3d laser scanning conference report

SPAR2010 3d laser scanning conference. A whole new world of business opportunities.

SPAR2010I attended the SPAR2010 conference in Houston last week.  Terrestrial LiDAR is where I see new opportunities for traditional survey firms.  The process piping, mining, and transportation sectors are all becoming aware of the benefits of this technology as well as the architectural, archeaological, and forensic science professions.  This is your chance to get on the bus and get a good seat.  The win-win benefits for all stakeholders are real and measurable.

The key benefits of 3d laser scanning are the big cost savings, time savings, higher quality deliverables and better site safety aspects.  Learn more about this growing industry at http://www.sparllc.com/.  Also check out LiDAR News.

Point Label Style in Civil 3D – Leader on wrong side

Point Label Style Dragged State with the leader attached to the wrong side of the label.

You are working in Civil 3D.  You grip a point, drag the label, get a leader, it all looks good until you drag the label to the left side of the point. In this post we will follow the steps necessary to edit the point label style to get the leader to look right on both sides of the point marker.

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