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Dimensions from Geocomp Systems

Dimensions: Stories, industry news, profiles, product releases and expert advice. Dimensions is published up on paper for our Customer Care Members or read it here.

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Dimensions Volume 14 Issue 1 April 2012 (519 KB)

Dimensions Vol 14 Issue 1 April 2012

  • Glimpsing the [near] future - Jerry Cresp reports on the coming of the drones.
  • Industry News - Hydrolite-TM from Seafloor Systems
  • What's new in Terramodel 10.61H
  • Expert advice - Lost windows, 64-bit Windows, displaying obscured objects, virtual machines
Dimensions Volume 13 Issue 1 November 2010 (533 KB)

Dimensions Vol 13 Issue 1 November 2010

  • Near enough! - Bernard O'Sullivan and NearMap
  • Industry News - iWitness 2.0
  • Expert advice - Windows 7 tips
  • Surveying challenge with the lot - a gas pipeline in PNG
 
Dimensions Volume 12 Issue 1 November 2009 (535 KB)

Dimensions Vol 12 Issue 1 November 2009

  • Apples for the teacher - Ben Craig surveying in Kazakhstan
  • Industry News - Pivot irrigators in hilly country
  • Expert advice - Terramodel 10.61G tips
 
Dimensions Volume 11 Issue 1 November 2008 (324 KB)

Dimensions Vol 11 Issue 1 November 2008

  • Mapping the wild - Arman Larmer Surveys in Papua New Guinea
  • Industry News - iWitnessPRO and TerraPOS
  • Expert advice - Terramodel 10.60 tips
  • Cartography is cool!
 
Dimensions Volume 10 Issue 1 November 2007 (760 KB)

Dimensions Vol 10 Issue 1 November 2007

  • Surveying the Salt - Onlslow Salt
  • Well-Schooled - US Army Joint Rapid Airfield Construction at Bradfield, NT
  • Industry News - Trimble Business Center - Heavy Construction Edition
  • Expert advice - Parallel ports, Vista, LCD displays
 
Dimensions Volume 9 Issue 1 November 2006 (324 KB)

Dimensions Vol 9 Issue 1 November 2006

 
Dimensions Volume 8 Issue 1 March 2005 (135 KB)

Dimensions Vol 8 Issue 1 March 2005

  • Point'N'Shoot Surveying - Survey using photos with iWitness
  • Industry News - GPSLocate, Mitcham-Frankston Tollway, LandXML
  • Expert advice - Sorting plots by pen, Terramodel 10.40
  • And you've got problems with coordinate systems?
  • In action - Adaptability: the secret of staying afloat
Dimensions Volume 7 Issue 1 April 2004 (443 KB)

Dimensions Vol 7 Issue 1 April 2004

  • In the globe's far corners - Geocomp in Angola
  • Locating a modern-day shipwreck
  • Expert advice - CAD format conversions and 3D arcs
  • Terramodel 10.30 - now with tunnels and Trimble SCS900
  • Paydirt Sitework 5.2.1
Dimensions Volume 6 Issue 2 October 2003 (130 KB)

Dimensions Vol 6 Issue 2 October 2003

  • Terramodel 10.20 includes new SideSlope
  • Updates - SideSlope steps in
  • Expert Advice - Filtering, new commands and Bill payment options
  • In Action - Grass Roots Revolution: Agwork
Dimensions Volume 6 Issue 1 April 2003 (415 KB)

Dimensions Vol 6 Issue 1 April 2003

  • The Past and The future
  • Updates - Terramodel 10.12
  • In Action - Surveying under Pressure: Que Creek
  • Expert Advice - Field Data Module
  • Help at Hand - User Guides and Training products
Dimensions Volume 5 Issue 1 July 2002 (251 KB)

Dimensions Vol 5 Issue 1 July 2002

  • Cruising Ok Tedi - Dredeco in PNG
  • Industry News - 3D Laser Scanning
  • Distributor Profile - Haefeli-Lysnar
  • Expert Advice - MultilayerDTM, USB ports and dongles, Toshiba notebooks
  • Update - Paydirt Roadwork
Dimensions Volume 4 Issue 3 Dec 2001 (343 KB)

Dimensions Vol 4 Issue 3 Dec 2001

  • When Small is Beautiful - Renovating greens at Royal Melbourne Golf Course: Northern Melbourne Institute of TAFE
  • Industry News - Quantm redefines route alignment planning
  • In Profile - Walkin' the line - Abt Railway: Trigpoint Technical Services
  • Expert Advice - Raw Data Editor, Terramodel Tip of the Week, Geocomp plotting to Networks
Dimensions Volume 4 Issue 2 October 2001 (438 KB)

