Surveying bridges, roads and tunnels can be bad for your health. Across the country, traffic density is on the rise. And regrettably, commuters have little patience for lane closures and related disruptions to their daily routines. The lack of courtesy drivers extend to workers wearing reflective vests is appalling. Certainly unsafe, this foolish behavior has proven devilishly difficult to regulate and enforce, and occasionally, the results are fatal. According to the most current information available from the U.S. Department of Labor's Bureau of Labor Statistics, nine fatalities of architects, cartographers, and surveying and mapping technicians were recorded in 2004
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.