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2014 POB Salary & Benefits Study

For the fourth year, BNP Media’s market research division worked with POB to conduct a salary and benefits study in order to provide detailed information on the most current salary levels and benefit trends of professionals in the surveying and mapping industry.

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Mission Accomplished: The Payoff in New GNSS Technologies

By Chris Gibson
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Today’s Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS)-based positioning is one of the most important technologies ever developed. 

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Mapping in the Arctic Circle

By Linda Duffy
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Adverse conditions result in creative project management
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HxGN LIVE 2014 Promises a Wealth of Information

By Linda Duffy
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To get valuable new ideas you can put into practice and learn something new about Leica Geosystems, Intergraph or Hexagon Metrology, HxGN LIVE 2014 is the place to be

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Technology Tools Cut Time, Boost Accuracy of Geodetic Surveying Projects

By Robert Galvin
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Technology has become crucial for streamlining geodetic surveying to make it quicker, easier and as accurate as possible.

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Storing GIS Applications in the Public Cloud

By Noam Shendar
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Spatial data is implicitly storage-intensive, and therein lies the rub, to paraphrase Shakespeare. 

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Salary & Benefits Study Shows Who POB Readers Are

By Bruce MacLeod
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Thanks to our annual Salary & Benefits Study conducted by the BNP Market Research Division, we have a pretty good snapshot of who you, the readers of POB, are. 

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Rules of Surveying

By Jeffrey Turner
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 At the end of the day, bring your equipment home. 

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Getting to the Bottom of Subsurface Rights

By Kris Kline PLS
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 Mineral rights and mining interests in land have become more critical than ever in recent years, and disputes over conflicting property rights are common.  

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Phase One Industrial's CMOS-Based Aerial Camera

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PHASE ONE INDUSTRIAL announced the Phase One iXU 150 — the first CMOS-based medium format aerial camera. 

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Visual Intelligence's New Digital Aerial Sensor

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VISUAL INTELLIGENCE announced a new digital aerial sensor that redefines the capabilities and flexibility of medium-format geoimaging cameras. 

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Topcon's New Data Controller

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Topcon Positioning Group announced a new data controller – the FC-500 – with numerous features and benefits, including a large 4.3-inch touchscreen display and 5MP camera with built-in LED flash. 

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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.

9/30/14 2:00 pm EDT

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.


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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