RADAR SURVEY TEAM USES NEW INNOVATION FOR FASTER SURVEYS

RADAR SURVEY TEAM USES NEW INNOVATION FOR FASTER SURVEYS The Radar Survey section of the 84th Radar Evaluation Squadron at Hill Air Force Base, Utah, recently obtained new technology that revolutionizes how they survey terrain and man-made features.  That new technology is a 3-D terrestrial laser scanner called the Riegl VZ-2000i. As the nation’s only long-range radar evaluation unit, the […]

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Virtual Surveyor Unveils Terrain Lenses in Drone Mapping Software

Virtual Surveyor Unveils Terrain Lenses in Drone Mapping Software Better Understanding of Topography LEUVEN, Belgium, 4 June 2019 – Virtual Surveyor has unveiled Terrain Lenses in Version 6.3 of its popular drone surveying and mapping software. Overlaid on a LiDAR point cloud or orthophoto, the six lenses enhance different aspects of the terrain in 3D to give users a better understanding […]

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Geospatial Employment Survey – PARTICIPATE IN THE 1ST EVER!

ASPRS and CaGIS are distributing the first ever State of Geospatial Employment Survey. This survey will be the largest survey of its kind providing valuable data on the state of geospatial employment, compensation and ideology across different countries, professions and types of employers. Just click on the button below to participate in this historic event. Make your experience count!ASPRS  Click Here to Participate […]

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Standards are the Key to Harnessing Technology

Shane MacLaughlin, Managing Director at Atlas Computers in Ireland provides an in-depth look into the need for open standards. Topographic Survey Specification for Urban Projects Some years ago I chaired a working group hosted by Dublin City Council tasked with developing a robust specification for urban topographic survey projects.  This working group came into being at the behest of the […]

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GetKidsIntoSurvey releases latest poster in campaign to get children excited about careers in surveying

Harrogate (UK), 14 June 2018 – Elaine Ball Technical Marketing, backed by a group of corporate geospatial sponsors, has released the third in a series of GetKidsIntoSurvey posters designed to help businesses and educationalists encourage more children and young people to take up surveying as a career. The campaign takes a strategic, long-term approach to tackling the severe global skills […]

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USIBD’s Cornerstone Survey #10: Software

USIBD’s Cornerstone Survey #10: Software On Monday, August 28th, the U.S. Institute of Building Documentation (USIBD) will be sending out a survey to our membership and industry partners regarding the state of the industry: Software. This comprehensive survey explores valuable subjects including: • Adoption and implementation rates of new technology • Past trends compared to current trends • Opportunity assessments […]

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LizardTech Publishes Industry Survey Results

SEATTLE, Wash. — Oct. 5, 2015 — LizardTech®, the creator of MrSID® and provider of software solutions for managing and distributing geospatial content, has published the results of a survey into the preferences and challenges of raster and LiDAR data users. Analyses of the results are available in a free survey report that can be downloaded from the LizardTech website. […]

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