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Carlson Point Cloud use featured in POB cover story

“Surveyors Bring Safety to the ‘Boulevard of Death’,” written by Greg Peterman, PLS, CPESC, of Nelson & Pope Engineers and Surveyors in Melville, New York, is the cover story in the November issue of POB magazine. As part of his Vision Zero, New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio wanted Queens Boulevard, which had seen […] ...

Design Revolution at Carlson

CAD revolutionized design when it was first developed in the late 1950s, early ’60s, but there’s a ‘game-changer’ happening right now — get ready for the new revolution in design. If your teenager is like most others and spends hours playing with computer games, you might be able to stop worrying about his or her […] ...

Carlson Listen-Listen for easier, better base-to-rover connections

At this year’s Intergeo conference and trade fair, Carlson Software is introducing its new Carlson Listen-Listen, a completely viable alternative to the traditional UHF radio link. Listen-Listen is a low latency, high performance solution. HAMBURG, Germany (October 11, 2016) – Carlson customers have expressed frustration over the huge amount of configuration information and combinations required […] ...

Visit Carlson Software at Intergeo, October 11-13

All those heading to Hamburg, Germany, for Intergeo this October 11 to 13 are invited to stop by and visit Carlson Software in hall A3, stand D3.051. Intergeo, which consists of a conference and a trade fair, is held every fall at a different venue in Germany. It’s a real treat for those in the […] ...

xyHt highlights Carlson Software user AeroView Services

Going From Flight to Finish… AeroView Uses Carlson Software to Provide the Services and Deliverables Their Customers Want and Can Use The September issue of xyHt magazine recently ran the story “Those Magnificent Men with their Flying Machines” about Zach Pieper and Ryan Murgula from Sperry, Iowa. Click on the title to read the story. […] ...
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New in Carlson 2017: Supersonic Viewer

It’s vivid, fast, and fun… The all new Supersonic Viewer in Carlson 2017 got this mere mention in the official information – “…the new ‘Supersonic’ 3D Viewer for loading surfaces that provides excellent graphic presentations” – but it might just be one of the most exciting and fun features in this new release. The Supersonic […] ...
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Carlson 2017 to run with just released IntelliCAD 8.2

Carlson 2017 software programs will come with the just released IntelliCAD 8.2 built-in. The Carlson programs, which are expected to be released by the end of July 2016, include Survey, Civil, Hydrology, Mining, GIS, Point Cloud, Field, Construction, GeoTech, CADnet, and Trench (these last four make up the Carlson Takeoff Suite), and Natural Regrade. According to the […] ...

Carlson SurvPC Data Collection Software for Ruggedized PC Tablets

If choosing to use a ruggedized PC tablet in the field, then Carlson SurvPC is the data collection system to use with it. SurvPC has unprecedented versatility providing access to CAD, Esri® ArcGIS, and MicroStation DGN files directly in the field. MAYSVILLE, Ky., U.S.A— SurvPC is a complete data collection system for Real Time Kinematic […] ...

Carlson and Road Construction Go Together

Big highway anniversaries this year – a look back and ahead The past 100 years have been the golden age of highway construction in the U.S. From individual road entrepreneurs to massive government highway projects, the creation of our highway network has been dramatic, linking our country with ribbons of gravel, concrete, macadam, and now, […] ...

Carlson technology helps in disaster clean-up

Carlson Software helped with the clean-up in Joplin, Missouri, five years ago this past May and it can help now as more severe storms and tornadoes have recently hit the Midwest and the southern states hard. In remembrance of the fifth anniversary of the EF5-rated multiple-vortex tornado that struck Joplin that just passed on May 22, the following is a first-person account of […] ...