Category Archives for "Mapping"

1 A Complete Solution for Surveyors – No Need to Upgrade Your AutoCAD!

Surveyors require a suite of tools that must be both powerful and easy to use. Typical tasks include: Loading survery data from standard formats Layout lots and quickly write legal descriptions Build surfaces and generate contours Import Esri SHP files Generate profiles and cross-sections Create a preliminary grading plan Calculate cut and fill volumes What […]

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2 Accessing Spatial Data in CAD Without AutoCAD Map

AutoCAD Map is an extremely powerful tool supporting spatial projections, topology, thematic mapping and more. But it is expensive at $5245.  I was searching for a low cost alternative that  provides the most commonly used spatial data management features at a reasonable cost. I had the pleasure this week of putting Spatial Manager(SPM) through its […]

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