Month: November 2012

National Geodetic Survey Updates “Bluebooking” Process for GPS Projects

NGS

NGS updates “Bluebooking” process for GPS projects. Breaking news from the NOAA National Geodetic Survey (NGS) about GPS projects “Bluebooking” process:

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Autodesk University 2012: What if? -Carl Bass on new Products and Services from Autodesk Video

Autodesk University 2012 What if-Carl Bass on new Products and Services

Autodesk University 2012: What if? -Carl Bass on new Products and Services from Autodesk Video “During AU Virtual 2012 General Session broadcasting , Carl Bass showcased projects and services that will be available in the next year. Carl explained the

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NAR: Existing-Home Sales Rise in October with Ongoing Price and Equity Gains

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WASHINGTON (November 19, 2012) – Sales of existing homes increased in October, even with some regional impact from Hurricane Sandy, while home prices continued to rise due to lower levels of inventory supply, according to the National Association of Realtors®.

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Topcon Releases ScanMaster CAD Link for GLS-1500

Topcon ScanMaster CAD Link for GLS-1500

Topcon Releases ScanMaster CAD Link for GLS-1500 LIVERMORE, Calif. – November 27, 2012 – Topcon Positioning Systems (TPS) announces the release of ScanMaster CAD Link which provides users with an interactive link between ScanMaster and AutoCAD® software and enables efficient

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Google Maps Coordinate Workforce Management Tool

Google Maps Coordinate

Google Maps Coordinate Helps The Right People Get The Right Jobs Done Faster! The above statement, taken from the below Youtube video’s description, highlights the potential of Google Maps Coordinate. I’ve investigated many work process, job management and scheduling software

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Autodesk University 2012: Virtual Interface Video

Autodesk University 2012 Virtual Interface Video

If you are unable to attend Autodesk University 2012, checkout Autodesk University 2012: Virtual Autodesk University 2012: Virtual Interface Video

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Merrick & Company Wins First Place in the Leica Geosystems Civil/Survey Category of the “High Definition Surveying (HDS) Plan” Contest

Merrick & Company Winning Hexagon Poster

SURVEY TEAM RECEIVES 1ST PLACE COLORADO – Merrick & Company won first place in the civil/survey category of the “High Definition Surveying (HDS) Plan” contest, hosted by Leica Geosystems.  The annual event is part of a worldwide conference, Hexagon 2012. The

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Professional Land Surveyor Weekly Roundup November 25, 2012

NOAA Sentinel at Shell Beach, Louisiana

Professional Land Surveyor Weekly Roundup: History of Military Surveying Video-Part 3 AutoCAD Civil 3D 911 Default Template File Name for QNEW AGF Surveyor What Do You Love To Do Video Professional Land Surveyor Weekly Roundup November 18, 2012 History of

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History of Military Surveying Video-Part 3

History of Military Surveying Video-Part 3

This Youtube video was presented at Surveyors Rendezvous 2010, Surveyors Historical Society. Watch Part 3 of the History of Military Surveying Video Watch the other Military Surveying Videos History of Military Surveying Video-Part 1 History of Military Surveying Video-Part 2

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AutoCAD Civil 3D 911 Default Template File Name for QNEW

AutoCAD Civil 3D 911 Webcast

  EMERGENCY AUTOCAD CIVIL 3D 911, HOW CAN WE HELP YOU? In this AutoCAD Civil 3D 911 series article is available to all site members beginning at the Associate Member level. Some names have been changed to protect the inquisitive. Submit your

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AGF Surveyor What Do You Love To Do Video

AGF Surveyor What Do You Love To Do Video

I was thinking about this video today, and I don’t know why? But, it’s a truly funny land surveying video and even though I posted this a few years ago, I thought I’d post it again for your viewing pleasure.

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Professional Land Surveyor Weekly Roundup November 18, 2012

Stone Bound Found in a Wall

Professional Land Surveyor Weekly Roundup: Professional Land Surveyor Archive – Last 3 weeks: Updates Around The Interwebs: The Autocad Civil 3D Daily AutoCAD Civil 3D Drape Images Over A Surface Autodesk earnings slide 60% on charges Want to Design and

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History of Military Surveying Video-Part 2

History of Military Surveying - Part 2

This Youtube video was presented at Surveyors Rendezvous 2010, Surveyors Historical Society. Watch Part 2 of the History of Military Surveying Video Watch the other Military Surveying Videos History of Military Surveying Video-Part 1 History of Military Surveying Video-Part 3

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Michigan DNR land surveyor locates rare, 162-year-old piece of land-mapping history in Montmorency County

Michigan DNR Corner Post 2

DNR land surveyor locates rare, 162-year-old piece of land-mapping history in Montmorency County Nov. 14, 2012 Department of Natural Resources professional land surveyor Matt Dontz used a pair of waders, GPS coordinates, notes from 1850 and a lot of resourcefulness

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USGS Photos Reveal Severity of Hurricane Sandy’s Coastal Impacts

Hurricane Sandy Pre- and Post-Storm Photo Comparisons - New Jersey

Photos Reveal Severity of Hurricane Sandy’s Coastal Impacts ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. – The USGS has released a series of aerial photographs showing before-and-after images of Hurricane Sandy’s impacts on the Atlantic Coast. The photos, part of a USGS assessment of coastal change

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History of Military Surveying Video-Part 1

History of Military Surveying Video-Part 1

With yesterday being the observance of Veterans Day, and many taking a holiday day today, here’s the first of a video series about the history of military surveying. This Youtube video was presented at Surveyors Rendezvous 2010, Surveyors Historical Society.

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Professional Land Surveyor Weekly Roundup November 11, 2012

Leica ScanStation P20

Professional Land Surveyor Weekly Roundup: MicroSurvey Announces MicroSurvey Layout and MicroSurvey Point Prep Professional Land Surveyor Weekly Roundup November 4, 2012 Drombeg Stone Circle Laser Scanning Video Seeing the World in a Different Way Through Digital Maps Video Land Surveyor

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MicroSurvey Announces MicroSurvey Layout and MicroSurvey Point Prep

MicroSurvey Layout

November 7th, 2012 – MicroSurvey® Announces MicroSurvey Layout and MicroSurvey Point Prep (West Kelowna, BC, Canada November 7, 2012) – MicroSurvey is pleased to announce two new products built specifically for construction layout and MEP contractors. MicroSurvey Point Prep is an easy

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Professional Land Surveyor Weekly Roundup November 4, 2012

Professional Land Surveyor Weekly Roundup: Drombeg Stone Circle Laser Scanning Video Seeing the World in a Different Way Through Digital Maps Video Land Surveyor Attacked by Bear Video from Animal Planet Professional Land Surveyor Weekly Roundup October 28, 2012 NOAA

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Drombeg Stone Circle Laser Scanning Video

Drombeg Stone Circle Laser Scanning Video

Animation of a laser scan survey of Drombeg Stone Circle, Glandore, Co.Cork. Surveyed using a Faro Focus 120 scanner by the Discovery Programme as part of the 3D-ICONS project. The animation, generated in Pointools shows the point cloud data rendered

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