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Overview
 
This page provides a detailed overview of Survey Conferences from 2000 to the present.  Each year's conference shows the itinerary and provides links to the handouts for those presentations. 
 
You may also wish to view our alphabetized listing of all conference handouts, to locate handout information by title rather than conference years. 
 

 
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2000 Handouts
Photo of Handouts
 
This section contains all the handout material available during the 2000 Survey Conference.
Imaging PowerPoint
 
Lidar PowerPoint
 
Pre-Construction Survey
 
Project Manager Training

 
2001 Handouts
Conference Agenda
 
Complete Conference Agenda - Files will be posted once received.
 
 

Tuesday, 6 March, 2001

 7:30  -  8:00      Registration
 8:00  -  8:30        Opening Remarks
 8:30  -  9:00  Directory and File Naming     
 9:00  -  9:30   Revised Note Keeping Standards  
 9:30  -  10:00  Topo Data Collection Issues
 10:00 -  10:20  Break
 10:20 -  11:30  Relocating Bench Marks/EDM Calibration Update
 11:30 -  12:00  Video
 12:00 -  1:00  Lunch
 1:00   -  2:00  Basemap Grooming 
 2:00  -  3:00  Revised Liscad Code Table, Parameter Files, etc  (.xls)
 3:00  -  3:20   Break
 3:20  -  4:20  County Roads  
 4:20  -  5:00  Failing Confidence Point Resolution
 

Wednesday, 7 March, 2001

 8:00  -  9:30  GPS Fundamentals
 9:30  -  10:00  Video
 10:00  -  10:20  Break  
 10:20 -  11:00  Making the Most of Our Survey Technology   
 11:00 -  12:00  Accident Reconstruction Surveys – OSP ODOT Roles  (ppt)
 12:00 -  1:00  Lunch
 1:00   -  2:00  Slope Staking Electronically – Staking of Theoretical Catch Points
 2:00  -  3:00  Construction Engineering
 3:00  -  3:20  Break
 3:20  -  4:20  Earthwork Payment using Original Ground DTM   
 4:20  -  5:00  FreeStation – Within Liscad and Onboard the TCA  
 

Thursday, 8 March, 2001

 8:00  -  9:30  COGO – Within Liscad and Onboard the TCA  (ppt)
 9:30  -  10:00  Wire Heights  (ppt)
 10:00 -  10:20  Break
 10:20 -  11:00  Geodetic Control 
 11:00 -  12:00  Survey Roles and Responsibilities
 12:00 -  1:00  Lunch
 1:00   -  1:30  Use of the ProXRS Resource Grade GPS Device  
 1:30   -  2:00  Geometronics Web Site
 2:00  -  2:30  TCA Log Files - Power Point | Word Document
 2:30  -  3:00  Roadside Inventory
 3:00  -  3:20  Break
 3:20  -  4:50  Survey Technology and the Confederate Navy? 
 4:50 -   5:00  Closing Remarks 
 

Other 2001 Handouts
 
Archiving Projects
 
Electronic Barometer
 
Corrections & Adjustments TCA 1800 (ppt)
 
Motors - Automatic Target Recovery (ATR) (ppt)
 
Code Table (ppt)
 

 
2002 Handouts
Conference Agenda
 
Complete Conference Agenda
 

Tuesday, 26 February, 2002

 8:15 - 8:45 Instrument Care and Maintenance
 8:45 - 9:15 Terrain Navigator
 9:15 - 9:20 Liscad Toolbar
 9:20 - 9:50 Compensator, Stability Check, and ATR
 9:50 - 9:55 Level up with Compensator
 10:15 - 11:45 The Public Land Survey System,  Public Land Handout
 12:15 - 1:15 Survey Equipment Repair Procedures
 1:15 - 1:45 Cross Slope Verification Surveys - Pocket DTMs
 1:45 - 2:15 TCRA 1101
 2:15 - 2:20 Utility Surveys
 2:20 - 2:50 EDM Calibration Baseline Re-Observation
 3:55 - 4:00 The Compass
 4:00 - 5:00 Liscad Templates
  
