Author Christine Grahl

A writer and editor with 18 years of experience spanning a broad range of topics, Christine has spent the last six years covering geospatial technology trends and practical solutions to everyday challenges. Before joining Leica Geosystems, she served as editor of POB magazine and As content marketing manager for Leica Geosystems, she leads the creation and deployment of high-value educational resources across a broad range of media channels to support professionals involved in the capture, modeling and visualization of 3D spatial information in BIM and other markets.She can be reached at

Why 3D Surveys Are the Future

Thomas E. Cerchiara, PLS, still prints 2D paper maps for his engineering and construction clients. But he only prints them on request, and those requests are becoming increasingly rare, says the president of Beacon, N.Y.-based TEC Land Surveying & Geomatics. “Our clients—especially larger municipalities and engineering firms—want the data. As Continue Reading