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Introduce Yourself

Welcome to the SurveyorConnect family! Please take a moment to tell us a little bit about yourself, where you're from and how/why you got into surveying (or other little surveying-related tidbits).

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Surveying & Geomatics (30 viewing)

Discussions pertaining to general topics of Land Surveying and Geomatics. This is the default forum for surveying discussions, but please use more specific forums when appropriate.

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Richard Germiller

Software, CAD & Mapping (15 viewing)

Discussions about cartography and mapping as they pertain to surveying, as well as software used for coordinate geometry (COGO), field-to-finish (F2F), Computer-Aided Drafting (CAD) and Least Squares.

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Construction & Mining (1 viewing)

Discussions for construction staking, mining surveys, environmental planning, wetlands mitigation and other construction-related surveying and engineering services.

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Nate The Surveyor

GNSS & Geodesy (6 viewing)

Discussions pertaining to Geodesy and global navigation satellite systems (GNSS) including (but not limited to) GPS (United States), GLONASS (Russia), BeiDou (China) and Galileo (European Union).

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Jim Frame

Photogrammetry, LiDAR & UAS

Discussions in regards to aerial photogrammetry, 3D laser scanning (LiDAR), unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV) and unmanned aircraft systems (UAS), a.k.a. drones.

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Precision Ag

Discussions pertaining to precision agriculture, which involves the use of GPS to guide and drive tractors while collecting data related to location, application, harvest, and other aspects of ag data management.

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Forensic Surveying

Discussions about forensic surveying, which involves high-precision collection and processing of data used as evidence in court cases pertaining to crime scenes, auto accidents, boundary disputes, etc.

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Bathymetric Surveying

Discussions pertaining to bathymetric surveying, sometimes referred to as fathometric surveying or marine surveying, which is a type of hydrographic surveying that maps the depths and features of underwater terrain.

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Business, Finance & Legal (7 viewing)

Discussions about business practices, financial issues and the legal aspects of Land Surveying. Topics might also include court cases, bookkeeping, business formation, easement or right-of-way legalities, etc.

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John Putnam

Education & Training (2 viewing)

Discussions regarding educational and/or training events, such as continuing education workshops, conferences, college courses, or other information that will help surveyors begin or continue their journey of surveying knowledge.

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Texas RPLS exam prep

Thomas mcintyre

Memes for Surveyors (2 viewing)

Dump all your surveying-related memes here for us all to enjoy. It's good to laugh. 😀

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Today's Office

Use this forum to post photos depicting "today's office" -- Surveyors are known for working in both beautiful and treacherous locations. We'd love to see where you work!

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Why an old man still...

Steve Brosemer

Rest In Peace

Help to preserve the legacy of fellow surveyors who've passed by sharing their stories here. We learn from our surveying mentors, educators, and coworkers, so please feel free to memorialize them here.

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Chris Wickern

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Ask A Surveyor

If you are a landowner seeking advice from surveyors, please post your questions and issues here. DISCLAIMER: All surveying-related questions should be consulted with someone licensed in their jurisdiction and hired for professional services. The answers provided here are not to be construed as official advice from a professional that you would otherwise obtain in your local area.

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Right of Way/Easemen...

Mike Berry

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Vendor Showcase

Advertisers with Vendor Membership (see our Advertise page) are welcome to use this forum to post information about their company, such as announcements, details about their products and services, or specials. Please remember to treat our vendors with respect.

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For Sale (2 viewing)

Post your surveying equipment, software or even your company for sale. This is for private parties only, NO DEALERS, DEVELOPERS OR MANUFACTURERS (click here if you'd like to advertise with us).

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Want to Buy

Looking for surveying equipment, software or other surveying-related stuff to purchase? Post your want-to-buy request here. This is for private parties only, NO DEALERS, DEVELOPERS OR MANUFACTURERS (click here if you'd like to advertise with us).

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Surveying Jobs

Looking for a surveying job? Check this forum for current openings. Recruiters allowed, but with a monthly limit of 5 job postings -- if you'd like to post more than 5, please contact us about advertising with us.

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Looking for Work

Looking for a surveying job? Post here if you are seeking work in surveying or a related industry.

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Stolen Equipment

Let's see if we can help each other locate and recover our survey equipment! Post your stolen items here (preferably with photos, if possible) or respond to reports if you have helpful information.

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2 setups stolen in 2...

Nate The Surveyor

Help & Information
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Forum FAQ (1 viewing)

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