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Carlson tech support team is here for you

“I want you to know that Carlson Software has the best customer service and technical support that I have encountered in my 41-year career as a licensed land surveyor.” —John M. (“Mike”) Payne, RLS Survey Manager Byrd Surveying Clarksville, Tennessee “Our tech support people actually enjoy helping,” says Lon Watson, director of Carlson Technical Support […] ...

Meet Jeroen Harbers, Carlson Software’s new Director of GIS

First, Jeroen Harbers of Nijverdal, the Netherlands, is getting the Dutch Water Authorities up to speed with using Carlson SurvPC data collection software with Esri® for accuracy in GIS mapping. Then, he’s going to show the world. Two years ago, the Dutch Water Authority where Jeroen (pronounced Yer-roan) worked needed to find new surveying software […] ...
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Geomorphic reclamation using Carlson Natural Regrade in Spain

The research this article connects to details a geomorphic-based process of mining reclamation carried out at the El Machorro mine (at the edge of the Alto Tajo Natural Park, East Central Spain), which utilized the GeoFluv™ method within Carlson Natural Regrade software. It was used to design small watersheds as part of the mining reclamation […] ...
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Boulevard of Death is Now the Boulevard of Life

The use of Carlson Software, specifically Carlson Point Cloud, was highlighted in a story in the November 2016 issue of POB Magazine, titled “Surveyors Bring Safety to the Boulevard of Death” about Queens Boulevard in New York City and written by Greg Peterman, PLS, CPESC, of Nelson & Pope Engineers and Surveyors in Melville, New […] ...

Sustainable Mining Through Geomorphic Rehabilitation Seminar, Nov. 24

Associate Professor José F. Martin Duque of the Complutense University of Madrid, Spain, will be presenting a free seminar entitled “Sustainable Mining through Geomorphic Rehabilitation Examples from the European Union and South America” on Friday, November 24, at the University of Newcastle in Callaghan, New South Wales, Australia.  The seminar will begin at 2:15 p.m. […] ...

Clearing accidents faster, more efficiently with Carlson CSI Mobile

The Conway Police Department clears accidents faster, more efficiently with Carlson CSI Mobile The 23-person Conway, New Hampshire, Police Department doesn’t see a lot of fatal accidents or those that cause serious bodily harm even though there is often quite of bit of traffic in the area due to tourism. There are no major highways […] ...

Practical Changes Enhance Carlson Civil/Hydrology/GIS 2018

MAYSVILLE, Ky.— Enhancements to the Footprint Creator, LotNetwork, and RoadNetwork are just some of the newest features in the just released Carlson Civil 2018. “We’ve added support for creating an island inside a cul-de-sac, provided a means to use separate centerlines for divided highways, and added an option to skip creating intersection curb returns for […] ...

Customer-Driven Improvements Highlight Carlson Survey 2018

MAYSVILLE, Ky. — Just released, Carlson Survey 2018 continues to build on its development of survey features that are based on customer requests. Among the top improvements in Carlson Survey’s 2018 version are its new ability to place and prioritize building footprints on lots, the new Field-to-Finish Ramp Special Code, and its expanded 3D capabilities. […] ...

Carlson SurvPC & SurvCE help with disaster clean-up & rebuilding

As the destruction from Harvey continues along the Gulf Coast, those at Carlson Software watch with empathy for the staggering loss and suffering and hope for relief for all the residents in the near future. While clean-up and rebuilding may be in the future, here is some information on how Asbell Excavating in Joplin, Missouri, […] ...

Glen Builders grows with Carlson Takeoff

Glen Builders’ business took off when they started using Carlson Takeoff. OK, that’s a somewhat corny play on words, but according to Matt Howard, V.P. of Business Development for Glen Builders Inc. in North Conway, N.H., that’s exactly what happened. “When I started with Glen Builders 14 years ago, they were going with paper plans […] ...