Surveying & Mapping Software

An Office in the Field

By Christine Grahl
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Integrated tablet technology helps a small surveying firm expand by keeping it connected.
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Moving the Data

By Christine Grahl
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As Topcon Corp. celebrates its 80th anniversary this year, the company is focused on the future. Ray O'Connor shares his views on where the surveying profession is headed and how it will get there.
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Lifecycle Management of Infrastructure Project Data

By Zhong Chen
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Digital management that effectively serves all of a project's stakeholders at all phases of a project's lifecycle is the way of the future.
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A Model Schoolhouse

By Jason Ellis
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3D laser scanning provides valuable data for renovating a historic school building in Wyoming, Ohio.
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Precise Positioning 'In-the-Wet'

By Francisco Fierro Jr.
Successfully implementing a first-of-its-kind design/build locks and dam demands a combination of new survey technology and old-school methods.
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Solo Notes: Financing Success

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Running a small business is an arduous process in itself, but finding the money to jumpstart that business can be the biggest challenge of them all.
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Perfect Alignment

By Kevin Corbley
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Laser scanning and automated feature extraction streamlines plant upgrades through faster BIM.
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Mining the Data

By Jason Richards
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The ability to quickly and safely capture accurate, highly detailed information with advanced technology improves mine planning and safety.
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Sensors of the Lost Tomb

By BNP Media Staff
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Exploration team lets technology do the digging in search of an iconic burial site.
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Expanding Access to LiDAR Through Compression

By Christine Grahl
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What happens when a computer scientist with an uncanny knack for geometry compression takes an interest in LiDAR data?
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HxGN Live

More than 3,500 attendees from more than 70 countries attended HxGN Live, the annual Hexagon AB user conference, at the MGM Grand Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas on June 3-6. About 450 keynotes and panel discussions were held, and several companies from around the world exhibited their geospatial products. Here are a few snapshots from the event.

9/30/14 2:00 pm EDT

Technical Workflows on the Job Site Using 3D Laser Scanning

The purpose of this webinar is to dig into different laser scanning workflows and techniques.


POB September 2014

2014 September

In this September 2014 issue of POB, we take a look at a book that reveals how a rare-map dealer made millions stealing ancient maps. Also, discover the secrets of a 21st-century surveyor and how technology enables small surveying businesses to ease growing pains and maximize their potential.

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