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Autodesk Technology Makeover Contest for Small Businesses

Professional Land Surveyor News

Call for Entries: Autodesk Technology Makeover Contest for Small Businesses Small businesses can gain competitive edge with new software and hardware. –(BUSINESS WIRE)–Autodesk, Inc.: WHAT: An Autodesk software technology makeover for AutoCAD® customers using outdated software and hardware is ready

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Geo-Plus VisionPlus Voted 2011 Best Surveying Software for Professional Land Surveyors

Geo-Plus, Providing Solutions for Land Management Professionals, Voted Best Surveying Software for Professional Land Surveyors for their Geo-Plus VisionPlus Land Surveying Software Geo-Plus VisionPlus has been voted the 2011 Best Surveying Software for Professional Land Surveyors on EricColburn.com with an impressive 45% of the

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Professional Land Surveyor Survey-What is the Best Surveying Software for Professional Land Surveyors?

In this Professional Land Surveyor Survey, I’m asking: What is the Best Surveying Software for Professional Land Surveyors? Recently, at the Professional Land Surveyor LinkedIn Group I asked this very question, which received 18 comments from land surveyors revealing their ideas

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Professional Land Surveyor News: Bentley Delivers New 3D City GIS Information Modeling Software to Enhance Design and Operation of Intelligent Cities

18 February 2010 Leveraging Its Leadership in Information Modeling, Bentley Advances GIS for 3D Cities by Releasing V8i (SELECTseries 1) Versions of Bentley Map, Bentley Descartes, Bentley Geospatial Server, and Bentley Geo Web Publisher EXTON, Pa. – Bentley Systems, Incorporated,

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Professional Land Surveyor News: Leica Geosystems and MicroSurvey Extend Software Partnership

Leica Geosystems and MicroSurvey Extend Software Partnership (Houston, 8 February 2010) Based on rapid growth of High-Definition Surveying™ (HDS™) in civil/survey mapping applications, Leica Geosystems, the market leader in laser scanning products, and MicroSurvey Software Inc., a leader in mapping software,

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5 Nice Features of AutoCAD Civil 3D 2010 Parcels

5 Nice Features of AutoCAD Civil 3D 2010 Parcels I was recently working on converting an older AutoCAD drawing to an AutoCAD Civil 3D 2010 drawing in order to modify a parcel and add a few new parcels to it.

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Professional Land Surveyor News: Trimble Announces Updated Suite of Mapping and GIS Software with New Postprocessing Engine

Trimble Announces Updated Suite of Mapping and GIS Software with New Postprocessing Engine SUNNYVALE, Calif., Dec. 7, 2009 — Trimble (NASDAQ: TRMB) announced today significant updates to its entire portfolio of Mapping & GIS field and office software products. These

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PROFESSIONAL LAND SURVEYOR SURVEY-How Often Does AutoCAD Crash on You?

In this week’s PROFESSIONAL LAND SURVEYOR SURVEY I’m asking the question of when you use AutoCAD, How Often Does AutoCAD Crash on You? Take the survey and please tell us what you think about the issue of AutoCAD crashing, how often

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MidAmerica GIS Consortium MAGIC 2010 Symposium

MAGIC 2010 Symposium The 2010 Symposium will be held at the Westin Crown Center April 18 – 22, 2010 in Kansas City, Missouri. GIS covers such a broad range of subjects, applications and types of people that use it, that

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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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AutoCAD Civil 3D Free 30 Day Trial offered by Autodesk

If you are interested in learning about AutoCAD Civil 3D, why not try the  AutoCAD Civil 3D Free 30 Day Trial offered by Autodesk.

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Mastering AutoCAD Civil 3D 2010

Summary A complete, detailed reference and tutorial for Autodesk’s popular and robust civil engineering software AutoCAD Civil 3D is the industry-leading civil engineering software, and this guide by a pair of Civil 3D experts is the comprehensive reference for both

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AutoCAD Civil 3D 2009 Survey Database issues

Just a brief alert for those of you using AutoCAD Civil 3D 2009 survey databases. I’ve encountered a problem where if I try to import a survey field book into a new survey network that uses existing setup and backsight points from

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Book Review: Mastering AutoCad Civil 3D

Mastering AutoCAD Civil 3D 2008 is a must read if you are using, or plan to implement, AutoCAD Civil 3D. I bought this book last year and I refer to it all the time. Written by Dana Probert, E.I.T., James

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AutoCAD Civil 3D 2009 New Network Dialogue Box Issues

A few weeks ago I loaded AutoCAD Civil 3D 2009 and had problems when I tried to create a New Network in a survey database. The New Network Dialogue Box would open but I couldn’t enter anything. There simply wasn’t

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