One of the first jobs a Site Engineer will have to undertake on a new Road Construction Job is to work out the positions and levels of the profiles that will be used to control the line and level of… Continue reading
How to check a Total Station.
A Total Station should be checked at least once a month or before any precise work is to be carried out.
The checks on a Total Station should comprise of a five-point check carried… Continue reading
How to check a Theodolite.
A theodolite should be checked at least once a month or before any precise work is to be carried out.
The checks on a theodolite should comprise of a five-point check carried out in the… Continue reading
Quick and Simple Test for a Tripod.
This is a quick and simple test to check whether your tripod is up to the job. If your tripod doesn’t pass this simple test then your tripod will not adequately support your… Continue reading
How to Convert an AutoCAD Drawing so that it can be imported into Topcon SurveyMaster.
Importing an AutoCAD drawing into Topcon SurveyMaster, or any other survey software is not always straight forward, and can give error messages that are… Continue reading
An Auto Level should be checked at least every week or before any critical works. This can be done easily and quickly by carrying out a two peg test.
The two peg test should be carried out by… Continue reading