Larry Trojak

Larry Trojak is owner and president of Trojak Communications, a Ham Lake, Minn.-based marketing communications company. For more information about the GLS-1000, visit More information about PERC Engineering can be found at


Surveyor Embraces Changes in Profession

November 25, 2013

 Central New York’s Lee Green urges colleagues to embrace the paradigm shift occurring around them. 

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Sunny Outlook for Surveying in the Cloud

October 22, 2013

 Thanks to huge strides in GNSS-enabled equipment, jobsite efficiencies continue to soar on both the survey and construction fronts. But until recently, the flow of real-time information and job-critical data between the office and personnel in the field have simply not kept pace with those onsite advances. But companies such as Sisemore Weisz & Associates (SW&A), which recently marked the one-year anniversary employing Topcon’s MAGNET Enterprise suite, are changing that—in a big way.  

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CSI: Surveys

October 8, 2010
A forensic engineering firm taps new technology to enhance information-gathering efforts.
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Mining Data

June 1, 2010
When confronted with a change in regulatory policy affecting how stockpiles could be verified, coal mining operations in central Alabama demanded immediate compliance from the engineering firms that oversee that activity for them.
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Web Exclusive: "Endless" Possibilities

December 1, 2009
Steve Hubertus, LS, of Hornell, N.Y.-based Stephen J. Hubertus Land Surveyor, and Jim Ball, owner of Wellsville, N.Y.-based James Ball Land Surveyor, have received a lot of business locating and mapping oil and gas wells in their area--but they didn’t stop there.
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The Land of Black Gold

December 1, 2009
Located in northwest Pennsylvania, adjacent to New York’s Southern Tier, the Allegheny National Forest consists of 513,325 acres of prime woodland and sits atop some prolific oil sands. Over the last century, those sands have yielded impressive volumes of oil, according to Jim Ball, LS, owner of James Ball Land Surveyor in Wellsville, N.Y. ...
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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.


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In the July 2014 issue, POB explores the growth of photovoltaic (PV) installations in the United States across residential, commercial and utilities markets. Also, read how an innovative system ensures the vertical alignment of Gerald Desmond Bridge.

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