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Precise control survey on major development in Teesside

Landform Surveys were approached by a client working on a major development in Teesside to support with a control survey to gather measurements and data. The project required a precise check on existing control stations periodically to ensure accuracy which was critical to the development.

A control survey plots horizontal and vertical positions of points to establish reference points to be used throughout the project.

Traverse was undertaken using a Trimble SX10 along with a precise levelling loop. The Trimble SX10 is perfect for high-speed 3D scanning and imaging due to its unrivalled accuracy and measurement performance. It is also a highly accurate total station with one-second accuracy.

We gathered some great results. The traverse observations were adjusted using least squares and the misclosure was over 1 in 1,000,000.

If you need support with a project coming up, from 3D laser scanning to topographic surveys we can help. Get in touch!