Wednesday, 27 February, 2002

 9:00 - 10:00 Programmatic Biological Assessment for Surveying Operations
 10:50 - 10:55 Using the ‘Send To’ Function
 1:00 - 1:45 Confined Space Awareness
 1:45 - 2:15 InRoads Data Extraction
 3:05 - 3:15 Mapping Building Walls, Eaves, and Awnings
 3:15 - 4:30 Free Form Angle Sets
 4:30 - 5:00 GSI Details
    
Thursday, 28 February, 2002

 8:00 - 9:45 Detailed Least Squares Adjustment Analysis
 10:05 - 10:15 Liscad Database Structure and Maintenance
 10:15 - 11:30 Coordinate Datums, State Plane and LDP Coordinates 
 12:45 - 1:45 Cyrax
 1:45 - 1:50 Geometronics Agreements
 1:50 - 2:50 Liscad Alignments
 3:40 - 3:45 PCMCIA Cards
  
  
 
2003 Handouts
 
There was no conference this year.
 

 
2004 Handouts
Conference Agenda
 
Complete Conference Agenda
 

March 2004

 8:15 - 8:45 CAiCE DTM Export to Inroads
 10:15 - 10:30 Displaying features using the Snap Bar in CAiCE
 10:30 - 11:30 The New Role of R/W Engineering and Surveying
 1:15 - 1:45 DTM Stakeout Program for the TCA1800
 1:45 - 2:45 Introduction to Alignments in CAiCE
 4:15 - 4:30 Viewing Ortho-rectified Images
  
 
2005 Handouts
Conference Agenda
 
Complete Conference Agenda
 

Tuesday, 15 March, 2005

 8:15 - 8:45 CAiCE DTM Export to Inroads
 10:15 - 10:30 Displaying features using the Snap Bar in CAiCE
 10:30 - 11:30 The New Role of R/W Engineering and Surveying
 1:15 - 1:45 DTM Stakeout Program for the TCA1800
 1:45 - 2:45 Introduction to Alignments in CAiCE
 4:15 - 4:30 Viewing Ortho-rectified Images
   

Wednesday, 16 March, 2005

 8:00 - 10:00 How GPS Works
 10:20 - 11:15 GPS Survey Methods
 11:15 - 11:45 Foot vs. Survey Foot Handout
How to change from metric to feet to foot Handout
 12:00 - 1:00
Traffic Barrier Identification
 1:20 - 2:15 How Photogrammetry Works
 2:15 - 2:30 US Survey Feet vs. SI Feet on the TCA 1800
 2:30 - 2:55 CAiCE to Terrain Navigator HandoutConvert Coordinates in CAiCE Handout, Store Lat Long in CAiCE HandoutMXF file Handout
 3:45 - 4:00 Extra Vertexes from CAiCE Handout
 4:00 - 4:45 Coping with Substandard Terrain Models
 4:45 - 5:00 3D Scanning Update
  

Thursday, 17 March 2005
 8:00 - 9:55 Spirals UnraveledSuper Elevation Picture
Spirals Unraveled - Exercises Handout, Table5 Revised Handout
 10:15 - 10:30 Using the Remote Access Server Handout
 10:30 - 11:30 Maps and Plans DatabaseUser's guide to RIAS,
Roadway Information Acess System
 11:30 - 12:00 New Right of Entry LawsRight of Entry ORS Handout
 1:15 - 2:15 GIS Explained
 2:15 - 3:00
 3:20 - 4:00
Donation Land Claims


 
2006 Handouts
Conference Agenda
 
Conference Agenda
 

Tuesday, 14 March, 2006

 8:45 - 9:40 ODOT’s Reference Network
 10:00 - 10:30 PowerPoint Presentations
 1:00 - 2:00 Right of Way Process and Condemnation
 3:20 -  4:20 For a Successful High Definition Surveying Project
  
Wednesday, 15 March, 2006

 9:00 -   9:40 DTM Contours Presentation
 10:00 - 11:00 Manual HandoutCorps OHWM guidanceProcedures FAQ's
OHW Determination For Ordinary High-water
 11:00 -  12:00 ORMAP Power Point
 1:00   - 2:00 Premarks PowerPoint
 2:00 -   2:30 PowerPoint PresentationChapter 6 - Appendix B
 2:30 -   3:00 OTIA III Overview
 3:20 -   5:00 Restoration of DLC Boundaries
  
