Category: Site Map
Topographic Site Surveys – Traditional, Modern and Beyond!
Topographic site information can greatly increase certainty in a wide range of operations from measuring set benchmark locations, to calculating site drainage, to estimating the volume of a stockpile or potential excavation. Site surveying using triangulation to determine the topography of the Earth’s surface over set distances dates back to at least the 1600s. Current...
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Mapping Takes Flight – UAV Services with AEL
Why Environmental Engineering Firms Are Using Drone-Based Mapping: AEL is excited to be utilizing drone-based mapping on some of our clients’ sites right now. This technology allows highly accurate, full-property topographic data to be captured and incorporated into the analysis of an environmental site.  How UAVs Are Used During Site Assessments: First, the UAV (unmanned...
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