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Arcadis testimonial about Survey Systems Ltd services

“Arcadis have used Survey Systems’ subsidiary Company, Locate Surveys, to locate and map buried infrastructure. They give a very good level of …

Consulting

Student Tower for River Street - Survey Systems Limited

Planning permission was secured in 2013 for a 42-storey 600-apartment tower, designed by Ian Simpson Architects, but construction of this scheme …

27 things you'd never know about Britain if it wasn't for Ordnance Survey

Ordnance Survey is a much-loved institution helping hikers and bikers find their way around Great Britain since 1791. Its detailed maps of our nation's peaks, troughs, churches and phone boxes are inimitable, so we thought we'd ask what more it knew about the UK that others do not.<p>Read on for 27 …

Effective basemaps

What is a basemap? Often referred to as a contextual or backdrop map, a basemap contains reference information used to both orient the viewer and add …

Great British Bake Off

Google Maps gets a new look

Google Maps

From Grenfell to Carillion: Why construction is set for a defining 12 months

Grenfell Tower fire<p>Source: Press Association<p>The tragedy at Grenfell must lead to a change in the industry<p>Grenfell Tower will be permanently etched …

Watch the launch of Galileos 19–22

11 December 2017<p>Europe’s Galileo satellite navigation system will come a giant leap nearer completion on Tuesday 12 December, as four more Galileo …

Search engine offers range of opportunities using satellite imagery

Where are baseball stadiums in the world?Where are all the windmills on Earth? Or oil derricks? How about baseball stadiums?You could scan through …

GIS

ARCHISKETCH : THE WORLD’S SIMPLEST INTERIOR DESIGN SOLUTION | Kick Tech

What's New in Photogrammetry?

The imagery that photogrammetry captures through planes and unmanned drones enables surveyors and professionals in walks of life like construction, …

Manchester’s tallest building - Survey Systems Limited

Planning chiefs have recommended for approval developer Allied London’s high-rise Trinity Islands development in Manchester.<p>The scheme consists of a …

Welsh Streets, Liverpool - Survey Systems Limited

Liverpool City Council’s cabinet is set to approve a masterplan for close to 300 homes in the Welsh Streets, Dingle.<p>The project has been advanced in …

Housing

How maps are powering the tech revolution

<b>Remember Hugh Grant's bachelor pad in About a Boy? This epitome of a cool central London home has now given itself over to the British map maker Ordnance Survey.</b><p>It's the site of their start-up hub, helping young companies which are using their mapping technology. It's a world away from Ordnance …

Hugh Grant

What is Geomatics?

Effortless 3D Introduces Affordable Lidar Scanner

Effortless 3D Introduces Affordable Lidar Scanner - 20/09/2017<p>Effortless 3D have announced the E3D MKI, an integrate lidar scanner and HDR imaging …

Tutorials

Lidar Reveals Lost Roman Road from Chichester to Arundel

Lidar Reveals Lost Roman Road from Chichester to Arundel - 05/09/2017<p>Analysis of lidar and aerial photography by Simon Crutchley and Fiona Small, …

Archaeology

Manchester’s tallest building set for green light

Carillion chief agrees extra £140m loan and defers pension payments<p>47 mins ago<p>Six firms face fight to retain place on Midlands Highway Alliance …

More than 40,000 construction firms are operating on the brink of collapse

There has been a 22% rise in the number of construction companies in significant financial distress over the past year, according to expert …

Economy

SkEye: Billion pixel camera in the sky covers 80 square km

The Paris Airshow next week will see the first public showing of a breakthrough commercial avionics system. The SkEye Wide-Area Persistent …

Drones

Construction sites to be human free by 2050?

30 Jun 17<p>The construction sites of the future will look very different from how they appear today according to a new report published by Balfour …

Construction

Double trouble: GNSS over-reliance and its costs

This month’s column deals with two troublesome topics: the U.S. government’s over-reliance on GPS, and the potential costs of GPS disruption toward …

U.S. Air Force

Can Laser Scanning from UAV's Replace Total Station and GPS Surveys

Can Laser Scanning from UAV's Replace Total Station and GPS Surveys - 25/05/2017<p>Developments in the field of laser scanners and laser scanning …

The Necessity of a Modern Cadastral System

The Necessity of a Modern Cadastral System - 19/05/2017<p>A well-functioning land administration system, or cadastre, is the foundation of national …

Old Maps Online

Welcome to Old Maps Online, the easy-to-use gateway to historical maps<br>in libraries around the world.

Maps

Viametris Brings SLAM to Vehicle Mounted Mapping with vMS3D

Viametris Brings SLAM to Vehicle Mounted Mapping with vMS3D - 02/05/2017<p>Viametris’ new vehicle-mounted mobile mapping system, the vMS3D, has come up …

Photogrammetry Aids River Restoration

Photogrammetry Aids River Restoration - 01/03/2017<p>Structure-from-Motion photogrammetry and GIS are being used to chart the success of a river …

SLAM + AI = A Smart Autonomous 3D Mapping Drone

Exyn Technologies has been making waves over the past week following the announcement of their autonomous indoor navigation software for drones. The …

Drones

Survey Systems use ground radar technology to measure and manage data and estates

The basis of knowing what you have and where it is can be as simple as referring to an accurate plan. A detailed Topographic (land) Survey plan will …

Survey Systems utility mapping gives you a better insight to your site

As well as our full range of topographic, land and measured building surveys, our experienced, qualified surveyors can accurately locate, trace depth …