Articles by Kevin Corbley

Mapping buried fiber cable in Columbia County Georgia

April 5, 2014

The GIS Department in Columbia County, Ga., is mapping buried fiber cables as fast as its field crews can walk—even under tree canopy. 


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Integrating Systems for a Sharper LiDAR Image

December 16, 2013

 Tuck Mapping Solutions enjoys a well-earned reputation as an innovator in the geospatial data collection business. The Big Stone Gap, Va., mapping firm was among the first to improve the accuracy of airborne LiDAR by installing the scanner in a helicopter for lower and slower operations. Tuck Mapping also led the industry in co-mounting an aerial camera with a LiDAR in one helicopter for simultaneous capture of imagery and elevation data. 


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Scanning Firm Fast-Tracks Hospital 3D BIM Creation

September 16, 2013

 Elkhart General Hospital in northern Indiana completed construction of a new wing less than 10 years ago, but already another addition is in the works. Opened in 2005, the three-story west wing of the 100-year-old structure gave the hospital a much-needed centralization of its oncology services and an expansion of its birthing center.  


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Signs of Change

June 1, 2013
An iPad mobile data collection app automates traffic sign inventory for a more intelligent GIS.


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Perfect Alignment

September 5, 2012
Laser scanning and automated feature extraction streamlines plant upgrades through faster BIM.
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An Ideal Irrigation Network

June 1, 2012
An integrated, helicopter-based LiDAR and camera system yields stunning density and high-resolution color imagery for better decision-making along the Larimer County Canal.
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Where the Water Ends

May 2, 2012
The ability to fly at higher altitudes and accurately validate coastal features provides valuable data on complex shorelines with extensive wetlands.
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Energy Rush

March 30, 2012
Demand for Marcellus Shale maps pushes airborne digital imaging beyond traditional limits. 
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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 July 2014

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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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