Weekly News

Weekly News

Council Meeting - May 30, 9:00 a.m.

Council meetings are open to the public. The next Council meeting is Tuesday, May 30, 9:00 a.m...… Read More

Marker Post: Hindsight and Historical Errors

Hindsight is always 20/20. Even the most accomplished surveyors are not immune to making mistakes; however, having a written policy in place to address unknown errors from previous surveys or projects can turn a potential disaster into a valuable learning opportunity.… Read More

ALS News - Public Article - Protecting monuments is key to protecting your property boundaries

This article is the latest in a series written for the public to help Albertans better understand land surveying and the land surveying process. Land surveyors are encouraged to share these articles.… Read More

ALS News: Measurement Technology Progresses - Total Stations

A few years after the introduction of electronic distance measuring instruments (EDMs) many companies made them so they could be mounted on theodolites.  It would only be a matter of time before EDMs would become fully integrated with the theodolite.… Read More

ASSMT Webinar - Implementing Remotely Piloted Aircraft Systems (RPAS) Into Engineering – Construction – Geomatics Practices

This June 9th webinar will explore the use of Remotely Piloted Aerial Systems – RPAS or UAV’s for the surveyors, engineers and other service industries that require geospatial data...… Read More


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