Surveying Software

Office Processing Software

1) Connex – For Nikon total stations.  Standard on Nikon total station purchases. Connex Getting Started   Connex Manual

2) Spectra Geospatial SurveyOffice – SurveyOffice Licensed Features
Spectra Precision Survey Office Demo Download (Full Install)
Contact for 30-day licensed features License Key

Tutorials (PDF Portfolio of all sections below)
Setting Up a New Project
Importing GNSS Data
Processing GNSS Baselines
Importing Total Station Data
Importing Digital Level Data
Adjusting the Network
Processing Feature Codes
Using Spreadsheets, Selection Sets, and COGO Controls
Calibrating a Site
Importing As-Staked Points

3) Carlson Survey GNSS and Survey Total Station


Field Data Collector Software

1) Spectra Precision Survey Pro is a field software which is compatible with Nikon/Spectra Precision total stations and GNSS RTKs.  Survey Pro field software comes standard with the Spectra Precision Nomad 900 and Ranger 3 data collectors.  There are 5 different versions of Survey Pro field software to choose from: a) Standard, b) Pro, c) Robotics, d) GNSS, and e) Max.  Survey Pro is easy to use and allows the surveyor to export and import data from a computer.  

Survey Pro Brochure
Survey Pro Operator Manual v.5.6
Survey Pro Help

a) Survey Standard

  • Complete Mechanical Instrument Support
  • All data collection features
  • Basic point stakeout
  • Basic COGO including Inverses, Intersections, Manual Traverse, Area and much more
  • Basic Curve Solutions
  • All the fundamental features required to properly manage a survey job

b) Survey Pro

  • Everything that comes in Survey Standard plus:
  • Advanced COGO and Curve Solutions including station offsets,
  • average points, and spiral tools
  • Advanced Stakeout including offset staking, slope staking and stake to a DTM
  • Road Layout – Complete road layout and staking tool set

c) Survey Pro Robotic

  • Everything contained in Survey Pro plus complete Robotic instrument support
  • Remote Control, radio configurations and automated repetitions

d) Survey Pro GNSS

  • Everything contained in Survey Pro plus complete GPS/GNSS instrument support
  • Extensive data collection routines with easy to use, step-by-step setup features
  • Extensive support for projections and calibrations
  • All GNSS staking routines are supported
  • Support for RTK, Network RTK, static and PPK surveys

e) Survey Pro Max

  • Combines Survey Pro Robotics and Survey Pro GNSS: Complete support for all instruments and all features.

GIS & Mapping Software

1) Spectra Precision MobileMapper Field Software – Included with MobileMapper50 purchases.

2) Carlson GIS360

GNSS Field Data Collection Software

1) Spectra Precision Survey Pro GNSS and Survey Pro Max (refer to Field Data Collectors Software section).
Download Geoid files:

2) Carlson SurvCE is designed for use as both a GNSS controller/data collecting and total station data collecting software.  It can be installed in any data collector, including the Spectra Precision Nomad 900/Ranger 3.  Carlson SurvPC for data collector hardware with Windows Vista, 7, or 8 operating systems.

SurvCE Getting Started GPS

Spectra Precision Layout Pro

Spectra Precision Layout Pro Field and Spectra Precision Layout Pro Office building construction positioning solutions take productivity to a new level. Time is money, and any time not spent building is time wasted. Layout Pro provides the tools you need to get your layout work done faster and with more accuracy than ever before.Combined with a Spectra Precision or Nikon mechanical total station, you can layout an entire site from one setup in a fraction of the time as it would take with string lines and tape measures. Layout Pro with the Spectra Precision FOCUS 30 robotic total station will do the job even faster and it only requires one person.

Layout Pro Brochure     Layout Pro Operator Manual

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