This month’s story is a bit different from our usual surveyor interview. A program at Green Rock Correctional Center in Virginia, a state with a storied surveying history, is one of a kind and deserves some attention.
Thomas A. English, PSM, PLS is geomatics manager at the Tampa office of Atkins North America, Inc., which provides GPS, laser scanning, hydrographic and conventional surveying services for mostly transportation, airports and coastal projects.
Experts with technology companies looked back at 2013’s technological breakthroughs and offered insight into technologies and infrastructure changes they expect to see in 2014. The year promises to be a big one with new and developing technology, better public engagement and innovative building processes.