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  • Drafting compasses
Desktop computers
Digital cameras
Drafting kits or sets
  • Drafting kits
Global positioning system GPS receiver
  • Global positioning system GPS receivers
Laser printers
Notebook computers
Personal computers
  • Pocket personal computers PC
Plotter printers
  • Plotters
  • Engineering scales
  • Digitizers
T squares
  • T-squares
Tablet computers
  • Drafting templates


Analytical or scientific software
  • Digital elevation model DEM software
  • ESRI ArcGIS (analytical or scientific feature)
  • ESRI ArcGIS Spatial Analyst
  • ESRI ArcToolbox
  • PCI Geomatics software
  • Trimble GPS Pathfinder
Application server software
Categorization or classification software
  • PCI Geomatics eCognition
Computer aided design CAD software
  • 3D Nature LLC Visual Nature Studio
  • 3D Nature LLC World Construction Set
  • Autodesk 3d Studio Viz
  • Autodesk AutoCAD Hot technology
  • Autodesk AutoCAD Blue Sky
  • Autodesk AutoCAD Civil 3D Hot technology
  • Autodesk AutoCAD MAP3D
  • Autodesk Land Desktop
  • Bentley MicroStation Hot technology
  • Carlson SurvCADD
  • ESRI ArcView 3D Analyst
  • MicroSurveyCAD
Data base user interface and query software
  • Database software
  • ESRI ArcCatalog
  • ESRI ArcEditor
  • ESRI Personal Geodatabase
  • Microsoft Access Hot technology
  • Structured query language SQL Hot technology
  • Trimble TerraSync
Desktop publishing software
  • QuarkXpress Passport
Development environment software
  • Microsoft Visual Basic Hot technology
  • Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications VBA
  • Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition VBScript Hot technology
Graphics or photo imaging software
  • Adobe Systems Adobe Freehand
  • Adobe Systems Adobe Illustrator Hot technology
  • Adobe Systems Adobe Photoshop Hot technology
  • Bentley GeoPak Bridge
  • Graphics software
  • Microsoft Visio Hot technology
Internet browser software
  • Web browser software
Map creation software
  • Bentley Systems InRoads Suite
  • ESRI ArcGIS software Hot technology
  • ESRI ArcInfo
  • ESRI ArcView
  • ESRI Maplex
  • ESRI MapObjects
  • Hexagon Geospatial Imagine Photogrammetry
  • Hexagon Intergraph
  • Leica Geosystems ERDAS IMAGINE
  • MapInfo
  • Mapping software
  • RockWare ArcMap
  • Trimble GPS Pathfinder Office
  • Tripod Data Systems COGO
Office suite software
  • Microsoft Office
Presentation software
  • Microsoft PowerPoint Hot technology
Spreadsheet software
  • Microsoft Excel Hot technology
Web platform development software
  • Hypertext markup language HTML Hot technology
  • JavaScript Hot technology
Word processing software
  • Adobe Systems Adobe Writer

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