Category Archives: surveying

Intergeo 2013 Amerisurv Photo Gallery

TweetMarc Cheves from Amerisurv was on location in Essen, Germany Oct 8-10 to take in the 2013 InterGeo event. Always toting his DSLR camera around, Cheves has shared a number of images in his conference photo gallery on Flickr… enjoy!

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Surveyors and GIS – A new Book, GNSS for iPad and more

TweetMy colleague Marc Cheves from Amerisurv has been very busy these days and has just rolled out another print and E(iPad) magazine and an informative E-news update  – those of you interested in Surveying, mapping, GPS, and related technologies be … Continue reading

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Irish Geomatics Student Wins Big in Vegas

TweetKOREC has announce that David Hyland, Dublin Institute of Technology (DIT), was presented recently with a gift of Trimble’s next-generation R10 GNSS for use by its students of geomatics and spatial information. David won the International Trimble Dimensions 2012 Student … Continue reading

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Trimble Announes Yuma 2 Rugged Tablet

TweetTrimble today has introduced today the Yuma 2 rugged tablet computer—a powerful mobile computing solution that provides full office capabilities in the field for construction, transportation, public safety, field service, forestry, utilities, mapping, insurance and any other outdoor or service-related … Continue reading

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The Trimble Survey Student Competition

TweetAn amazing opportunity for students has been brought to my attention by gene Roe of LiDARnews, Gene shares an update on the Trimble Survey Student Paper Competition. From Gene… As somewhat of a follow up to the last post on … Continue reading

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US PLSS Data Projection Oops from BLM With ArcGIS.com

TweetAn interesting result when you attempt to add the BLM US public land survey system data into an ArcGIS.com map… these PLSS data are available from a KML file at www.geocommunicator.gov. I haven’t run into any projection issues within ArcGIS.com … Continue reading

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Washington Monument Damage Surveyed by WJE of Chicago

TweetYou may have heard or seen on the news that the Washington Monument, the most visible and prominent monument in Washington D.C., is currently being surveyed for damage that resulted from the earthquake that rocked the US Capital in August, … Continue reading

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esriuc / ACSM Video Looks At The Convergence of Surveying and GIS

TweetThis video shot on location at the ACSM Esri Survey Summit in San Diego features Randy Noland and Colleagues Joe Sass, and Marco Cecala as they discuss the convergence of GIS and surveying and get into the topics of data … Continue reading

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Trimble Supports Surveying Workflows with Trimble Business Center

TweetToday Trimble announced the latest update to the Trimble Business Center, now at Version 2.5 – a desktop complement to Trimble’s full range of survey solutions. Trimble Business Center is an office desktop solution that integrates common survey office processing … Continue reading

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Surveyors and LightSquared: A Special Industry Forum at Survey Summit

TweetSurveyors and LightSquared – Precision GPS in Jeopardy – A topic of particular interest will be explored in depth at this year’s ACSM Annual Conference & Esri Survey Summit (July 7-12, 2001, San Diego, CA) – The LightSquared issue and … Continue reading

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Surveyors Rendezvous 2010 – Chattanooga, Tennessee aboard the Delta Queen Steamboat Hotel

TweetAn interesting event taking place in TN this September – National Rendezvous, 2010; Chattanooga, Tennessee aboard the Delta Queen Steamboat Hotel on the North Shore Wednesday evening, September 15 through Saturday, September 18, 2010. On Friday, the 17th of September, … Continue reading

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Don’t list your hot survey equipment on ebay!

TweetAnd our dumb-ass of the day goes to… Here’s another one of those stupid thief stories! This time some rocket scientists nabbed surveying equipment – a big problem in that industry! According to DetroitNews online, The events started Tuesday, when … Continue reading

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