Feldman Geospatial with Paul Foley, COO

For any growing business, there comes a time when at least one of the systems that keep operations running smoothly and efficiently is no longer up to ask. And so it was with Feldman, an established 75-year-old Geospatial firm based in Boston, Mass., with a 100-person team that includes 21 field crews who serve central and western Massachusetts – and continues to grow.

Briana Lorber-Winget, Marketing Director, Texas Professional Surveying

Kompass BMS has poised Texas Professional Surveying for exponential growth. It’s streamlined our processes and operations, helping us capture more billable time, revenue insights, and growth in a short amount of time. Kompass BMS understood everything we needed, and so we knew immediately that we were collaborating with a provider who gets it. ADDITION

Five Ways Kompass BMS Helps Small Geospatial and Engineering Teams

When is the last time worried about coordinating teams, equipment, schedules and more to conduct actual geospatial surveys? One of the biggest limitations to a teams’ productivity are paper and spreadsheet-based systems that result in manual entry of information – which takes time, money and multiple people to manage – and is prone to human error, as well as project delays! According to the US Chamber Commercial Construction Index (Q4 2021), the availability of skilled workers continues to decline over previous quarters despite strong project and industry growth. With this at hand, leveraging technology is crucial to success. Adopting a digital business management solution like KompassBMS to fully connect teams and project details can offer geospatial and engineering professionals a competitive advantage by streamlining workflows, maximizing productivity and documenting efforts. Kompass focuses on connecting small businesses to help them work faster, smarter, and improve efficiency. With Kompass, teams can focus […]

Kompass BMS Expands Its Reach to North America

Kompass BMS, a comprehensive business management software platform built for geospatial surveying & engineering companies, has today announced during the HxGN LIVE Global 2022 conference in Las Vegas that it is expanding its reach into North America. Born out of Murphy Geospatial, the Kompass BMS platform makes it easy for geospatial surveying & engineering companies to manage their entire operation – from proposals to invoicing – with powerful features that improve collaboration and communication, project financials, operations, and manages the sales process through the delivery of completed projects to customer renewals.

What is a Soft 404 Error?

“A soft 404 means that a URL on your site returns a page telling the user that the page does not exist and also a 200-level (success) code to the browser.” Basically, you’ve got a page on your site telling visitors that it no longer exists, but at the same time, it’s telling search engines that it does exist. Confusing, right? In some cases, it might be a page on your site that doesn’t have much, if any, content. For example, WordPress automatically generates a new URL when you create a new tag for your site. If you’ve created a tag but haven’t yet published any posts using the tag, you’ll have an empty page on your site—and potentially a soft 404 on your hands. So what’s really happening there? Well, these thin pages are super confusing for Googlebot. When it’s crawling your site and comes across a page that the […]