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How Can Construction Documentation Save You Millions?

By |2018-07-27T14:30:11+00:00June 4th, 2018|Fun Articles & Info|

How Can Construction Documentation Save You Millions? The right documentation can mean the difference between a construction project's success or failure. Article By: Nick Hertzman, Unearth Labs Last Update: July 2018 Many construction workers view documentation as tedious, time-consuming, and unhelpful. It’s understandable why; the process [...]

An Introduction to Leica Geosystems

By |2018-08-17T13:31:24+00:00December 1st, 2017|Fun Articles & Info|

An Introduction to Leica Geosystems Leica Geosystems is one of the oldest, and best, manufacturers of land surveying equipment in the world. Article By: Francesca Burke Last Update: July 2018 Swiss company Leica is best known for its high-quality cameras, but the geosystems aspect of the brand, [...]

What is a Listed Building? Can You Change, Develop or Adapt a Listed Building?

By |2018-09-21T12:42:13+00:00November 22nd, 2017|Fun Articles & Info|

What is a Listed Building? Can You Change, Develop or Adapt a Listed Building? We look into the types of listed building across the UK and explain the dos and don'ts of adapting or changing a listed property. Article By: Francesca Burke Last Update: September 2018 [...]

10 Best Christmas Gifts for Surveyors

By |2018-09-21T12:13:27+00:00November 13th, 2017|Fun Articles & Info|

10 Best Christmas Gifts for Surveyors We've put together a list of the 10 best gifts for the architect or surveyor in your life. Whatever your budget, there's a gift for every surveyor! Article By: Francesca Burke Last Update: September 2018 When your budget is less [...]

Which Country Would the World’s Population Fit Into?

By |2018-07-20T15:40:26+00:00January 2nd, 2016|Fun Articles & Info|

Which Country Would the World's Population Fit Into? We did the maths so you don't have to! Article By: Tom Ayre Last Update: July 2018 Using typical architectural design data we have assumed that 16 people can fit in a square measuring 2 x 2 [...]

Making an Infographic Using Architectural Design: World Population Holding Hands in London

By |2018-07-20T14:27:45+00:00January 2nd, 2016|Fun Articles & Info|

Making an Infographic Using Architectural Design: World Population Holding Hands in London Have you ever wondered the size of the area that would be taken up if the everyone in the world held hands? Article By: Tom Ayre Last Update: July 2018 The world is a big [...]

Aerial Photograph of Danbury, Essex, Using Drone

By |2018-04-23T13:40:50+00:00January 2nd, 2015|Fun Articles & Info|

Aerial Photography at Danbury, Essex Article By: Tom Ayre A view of Danbury from our drone! An aerial photo of a property in Danbury, Essex from our Quadcopter Drone! https://twitter.com/ths_concepts/status/550645148535627778 Recent Posts