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February 2020 News

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IntelliCAD President Dave Lorenzo to Deliver Keynote at Carlson Go West

IntelliCAD Technology Consortium President Dave Lorenzo will be delivering the keynote speech at Carlson’s ‘Go West ‘ User Conference, April 20-22. Dave started with AutoCAD when it first released in the early 1980s, working as a CAD design/drafting consultant, trainer and developer. As one of the founding partners of Ketiv Technologies, he worked for over […] ...

New FAA Proposal Drone Pilots Should Know About

In case you were partying on December 31 and failed to notice your government at work…there’s a new document out for comment: 14 CFR Parts 1, 47, 48, 89, 91, and 107 [Docket No.: FAA–2019–1100; Notice No. 20–01] RIN 2120–AL31 Remote Identification of Unmanned Aircraft Systems In summary, this will require all drones, regardless of […] ...
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January 2020 News

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Scanning the New Year for Inspiration

We at Carlson hope that you had a great 2019 and are poised and ready for another great year in 2020. Everything came and went so fast last year – we got cheated almost a whole week from Thanksgiving to Christmas and Wednesday is the worst day for Christmas and New Year’s Day. I have […] ...
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December 2019 News

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What’s the Point of the End-of-Year Specials?

When someone, maybe my neighbor or the clerk at the convenience store, says to me, “Happy New Year!” — my first thought is always, “Oh, man, it’s Carlson’s End of Year Special time again. I wonder what new tools I’ll get this year! I wonder what great new functionality I’ll have!” At the end of […] ...

Carlson Workshops

The end of fall routinely means cold weather is on its way (at least for me) and the beginning of another season of workshops, conferences and training. As I write this blog, I just completed teaching at a three-day workshop in Raleigh, North Carolina. There were somewhere around 150 surveyors and engineers attending this workshop. […] ...

November 2019 News

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Carlson Introduces the New VS+ Stope Surveying System

MAYSVILLE, Kentucky, U.S.A. (November 2019) — Carlson Software has just released its new Void Scanner+ (VS+), a fully wireless surveying system designed to be used for underground surveying. The system is an upgraded model of Carlson’s standard Void Scanner. Engineered to scan in extreme environments, the ruggedized VS+ system is designed to be deployed into […] ...