accurate error checking. All products run as standalone or with your favorite CAD package.
Carlson Software - Booth 215Carlson Software, an industry leader for land surveying desktop software, is pleased to announce the new data collection product, SurvCE. This Windows CE-based product works with all major manufacturers' total stations and GPS units. SurvCE is available on the Ranger computer, the Allegro from Juniper Systems, and will soon be available for pocket-sized Windows CE devices.
Crain Enterprises - Booth 312What a difference Crain's Tri-Max will make to you. Consistent sub-second stability, even with robotic total stations, is now the reality with the new Tri-Max composite tripods from Crain. With patents pending on eight separate innovations, the new Tri-Max tripods are truly in a class by themselves. Tri-Max tripods from Crain are the only tripods available that really meet today's demanding requirements for stability, durability and so much more!
Cyra Technologies - Booth 615Cyra grew 80 percent in 2000 and is now a subsidiary of Leica Geosystems. At ACSM, Cyra is featuring (1) the smaller, faster Cyrax 2500 3D laser scanner, (2) powerful, new Cyclone point cloud processing software, and (3) details of recent, successful projects. Using Cyrax for as-built and topo surveys results in a more complete and higher quality deliverable; reduced project costs; improved project safety; and faster project completion.
Eagle Point Software - Booth 612Founded in 1983, Eagle Point Software is among the world's largest and leading developers of integrated software for the architectural, civil engineering, structural and surveying marketplaces. We have over 45,000 modules installed in 100+ countries. We believe the shortest distance between two points is a straight line. That's why we market our powerful, industry-leading software directly...passing the savings to our customers.
GEOPAK Corporation - Booth 817GEOPAK offers GEOPAK Civil Engineering Suite, GEOPAK Site and GEOPAK Survey. The Suite is an integrated transportation design solution. Comprehensive modules include survey, site, road, bridge, water and sewer, and drainage. Multi-user access enables simultaneous, interactive design/engineering. GEOPAK Site's visual site design enables dynamic, real-time modeling, evaluation and analysis. GEOPAK Survey utilizes field data to create finished drawings within MicroStation. GEOPAK software is used by the Federal Highway Administration, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and 18 state DOTs.
Leica Geosystems Inc. - Booth 421Leica Geosystems offers a complete line of surveying, engineering and construction products, including real-time and post-processed GPS for surveying, mapping, and GIS; a wide range of total stations, including remote control systems for one-person operation; traditional and reflectorless EDMS; digital and automatic levels; building and construction lasers; machine-guidance systems; and onboard and office software. Leica's Open Survey World provides direct links and data exchange between GPS, total stations and office systems.
MicroSurvey Software Inc. - Booth 525Take a Genius to the field! MicroSurvey's FieldGenius Surveyor is a revolutionary hardware and software solution intelligent enough to be an on-site field computer with great computation power, but without the bulk and fragility of a laptop. The graphic interface allows you to quickly grab point, line and curve information, just like our desktop products! Calculate and post a subdivision in one visit!
Nikon Instruments Inc. - Booth 705,707,709Nikon Instruments Inc. is a world leader in surveying, mapping and construction instruments. The company offers a wide selection of products, ranging from automatic levels, laser levels, and theodolites to sophisticated total stations with onboard data collection. Nikon manufacturers the new DTM-500 Series Total Stations with the longest battery life in the industry. They utilize the new LLV (Low Light Visible) green color for increased on-site safety and identification. Also new is the NPL-820 Prismless Total Station with exclusive focused beam technology for increased accuracy. Nikon also offers a variety of specialized software packages and accessories. Nikon instruments feature world-renowned optics, easy-to-use controls and displays and rugged construction.
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Popular Leasing - Booth 528Subsidiary of Banco Popular North America - An FDIC Bank.
Survey the advantages! Makes equipment affordable - easy application process. Popular Leasing is part of Popular Inc., a publicly owned diversified financial services company ranked among the 40 largest bank holding companies in the United States. Acquire equipment through low, fixed rates with terms to fit your needs. Finance "soft costs" such as software and delivery, and upgrade equipment without prepayment penalty.
Pythagoras Software - Booth 331Pythagoras is truly unique CAD software for the Professional Surveyor and Civil Engineer: Easy to use, quick to learn, and contains all Cogo and surveying calculation functions. It includes time-saving features such as an intelligent cursor that automatically snaps onto points, lines and arcs. It features Digital Terrain Modeling and Road Design. Pythagoras runs on both the PC and the Macintosh!
RA&MCO Insurance Services - Booth 122RA&MCO is the Program Manager for the Great American Insurance Companies (A, Excellent) for professional liability coverages for Land Surveyors. Our Architects/Engineers, project-specific coverage, design/build, construction managers, environmental consultants, testing laboratories, geotechnical engineers and contractors professional liability programs are accessed by 1,600 brokerages nationwide. Our coverages are supported by excellent claims handling and risk management.
S!TE Manufacturing Inc. - Booth 515S!TE Manufacturing Inc. offers a variety of accessory products used with global positioning equipment, agriculture, and land surveying instruments. These include carbon-graphite composite GPS antenna poles; laser engraved graduated prism poles, data collector brackets, radio antenna masts, and many other accessories for all brands of survey equipment. S!TE products are sold through a network of instrument distributors worldwide. S!TE also private-labels products for OEM's such as Ashtech/Magellan, Pacific Crest, Sokkia, TDS, Topcon and Trimble.
Surveyors Module International (SMI) - Booth 612Since 1983 Surveyors Module International (SMI) has provided surveyors the standard in surveying software. Today, we continue our tradition of high quality programming for calculator and computer based environments. Our motto, "Software for Surveyors by Surveyors" still rings true today as we provide the most advanced surveying software on the market.
Sokkia Corporation - Booth 505Sokkia Corporation's diverse product line provides complete measurement solutions for surveying, mapping, measurement and positioning applications:
- A full family of GPS products for surveying and GIS applications.
- Total Stations, Data Collectors, Software, and field accessories offer complete measurement solutions for surveying applications.
- Construction products range from construction laser control systems to pipe lasers and one-person interior lasers.
Sokkia products are backed with the industry's best, most complete service and support capabilities.