Articles by Lawrence Paul Lopresti

List Of ABET Accredited ''Surveying Programs''

Posted By Lawrence Paul Lopresti on 4/13/2010 at 8:11 PMThe following is list of college programs accredited under surveying per the ABET site.ABET Search There are 23 accredited colleges in 18 states. Following each
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Sorry, Monuments Do Not Control Over Deeds

Posted By Lawrence Paul Lopresti on 4/8/2010 at 11:04 AMBecause deeds in and of themselves are "monuments".The State Board in using the following words can be creating a policy for future surveyors to
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Responsible Charge Of GPS ?

Posted By Lawrence Paul Lopresti on 3/30/2010 at 7:35 PMIt appears from comments on this board by surveyors that when OPUS is unavailable or delayed they cannot complete their GPS work in a
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What New Laws Will Be Required For Energy Efficiency ?

Posted By Lawrence Paul Lopresti on 3/18/2010 at 3:56 PMTotally open question, but I have been thinking as an engineer (sorry) about what types of land development laws would be required to aid
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Stadia Transit Work In PLSSania ?

Posted By Lawrence Paul Lopresti on 3/15/2010 at 7:51 PMI have come across the fact that certain transits had 1:132 ratio stadia hairs specifically for easy conversion to chains. In order to make
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What Is The Smallest ''Hiatus'' Surveyed?

Posted By Lawrence Paul Lopresti on 3/11/2010 at 9:03 PMSo I started a search to see how small BLM would go and came upon a 2005 offer by BLM for a "Hiatus" in
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When The Greenland Icecap Melts ?

Posted By Lawrence Paul Lopresti on 1/4/2010 at 5:33 PMHow will the water be distributed around the world? It is predicted to cause a 23' rise in ocean levels, but will the oceans rise
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'N/B/M' = Abbreviation For?

Posted By Lawrence Paul Lopresti on 3/19/2009 at 8:36 PMSaw this for the first time in a deed today. It was easy to figure from the deed the meaning, but
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NAD 2018

Posted By Lawrence Paul Lopresti on 1/27/2009 at 10:20 PMTalked today with Chuck Ghilani, Penn State Wilkes-Barre, at the PA Conference about the single SPC datum for PA. Currently it
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Older Surveying Texts?

Posted By Lawrence Paul Lopresti on 1/22/2009 at 3:35 PMI am doing some office cleaning an reorganizing. As I was shifing some surveying texts on the shelves I successively handled
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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 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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