A trail dubbed “Edie’s Path,” is key to a lawsuit seeking to take possession of a $1.2 million parcel in Colorado, but the surveyor now says he never observed such a path and was pressured into drawing it on his survey.
Thomas Daniel Green packed his life with firsts: first president of the world's first hockey league, first aboriginal accredited as a land surveyor in Canada, possibly the first native to graduate with honours from a Canadian university. But there was one barrier that the Mohawk Indian, also a star with Ottawa's first hockey team in the 1880s, was unable to break through: the discrimination that kept aboriginals from acquiring full-time work with the Dominion government in the late 19th century.
In the April 2017 issue of POB, find out how 3D tools played a role in the renovation of the Institute of Civil Engineers headquarters in London. Also, POB releases the results of its 2017 3D Surveying Trends Study.