Opus Stewart Weir has always been ahead of the pack when it comes to technology

We have strived to use the latest innovations throughout our 100 year history. Today we are at the leading edge of hardware and software developments.

We encourage our people to stay on top of current trends and take advantage of evolving programs and equipment advances. This gives us a powerful toolkit to draw on to get the best results for our clients, with the utmost accuracy and within budget.

Here is a selection of what we are currently using:

Hardware

High speed profiling system
Model CS9000 – SSI Profilograph
Pinpoints localized roughness (bumps/dips) meeting A.T. specifications

Laser scanners
ScanStation – the newest 3D scanner built by Leica GeoSystem
ILRIS – Optec 3D terrestrial scanner
Leica HDS2500 - Cyrax 3D laser scanner

High accuracy industrial measurement
TDA5005 – Industrial measurement solution (Robotic Total Station)
GPS:
Leica 1200
Topcon
Trimble

Total station
Leica
Nikon
Trimble
Topcon

Depth sounder
Raytheon Fathometer
Garmin

Pipe locator
RD4000 Radio Detection
Metrotech
Subsite

Material testing labs
Nuclear Densitometer
Tube Suction Test Apparatus
Asphalt Ignition Ovens
State of the art mobile lab trailers

Software

LIDAR
Geoverse – Point Cloud Viewer

Laser scanners
Leica Cyclone – 3D modeling software by Leica GeoSystems
Polyworks – 3D modeling software by Innvometric
CloudWorks - AutoCad 3D modeling viewer and software
High Accuracy Industrial Measurement:
Move3 – Least squares adjustment software
StarNet – Least squares adjustment software

GPS
Leica Geo Office
TDS Survey Pro
Trimble Geo Office
Google Earth

Geomatics
MicroSurvey
Northlander

Design
CaiCe – road design software
Civil 3D
EMXS
Softree

CAD
AutoCad Map
MicroStation

GIS
Autodesk Map Guide Enterprise
iVault
ESRI ArcGIS Server
SAFE FME
Google Earth Pro
MiMS

Project management
Northlander

Document control
Northlander

Accounting
Deltek
Northlander

Data subscription services

Valtus – Orthophoto Imagery
IHS Energy – Alberta Crown Lands Plans
AEUB – Pipeline and Wellsite information
Abadata – Oil and gas land information
SPIN – Land Title information
MERX – Federal opportunities
APC - Alberta opportunities
Telus Geomatics – Cadastral and Fibre optic information
BC Online – BC Cadastral information
AltaLis – Disposition Mapping
LSAS – Alberta Energy Land Standing reports