Now that I am a retired surveyor I may spend more time thinking about my garden than thinking about surveying. But I still find some topics interesting. You may see a response from me once in a while if I think there is something I can add. Mostly I will lurk because I do not ponder new technology. New…Read more →
Education both on and off the field is an integral part of being a land surveyor- you can't stop learning. Everyday presents a new opportunity to both share your experiences and learn from examples left by others -become better surveyors, together. We hope the next generation will improve the surveying profession but first we must help them understand what it is and its history. Technical training and Scholarships might just be the key to gaining the attention of the next generation.…Read more →
Yesterday we celebrated Middle Eastern Land Surveyors Day and with great success, a lot of content has been shared from your fellow surveyors! Today we traverse to Oceania, where our fellow surveyors will be sharing surveying stories and photos/videos inside…Read more →
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Yesterday we celebrated South American Land Surveyors Day and with great success, a lot of content has been shared from your fellow surveyors! Today we traverse to Middle East, where our fellow surveyors will be sharing surveying stories and photos/videos…Read more →
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Yesterday we celebrated Survey Earth in a Day 7 and submissions are still coming in!
Welcome to day 6 of International Surveyors Week and South American Land Surveyors Day! Let’s ignite the profession of Land Surveying in…Read more →
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The new crowdsourced International Surveying Jobs Board is unlike any other jobs board you'll come across. It regularly pulls in available jobs from other sites but it also allows members to post available jobs both on other sites as well as as a standard job posting, at no cost.…Read more →
Yesterday we celebrated European Land Surveyors Day and a LOT of posts are coming in that we will share with you all next week in compilation.…Read more →
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Tomorrow (June 21st) is the BIG DAY for Land Surveyors, worldwide. Not only is it Day 5 of International Surveyors Week, it is Survey Earth in a Day 7 and an ideal opportunity for surveyors of the world to UNITE in order to inspire the next generation and promote a better public understanding of how…Read more →
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International Land Surveyors Week 2018 (June 17-23) is for Land Surveyors in any country on earth to celebrate the value of professional land surveyors in society.…Read more →
Yesterday we celebrated North American Surveyors Day and submissions are still coming in!
Welcome to day 3 of International Surveyors Week and…Read more →
Welcome to Africa Land Surveyors Day! Let’s ignite the profession of Land Surveying in countries of Africa by introducing yourself inside the forum of your local hub.
Each group hub has a forum. Start a discussion and tell us why you love land surveying so much....share photos and videos and we’ll share your posts!…
Yesterday we celebrated Africa Surveyors Day and submissions are still coming in!
Welcome to day 2 of International Surveyors Week and North American Land Surveyors Day! Let’s ignite the profession of…Read more →
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Submitted by ⚡Survenator⌁ on June 4, 2018 at 9:40am — Comment On This...
One of the typical survey method for determining station's points and survey details has been the traverse method. There have been considerable discussions on the way to "adjust" angles and distances and lot of rules of thumb while rigorous Least Squares Adjustment softwares are available anywhere.
I would say "too much" talks and controversial exchanges for a method that is simply not appropriated anymore considering modern instruments. Long traverses (geodetic) have been…Read more →
Submitted by Joel van Cranenbroeck on January 27, 2018 at 11:29am — Comment On This...
For years, there has been a lot of talk about 2 looming problems in the surveying profession; Age Gap and Knowledge Gap
What is being done about it?
Although these are monumentally…Read more →
Tired of trying to find a reliable company to order custom shirts, hats, safety vests and company gear? Here is Something New and Special for all of you Land Surveyors United members out there. We now have our own dedicated store for custom #surveyor swag! Thank you Patricks FL for all of your support on this! Visit this link to upload your logo and get a special discount for community members! They ship…Read more →
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Over the years, we have tried to make note of important milestones and markers in our community development. But as one surveyor who recently wrote in points out "It would be great if we could view all of the milestones at a glance." Well, of course you could view them all inside the about page on our Facebook Page but if you are not on facebook this would be difficult. So today I decided…Read more →
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