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Weekly xyHt News Links: 09/13/2019

Teledyne Optech announces the CL-360, a compact, long-range, survey-grade lidar sensor for UAV and…. 100+ Presenters and Panelists on Roster for Commercial UAV Expo Americas October 28-30, 2019 in Las Vegas Septentrio introduces a new GNSS/INS system in a rugged housing Select and download sections of large point clouds right...

The Science of Where to Build Anything

Above: Both Esri and Autodesk have shown this graphic at their individual presentations. Will the Esri/Autodesk partnership take BIM head-on? In August 2018, xyHt editor Gavin Schrock sat down with Jack Dangermond and Andrew Anagnost, of Esri and Autodesk respectively. They spoke of the natural industry links between the two...

Passing the California PLS Exam, Part 2

Exam content, lessons from taking the exam, and recommendations for study methods. Are you interested in passing the California PLS state-specific exam and becoming a California Professional Land Surveyor? If yes, then read on! I just passed my California PLS exam in May 2019 and can share my experiences with...