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Topography. Topographic maps

Instagrams of the Surveying Course

After three days of work, here I release a few images of the topography course with Total Station. As Aristotle said, the wise man never says everything he thinks, but he always thinks everything he says… I have been thinking for 45 minutes how to ask a question regarding the use of this scientific calculator. "The accuracy…

Course of topography with total station

  Just today we are starting a course with which we hope to take the cadastre technicians of the municipalities and associations to complement their training, which until now for priority reasons had been merely cadastral. The objective is that they can provide their services to obtain information that is necessary for the design of ...

Create Curves with Global Mapper

  Global Mapper is one of those strange programs, which are worth too little to hack and for that reason they tend to go unnoticed. What I am going to do in this exercise I have already done with other programs before: With Bentley Site ... it took me a while, because there are no tutorials With AutoCAD ...

XYZtoCAD, work coordinates with AutoCAD

  AutoCAD by itself does not bring many functionalities for managing coordinates or creating tables from points. Civil 3D does it, but the basic version does not, and that is why when we are going to work with coordinates generated by a total station, GPS or stake out, we have to resort to macros spread there. ...

Facebook: videos for surveyors

By leaps and bounds Facebook is becoming a common tool for business and educational purposes. As it is an “Internet of people”, companies have looked back at this handful of interconnected people, which has given it a value beyond the conventional social network. One of the best features is ...

INPOSITION Magazine

This is the name of a digital magazine published by the European regional representation companies of Sokkia and Topcom, based in the Netherlands. Edited in Dutch and English simultaneously, with the slogan "Magazine for positioning professionals", its content goes beyond a simple catalog of surveying products ...

The Promark 3 GPS, first impression

I have already taken these toys out of the box, in a week we will do a training to see how they work. For now, I have hardly seen the videos and some of their attributes. Forerunners of Promark 3. In the same vein, previously there were and are the last: The Mobile Mapper Pro, a nice toy that was around ...

PowerCivil for Latin America, first impression

I have already installed this toy, which I told you about yesterday, I am talking about the V8i version 8.11.06.27. At the beginning, a panel is raised where all the functionalities are concentrated. In the lower part are the tabs: Surfaces Geometry Preferences Drainage Topography Templates Corridors Modeler of works Although these are along, they…

GPS Mobile Mapper 6, Capture data

The Mobile Mapper 6 is the generation that came to replace the CX and Pro, previously produced by Magellan. Today we will see how to capture data in the field. 1. Basic settings. To capture data, the equipment must have the Mobile Mapping software installed, which comes with the discs when purchasing the equipment and ...