Biography

Charlton Bland is a chartered land surveyor and member of the Chartered Institution of Civil Engineering Surveyors. He works as a geomatics consultant for SNC-Lavalin’s Atkins business and specialises in aerial photogrammetry and geodetic photo control networks for both manned and unmanned aerial surveys.

Articles

Drones - A Surveyor’s Tool

Drone technology is becoming widespread. On suitable projects drones enhance the speed and safety of site work. Once the imagery is captured, the deliverables that can be produced photogrammetrically are exceptionally versatile and easily fall into existing CAD, GIS, BIM and Virtual Reality workflow... (read more)