Articles by Christine L. Grahl

Sight Lines: What's Hot at SPAR 2010

Laser scanning pros and individuals interested in learning more about scanning technology are gathered in Houston this week for SPAR 2010. While the weather along the East Coast over the weekend caused some trip delays and cancellations for attendees and speakers, the event is still a hot spot for identifying trends and making connections. ARC's John Russo shares his impressions of the conference.
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The 'Can' Man

In many ways, Clay Wygant is a typical surveyor. His tanned, weathered face and comfortable manner evince 20-plus years of working outdoors. Like many of his peers, his knowledge about the profession has come primarily through hands-on experience. ...
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Preserving a National Treasure

Few areas remain in the United States where you can find true isolation, but Dry Tortugas National Park is one such place. Located 68 miles west of Key West in the Gulf of Mexico, the collection of seven islands that comprise the park is only accessible by ferry or seaplane, and two of the islands are officially off-limits to visitors. ...
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Web Exclusive: Turning the Tables

POB talked to a number of equipment dealers and surveyors to get their predictions for 2010, and no one expects to see a quick recovery. However, there are some glimmers of hope as we enter a new decade. What’s more, today’s professionals can take key steps to position themselves and their firms to capture new opportunities that are on the horizon...
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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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2015 May

In this May 2015 issue of POB, we take a look at the keynote on technology in the information age given by Andy Lowery, DAQRI CEO, at this year's SPAR International.

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