In its last fiscal year, the New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJDOT) awarded some $300 million in highway paving and resurfacing contracts over the state. This fiscal year, ending June 30, 2011, NJDOT will let contracts for approximately $200 million in highway resurfacing projects.
When Kenaidan Contracting Ltd., of Mississauga, Ontario, Canada, and its subcontractors were faced with the task of expanding the local water treatment plant from a capacity of 347 million liters per day to 500 million liters per day, they knew the size of the area and the complexity of the structures would present a few challenges. ...
How many surveyors are needed to stay ahead of 75 to 100 construction workers building a $100 million wastewater treatment and reclamation plant addition? Using traditional total stations and data collectors, such a project might normally require four or five people to handle the construction survey work. ...
The Canyon de Chelly National Monument is one of the most impressive archaeological resources on the planet. Located in northeast Arizona, this unit of the National Park Service encompasses 83,840 acres and is home to a community ...
With a total
projected program budget of approximately $5 billion, the Interstate 15
Corridor Expansion project (I-15 CORE) south of Salt Lake City is the largest
dollar-value project ever undertaken by the Utah Department of Transportation
(UDOT). The expansion is part of an 840-mile route connecting San
Diego, Calif., to Salt
Lake City that was identified as one of six “Corridors of the
Future” by the U.S.
DOT in 2007. ...
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.