Thursday, 16 March 2006

 8:00 -  8:45 DTM Contours Presentation
 8:45 -  9:15 Statewide Conference Handout
 9:15 -  9:40 Smart Stations
System1200 Using SmartStation Scenarios
 10:30 - 11:30 Solar Surveys
 10:00 - 10:30 Riparian Ownerships
 11:30 -  12:00 Geometronics Service Support 2006
 1:00   -  3:00 Zero Baseline CalibrationZero Baseline Calibration PowerPoint
 3:20 -   4:20 Right of Way ResearchRWDMS PowerPoint
  
 
2007 Handouts
Conference Agenda

2007 Conference Agenda
 

Tuesday, 3 April, 2007
 
 8:30 - 10:00 Intro to Tidal & River Datum's
 10:20 - 11:20 Highway Boundary Concepts Pt 1 - Center Line Recovery  (PDF)
Highway Boundary Concepts Pt 1 - Center Line Recovery (Power Point)
 11:20 - 12:00 Oregon Geoid Enhancement Campaign  (No Handout)
 1:00 - 2:00 GPS Accuracy Testing Summary  (PDF)
GPS Accuracy Testing  (Power Point)
 2:00 - 3:00 Aerial Photography Acquisition  (No Handout)
 3:20 - 4:30 Potpourri  
R/W Maps - New Classification Types
 4:30 - 5:00 You Asked For It  (No Handout)
  
Wednesday, 4 April, 2007

 8:00 -   9:00 Using Real-Time Correctors from the Oregon Real-Time GPS Network   (No Handouts)
 9:00 - 10:00 R/W Data Management System Project  (Doc)
R/W Data Managemen System  (Power Point)
 10:20 -  11:20 Highway Boundary Concepts Part 2 - Right of Way Corridor Resolutions
R/W Line Recovery
 11:20 - 12:00 Utility Feature Identification
 1:00 - 2:00 Unwritten Boundary Agreements
 2:00 - 3:00 Video  (No Handouts)
 4:20 - 5:00 You Asked For It  (No Handouts)
  
 
08-09 Handouts
 
Conference handouts for 2008 - 2009 can be seen at this web page.
 

 
2010 Handouts
 
Using the Right Tool 
 
Construction Automation - A Six Year Plan in Development 
 
The Oregon Coordinate Reference System – A Sneak Preview

 
2011 Handouts
 
Alsea Quarry Boundary Survey Case Study
 
Conference Shorts Plotting Color RW Maps
 
Conference Shorts RTKIs More Better
 
Digital Mapping Photography 
 
GNSS Frequency Threats 
 
New Coordinates for CORS Sites Oregon 
 
NGS Multi-year CORS Study 
 
OPUS Suite Update 
 
ORGN Changes Oregon Datum Conversion Tool 
 
ORGN Major Changes 
 
PPK - What Is It, and Why Should I Care?
 
Quarry Boundary Marking Standards 
 
Roadside Inventory 
 
ROW Information Tracking System 
 
Structure Prefabrication and Survey Checks 
 
Surveying on a Munitions Range 
 
System 1200 New Unused Features 
 
Working on Railroad Property  
 

 
2012 Handouts
 
No Survey Conference was held.
 

2013 Handouts

BIA_BLM_IndianLandSurveys.pps

CountyRoads.pps

ORGN2011Rollover_Ken.pps

R2_Approaches_MobileScanner.pps

ResourceGPS_AssetMgt_GISUpdate.pps

SolarMax_Bays_ODOTConference19March2013.pps

 

 
 
 
 

2014 Handouts

 

2014 ODOT Surveyors Conf_Salem_Apr1-2_revised_mla.ppsx

Bays_GLONASS_Testing_Considerations.ppsx

BrandtvUnitedStates.pps

DigitalHighways.pps

Geometronicstoolkit1.ppsx

Gillins_ODOT_Surveyors_Conf_2014.ppsx

LandXML.ppsx

Where'sTheHighway.pps

 
 
 
 
All Conference Handouts
 
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