• The geometry of resections matters!

    Following examples are calculated with BestTachySpot. You may have experienced this before. You are defining a new station and all points with known coordinates are more or less in the same direction.…

    By Urs Aebi

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  • Point of Beginning

    THE NEW POB The new point of beginning for land surveys is orbiting the earth at 5,000 miles an hour 12 ½ thousand miles up in the stratosphere.  That’s correct and I suppose I owe my fellow professional land surveyors an apology for my participation in the changes we have been going through the…

    By J W Veatch

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  • GIS & FEMA Mapping

    There is a growing need for accurate land surveying data to be a fundamental requirement for government level geographic information systems. As an example for the USGS National flood inundation mapping science initiative a professional survey level data layer would be of great benefit to help…

    By J W Veatch

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  • Introducing PhotoTag Android App for Land Surveyors

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    By LSU Justin

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  • Analyse Traverse example

    Why is "traverse 3" a good solution and "traverse 1" not? What is the difference in accuracy and  reliability?Following examples are calculated with BestNetwork.Traverse is a method to establish control…

    By Urs Aebi

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  • Why I Love Surveying

    Surveyingi am a surveyor ,i love survey because so many journeys......so many connections ...every day visiting new place,contacting new people,watching new culture..........etc....... ma ambition is improving my knowledge in diffrent type of  surveys and new technologies......i will do it frnds .i…

    By NIYAS NAZER

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  • python scripting for arcGIS

    Over 75 recipes to help you automate geoprocessing tasks, create solutions, and solve problems for ArcGIS with Python

    By duncan

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  • Cleaning Out The Closets! Survey Equipment Inventory Sale

    In the spirit of welcoming the new year, we are liquidating many items from the store to make room for new stuff! My son  Justin has been helping me get the store in order and putting a fresh face on ePalmetto. As you can see in our recent post for…

    By ePalmetto

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  • Hollywood Missing the boat with the Land Surveying Profession

    Have you ever wondered why there are no movies about land surveying?Think about it, we are constantly in the field,…

    By Juan Plaza

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  • There Should Be More Land Surveyor Action Figures and Toys

    "There Should Be More Land Surveyor Action Figures and Toys", i thought to myself when my grandson asked me if I would get him a toy land surveyor for Christmas.It dawned on me that I had never actually seen a land surveyor toy in the wild.  I asked my son Justin to run a search and see what he…

    By ePalmetto

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