Ogilvie Geomatics surveyors using a trolley mounted laser scanner to produce Structure Gauging profiles.
Using this system allows for the capture of large amounts of data in a short space of time – essential when working on the railways.
The track geometry cab be included as part of topographical surveys or pre/post tamping surveys.
Deliverables to Clients include SCO files, 3D point clouds and DXF files.
Ogilvie Geomatics carry out track surveys for various Clients across the UK.
Matt Parkinson, Survey Manager at Malcolm Hughes Land Surveyors and Alasdair Bain , Director at Loy Surveys recently presented a CPD seminar to an architectural practise in Edinburgh
Ogilvie Geomatics provide regular CPD presentations across the UK to various organisations.
The presentation includes details of all the types of measured surveys that can be provided, current technology in use and information about Laser scanning, mobile mapping, point clouds, 3D modelling and PAS128 Utility surveying. These are a one hour engaging and educational discussion.
Team UnLimbited, the charity set up by an Ogilvie Geomatics employee to provide free prosthetics to children, has been nominated for a unique award. Channel 4 has shortlisted the shed in which Ogilvie Technician Stephen Davies 3D prints the prosthetics for its ‘Shed of the Year’.
The shed, in the garden of Stephen’s Swansea home, has been nominated in the Workshop/Studio category and needs your help to get to the final, where a panel of judges will pick a winner and be crowned Shed of the Year on Channel 4.
You can vote for Stephen and Team UnLimbited’s shed here.
Click here to learn more about the fantastic work that Team UnLimbited do.
Two Malcolm Hughes Land Surveyors employees have recently successfully qualified as Chartered Land Surveyors. Chris Mackowski and David Newton became chartered surveyors in May following extensive assessment from the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors.
Malcolm Hughes is part of the Ogilvie Geomatics Group, with offices in Sale and Livingston. The directors of both Malcolm Hughes and Ogilvie would like to pass on their congratulations to both for this achievement.
Ogilvie Geomatics invests in the ongoing training and development process to support managers and staff to aspire to and achieve Professional status with RICS and other Institutions.
Ogilvie Geomatics, alongside its subsidiaries Loy Surveys and Longdin and Browning, is one of the UK's leading independent surveying companies, operating throughout the UK.
Ogilvie Geomatics have recently carried out a bathymetric survey on the River Clyde for the inlet area of a proposed water source heat pump. Following a review of the survey, the pump will power a district heating scheme to supply heat to nearby properties.
Ogilvie's expert surveyors were using a HyDrone-ASV remote controlled platform, like the one below, to complete a full survey of the river bed.