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And the 2016 Maptek award recipients are . . . http://bit.ly/2doxmDJ #geospatial #mining #mapping
Awardees were presented with a plaque in a ceremony at MINExpo 2016.
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Check out this gorgeous photo of field work in North Dakota, submitted by Brad Rabe. http://bit.ly/1RlLXgp
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Editor's Points: Another New Beginning for Surveyors: http://bit.ly/2bQkAig #drone #UAS #UAV #surveying
I remember receiving a press release and invitation to attend a proof of concept in the Nevada desert.
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From a mobile #LiDAR survey in Minnesota. Submitted by Zac Womeldorf. http://bit.ly/1RlLXgp
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We're curious! With summer behind us & fall upon us, what is your favorite season to work in? Comments welcome!
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AUVSI emphasizes growth of the commercialUAS market, particularly among small businesses: http://bit.ly/2dGJO69 #drone
Brian Wynne says more than 3,300 people had signed up to take the aeronautical knowledge test on the first day the rule went into effect.
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Have questions for other surveyors about theory & practice or how to operate a certain tool? We can help: http://bit.ly/1blzQzR
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Did you know that POB is also on #LinkedIn? Join our growing group of #geospatial pros: http://bit.ly/2dgV8BO
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Test your knowledge on the new #FAA small #UAS rule in our latest reader quiz: http://bit.ly/2chYR5s #drone #UAV #surveying #geospatial
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Have you read the September issue of POB? What's your favorite featue or column? http://bit.ly/104NYqt #surveying #mapping #geospatial
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Attending Intergeo? POB's editor is & you could win a monetary prize for taking a selfie with him! http://bit.ly/2b7ZYki
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