Angus W. Stocking, LS

Angus W. Stocking, LS, is a licensed land surveyor who writes about worldwide infrastructure projects. He can be reached at angusstocking@gmail.com.

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Tronnes Surveys uses LiDAR to Help Realize a Beautiful Building

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 Tronnes Survey was asked to step in on a tricky project involving the Edmonton International Airport’s (EIA) new Combined Office Tower (COT), which includes offices and the air traffic control tower in an eight-story building.  


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Surveys with a Side of Scanning

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Laser scanners are big investments, and WestLAND took its time looking for the right solution.


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Superstorm Sandy: The (Survey) Miracle of Route 35

A look back at how surveyors rallied in recovery efforts.
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A look back at how surveyors rallied in recovery efforts.


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'The Display' Helps Manage Water Infrastructure

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One of the favorite tropes in thrillers and war movies is “The Display.” Political leaders, nuclear power plant operators, spies or law enforcement personnel gather around a screen, tabletop display or hologram, and all the information they could possibly desire—troop movements, rainfall patterns, power station locations, roadblocks—is perfectly displayed in a way that is immediately apprehensible by even the meanest intelligence. 


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A Model Community

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When commuter traffic overtakes a small-town main street, locals tend to get concerned. The nearly 1,000 residents of the Village of Round Lake in upstate New York were no exception. ...
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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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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.

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POB September 2014

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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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