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Insights from a Land Surveyor: Part II The Power of Having the Right Tool for the Right Job

This article is the second part of a guest post series by an expert land surveyor on his experience using current technologies to manage site photos that inform topographic surveys. In case you missed it, read Part I here!   “Isn’t there a simpler...
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Insights from a Land Surveyor: Part I The Power of Having the Right Tool for the Right Job

We’re excited to share this two-part guest post by a veteran southern-California land surveyor on his experience using current technologies to manage site photos that inform topographic surveys. Enjoy! Like many other land surveyors I know, I grew up...
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From the Surveyor’s Desk: An Interview With Civil Engineering Pro Mike Douglass

Recently, Zia had the opportunity to interview land surveyor and civil engineering professional Michael Douglass. With decades in the field, Mr. Douglass is the Vice President Survey Project Manager for Smith Engineering based in Roswell, New Mexico....
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Site Photos as Safeguards Against Construction Litigation

If a picture is worth a thousand words, it can also save you thousands of dollars. The Schinnerer Group reported that payouts for insurance claims against design professional policyholders for large architerctual projects can result in severe damages...
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