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October 2019 News

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Carlson Releases Exclusive Scan Software for the C-ALS® and Void Scanner

MAYSVILLE, Kentucky, U.S.A. (October 2019) — Carlson Scan has just been released for enhanced operation of Carlson’s C-ALS, C-ALS Gyro, Void Scanner, and, soon-to-be-released, VS+ laser scanning systems. Designed for ruggedized, touchscreen tablets, Carlson Scan was developed for in-the-field use and features a smooth interface to control the scanner, analyze the collected data, and produce […] ...

Time to Upgrade?… No Problem

Carlson Survey and Civil 2020 have just been released! For those of you on maintenance (a very good cost-saving practice), you now have the opportunity to upgrade to the latest release of Carlson Software with no additional cost. All of the new features and capabilities of Carlson are just there waiting for you to take […] ...

A Note From the President’s Desk | New Carlson Centric Dealers

Carlson Software is very pleased to announce that 3 new dealers have signed on with Carlson Software and joined the ranks of what we like to call “Carlson Centric Dealers”. These are businesses that are built around the Carlson product line and sell our software and hardware solutions, tapping into our marketing efforts and benefiting […] ...

You Don’t Need a Drone to Reap the Benefits of Photogrammetry

Let’s say you’ve got a 30-acre site, gently rolling, open – just the place for the new shopping center or car dealership. You’re to deliver a topo survey with 2’ contours. Twenty years ago, you would have sent a crew of three. Today, because of the improvements in surveying instruments, you only send two. Back […] ...

Smart Title Blocks

Carlson software contains a lot of tools to help you get your survey and/or engineering work done quicker and more efficiently. Programs like Field to Finish, Road Network and SiteNET are just a few of the examples of programs that drastically speed up the time it takes to complete a project from processing raw field […] ...

Hawaii DOT is Liking Carlson

One aspect of Carlson Civil that Daniel Sasaki, Land Surveyor III of the Hawaii DOT, happened upon and decided he really liked was the drive-through option. “You choose a car and you can have it ‘drive’ over your profile so it shows you if there’s a hump or bump in the road,” he said. “It’s […] ...

Best Practices (Raw Data)

Best practices or the idea of following a “best practice work flow” is a concept that comes up often in all aspects of surveying and engineering. Whether it is collecting field data, designing a subdivision, or producing a final site plan, people would like to know the best method to achieve their final goal. The […] ...

July 2019 News

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Price Blast on the Carlson Rodded Boretrak

MAYSVILLE, Kentucky, U.S.A. (July 2019) — A price blast for the Carlson Rodded Boretrak® will be available from now through September 30, 2019 for $8,000 USD. The offer includes the Boretrak probe, handheld PDA with charge with the Boretrak Mobile Android software preloaded, a neckstrap and PDA cover, a transit briefcase, and P3D Windows processing […] ...