Articles by Cam Cosworth

Creating a New GIS Solution

Geographic Information Systems (GIS) are spreading across the globe like wildfire. The range of applications for GIS is wide and diverse, including urban planning, land development, emergency services and response (911), watershed analysis, earth science studies, population statistics--the list goes on. However, these systems are only as good as the information put in them.
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Conforming to Design

SVT Contractors has a story like many other surveying engineering firms across the country. On a site work project for a new school, SVT was required to submit as-built drawings as part of the contract. The scope of work included grading, and laying out and constructing several retaining walls, storm drainage systems, a new water line, lighting and electrical service, sanitary sewer and a parking lot.
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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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2014 December

In this December 2014 issue of POB, we celebrate our 40th year, and take a look at how we began. Also, see how an innovative approach helped a surveying firm provide fast and accurate volume reporting for the aggregates industry.

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