3D Visualisation is the practice of using a computer to convert data into a picture form. Visualisation used in Computer Aided Design (CAD) renders screen images into 3D models that can be viewed from all angles and animated. Why Use 3D Visualisation? A picture is worth a thousand words. What is the easiest way to [...]
A Document Management System (DMS) can be seen as a set of standardized practices that: Control the creation and authentication of documents Exercise version control where multiple versions of a document are maintained Manage storage of documents in a way that facilitates convenient retrieval of a particular document when needed Ensure security and safety of [...]
Laser Scanning is a highly efficient method of surveying for a variety of industries and applications. The tripod mounted laser scanner transmits a structured laser line over the surface of an object in order to collect 3-dimensional data points. For each image, the laser will show up thousands of individual data points – which combine [...]
I heard on the radio recently that the RSPB had published a report written for the Dutch government that warned against the construction of a barrage across the River Severn. Further research showed that the report actually related to a barrage in the Netherlands that was built in the 1980’s to protect against storm flood [...]
A recent magazine from The Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors reported that 500,000 UK workplace premises could contain asbestos and around 4,000 people are dying of asbestos-related diseases each year. Furthermore the HSE continue to promote the ‘Hidden Killer’ campaign in raising awareness as to the single greatest cause of work-related deaths in the UK.