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Surveying Is Fun and Data Is Cheap: Bentley Systems Sets Pace of Reality Capture

Surveyors are accustomed to working with sophisticated and powerful technology, such as GNSS, laser scanning, and photo capture, which makes their jobs so much easier than it used to be. Even 30 years ago, gathering geometric data about the real world used…

Dewberry Hosts Third Survey Merit Badge Day

June 23, 2016 - in Corporate, Surveying/Mapping

Dewberry's Mount Laurel, New Jersey, office hosted its second annual survey merit badge day on May 7, 2016, for local members of the Boy Scouts of America,…

DOT and FAA Finalize Rules for Small Unmanned Aircraft Systems

June 21, 2016 - in Corporate, Surveying/Mapping

WASHINGTON – Today, the Department of Transportation’s Federal Aviation Administration has finalized the first operational rules for routine commercial…

Control Point Associates, Inc. Acquires Stantec Tri-State Survey and Photogrammetry Group

June 21, 2016 - in Corporate, Surveying/Mapping

WARREN, N.J., June 20, 2016—Control Point Associates, Inc. is pleased to announce the acquisition of certain assets and key staff of the Tri-State Survey and Photogrammetry group from Stantec Consulting Services, Inc. "This is a tremendous addition to our…

ADOT Looks Underground to Prepare for South Mountain Freeway

PHOENIX – Preparing for construction of the Loop 202 South Mountain Freeway, Arizona Department of Transportation crews with drills and backhoes will begin assessing the condition of soil and rock as well as the depth of groundwater along the freeway alignment.…

Milrem and Leica Geosystems Announce Pegasus:Multiscope: A New Unmanned Ground Vehicle for Surveying, Security, and Monitoring Applications

June 13, 2016 - in Corporate, Modeling, Surveying/Mapping

ANAHEIM, Calif., June 13, 2016— Milrem and Leica Geosystems today announced Pegasus:Multiscope, the first unmanned ground vehicle (UGV) for off-road use, opening new applications in surveying, security, and monitoring. Combining Milrem’s Multiscope UGV…

World’s Longest and Deepest Rail Tunnel Project Benefits from Surveying and Monitoring

May 25, 2016 - in Corporate, Rail, Surveying/Mapping

Heerbrugg, Switzerland, May 25, 2016—Surveying and monitoring systems made the construction of the Gotthard Base Tunnel in the Swiss Alps possible. The tunnel will be inaugurated on 1 June, and the breakthrough on 15 October 2010 was due to highly precise…

Dewberry Acquires Preble-Rish Consulting Engineering and Surveying Firm

April 7, 2016 - in Corporate

Dewberry, a privately held professional services firm, announced today the acquisition of Preble-Rish. The 120-person full-service consulting engineering and surveying firm is well known throughout the Florida Panhandle and coastal Alabama for its strong relationships…

Caltrans Increasingly Relies on Mobile Mapping Rather than Traditional Surveying

Caltrans' high-tech Mobile Terrestrial Laser Scanning vehicle is revolutionizing traditional survey, design and engineering practices. Featuring seven cameras, two spinning lasers and amber rotator lights, it combines the use of a laser scanner and global…

Trimble Launches FieldPoint RTX Correction Service

March 31, 2016 - in Products, Sensors, Surveying/Mapping

SUNNYVALE, Calif., March 29, 2016—Trimble (NASDAQ: TRMB) announced today the availability of its new FieldPoint RTX™ correction service for geospatial positioning applications. Powered by Trimble RTX™ technology, the multi-constellation correction service…