Officially known as the “NEXUS Gas Transmission Project and Texas Eastern Appalachian Lease Project” to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC), a 255-mile, 36-inch natural gas pipeline through central and northern Ohio, parts of Michigan and Ontario, Canada, has been met with resistance and protests by a handful of landowners.
The technology ecosystem aiding land surveyors and GIS professionals of today is rapidly advancing, incorporating more features and functions that are enabling faster deliverables in sleeker and smaller form factors.
When plant engineers at a major midstream natural gas pipeline and processing company needed to install new piping and vessels in their facility, they asked Bridgeport, W.Va.-based I3 Engineering and Consulting to provide an engineering design for the project.
As owner-operators of oil and gas facilities increasingly turn to laser scanning to extend the life of their assets, U.S.-based contractor Ariosh has secured a valuable competitive advantage by pioneering the technology in West Africa.
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.