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Topcon Announces Improved Efficiency with Autodesk Workflow

June 27, 2016 - in Corporate, Modeling, Surveying/Mapping

LIVERMORE, Calif., USA/ CAPELLE A/D IJSSEL, The Netherlands, June 27, 2016 – Topcon Positioning Group announces a facilitated workflow for seamless data exchange between MAGNET and Autodesk Point Layout software. Topcon’s new MAGNET data converter web…

FAA Recognizes Local Authority in New Drone Regulations

June 24, 2016 - in Corporate, Surveying/Mapping

WASHINGTON, June 23, 2016—In a win for local governments and local decision-making authority, new rules issued this week by the Federal Aviation Administration…

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,…

Applied Spatial Technology Releases Freeway US 2015 with Updated Roads and Performance Enhancements

June 22, 2016 - in Corporate, Surveying/Mapping

Bethesda, Md.—Applied Spatial Technology, Inc. is pleased to announce the immediate availability of Freeway US 2015, updated with the latest roadway system from US Census Bureau TIGER data. Freeway US 2015 provides complete seamless nationwide drive time…

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 use of small unmanned aircraft systems (UAS or “drones”), opening pathways towards fully integrating…

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.…

Students Scan and Map Historic Irish Castle

Imagine touring a medieval castle without ever leaving your room. That may soon be possible thanks to the efforts of Professor Michael “Bodhi” Rogers and a team of students from Ithaca College. Rogers and four students are currently in County Meath, Ireland,…

Esri at AWWA Annual Conference and Exhibition

June 16, 2016 - in Corporate, Surveying/Mapping, Water

CHICAGO, June, 19, 2016—Esri, a global leader in geographic information systems (GIS), will be attending the American Water Works Association Annual Conference and Exhibition (AWWA ACE). The AWWA ACE is the largest domestic event for the water industry.…

Giant Sinkholes Near West Texas Oil Patch Towns Are Growing and New Ones Lurk

Residents of Wink and neighboring Kermit have grown accustomed to the two giant sinkholes that sit between their small West Texas towns. But now radar images taken of the sinkholes by an orbiting space satellite reveal big changes may be on the horizon. A…