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Single-Photon Lidar

This entry is part 6 of 3 in the series December 2016SPL collects massive data from the air, uses less power, and can see through semi-porous objects with green lasers. Technological advances in our industry have truly been a sight to behold. It seems like when you blink, already there’s...

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Who Is a Professional Land Surveyor?

This entry is part 11 of 11 in the series Field NotesA few months ago I wrote a piece titled, “What is a Professional Land Surveyor?” Now I will take a crack at “Who is a professional land surveyor?” I started in this business when I was 17, not even...

Right-sized? Taking the Surveying Profession to the Future

This entry is part 7 of 3 in the series December 2016Verb -Gerund or present participle: right-sizing. As in reducing the size of (a company or organization) by eliminating staff positions, specifically when business conditions necessitate such a reduction Editor’s note: We asked esteemed Nevada surveyor and editor of the...