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Archive for August, 2010

Lower Emissions Study re:3D Machine Control & Positioning?

Is anyone aware of studies that involve the effects of 3D machine control and positioning on emissions?  I believe the reduction of emissions are obvious but would like to substantiate and quantify with authentic numbers. Please forward any information to

August 28, 2010 in Randy's Blog
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Am I not a Geek?

Whenever I am asked what job I do, I try to explain to people in just a few words or less what it is we do. When I hear the words come out of my mouth I cannot help but think that we are hopeless geeks that do nothing but bask in the light of [...]

August 23, 2010 in Marco's Posts
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Back from Oregon “Design to Dozer” – OR DOT 3D Machine Control Event

I just returned from a speaking engagement in Eugene, Oregon. I was privileged to participate in Oregon DOT’s “Design to Dozer” two-day seminar that I had mentioned prior in our last newsletter. Ron Singh, PLS, Chief of Surveys headed the event and with140 attendees registered on Tuesday and 110 on Wednesday, the event was a [...]

August 22, 2010 in Randy's Blog
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Design to Dozer… Oregon DOT Educational Event

The Oregon Department of Transportation is hosting an educational event called “Design to Dozer – Computer Controlled Heavy Equipment Demonstration.” The event will be held on August 16th then replicated on August 17th in Eugene, Oregon. Speakers include Ron Singh, Chief of Surveys/Geometronics Manager, ODOT; Murray Lodge, VP Construction, Topcon Positioning; as well as representatives [...]

August 2, 2010 in Randy's Blog
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