What Do the Markings on Underground Utilities Mean?
Whenever a new road is constructed, the contractors building the road must pay special attention to the underground utilities. These are marked with different colors.
What Type of Land Survey Do I Need?
The different types of surveys include the following: ALTA, Boundary, Construction, Location, Site Planning, Subdivision and Topographic Surveys.
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Hong Kong International Airport’s Trenchless Pipeline Installation Wins International Award
The International Society for Trenchless Technology has selected the Horizontal Directional Drilling (HDD) Installation at Hong Kong International Airport (HKIA) to receive the 2018 No-Dig Award in the Project Award category.
Forest Whitaker files for divorce from Keisha Nash Whitaker after 22 years of marriage
Forest Whitaker has filed for divorce from his wife Keisha Nash Whitaker after 22 years of marriage. Whitaker, 57, cited…
The World’s 10 Tallest New Buildings of 2015
The following list, originally published on BuzzBuzzHome, is based on data from the Council on Tall Buildings and Urb...
Will UAS Mapping Impact the LiDAR Market?
With the latest FAA relaxation on UAS flight regulations (FAA Part 107), the mapping industry are taking a serious look at practicality and usefulness of Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) in complementing or completely replacing some current mapping approaches. These relaxed rules have occurred in concert with noticeable advances in image processing algorithms, implemented in low... Read More
Valley dams have engineers brimming with confidence
The crisis at the Oroville Dam and its spillways has some people in the Valley a little scared about dangers at our dams.
Why Do I Need a Land Survey?
Land surveying is crucial to the process of responsible land development. Read for more on the types of land surveys and which ones you need.
How Can Engineers and Architects Impact Climate Change?
It keeps getting hotter and many people are unsure why. Global warming is in full effect; here's how engineers and architects can impact the climate change.