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Topography. Topographic maps

Contour lines from Google Earth - in 3 steps

This article explains how to generate contour lines from the Google Earth digital model. For this we will use a plugin for AutoCAD. Step 1. Display the area where we want to obtain the Google Earth digital model. Step 2. Import the digital model. Using AutoCAD, having the Plex.Earth Add-ins installed. At first,…

Accurate purpose-dependent cadastre - trend, synergy, technique, or nonsense?

Back in 2009 I elaborated the systematization of the evolution of the Cadastre of a municipality, which in its natural logic suggested a progress between the reasons why it originally adopts the cadastre for tax purposes, and how that need to gradually integrate data, actors and technologies is carried out by contextual integration. For 2014 ...

The steps to generate a map using drones

The generation of a map using this technique can be a big problem, one of those problems is so critical with the consequences of losing valuable months of useful work when you do not have previous experience in this task. The founders of Aerotas Mapping System speak to us in a POB article ...

Circular 1: Congress TOPCART 2016

  The Illustrious Official College of Geomatics and Topographic Engineering announces the XI International Congress of Geomatics and Earth Sciences, to be held at the Palacio del Congreso de Toledo (El Greco), from October 26 to 30, 2016. This important event has as objective to publicize scientific and technical advances ...

Being a surveyor is a lifelong experience.

Convert UTM Coordinates, Google Earth coordinates- Topography
Ken Allred's love of topography knows no bounds, and his enthusiasm, for a study that appears to newbies as a mathematical equation, is contagious. Retired St. Albert MLA doesn't think twice about pointing out the power surveyors have once they nail their simple milestones in ...

MDT, A complete solution for Surveying and Engineering projects

With more than 15,000 users in 50 countries and available in Spanish, English, French and Portuguese among other languages, MDT is one of the Spanish-speaking applications most appreciated by companies dedicated to geoengineering. APLITOP has in its portfolio four families of applications: topographic projects, field applications with total station ...