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Surveyors Discover Picture-Perfect Productivity

By John Stenmark LS
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 Capturing pictures in the field has come a long way from sketchbooks and Polaroid photos. As integrated imaging enters the mainstream of modern fieldwork, surveyors are finding new applications and impressive cost savings. 


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ROI: How to Make Technology Pay Off

Here are six strategies from a surveying and mapping group on the leading edge.
By Christine Grahl
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Technology advances are making it faster and easier for surveying and mapping professionals to collect data and provide increasingly sophisticated deliverables that solve complex problems for clients.


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Harnessing the Cloud

Real-time office-to-field collaboration increases survey crew productivity for bottom-line benefits.
By Don Talend
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File and data transfer between the field and office can be a substantial bottleneck for surveying firms.


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Fence Line Surveyors–Did They Get a Bad Rap?

At this late date in the history of land surveying, surprisingly and sadly, there is no clear definition of what it means to survey property.
By Jeffery N. Lucas, PLS, Esq.
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For one surveyor, it can mean simply utilizing the measurements (bearings and distances) in the client’s deed, acquiring a starting point and an azimuth


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Share and Share Alike

By Douglas Fisher
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Embracing cloud collaboration can lead to new revenue sources for geospatial firms.
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Who Owns Your Survey Data?

By Zhong Chen
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In a digital age when projects routinely generate vast amounts of data that can be readily repurposed, the question of who owns the data becomes increasingly important.
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GNSS Post Processing: A Primary Option

By Chris Gibson
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Widespread adoption of RTK led many people to predict the end of GNSS post processing. Surveyors' needs for precision, flexibility and productivity have kept it in the mainstream.
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Tunnel Beneath the Bay

By John Stenmark LS
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For decades, California's Hetch Hetchy water system has supplied water to the San Francisco Bay Area. But the aging system is nearing the end of its useful life and is seismically vulnerable. Constructing a solution requires accurate, nerve-racking surveying.
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A High-Performance Fleet

By Sean McCormick
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Effective fleet management allows surveying and mapping firms to be safer, more productive and more profitable.
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An Accurate Point of Reference

By Don Talend
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Crane placement and girder location are critical surveying tasks during construction of an interchange ramp in Little Rock, Ark. 
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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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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

2014 September

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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