Cyn René Whitfield

Cyn René Whitfield is a nationally published journalist who has been involved in marketing for land surveying and laser scanning companies for the past 27 years. She is currently the marketing coordinator for Terrametrix LLC (, Omaha, Neb. She can be reached at


The BIM Movement

August 6, 2012
Widespread adoption of BIM is providing substantial benefits to facility owners while creating new opportunities for service providers.
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The Strength of the Boundary Spanner

June 1, 2012
An increasing number of surveying and mapping firms are recognizing teaming as an effective business strategy. The person who guides the team plays a vital role. 
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A Perfect Match

May 2, 2012
During challenging economic times, it's not uncommon for firms to try to corner key markets by merging with other organizations.
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Points of Progress

February 1, 2010
When the Community Redevelopment Agency of the City of Los Angeles (CRA/LA) set out in early 2009 to develop a new pedestrian-friendly and efficient transit corridor that would link the city’s southern region with downtown, the management team had a clear vision for what it hoped to accomplish. ...
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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.


POB July 2014

2014 July

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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