About Amerisurv| Contact    
Magazine | Newsletter    
Flickr Photos | Advertise    
HomeNewsNewsletterAmerisurv DirectoryJobsStoreAuthorsHistoryArchivesBlogVideosEvents
Register to receive the Amerisurv Newsletter | Also See Our LiDAR News Newsletter | RSS Feed  
advertisement


Subscriptions
Software Reviews
Sponsored By

Continuing Series
     RTN
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

machinecontrolonline 


lbszone.com

GISuser.com

GeoJobs.biz

GeoLearn

 

Spatial Media LLC properties

Associates

ASPRS

newsnow 

Home   The American Surveyor     


In This Issue
• Helping a Surveyor  • Seek Your Bliss  • Wacker vs. Price  • Catalan Wine  • Right on Track  • Closing Corner  • Cast Iron Monument  • Test Yourself  • Tale of Two Townships
Articles    View Cover    Click HERE for the PageFlip full version of the magazine.
  iPad Enabled

 
RECENT AMERISURV UPDATES
2017 Public Interface Control Working Group and Forum for the NAVSTAR GPS Public Documents
Dewberry Hosts Fourth Survey Merit Badge Day
What Happened at YellowScan User Conference 2017
Dewberry Announces the Promotion of Gib Jones and Jeff Gangai
McKim & Creed Expands Houston Management Staff
LizardTech and Extensis Optimize Digital Asset Management for Geospatial Data
PCI Geomatics Releases GXL 2017
SXblue Introduces Its Ultimate Survey Grade GNSS Receiver
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Adds Global Mapper to its List of Approved Software
Construction Input Prices Tick Higher in June; Crude Petroleum Prices Rebound, ABC Says
INTERGEO: INTERAERIAL SOLUTIONS – Europe’s Leading Trade Fair for Commercial and Civil Drones
Esri Honors Architect of the Capitol, Woolpert for Special Achievement in GIS
TerraGo Software Utilized for Official Guide to Hong Kong
CGSIC Survey, Mapping and Geo-Sciences Subcommittee Meeting to be Held with ION in Portland
Indoor Reality Announces Integration with ArcGIS Online
RIEGL to Exhibit at 62nd FSMS Annual Conference
MAPPS Celebrates 35th Anniversary
Huron Geomatics Acquires Optech Maverick Mobile Mapping System
U.S. Labor Market Resurgent in June; Construction Adds 16,000 Jobs
PRIA Publishes Toolkit for Assessing the Effects of Predictable Recording Fees
Col-East to Perform Obstacle Obstruction Survey at Massachusetts Airport
Hancock Associates Announces Addition to Land Surveying Department
GeoSLAM Showcases 3D Mobile Mapping for GIS at Esri User Conference 2017
Carbomap Ready to Map the World with Advanced LiDAR on High Performance UAV
Orbit GT and Vexcel Imaging Showcase Oblique and Streetlevel 3D Data in ArcOnline at Esri UC
Septentrio PolaRx5S First to Record Scintillation on Galileo Signals in Antarctica
senseFly Announces Worry-Free Service Package to Keep Professional Drone Operators Flying
CompassCom to Release CompassTracker App for iOS & Windows Mobile Smart Phones at Esri User Conference
High-Accuracy, On-Demand Positioning-as-a-Service Now Available with Trimble Catalyst
Airbus Releases WorldDEM4Ortho, the Most Accurate Elevation Model for Global Orthorectification
Despite Lofty Backlog, Nonresidential Construction Spending Remains Stagnant in May, Says ABC
West Wilson Utility District Turns to GEO Jobe for UAV Data Capture & Orthophoto Updates
CompassDrone to Demo Integration of DJI Video with ArcGIS at Esri Mapping Forum
Orbit GT and Lehmann+Partner, Germany, Sign Reseller Agreement
Woolpert to Provide U.S. EPA with Geospatial Infrastructure Support
senseFly Brings Drone Education to Esri User Conference
Teledyne Optech Brings Full Spectrum of Remote Sensing Technology to Esri UC 2017
Global Mapper SDK and LiDAR Module SDK v18.2 Released
RIEGL to Exhibit and Present at Esri IMF and Esri UC
CompassCom to Debut Enhanced CompassTrac Enterprise Mobile Resource Management Solution at Esri User Conference
 The American Surveyor - Recent Articles
Editorial 
Thought Leader: Land is Too Important to Be Left to Land Specialists
A while back I was searching the Internet for an old treatise on land titles. A Google query yielded a book published in 1914. The author was Charles Claudius Kagey and the book was titled "Land Survey and Land Titles, a book for boys and girls, a reference volume for property owners, a text ....
Read the Article
Jason E. Foose, PS 
Decided Guidance: Wacker vs. Price - Irony in Sevenfold
This month's case takes us to Phoenix, Arizona in 1950. The Arizona Supreme Court went all guns-a-blazin' in Wacker vs. Price (216 P.2d 707 (Ariz. 1950)). Maybe it's just me, but I'm sensing plenty of irony and have taken license to point it out along the way. I like what the Court did with this case ....
Read the Article
Allen E. Cheves 
Around the Bend - A Visit to Carlson Software
The Ohio River is one of America's greatest, running near 1,000 miles between Pittsburgh and the Mighty Mississippi. Much of the coal and other products that fueled our nation's industrial expansion flowed between the shores of this maritime ....
Read the Article
Lee Lovell, PS 
Surveying & Mapping Economics Part 3 - Customers & Services
This article continues an inquiry into the economic conditions of the Surveying and Mapping industry (NAICS 541370) using data from the U.S. Census Bureau. This time we will look at customers and services. The data comes from the Economic Census conducted every 5 years on American ....
Read the Article
Jerry Penry, PS 
True Elevation: Black Elk Peak
Black Elk Peak, located in the Black Hills region of South Dakota, is the state's highest natural point. It is frequently referred to as the highest summit in the United States east of the Rocky Mountains. Two other peaks, Guadalupe Peak in Texas and ....
Read the Article
Larry Trojak 
Bringing The Goods - Mobile Scanning an Integral Component
When Jim Smith, Jerrad Burns and Charlie Patton left the Memphis division of a major construction company in 2015, they took with them the knowledge of how to get even the most complex jobs done and what equipment could best serve them in making that happen. So when they joined West ....
Read the Article
 
Lee Lovell, PS 
Test Yourself 41: Integers, Integers, and Integers
ABF is a 5:12:13 triangle, ACF is a 48:55:73 triangle, ADF is a 3:4:5 triangle, and AEF is a 7:24:25 triangle, all with integer sides and inscribed in a semi-circle. What are the lengths of BC, CD, and DE? ....
Read the Article
Wendy Lathrop, PS, CFM 
Vantage Point: Sunset or Sunrise?
While we often think of legislated government programs as static, they do change over time. Such evolution and opportunity for transformation are part of the dialogue in reauthorizing these programs. Every so many years there is a sunset on each government program, and this September is the ....
Read the Article
 
 
We encourage you to subscribe
 

deliciousrssnewsletterlinkedinfacebooktwitter

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


Google
 
AMERISURV TOP NEWS

SXblue Introduces
Platinum Receiver

GOT NEWS? Send To
press [at] amerisurv.com
INTERGEO TV
Online Internet Content

Sponsor


News Feeds

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

Need Help? See this RSS Tutorial

Historic Maps
Careers

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 

twitter

 




The American Surveyor © All rights reserved / Privacy Statement
Spatial Media LLC
905 W 7th St #331
Frederick MD 21701
301-620-0784
301-695-1538 - fax