Dimensions Vol 4 Issue 2 Oct 2001

  • The Season for Upgrades - Geocomp Systems September 2001 Upgrade CD
    • Terramodel 9.82
    • Geocomp 10.08
    • Sitework 5.0
    • GCGeocode
  • In Profile - From Chronometers to GPS - Ultimate Positioning
  • In Action - Not Just the Last Supermarket Before Cape York: Comalco Weipa
  • Version Activation
  • Depth Clashing
Dimensions Volume 4 Issue 1 May 2001 (238 KB)

Dimensions Vol 4 Issue 1 May 2001

  • On the Farm with Terramodel - Whole farm design: Farm Design Services
  • Industry News - Jan De Nul using Terramodel for land reclamation
  • Staff Profile - Bernard de la Coeur
  • In Action - Hatch Associates - How thick is the skin of a torpedo car?
  • Expert Advice - Introducing GCGeocode
Dimensions Volume 3 Issue 3 December 2000 (403 KB)

Dimensions Vol 3 Issue 3 December 2000

  • Terramodel 9.7 released!
  • Industry News - Trimble Site Vision
  • Expert Advice
  • In Action - Surveyors, Sydney Harbour, Olympic Games
  • Staff Profile - Barry Smith
  • Terramodel 9.7
Dimensions Volume 3 Issue 2 August 2000 (124 KB)

Dimensions Vol 3 Issue 2 August 2000

  • Geocomp 10 released!
  • Expert Advice - Hot keys
  • Industry News - SpectraPrecision/Trimble merger
  • In Action - Powerful design improves water quality: Grogan Richards
Dimensions Volume 3 Issue 1 April 2000 (615 KB)

Dimensions Vol 3 Issue 1 April 2000

  • Performance under Fire - Hydrographic Office Detached Survey Unit leads INTERFET into East Timor's harbours
  • Industry News - GeoRead released
  • Expert Advice
  • Staff Profile - Brad Quick
  • In Action - The Road to Bhutan
Dimensions Volume 2 Issue 4 December 1999 (196 KB)

Dimensions Vol 2 Issue 4 December 1999

  • Waterlogged - Port of Auckland and America's Cup Project
  • GeoCalc 4.20 released
  • Triangle-based volume calculation
  • Staff Profile - Jerry Cresp
  • Sports report
  • Pic-A-Cap result
  • In Action - SP Site Setout
Dimensions Volume 2 Issue 3 September 1999 (1284 KB)

Dimensions Vol 2 Issue 3 September 1999

  • Geocomp Systems is "highly commended" by the 1999 Australian Achiever Awards.
  • Win movie passes in our new Pic-a-cap competition
  • Expert advice
  • Staff Profile - Paul Fulton
  • Rice bowled over - balancing designs for laser grading
  • Drill and blast
Dimensions Volume 2 Issue 2 July 1999 (657 KB)

Dimensions Vol 2 Issue 2 July 1999

  • Terramodel 9.6 has arrived
  • Industry news - BladePro 3D
  • In Action - South Australia Water's River Murray Operations Unit
  • Expert advice
  • Staff Profile - Denita MacDonald
 
Dimensions Volume 2 Issue 1 March 1999 (575 KB)

Dimensions Vol 2 Issue 1 March 1999

  • In Action - The stable road - Trotting track design: Parry, Fraser & Jones
  • Staff Profile - Bill Lazaris
  • When change makes sense
  • Expert Advice
  • Geocomp vs Terramodel
Dimensions Volume 1 Issue 3 December 1998 (700 KB)

Dimensions Vol 1 Issue 3 December 1998

  • Snapshot 98
  • Industry news - MultiCad Rally
  • Staff Profile - Garth Coverdale
  • When change makes sense
  • Expert Advice
  • In Action - Collision course: Victoria Police Accident Investigation Squad
 
Dimensions Volume 1 Issue 2 September 1998 (542 KB)

Dimensions Vol 1 Issue 2 September 1998

  • Terramodel 9.5
  • Paydirt Sitework and Trenchwork
  • A moving story - behind the screens
  • Expert Advice
  • In Action - A second home in Homebush: Tom Reid
  • Back-to-back! Brad and Jerry win the ACSV Allan Van Tennis Challenge
Dimensions Volume 1 Issue 1 July 1998 (434 KB)

Dimensions Vol 1 Issue 1 July 1998

  • Announcing Terravista
  • Industry news - The Millenium Bug
  • Expert Advice
  • In Action - Mapping the 'bergs: The Royal Australian Navy
  • Geodimeter System 600 Total Stations
 

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