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Student Surveyor

Seeking Professional Surveying Relationships to Earn NCEES/Board Referrals

I would like to apply for licensure as a professional land surveyor in Nevad and California.Recently, I received a BAS degree in geomatics/land surveying (this is my second undergraduate degree), passed the FS exam, passed the PS exam, and became registered as a Land Surveyor Intern (LSI) in Nevada and a Land Surveyor in Training (LSIT) in California.My land surveying experience spans well beyond four years, but is with one firm that has one licensed professional.To apply for licensure, I need…

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1 Reply · Reply by Justin Farrow Jun 24
Not a Surveyor

Introduction to Roads, Road Law Expert

Paul J. Alfano is a recognized authority on New Hampshire road law, including paper streets, discontinuances and ownership disputes.  He has written leading articles on the subject and delivered numerous lectures over the past thirty years, and maintains a steady stream of blogs and shorter articles on these topics.   Alfano Law Office's website is a rich source of information on public and private roads, including a free guide to New Hampshire public and private road law. Paul also represents…

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1 Reply · Reply by J Keith Maxwell Jan 6
Party Chief

Quiz for Surveyors New to the Field

Rob Migliore‎ shared this with us.... let's see how well you do... I sometimes give an easy quiz to potential field and CAD people during their interview, just to get an understanding of their experience.I wonder how many of you can answer these questions:What does it mean to “Buck In” or “Trick In”?What is the standard temperature correction for a steel tape?What is “Double Centering”?What does it mean to “Kick a Leg”?What does the anagram “SOHCAHTOA” stand for?How many hundredths of a foot…

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Party Chief

Quiz for Surveyors New to the Field

Rob Migliore‎ shared this with us.... let's see how well you do... I sometimes give an easy quiz to potential field and CAD people during their interview, just to get an understanding of their experience.I wonder how many of you can answer these questions:What does it mean to “Buck In” or “Trick In”?What is the standard temperature correction for a steel tape?What is “Double Centering”?What does it mean to “Kick a Leg”?What does the anagram “SOHCAHTOA” stand for?How many hundredths of a foot…

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October 2020 webinar on Texas Professional Land Surveying Law and Ethics

I have agreed to speak October the 28th, 2020 at an 8 hour webinar titled Texas Professional Land Surveying Law and Ethics. I will be covering compliance and enforcement procedures, minimum standards of practice and professional responsibility and rules of conduct, established by codified Texas law regulating land surveyors. I have spoken at many of theses seminars and the last one I did had more than 30 Land Surveyors in attendance. Halfmoon has not yet posted a link to sign up but I hope you…

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Student Surveyor

Seeking Professional Surveying Relationships to Earn NCEES/Board Referrals

I would like to apply for licensure as a professional land surveyor in Nevad and California.Recently, I received a BAS degree in geomatics/land surveying (this is my second undergraduate degree), passed the FS exam, passed the PS exam, and became registered as a Land Surveyor Intern (LSI) in Nevada and a Land Surveyor in Training (LSIT) in California.My land surveying experience spans well beyond four years, but is with one firm that has one licensed professional.To apply for licensure, I need…

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1 Reply · Reply by Justin Farrow Jun 24
Land Surveyor

leica flexline ts03 station setup error.

Hi, Myself nayum ali working At bahrain. We bought 5 no. lieca ts03 total satations from a supplier in bahrian. All of them showing some kind of error while Oreiantion. When we did station setup and measure backsight then in computation it shows 45/50 mm horizontal difference which should not be that much. Horizontal difference should be zero. I am attaching some pictures of result and setouts. I complained to supplier and he saying that this error is default we cant change it all the…

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Not a Surveyor

Best Land Drafting Service in Texas [ Get the free trial Project: https://thearcengine.com/architectural-draftin

At Arcengine, we understand the importance of this job, therefore our main focus lies on developing and delivering high quality drawings that are accurate and provide the client with all the information they are looking for. We work with the latest drafting software and our team is trained in each one of them, that is why our drawings are of top-class quality.CAD drafts created by Arcengine can help you design and update maps and also get a clear understanding of crucial factors like habitat…

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1 Reply · Reply by Mark Smith Jun 2