Month: September 2008

MetroFax – Internet Faxing Solutions for your business

Internet Faxing Solution. MetroFax from Metro Hi Speed claims to offer the Internet’s best faxing solution. MetroFax says it includes 1,000 fax pages each month —more than the leading fax providers. MetroFax has no long-term commitments, offers local and toll-free numbers,

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PROFESSIONAL LAND SURVEYOR SURVEY: Do you love your work?

Do you love your work? Take the survey and please comment about what you love, or what you dislike, about your work.

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Second Annual URISA Student Paper Competition Winners Announced

September 16, 2008 (Park Ridge, IL) – URISA is pleased to announce the results of its Second Annual Student Paper Competition. First Place Arjen Koekoek, Wageningen University – The Netherlands THE POTENTIAL OF E-PARTICIPATION AS PLANNING SUPPORT SYSTEM ABSTRACT: The increasing

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NASA Connect Segment explaining surveying and how surveyors use geometry.

NASA Connect Segment explaining surveying and how surveyors use geometry. Here’s a surveying related video made by NASA for it’s NASA Connect series that explains basic land surveying methods and use of geometry. Although the video is geared towards children to

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Mastering AutoCAD Civil 3D 2009

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GISCI Announces Renewal Requirements

News Release: GISCI Announces Renewal Requirements   The GIS Certification Institute (GISCI) Board of Directors and Oversight Committee recently finalized the renewal requirements for GIS Professional Certification and have initiated the renewal process with the first cohort of GISPs, who earned

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NATIONAL SURVEYOR’S WEEK RESOLUTION VICTORY!

From the American Congress on Surveying and Mapping (ACSM) “NATIONAL SURVEYOR’S WEEK RESOLUTION VICTORY!   We were able to get the required 50 co-sponsors to House Resolution H. Con. Res. 223, the National Surveyor’s Week Resolution. The Resolution is expected

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URISA’s 2008 Exemplary Systems in Government (ESIG) Winners Announced

NEWS RELEASE – SOURCE : URISA. 2008 Exemplary Systems in Government (ESIG) Winners Announced URISA’s ESIG Awards recognize exceptional achievements in the application of information technology that have improved the delivery and quality of government services. URISA is pleased to announce

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Watch Civil 3D 2009 Interactive Demo by Autodesk

Watch Civil 3D 2009 in Action If you have questions about Autodesk/AutoCAD Civil 3D 2009, and how this can work for a professional land surveyor, the link above will display an interactive demo on the Autodesk website. This is a good

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URISA Annual Conference in New Orleans…Moving Forward

NEWS RELEASE – SOURCE : URISA. September 4, 2008 (Park Ridge, IL) – Hurricane Gustav, thankfully, passed over the Gulf Coast region without as much damage as had been forecasted. There were a few power outages and very little damage to

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Licensure for Professional Land Surveyors – NCEES

LICENSURE FOR PROFESSIONAL LAND SURVEYORS.   Licensure for Surveyors – NCEES The link above, to the National Council of Examiners for Engineering and Surveying (NCEES) Web page for Licensure of Surveyors, outlines the procedures and testing requirements to become a Professional

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