GPS / GNSS

Global positioning systems (GPS) and global navigation satellite systems (GNSS) are transforming high-precision surveying.

ARTICLES

C-63 GNSS System

June 19, 2014
TOPCON POSITIONING announced a GNSS (Global Navigation Satellite Systems) indicate system specifically for compactors. 


Read More

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. 


Read More

Laser Scanning Trends in Surveying 2014

April 1, 2014
As laser scanning affects more surveyors, POB would like to know more detailed information on trends involving those tools. For the second year, BNP Media’s market research division worked with POB to conduct a study on trends in laser scanning surveying.


Read More

Team Uses Scanning to Uncover Herrin Massacre

January 19, 2014
Twenty-three men died in Williamson County and on the streets of Herrin, Ill., over a two-day killing spree on June 21-22, 1922, the largest mass murder of non-union labor in the history of America. The event would become known around the world as the Herrin Massacre.
Read More

CHC Releases Post-Processing Software

CHC Geomatics Office (CGO) supports GPS, GLONASS and BeiDou
January 14, 2014

CHC Geomatics Office (CGO) supports GPS, GLONASS and BeiDou


Read More

Remote GeoSystem Releases LineVision Google Earth

Application allows for multi-channel, track-based geographic video playback
January 3, 2014

Application allows for multi-channel, track-based geographic video playback


Read More

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. 


Read More

Intergeo 2013 Offers Glimpse of Future

December 15, 2013

For three days in October, Essen, Germany, served as the center of the world—or at least, the center of how the geospatial community looks at the world.

From Oct. 8-10, the city in the Ruhr area of western Germany hosted Intergeo, one of the premier conferences for geodesy, geoinformation and land management. With a history dating back to the eighth century and roots in industry and religion, Essen focused its attention on the geospatial world—for a few days at least.

What did it show?


Read More

Altus Announces Availability of Archer 2 with APS-3

Altus Positioning Systems announced the availability of the new Juniper Archer 2 field computer packaged with Altus’ APS-3 GNSS RTK receiver.
November 7, 2013

Juniper Archer 2 field computer packaged with Altus’ APS-3 GNSS RTK receiver.


Read More

Trimble Releases New Geo 7X

Trimble's GeoExplorer GNSS data collection solution adds remote positioning capability for greater productivity
November 6, 2013

GNSS data collection solution adds remote positioning capability for greater productivity.


Read More

Multimedia

Videos

Image Galleries

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.

POB

POB July 2014

2014 July

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.

Table Of Contents Subscribe

Drones

How long until drones will be commonly used in business?
View Results Poll Archive

Point of Beginning Store

M:\General Shared\__AEC Store Katie Z\AEC Store\Images\POB\epubsite\Statues-pic-large.gif
Surveyor Statues

The perfect gift or award for any special occasion.

More Products

Clear Seas Research

Clear Seas ResearchWith access to over one million professionals and more than 60 industry-specific publications, Clear Seas Research offers relevant insights from those who know your industry best. Let us customize a market research solution that exceeds your marketing goals.

Geo Locator

Buyers Guide

The #1 buyers' guide for land surveyors and geomatics professionals. Search listings for software and equipment manufacturers, equipment dealers and professional services. CLICK HERE to view GeoLocator.

STAY CONNECTED

Facebook logo Twitter logo  LinkedIn logo  YouTube logoRPLS small logo

Google +