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A Starting Point for BIM Models


When CGM Development in City of Industry, Calif., asked Rancho Cucamonga, Calif.-based WestLAND Group, Inc., for an as-built survey of an office building in early 2014 to support redevelopment of the site as a condominium, the project started out as a basic survey. WestLAND surveyed the building interior and submitted Continue Reading


The Business Case for Integrated Scanning


Laser scanners are big investments, but there’s no denying the expanded opportunities that come with owning the technology. Rancho Cucamonga, Calif.-based WestLAND Group, Inc. spent years looking for the right instrument. The mid-size civil engineering, GIS, surveying and mapping, and planning firm had a definite need for laser scanning; the Continue Reading


The Value of a Survey


Recent economic conditions have placed a lot of strain on the surveying and engineering professions. There has been increased pressure to complete projects faster and cheaper while retaining quality and staying profitable. As a result of this pressure, professional service providers have increasingly begun transforming into leaner, more efficient data Continue Reading