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Splitting the Difference at Willeo Road

How a surveyor’s due diligence is paying off for two counties in Georgia When the Survey Division of the Cobb County Department of Transportation in Marietta, Georgia, received a request to locate the exact county line between Cobb and Fulton counties, there was more at stake than just accurately identifying a boundary line. Government funding...

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Qinertia, SBG Systems’ PPK software now supports third-party IMUs and offers a GNSS post-processing license covering all major GNSS receivers ASPRS Announces the 4th Edition of the Manual of Remote Sensing! Carlson Fixed Installation Scanner: Stationary Volumetric Scanner What Cloud Computing Means for Lidar in Construction How SLAM Technology Can Support New-build Projects Enhanced Exprodat...

Cities around the world are seeking "digital twins" to plan, analyze, operate and design. Pau, France, is on the cutting edge with its 3D model (mesh). On the right of these images is the actual city. On the left is the 3D mesh, that can serve as the spatial foundation for a digital twin.

Twinning Pau: Multi-Platform 3D for a Royal City 

Helicopter, UAS, and terrestrial data give the ancient city of Pau a modern 3D “twin.” Featured image: Cities around the world are seeking “digital twins” to plan, analyze, operate and design. Pau, France, is on the cutting edge with its 3D model (mesh). On the right of these images is the actual city. On the...

Recordkeeping: Preserving the Past, Present, and Future

History Reveals the Importance of Underground Documentation and Recordkeeping Featured image: Boston designers, engineers and construction crews work underground to extend the Boston subway in the early 1900s. In 2002, owners and designers of The Dalles Lock and Dam, which stretches over 1.7 miles on the Columbia River between Washington and Oregon, undertook a $20...

xyHt Weekly News Links: 05/01/2020

NGA to collaborate with Vricon on 3D geodata and software to further the mission  NSPS is proud to announce the 2020-21 Officers USGIF Announces 2020 Achievement Award Winners USGIF Publishes 2020 State and Future of GEOINT

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xyHt Magazine May issue, 2020

This month, xyHt is digital only, due to the concerns over the coronavirus disrupting our ability to print. Click on the cover to the right to view the May 2020 issue of xyHt magazine. Articles in the issue include (links will turn live throughout May): Preserving the Past Multi-Platform 3D for a Royal City Splitting...

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