Month: November 2009

Professional Land Surveyor News: NCEES 2010 Approved Calculator List Announced

NCEES, the national nonprofit organization dedicated to advancing professional licensure for engineers and surveyors, has approved the following list of calculators for use in the April and October 2010 exam administrations:

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Professional Land Surveyor Source Twitter Weekly Updates for 2009-11-29

Professional Land Surveyor Source Twitter Weekly Updates for 2009-11-22 http://ow.ly/163xDG # Wow, just taught an engineer Civil 3D. He’s coming up from AutoCAD LT 2004. He was in shock at what this program (cont) http://tl.gd/113cf # gonna start Cadastral Surveying

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Trimble Expands EZ-Office Agriculture Software Capabilities for Field and Office

SUNNYVALE, Calif., Nov. 20, 2009 — Trimble (NASDAQ: TRMB) introduced today the AgGPS® EZ-Office® 2010 software suite of products designed to help farmers easily map and manage field data, providing seamless field-to-office information management. EZ-View, EZ-Office and EZ-Office Pro focus

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Professional Land Surveyor News-Army Corps of Engineers Blamed for Katrina Flooding

According to Newsy, the online video news service, which cites WWLTV, CNN, FOX News, The Times-Picayune, and WDSU as sources, the Army Corps of Engineers Blamed for Katrina Flooding. For the first time since the 2005 disaster the government has been held

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Free U.S. Earth Imagery Sharpens Shared View of Global Challenges

USGS Director McNutt a Leader in U.S. Delegation at International Conference Free, easily accessible U.S. satellite data enables any citizen, scientist, or analyst who can use the information to contribute to a shared vision of the challenges facing our planet.

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Laser Scanning Trafalgar Square from the Fourth Plinth

Here is a cool video of  Topcon GLS-1000 scanner land surveying equipment used to map and to acquire the dataset of Trafalgar Square from the Fourth Plinth.

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Professional Land Surveyor Source Twitter Weekly Updates for 2009-11-22

Professional Land Surveyor Source Twitter Weekly Updates for 2009-11-15 http://ow.ly/161NtR # Up too early for a Sunday morning, but the coffee is good and I’m enjoying some reading. # why is it when we r driving & lookin for an

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PROFESSIONAL LAND SURVEYOR SURVEY-Do You Use Laser Scanning?

In this week’s PROFESSIONAL LAND SURVEYOR SURVEY I’m asking the question: Do You Use Laser Scanning? This Professional Land Surveyor Survey has been brought to you by EricColburn.com, The Professional Land Surveyor Source.

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Professional Land Surveyor News: The Schneider Corporation Taps Michael Miller for Director of Land Surveying at Charlotte Office

INDIANAPOLIS and CHARLOTTE, N.C. – (November 17, 2009) – The Schneider Corporation (http://www.schneidercorp.com), providers of creative engineering solutions for land, infrastructure and facilities projects that help increase revenue, lower costs and mitigate risk, announced that Michael S. Miller has joined

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Professional Land Surveyor Videos-AutoCAD Civil 3D 2010: Curve Calculator

This video shows you how to find and use the Curve Calculator in AutoCAD Civil 3D 2010.

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Outlook for Housing is Hopeful with First-Time Home Buyers Leading the Way

San Diego, November 13, 2009 Aided by the home buyer tax credit, the outlook for housing and the economy appears headed for a sustainable recovery, according to the National Association of Realtors®. Lawrence Yun, NAR chief economist, said the projections

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Professional Land Surveyor Source Twitter Weekly Updates for 2009-11-15

The Cutest Flying Animals On Earth http://bit.ly/3SZPyh (via @sdesic) # Professional Land Surveyor Source Twitter Weekly Updates for 2009-11-08 http://ow.ly/160fBz # Listening to podcasts, surfing the web, learning, and of course, using Twitter – I love my iPhone. # @cad_notes

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Captain John Lowell Named Director of NOAA Office of Coast Survey

Lowell will also serve as Chief Hydrographer for the United States November 2, 2009 NOAA Corps Capt. John E. Lowell, Jr., has been named the new director of NOAA’s Office of Coast Survey. He will simultaneously serve as the U.S.

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Engineer Troops Survey Liberty for New Maps

Multi-National Division Baghdad Story by 1st Lt. Michael Lind BAGHDAD, Iraq – A temporary increase in the number of Soldiers moving through Camp Liberty is expected as the U.S. military transitions to a responsible drawdown in Iraq.This increase means plans

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Professional Land Surveyor Source Twitter Weekly Updates for 2009-11-08

@africantopnews Thanks for the FollowFriday recommendation! in reply to africantopnews # Just finished meditating. Ready for a fantastic day ahead! # The past is a guidepost, not a hitching post. ~Thomas Holcroft #quote (via @SharonHayes) # NYTimes: U.S. Releases Its

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CADVault® 6 Released

New Version of AutoCAD® Drawing Security Software Now Available Apple Creek, Ohio, October 30, 2009 — CADVault 6, the latest version of AutoCAD drawing security software from CADLock, Inc., is now available for download at http://www.cadlock.com/download/. CADVault 6 includes numerous improvements including:

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PROFESSIONAL LAND SURVEYOR SURVEY-How Do You Rate AutoCAD Civil 3D as a Professional Land Surveying Tool?

In this week’s PROFESSIONAL LAND SURVEYOR SURVEY I’m asking the question How Do You Rate AutoCAD Civil 3D as a Professional Land Surveying Tool? This Professional Land Surveyor Survey has been brought to you by EricColburn.com, The Professional Land Surveyor

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Professional Land Surveyor Source Twitter Weekly Updates for 2009-11-01

Professional Land Surveyor Source Twitter Weekly Updates for 2009-10-25 http://ow.ly/15XbzZ # Makup soccer game for a rainout a few Saturdays ago. http://twitpic.com/mwc6y # See @soldforless today at Sticks Tavern, Glocester, RI http://www.stickstavern.com/ # ”You can’t depend on your eyes when

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