Articles by Douglas Fisher

A Boon to the Profession

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We all know that our profession is changing, and unmanned aerial systems may soon accelerate the pace. But integration into the national airspace doesn’t have to be the death-knell for traditional surveyors. For those willing to invest, there will be plenty of money to go around.


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HxGN Live

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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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Stonehenge Uncovered

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Laser scanning, photogrammetry and 3D visualization shed new light on the ancient structure in Great Britain.


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Driving Mobile LiDAR in DOTs

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Adoption of 3D digital models by transportation agencies is on the rise. Understanding how to use that data requires a standard point of reference.


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With Joint Membership Approved, What’s Next for the NSPS?

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After nearly two years of turbulence at the National Society of Professional Surveyors (NSPS), the group took significant steps forward in Gaithersburg, Md., according to several surveying professionals who attended its spring meetings. 


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Share and Share Alike

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Embracing cloud collaboration can lead to new revenue sources for geospatial firms.
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Why Ethics Education Isn't Enough

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Is a one-credit course on ethics in the surveying and mapping profession sufficient to provide a solid foundation for real-life practice?
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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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POB August 2014

2014 August

In the August 2014 issue, POB explores how John McAslan + Partners used 3D modeling to facilitate the update design of King's Cross Station. Also, read how keeping workers safe on a rocky, steeply sloped mountainside requires precise, reliable monitoring.

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