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New Product Releases and How to Manage Them

With the release of the Carlson Survey and Takeoff OEM versions, the full Carlson 2018 product line is now available! While that might excite a lot of users, it may bring apprehension to others. I won’t reiterate the points I wrote in a blog last July entitled, “Why Upgrade Your Software,” but please read it […] ...
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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 […] ...

Sticky Codes, Fixed Parameters, and Templates

As most of you who have been following my blogs know by now, I am all about production. Shortening the time between fieldwork and final plan is essential in maintaining a consistent profit margin and meeting time schedules. Carlson’s Field to Finish program is a great tool and asset for accomplishing those goals, but the […] ...

Carlson Announces Atlas GNSS Correction Service through SurvCE

MAYSVILLE, Ky., U.S.A. (September 21, 2017)­— Carlson Software is now offering Atlas® GNSS global correction service in the latest release of popular data collection software SurvCE. Atlas is both affordable and accurate and is considered the most innovative GNSS correction service available in the industry. “Atlas equals or excels beyond the performance standards of other […] ...

Staying competitive in a tight market

I saw this sign in Maine on the way back from a recent Carlson workshop. It seemed apropos because the workshop was on Carlson’s Field to Finish and its inherent time and cost saving benefits. A large part of my messaging since arriving here at Carlson is about ways to help surveyors become more profitable. […] ...

Acquisition From Renishaw Increases Carlson’s Focus on Ore, Quarry, and Blasting Industries

Carlson EMEA BV (“Carlson”), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Carlson Software Inc. has acquired the mining (Quarryman, Boretrak, C-ALS, Void Scanner), marine mapping (Merlin), and laser module (ILM) product lines previously owned by Renishaw plc (“Products”). This acquisition will enhance Carlson’s existing product portfolio for the benefit of its customers and for former Renishaw customers. “Carlson […] ...

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, […] ...

Carlson SurvCE Now Supports the Topcon GT Series

MAYSVILLE, Ky. — Carlson Software’s popular data collection software, Carlson SurvCE, continues to defend choice on all drivers for customers, including support for the latest Topcon GT total station with its latest release, build 5.06. “Since SurvCE was first developed, Carlson has been dedicated to providing our users real choice to work with a wide […] ...
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