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Title: ACORN: Real-Time Positioning for Connecticut
Location: CCSU Institute for Technology and Business (ITBD) 185 Main Street New Britain, CT
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Description: Presented by Assoc. Prof. Thomas H. Meyer, PhD, Department of Natural Resources and the Environment, University of Connecticut.
he Connecticut Advanced Continuously Operating Reference Network (ACORN) provides land
surveyors the ability to perform centimeter-accuracy GNSS positioning in real… Read more

The CALS Executive Board and Board of Directors would like to congratulate the following professionals who passed the land surveyors exam and received their professional licenses from the State of Connecticut:

  • Stephen P. Dolson
  • Thomas A. Fetterman
  • Kevin D. Franklin
  • Jesse T. Lent
  • Mark D. Lyttle
  • Justin M. Paul
  • Vasiliy I. Suslin
  • Sridhar Uttara
  • Alexander P. Volage

Title: CALS 2014 Golf Tournament
Location: Indian Hills Country Club, Newington, CT
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Description: Support CALS – Join us for a fun day with friends and associates.

A fee of $150 per person includes, driving range, continental breakfast, cart, greens fees, photos, buffet dinner and prizes at one of the areas finest private courses in Connecticut!

Registration, continental breakfast, & driving range… Read more

Title: ACORN: Real-Time Positioning in CT
Location: CCSU, New Britain, CT
Description: The Connecticut Advanced Continuously Operating Reference Network (ACORN) provides land surveyors the ability to perform centimeter-accuracy GNSS positioning in real time — i.e., no post processing or network adjustment. Attendees will be shown how real-time positioning works, how to register for an account, how to use ACORN in practice (can-do, must-do, shouldn’t do, tips and… Read more

Connecticut/New York Surveyor Posthumously Honored with State’s First Final Point Marker

By Barbara Bresnahan

MILFORD, Conn., April 26, 2014 -­­ A gentle breeze and sunny skies were the order of the day on Friday, April 25, for the 35 attendees of a dedication ceremony for land surveyor, Bill Giel.

The event, which took place at Silver Sands State Park in Milford, honored the… Read more

The NSPS 100% program has created a great opportunity for our national organization and for the surveying profession.  However, great opportunities seldom present themselves without obstacles to be overcome.  For many of our state organizations and their representatives, the obstacles have become a series of questions: “What will our national organization look like?”, “How will it operate from an organizational point of view?”, “Will NSPS… Read more

The Connecticut Association of Land Surveyors (CALS) has recently published a 33 page booklet of authoritative tidal data entitled “Resources for Tidal and Navigable Waters in Connecticut”.  The booklet contains a complete range of tidal elevations for every tidal town in Connecticut, including the Connecticut, Housatonic and Thames rivers.  The tidal elevations include coastal jurisdiction line (CJL), mean high water (MHW), mean low water (MLW)… Read more