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True North: Quarterly Geospatial Newsletter - Spring 2020

How are you in your own company?

I don’t mean the company you work for or the one you own and operate. I mean quite literally, how do you manage time on your own? Do you allow yourself these solitary moments or are you constantly seeking tasks to occupy, improve, engage? Or maybe a combination of idle time and productive action is the right formula for you.

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New Service for Rental Scanners

Since the fall of 2019, Cansel’s rental department has utilised Faro’s on-site compensation routine for all outgoing rental scanners and in-house serviced scanners for a much-improved customer experience when renting a scanner. It is important to note that this is a routine that all users of Faro’s S series scanners can and should utilize.

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What will be the future of the CSRS in Canada after the U.S. replaces NAD 83 with NATRF2022

With the diversity of geospatial data collection sensors and methodologies, geomatics professionals need to have a deep understanding of the existing spatial reference frames under their jurisdictions. Along with this understanding, geomatics professionals are required to have appropriate software and tools to handle these coordinate systems correctly and efficiently.

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Cansel University - Our New On-Line Learning Portal

Welcome to Cansel University, available in the coming weeks through your Cansel Support Plan! This platform will be available for you to obtain technical information your way when it is convenient for you. This new website will focus on bringing trusted answers to many of the common questions raised while in the field or around that pesky computer.

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Standardization and Streamlining the Process of Managing SURVEY/CAD Data

Data is a core asset of any organization and managing this data in a standardized and streamlined manner will create a pathway to success. We believe that data-driven decision-making helps organizations reduce risk and increase efficiency through the life cycle of any project.

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Five Observations

This new section of True North is comprised of five Cansel fun-facts. They don’t quite have enough meat on the bone to warrant an article but are none-the-less worthy of attention. Here are this quarter’s FIVE Observations

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Hometown Spotlight

Sophia Swystun

Brian Batuyong