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Looking a Survey Project

Dear All,

I am looking a good and big survey projects in india or outside of India..Having good capacity to execute...

Thanks

Vishal 

Submitted by Vishal on January 29, 2016 at 3:44pm — Comment On This...

Deddy

Submitted by Deddy Priatna on January 25, 2016 at 11:14pm — Comment On This...

New Quick Posting Options On Home Page

Just a quick note to let you all know that as we start to say goodbye to this old platform, I have added one last awesome feature to the network, which you can find on the home page.  This should make it much simpler to post your burning questions, introductions and stories...  Enjoy!…

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Submitted by Justin Farrow on January 7, 2016 at 12:58pm — 2 Comments

Surveying Salary Difference by Experience

If you ever thought experience doesn't pay (and why would you?) you'd be wrong.  Take a look at this graph.  Entry-level workers have 0-2 years of work experience and require on-the-job supervision, while Fully Competent workers have many years of experience and require no supervision.  You can learn a lot right here.…

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Submitted by Justin Farrow on December 21, 2015 at 8:00pm — 1 Comment

New Using AutoCAD Civil 3D Point Groups Webinar

New Using AutoCAD Civil 3D Point Groups Webinar

Join Eric Colburn, PLS - The Geo+Business Innovator - for this intensive webinar on how to use AutoCAD Civil 3D Point Groups. This…

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Submitted by Eric Colburn on December 21, 2015 at 4:00pm — Comment On This...

Deddy

Submitted by Deddy Priatna on November 29, 2015 at 1:41am — 1 Comment

Introducing PhotoTag Android App for Land Surveyors

GeoTag Your Surveying Photos

We've highlighted mobile Android Apps…

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Submitted by Justin Farrow on November 24, 2015 at 10:35pm — 5 Comments

looking entry level job in surveying

hi friends i need entry level surveyor job.
i have done my masters in geo-spatial science and technology from Indian institute of surveying & mapping, survey of India. so provide me small entry level job

Submitted by SHIVA RAJ on November 21, 2015 at 4:58am — Comment On This...

A Global Message: To and from Ghosts of Surveyors Past and Present, From the Future!

Arabic:
المساحين هالوين سعيدة!
Bosnian (Latin):…
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Submitted by Survenator on October 31, 2015 at 9:12pm — Comment On This...

Before working in Sangata - East Kalimantan - Indonesia

Before working in Sangata - East Kalimantan - Indonesia

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Submitted by Deddy Priatna on October 19, 2015 at 7:19pm — Comment On This...

YOU CAN TALK, JUST DONT STOP WORKING

This happened over 25 years ago but I still remember it. 

When I was an instrument man for a small surveying firm, I was new, young, and being trained by the party chief that had twenty years of field experience and was quite the outdoorsman. It was very hot outside, and we were way out in the county surveying a large tract of land. I had a good set up and the party chief was about 300 feet ahead of me with a prism pole. The rodman, who was also new on the job, had stayed back…

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Submitted by Rob Powell on October 15, 2015 at 3:08pm — Comment On This...

How to Save Money Surveying your Own Land

You've decided that you want to save money and survey your own land. Maybe you just bought a piece of land, or inherited your grandfathers farm, or maybe you've had a dispute with a neighbor and you want to survey your own land to know where the boundary line is located. The idea is a great one, you pick up a few pieces of surveying equipment, take some measurements and you just avoided all the expense of hiring a land surveyor. You have been told by your friends that land surveys are…

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Submitted by Rob Powell on October 13, 2015 at 1:25pm — 7 Comments

Surveyors Share Their Day With Us on Facebook Too!

You may not know this, but our surveying community on Facebook has over 11,000 followers, many contributing their surveying photos with us from there.  For example, take a…

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Submitted by Justin Farrow on September 17, 2015 at 2:00pm — Comment On This...

Story of the 2 apprentices

Two apprentices were sent to measure a flag pole, and after trying to measure with tape, which bent and fell, trying to climb and sliding down and measuring the shadow but not knowing what to do with it, a salty old party chief noticed their dilema and ask what their problem was. The said they need to find out how high the pole was, the Chief grunted and retrieved a wrench from his truck, unbolted the pole, laid it down and measured it, 45 feet he exclaimed, and walked away, The two…

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Submitted by Michael Alan Sanchez on August 30, 2015 at 10:51pm — Comment On This...

Story of the 2 apprentices

Story of the 2 apprentices Two apprentices were sent to measure a flag pole, and after trying to measure with tape, which bent and fell, trying to climb and sliding down and measuring the shadow but not knowing what to do with it, a salty old party chief noticed their dilema and ask what their problem was. The said they need to find out how high the pole was, the Chief grunted and retrieved a wrench from his truck, unbolted the pole, laid it down and measured it, 45 feet he exclaimed,…

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Submitted by Michael Alan Sanchez on August 30, 2015 at 10:30pm — 1 Comment

Map Projections - Excel sheet by Charles D. Ghilani

I am sharing with you a useful spreadsheet tool for calculating Map Projections…

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Submitted by Mazen el halaby on August 6, 2015 at 5:30am — 4 Comments

Most Powerfull Mobile Surveying Program

March2015.pdf

Please have a look at the attached Newsletter. You can also download a free demo from www.ceaser.co.za.

CEASER stands for Civil Engineering And Surveying Earthworks Routines!

Submitted by Michael Papenhagen on July 27, 2015 at 8:59am — Comment On This...

2 or 3 back sights for Free Station (resection)?

Following examples are calculated with BestNetwork.

Free Station is also known as Resection. Get Location of the total station by measuring distance and angles to known points (back…

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Submitted by Urs Aebi on July 10, 2015 at 1:34pm — 3 Comments

Register for Geov8 2015 Virtual Expo with 10% Donated to Land Surveyors United!

Register, Learn and Earn 10% Towards LSU

Land Surveyors United is an awesome community, and I'm pleased to be able to give back to LSU with your help. Colburn Strategic Partners will donate 10% of every Geov8 Virtual Expo registration to LSU using this link,…

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Submitted by Eric Colburn on June 26, 2015 at 7:30pm — Comment On This...

Looking for Apprenticeship/ Traineeship for Surveying

Hello,

I am Azman Arefeen, a Permanent Resident of Australia. Recently, I completed my Certificate 3 in Surveying and Spatial Information Services from TAFE Ultimo. I am looking for an Apprenticeship/ Traineeship while I do my Diploma. If someone can help me, it would really mean a lot for me.

Submitted by Azman on June 18, 2015 at 11:33am — Comment On This...

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