About Amerisurv| Contact    
Magazine | Newsletter    
Flickr Photos | Advertise    
HomeNewsNewsletterAmerisurv DirectoryJobsStoreAuthorsHistoryArchivesBlogVideosEvents

Software Reviews
Sponsored By

Continuing Series
An RTN expert provides everything you need to know about network-corrected real-time GNSS observations.
Click Here to begin the series,
or view the Article PDF's Here
76-PageFlip Compilation
of the entire series
Test Yourself

Got Answers?
Test your knowledge with NCEES-level questions.
  Start HERE
Meet the Authors
Check out our fine lineup of writers. Each an expert in his or her field.
Wow Factor
Sponsored By

Product Reviews
Partner Sites







Spatial Media LLC properties




Home arrow Archives   The American Surveyor     

Online Articles
Filter     Order     Display # 
Date Item Title Author
Thursday, 10 June 2010 Aphorisms for the Surveyor Dr. Richard L. Elgin, LS, PE
Monday, 07 June 2010 Laser Scanning versus Photogrammetry? Nick Day, LS, FRICS, FRGS
Thursday, 20 May 2010 Why the Four Corners Monument is in Exactly the Right Place William Stone, NGS
Thursday, 20 May 2010 The Oce ColorWave 300 Single Footprint Plot and Scan System for Wide Format Color and B&W Output Glenn Letham (GISuser)
Sunday, 16 May 2010 Is Your Association Healthy? J. Anthony Cavell, LS, CFedS
Tuesday, 02 February 2010 We Have Less Than 2000 Land Surveyors in Nigeria, says Nigerian Institution of Surveyors Boss Nigerian Compass
Thursday, 24 December 2009 Notice of Survey (Letter to Adjoiner) Knud E. Hermansen, Ph.D, LS, PE, Esq.
Thursday, 24 December 2009 Boundary Line Agreements: Beware the Known Boundary Knud E. Hermansen, Ph.D, LS, PE, Esq.
Monday, 21 December 2009 Making Fixed-Price Contracts and Cost Containment the Construction Industry’s New Normal Barry LePatner
Friday, 27 November 2009 Educating the Public about Surveying Chris Wickern, LS
Friday, 13 November 2009 Minimum Competency and the NCEES Exam Robert C. Krebs
Friday, 13 November 2009 Death of a South Florida Surveying Icon (this is not what you think) Chappy Young, PSM
Wednesday, 04 November 2009 An Open Letter to the New Surveyors of America Walter G. Robillard, RLS, FSMS, Esq.
Monday, 02 November 2009 A Trip to China (Through the Eyes of an Engineer) Dr. Dick Elgin, LS, PE
Tuesday, 15 September 2009 A Day at the Fair Christopher M. Wickern
Monday, 27 July 2009 Eleven Hours Luann Glenn
Tuesday, 26 May 2009 Comments on the “GPS is Failing Hype” Gavin Schrock, LS
Monday, 18 May 2009 The 3D Digital Survey Revolution Gene V. Roe, PhD, PE, LS
Thursday, 30 April 2009 Conference Review: GNSS – Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner? – Part 2 Gavin Schrock, LS
Tuesday, 21 April 2009 Long Term Almanac, or, what to do when you can't use your total station and GPS Geoff Miller
Thursday, 29 January 2009 Surveyors Historical Society BOD Meeting in Arcadia, IN Bart Crattie, LS, CFM
Thursday, 29 January 2009 Bart Crattie Visits Brunk's Auctions in Asheville, NC Bart Crattie, LS, CFM
Tuesday, 27 January 2009 Employers Support for the Guard and Reserve Boss Lift Robert Young, LS
Tuesday, 27 January 2009 Voyage Of The Koo Koo Sint Denny & Delores DeMeyer
Tuesday, 20 January 2009 Albert Avanesyan Hidden Point Offset Albert Avanesyan
Tuesday, 20 January 2009 Sayed Hashimi Hidden Point Offset Sayed Hashimi
<< Start < Prev 1 2 Next > End >>
Results 51 - 76 of 76

 American Surveyor Recent Articles
Thought Leader: The Short Cut Method
I began my quest to become a land surveyor many years ago in Nebraska. I had the good fortune to have had a job wandering around the state retracing mile after mile of GLO surveys. These large scale boundary surveys offered all sorts of learning experiences. One of the object lessons came ....
Read the Article
Jason E. Foose, PS 
Decided Guidance: Boundary Fixed by Common Grantor
The case of Atwell v. Olson presented the Supreme Court of the State of Washington with the question of whether an agreed line between grantor and grantee is binding on subsequent owners? Here's another look at a grantee's meaning of the word "half." Unlike the case Wood v. Mandrilla ....
Read the Article
Barnes and Tucker 
Surveying the Colorado River Aqueduct
During the 1920s, the city of Los Angeles was burgeoning. Demographics were changing and geographic boundaries were being pushed out in all directions. Oil was booming, industrialization was in full swing, and water was in high demand. Southern ....
Read the Article
John Stenmark, PS 
Indoor Mobile Mapping Takes Off at LAX
Airports are key components of the global transportation infrastructure. They are complex, expensive investments that require tight management. In order to achieve efficient operations and optimized return on investment, it's essential to have ....
Read the Article
Larry Trojak 
Station to Station
Though most facets of the construction process stand to benefit from building information modeling (BIM), general contractors and construction managers could gain the most from the push toward its implementation. BIM, after all, is designed to help ....
Read the Article
Dave Lindell, PS 
Test Yourself: Thinking Inside the Box
A square's diagonal is intersected by a line from another vertex to the midpoint of an opposite side. A circle is inscribed in the triangle opposite the midpoint as shown. What is its radius if the side of the square is "s"? ....
Read the Article
Wendy Lathrop, PS, CFM 
Vantage Point: A Few Words
"Proceed to the route." These are words I sometimes hear from my car's GPS--as if I would be asking for directions if I knew how to get to the route in the first place. Yes, this is a machine's response that does not take human frustration into account. But even human communication can take ....
Read the Article


Amerisurv Exclusive Online-only Article ticker
Featured Amerisurv Events
List Your Event Here
contact Amerisurv


Trimble Intros
S5 Ti-M

press [at] amerisurv.com
Online Internet Content


News Feeds

Subscribe to Amerisurv news & updates via RSS or get our Feedburn
xml feed

Need Help? See this RSS Tutorial

Historic Maps

post a job
Reach our audience of Professional land surveyors and Geo-Technology professionals with your GeoJobs career ad. Feel free to contact us if you need additional information.


Social Bookmarks

Amerisurv on Facebook 

Amerisurv LinkedIn Group 

Amerisurv Flickr Photos 

Amerisurv videos on YouTube 



The American Surveyor © All rights reserved / Privacy Statement
Spatial Media LLC
905 W 7th St #331
Frederick MD 21701
301-695-1538 - fax