Some things relevant to land surveying change very quickly, such as technology, shortages in the workforce, etc.. We can look to blogs authored by land surveyors to help guide us through those changes.
Here are the current Top 100 Land Surveying blogs based on Search Engine Ranking and Social Shares..…
Submitted by ⚡Survenator⌁ on December 4, 2018 at 1:35pm — Comment On This...
We are going into the New Year Strong with over 50,000 Land Surveyors following the @landsurveyorsunited page... our potential is limitless!!…Read more →
Submitted by ⚡Survenator⌁ on December 29, 2018 at 1:08pm — Comment On This...
It has been another great year spent with all of you.. 2019 is sure to be our most exciting year yet as we will be finally migrating to our new and improved platform, we will be hosting Survey Earth in a Day twice per year (on both solstices) and we will be hosting a new podcast /interview platform for all of you to be involved with. we hope that you will invite your crew members and…Read more →
As we steadily grow towards 15,000 members worldwide, as a community it is important for us all to learn about the strengths and weaknesses of the community members. With that said, we'd like to invite you to…Read more →
Submitted by Jaybird on February 1, 2018 at 1:30pm — Comment On This...
Good news for all of you who are using a GNSS RTK without the fancy tilt meter and IMU onboard !
You can turn your today GNSS receiver to do the "free bubble style" by mixing up 2 technologies that popped up last year.
The first one is about software receiver as we learnt we can feed the digital signal…Read more →
Submitted by Joel van Cranenbroeck on January 27, 2018 at 11:38am — Comment On This...
When I started my career, I have been attracted by one (of many) question : how accurate is the surface/volume calculations knowing the uncertainties of the points that define these geometrical figures. I really wanted to know in term of standard deviation what would be the "end results".
The solution was to propagate the variances (standard deviation squared) into the functional model (the…Read more →
Take Advantage of SECTION 179 TAX BENEFITS
Advanced Geodetic Surveys has put together a handy equipment cost calculator for you in order to help educate land surveyors on the tremendous savings that are available by purchasing equipment before December 31st. …Read more →
Submitted by ⚡Survenator⌁ on December 11, 2018 at 6:30pm — Comment On This...
Tune into Today to America's Web Radio for a special NSPS Radio Hour with Executive Director of NSPS - The National Society of Professional Surveyors, Curt Sumner with guest Justin Farrow, Creator of Land Surveyors United community.…Read more →
I completed a Stockpile Volume Survey about a month or so ago and I thought I'd also make a 3d model that would be viewable, both online, but also in VR.
It can be viewed in VR most smartphones if you use cheap eg. $20 goggles, or with an Occulus Go headset.
Check it out and let me know your thoughts or any questions.…Read more →
Submitted by James Wallace on August 12, 2018 at 5:14am — Comment On This...
Dear David c. Garcelon,
What you have written about Mr. Henry david thoreau,s biography, is absolutely correct.Good surveyor is unsung hero.We are the surveyor not getting respect that much even though we are the back bone of project.I think your written highly appreciate by all of us member.
Thank you for valuable writing.
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Submitted by TUHIN MUKHERJEE on September 19, 2018 at 11:30pm — Comment On This...
Surveyor Community Update
Many if not most land surveyors are constantly on the run. …Read more →
Submitted by ⚡Survenator⌁ on October 17, 2018 at 2:12pm — Comment On This...
Selective Availability: the intentional degradation of the timing and position information transmitted by a GPS satellite
PDOP: (the position dilution of precision); describes the amount of error due to the geographic position of the GPS satellites.…Read more →
Submitted by DAVID C. GARCELON on September 17, 2018 at 10:32am — Comment On This...
Next week we are going to try something new on the SurveyingJobs page for Land Surveyors who are looking for employment. We will allow a select few to broadcast live to this page and tell recruiters and companies their…Read more →
Submitted by ⚡Survenator⌁ on September 26, 2018 at 5:49pm — Comment On This...
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 technology…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 →
Submitted by ⚡Survenator⌁ on June 24, 2018 at 5:30am — Comment On This...
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 →
Submitted by ⚡Survenator⌁ on June 23, 2018 at 6:00am — Comment On This...