Month: January 2013

Topcon Announces Direct Cloud-Link Between MAGNET Enterprise and AutoCAD WS

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New capability streamlines the availability of critical field information onto mobile devices Topcon Positioning Systems, Inc., (TPS) a global leader in precision positioning technology, has announced the first results of its collaboration with Autodesk, Inc., a leader in 3D design,

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Leica Geosystems Laser Scanning Video: Chapter 1 of 3 – The Basics

Leica Geosystems Laser Scanning Chapter 1 of 3 - The Basics

Laser Scanning: Chapter 1 of 3 – The Basics This professionally produced, educational HD video overview of 3D laser scanning includes film footage of its use in the field for scene capture and in the office for processing laser scans

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Hexagon Strengthens Software Portfolio with Acquisition of Listech Land Surveying Software Company

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Hexagon Strengthens Software Portfolio with Acquisition of Listech Hexagon AB, leading global provider of design, measurement and visualization solutions, has acquired Listech, a software development company dedicated to increasing the efficiency, accuracy and productivity of professional surveyors and engineers.

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Professional Land Surveyor Weekly Roundup January 27, 2013

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Professional Land Surveyor Weekly Roundup: NASA and Autodesk Collaborate on Sustainable Building Performance Monitoring Agricultural Telematics Solution from Leica Geosystems Fox Business Video: What to Expect for the Housing Market in 2013 Professional Land Surveyor Weekly Roundup January 20, 2013

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NASA and Autodesk Collaborate on Sustainable Building Performance Monitoring

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New Agreement to Advance Development of Technology to Monitor and Visualize Building Performance using Building Information Models

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Agricultural Telematics Solution from Leica Geosystems

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(Heerbrugg, Switzerland/Brisbane, Australia, 21 January 2013) – Today Leica Geosystems has launched Virtual VistaTM, a webbased platform which allows farmers to monitor their fleet and field activities in a simple and effective way. Virtual VistaTM connects directly through the built-in modem of

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Fox Business Video: What to Expect for the Housing Market in 2013

Fox Business Video What to Expect for the Housing Market in 2013

Housing Market in 2013: What to Expect Watch this Fox Business News video about what to expect for the housing market in 2013.

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Professional Land Surveyor Weekly Roundup January 20, 2013

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Professional Land Surveyor Weekly Roundup: Professional Land Surveyor Weekly Roundup January 20, 2013 Surveyor’s Saturday Serendipity: Jay Leno’s Garage Faro 3D Laser Scanner Video National Geodetic Survey (NGS) Online Map of Corbin’s New LiDAR Evaluation Site Available Topcon Introduces PS-AS

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Surveyor’s Saturday Serendipity: Jay Leno’s Garage Faro 3D Laser Scanner Video

Surveyor's Saturday Serendipity Jay Leno's Garage Faro 3D Laser Scanner Video

A wee bit of Surveyor’s Saturday Serendipity with a Jay Leno’s Garage: Faro 3D Laser Scanner video, for your watching pleasure. In this video you’ll find three very familiar names, and maybe one new one: Faro Laser Scanning Autodesk Jay Leno

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National Geodetic Survey (NGS) Online Map of Corbin’s New LiDAR Evaluation Site Available

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Online Map of Corbin’s New LiDAR Evaluation Site Available In December, a permanent airborne Light Detection and Ranging (LiDAR) test and evaluation site was installed at the National Geodetic Survey (NGS) Instrumentation & Methodologies Branch facility located in Corbin, Virginia.

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Topcon Introduces PS-AS Robotic Total Station for Construction Industry

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LIVERMORE, Calif. – January 10, 2013 – Topcon Positioning Systems (TPS) introduces a new series of robotic total stations specifically designed and configured for the construction market.  The new instruments are designed for applications such as stakeout and as a

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Professional Land Surveyor Weekly Roundup January 13, 2013

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Professional Land Surveyor Weekly Roundup: Geo-Knowledge Workers Needed for Land Surveying and Geomatics Success LizardTech Releases Free GeoViewer Application for Android Trimble Acquires ALK Technologies to Extend its Transportation and Logistics Solutions to Shippers and Transportation Providers Professional Land Surveyor

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Geo-Knowledge Workers Needed for Land Surveying and Geomatics Success

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A Knowledge Workers Main Capital is Knowledge Wikipedia begins defining a Knowledge Worker as: “Knowledge workers are workers whose main capital is knowledge”. Is knowledge your main capital? The term “knowledge worker”  was first used by Peter Drucker in the late 1950’s to describe post-industrial employees working primarily with,

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LizardTech Releases Free GeoViewer Application for Android

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SEATTLE, Wash. — Jan. 10, 2013 — LizardTech®, a provider of software solutions for managing and distributing geospatial content, announced the release of its free GeoViewer application for Android devices, designed to view geospatial imagery and vector overlays.

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Trimble Acquires ALK Technologies to Extend its Transportation and Logistics Solutions to Shippers and Transportation Providers

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SUNNYVALE, Calif., Jan. 3, 2013—Trimble (NASDAQ: TRMB) announced today that it has acquired privately-held ALK Technologies Inc. of Princeton, NJ, a global leader in routing, mapping, mileage and navigation technologies. ALK Technologies offers proprietary routing and international map-based solutions for

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Professional Land Surveyor Weekly Roundup January 6, 2013

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Professional Land Surveyor Weekly Roundup: Surveyor’s Saturday Serendipity: Mystery Of The Ancient Maps ~ Graham Hancock McKim & Creed Purchases Assets of United Engineering Group Premium Advanced Parcels in AutoCAD Civil 3D Video The Top 10 Articles Viewed in 2012

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Surveyor’s Saturday Serendipity: Mystery Of The Ancient Maps ~ Graham Hancock

Surveyor's Saturday Serendipity Mystery Of The Ancient Maps ~ Graham Hancock

A wee bit of Surveyor’s Saturday Serendipity with a Mystery Of The Ancient Maps ~ Graham Hancock video, for your watching pleasure. At the Monuments to Life Conference Graham Hancock discusses the confounding mystery of maps drawn from ancient maps that

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McKim & Creed Purchases Assets of United Engineering Group

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Nationally Recognized MEP Firm, United Engineering Group, Inc., Joins McKim & Creed January 1, 2013 Effective January 1, 2013, McKim & Creed has purchased the assets of United Engineering Group, Inc., a well-respected mechanical, electrical, plumbing and fire protection engineering firm.

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