Management of road networks and its associated assets is a huge task for all transportation agencies around the world. The traditional ways of collection of data was time consuming and the productivity of the staff was at the best average. With the advent of new technologies like Mobile LiDAR Mapping, the…Read more →
Submitted by Nilna on April 22, 2016 at 5:36am — Comment On This...
Have you ever wondered how to get to the Top of the Google Search Results for land surveying? Well here's a sure fire way to do it. AND, it's free. All it takes is a little time and a little reading.
I know you've all seen a Google Results page for a search. But, let me explain the 3 major parts to that page:
1. PPC Ads - where you spend money to get top placement. You pay for each click.
2.…Read more →
Submitted by J Keith Maxwell on April 21, 2016 at 5:29pm — Comment On This...
One of my recent posts on LinkedIn got a lot of views and likes. Thought you guys might enjoy it also. https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/wth-why-hell-am-i-working-11pm-j-keith-maxwell?trk=mp-author-card
I may try to do some more WTH articles.
This was originally a paper I wrote for my Systems Thinking in Sustainability class which i believe converted nicely into a post. It discusses the role of the land surveyor and the sustainability expert to society. The general lack of public awareness about these important roles and how they are similar. I value your feedback. …Read more →
Memories from presidential election years in the USA remind me it is a difficult time to be a surveyor. It seems nobody wants to start a new project until they have a plan for the future. With the election process up in the air it is hard for most people to predict the future of our national government.
When it was up to me to be sure the company survived our decision was to hunker down and survive the year by chasing projects outside the normal flow of work. I remember…Read more →