This is a very functional software for land surveyors, students, geodetic, professionals and civil engineers, an effective tool for computing and managing land survey and work with coordinates. It is very user friendly.
Its features greatly assist to easily and quickly create point files while effortlessly choosing the quadrant bearings, North or South azimuths, DMS (Degrees-Minutes-Seconds) or gons. It is fast to execute a good number of COGO operations and perform maps or closure checks.
It makes the work easy by processing and adjusting the field survey data while computing and modifying the map traverse data. It is designed to calculate lots of parcel land both in areas and perimeters while handling the coordinate transformations.
It coordinates both the import and export Asccii files. This tool understands the Geodimeter, Wild, Leica, TDS (Total Station File) and Nikon formats. It is compatible with a variety of Windows from Windows 98 to Win 7 with a 32 to 64 bit. It allows sharing of files with the mobile phone using a memory card and other editions of Copan.
Copan is licensed as freeware for PC or laptop with Windows 32 bit and 64 bit operating system. It is in architecture / cad category and is available to all software users as a free download.