Month: April 2009

ICA Map Exhibit Announcement

The U.S. National Committee of the International Cartographic Association (ICA) invites you to submit your current publications of maps, atlases, and other cartographic products to the Cartographic Exhibition at the 2009 International Cartographic Conference in Santiago, Chile. The 24th International

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Professional Land Surveyor Product Review: Magellan Triton 2000 Handheld Navigation System

While not necessarily thought of as a tool for Professional Land Surveyors, the , none the less, is a very handy tool for Professional Land Surveyors and outdoor enthusiast, alike. The Magellan Triton 2000 has proved to be a good

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Better Design with Autodesk Video on Youtube

Professional Land Surveyor Source:YouTube – Better Design with Autodesk.

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VDOT: Bridge Demolition Video set to Opera on YouTube

Professional Land Surveyor Source: YouTube – VDOT: Bridge demolition set to opera.

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Swine Flu on Google Maps

View H1N1 Swine Flu in a larger map H1N1 Swine flu in 2009 Pink markers are suspect Purple markers are confirmed or probable Deaths lack a dot in marker Yellow markers are negative Professional Land Surveyor Source: Google Maps In

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Where to Find Your AutoCAD Civil 3D Product Information

A recent comment on a prior post asked how to find out if, after performing an update to your AutoCAD Civil 3D software, the program was updated. In essence, where to find your AutoCAD Civil 3D product information? This question

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Singapore Institute of Surveyors and Valuers Land Survey Division Video

Here’s a great land surveying video I found created by the Singapore Institute of Surveyors and Valuers Land Survey Division. Anyone considering a career as a professional land surveyor or is just interested in what we professional land surveyors do,

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AUGI Exclusive-Download Lynn Allen’s Tips and Tricks for Using AutoCAD 2010

AUGI Members Only Exclusive Download: AUGI Exclusive-Download Lynn Allen’s Tips and Tricks for Using AutoCAD 2010 on the Autodesk User Group International (AUGI) website. You all know the value of Lynn Allen’s Tips and Tricks. You know that she has

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Connected: Basic Overview of Autodesk Quantity Takeoff (QTO) 2010

Professional Land Surveyor Source: Connected: Basic Overview of Autodesk QTO 2010.

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Suunto X9i Wrist-Top GPS Computer Watch with Altimeter, Barometer, Compass, and GPS (Military)

Suunto X9i Wrist-Top GPS Computer Watch with Altimeter, Barometer, Compass, and GPS (Military) Product Description Features: Compatible with digital maps, it is the perfect tool for planning routes in advance and storing the best ones for re-use Navigational functions calculate

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The Surveyor in Court-Preparation, Depositions & Testimony 2-Day Conference

Attend a great New 2-day Conference cosponsored by the UNH Professional Development & Training and the New Hampshire Land Surveyors Association Approved by New Hampshire Joint Board of Licensure for 4.0 CEUs for Surveyors. This seminar is also Approved for

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Brass Surveying Theodolite 8″

Brass Surveying Theodolite 8″ Product Description This reproduction 8″ brass surveying Theodolite is similar to those used in the mapping of the National Parks of America. This beautiful display piece measures approximately 8″ tall when the telescope is parallel to

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Why GIS Needs Professional Land Surveyors Video with Brent Jones of ESRI

If you’re a professional land surveyor, regardless of whether you own your own company or work for someone else, you must see this informative video of the presentation that Brent Jones of ESRI gave at the recent Carlson Users Conference

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5 Business Value Concepts for the Professional Land Surveyor

Let’s start off with two sides of the value proposition, external and internal. External value is what you’re striving to provide your clients and the perceived value, in their minds, your clients receive from your services. Internal value is everything

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Recession Forces More Brits to Make Life-Changing Financial Decisions

A new survey from Selftrade reveals a marked shift is taking place in people’s attitudes to money – as major life changes during the recession in 2009 create a society intolerant to debt and less likely to trust others to

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What CAD Software Do You Use?

Please help me determine what software you are using for your CAD drafting. The question was recently asked of me as to what CAD program most professional land surveyors use, and I really didn’t have a good answer. I think

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April Interest Rate on SBA 504 Loans Declines to Record Low – 5.25%

The Small Business Administration’s (SBA) 504 loan program is currently providing long-term, fixed rate financing for commercial real estate at the lowest interest rate since the program’s inception. The SBA’s lending partners, Certified Development Companies (CDCs) are busy working with

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Business Video-Social Media Marketing – Nine Ways to Maximize Marketing Dollars

Social Media Marketing – Nine Ways to Maximize Marketing Dollars Step 9 of 9 Steps.

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Strange Maps – The Population of China’s Provinces Compared

Professional Land Surveyor Source: 312 – The Population of China’s Provinces Compared « Strange Maps. This is an interesting map showing the Peoples Republic of China’s Provinces, or Administrative Divisions, labeled as countries with equivalent populations. At this post, on

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The Practical Surveyor

Practical Surveyor Manthey’s mathematical analysis of Wyld’s survey computations is excellent. His explanation of Wyld’s terminology is also very good. — Professional Surveyor Magazine Product Description “In this small tract you’ll find the whole Art of Surveying Land epitomized. The

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