The Future of Survey Data Collection: Windows or Android?

With the retirement and subsequent disowning of Windows Mobile by Microsoft, the survey and positioning world finds itself holding out for a new data collection hero. For the last 20 years, development of survey software has focused around Windows Mobile. With Windows Mobile discontinued, programmers have been forced to shift their focus to Windows and […]

The Most Common Surveying Mistakes and How to Avoid Them

MicroSurvey’s FieldGenius is a versatile and easy to use software package, that is one of the last remaining open-source surveying solutions. Although easy to use, this does not mean that there are easy to make mistakes that people often make. In this article, we go over some of the most common questions we get, what […]

Sub-Meter or RTK? What’s Best For You

When looking for equipment to measure or find your position, there are lots of different options. Understanding your accuracy needs in relation to the actual instrument specifications is not always easy. In this article, we are going to cover what the different accuracy levels you can expect from GNSS equipment are, and how that can […]

RTK GNSS Equipment: Should You Buy New or Used

There is a lot to consider when purchasing an RTK system. There are a lot of factors to consider and finding the right balance between affordability and performance is not easy. Learning what to look for when purchasing pre-owned survey equipment and when it is the right time to purchase a new system can change […]

What’s Up In Space?

Come back regularly to find out what new updates and changes can make a difference in your RTK systems. Every quarter, we sort through all of the GNSS news and constellation updates to find what will make the difference for your survey crews in the field.  GPS III To Work With Latest GNSS Receivers This […]