The Propeller Blog

Tips and news from Propeller, the 3D mapping and analytics platform for measuring and managing your worksite.


Using Local Grid Coordinates on Surveys with Propeller

Many worksites use local coordinate systems for their surveys as opposed to published coordinate systems. Reasons range from a preference … Read More

2019 Mid-Year Review: What Has Propeller Built for You?

The first half of 2019 has been a big one for Propeller Platform features. We’ve launched a bunch of new … Read More

Kansas-based Hamm Companies Saves Surveying and Data Processing Time with Propeller

Founded in 1954, Hamm Companies is a leader in the Midwest in highway construction, aggregates, and waste services. Based in … Read More

Women in Mining Q&A: Martin Marietta’s Lynn Kern

What does new technology adoption, efficiency improvements, and overall industry progress have in common? You. These things are only achieved … Read More

Meet Our Hardware Team: Fred Greer

Get to know Propeller’s world-class team in our ongoing employee spotlight. Today, we talk to Fred Greer, who serves as … Read More

How Stockpile Volume Measurement Works in Drone Surveying with Propeller

It’ll come as no surprise, but stockpile volume measurement is one of the most frequent use cases for drones on … Read More

How to Improve Bidding, Estimates with Earthwork Software in Five Steps

To track earthwork quantities well, you need the best tools. That means the best machines to move dirt and the … Read More

Earthwork Industry News Roundup: June 2019

To keep you current on the news this month, we’re sharing a roundup covering new events and trends in the … Read More

Top 3 Visuals You Can Get Out of Drone Surveying

It is easy to take for granted the rich visual nature of photogrammetric drone surveying. But in fact, that’s one … Read More

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