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Mapping How Shakespeare Saw the World

A new exhibit at the Boston Public Library looks at the Bard’s plays through maps from the 16th century and beyond.<p>The first modern atlas was created in the late 16th century, and was called <i>Theater of the World.</i> It included more than 50 pages of maps of places around the world, which Dutch …

LiDAR reveals Mayan mega city hidden in Guatemalan jungle

A vast Mayan megalopolis apparently lies hidden underneath all the trees, creepers and centuries of growth and soil in the Guatemalan forest -- and we might never have found it if not for the wonders of laser technology. The PACUNAM Foundation, which champions the use of scientific research to …

This 1940 Film on Road Maps Will Make You Appreciate Map Apps Like Never Before

In the modern era, we take for granted having constantly updated, largely accurate maps of just about every road in the world at our fingertips. If …

Survey Systems create 3D CAD model for spiral staircase in Singapore

Survey Systems was recently contracted to measure a spiral staircase in Singapore, with the purpose of creating a 3D CAD model for the manufacture of …

Printing

New Viametris backpack scanner integrates SBG Systems product

Viametris, specialist of SLAM-based mobile scanning systems, has launched a backpack-based scanning system called the bMS3D-360. The company …

Smaller contractors face obstacles adopting technology in construction

SINGAPORE: From the looks of its temporary office - a container sandwiched between buildings at Kampong Ubi Industrial Estate - mid-sized contractor …

OS reports recommend the creation of a Digital Twin for a successful rollout of 5G

While the world enjoyed the action at the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics, we were just as interested in what was happening away from the ice and snow. …

Utility Mapping and Topographical Surveying by Survey Systems Ltd

Education: Owens Park Manchester<p>BDP contacted Survey Systems to undertake a Topographical, Elevational and Utility Mapping Survey survey at the …

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 …

Marketing

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 were not 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 …

Google Maps gets a new look

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

Grenfell Tower fire<p>Source: Press Association<p>Grenfell Tower will be permanently etched onto the public and industry’s consciousness after the horrific …

Lanzamiento de Galileo

Sigue en directo el lanzamiento de los satélites Galileo 19-22, el martes 12 de diciembre. El streaming comienza a las 19:10 CET (18:10 GMT)

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 …

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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 …

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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 …

Printing

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

Unprecedented coalition of trade associations urge Prime Minister to act<p>8 hours ago<p>Skansen Interiors MD and and DTZ project manager sentenced<p>25 mins …

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

Accountants from insolvency specialist Begbies Traynor publish their Red Flag Alert research four times a year. The Q2 2017 report, out today, shows …

UK 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 …

Paris Air Show

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 Industry