Terrain Surveys completed a full 3D measured survey and produced a detailed Revit model of a 31st floor apartment in London’s South Bank Tower

Revit Model of Apartment in London’s South Bank Tower

Terrain Surveys completed a full 3D measured survey and produced a detailed Revit model of a 31st floor apartment in London’s South Bank Tower. South Bank Tower is a 41-storey development that is a distinctive landmark on London’s cultural mile. Terrain Surveys worked with Al-Jawad Pike Architects on a luxury fit out of a corner apartment overlooking the Thames on the 31st floor. The Terrain Surveys team spent 2 hours…

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A Measured Survey of Fighting Cocks Pub Elevation Terrain Surveys

Terrain Surveys Undertake a Measured Survey of the Oldest Pub in England

Terrain Surveys completed a full measured survey of Ye Olde Fighting Cocks in St Albans, ready for a £1 million restoration and redevelopment of this eighth century public house. Having stood on the same site for over 1,200 years, Ye Olde Fighting Cocks in St Albans has played host to Oliver Cromwell, been used as a cock fighting pit and most recently been a much loved public house in the…

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Luton Busway Survey plan by Terrain Surveys

10km Busway Survey completed

10km Luton to Dunstable Busway Survey by Terrain Surveys Terrain Surveys completed a detailed measured survey of Luton Dunstable Busway – a 10km dedicated bus route between Luton and Dunstable, which continues to Houghton Regis on the road network. To support Luton Borough Council’s plans for extensive maintenance work on the former railway line, Terrain Surveys used traditional land surveying techniques to measure the busway surface, curbs, positions of street…

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British Gas Works, surveyed by Terrain Surveys

28,270 sq m Former British Gas Works Surveyed

The former British Gas Works site at Albert Road in New Barnet has been surveyed by Terrain Surveys working for Rund Partnership on behalf of One Housing Group. The gas works had been demolished in the 1970s with the exception of one gas storage unit which has since been decommissioned. In 2009, Terrain produced a detailed topographical survey of the former gas works site and existing infrastructure. In early 2016,…

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3D CAD Model Jamaica Road

3D Survey Model by Terrain Surveys

3D Survey Model by Terrain Surveys Enables Vertical Extension of Landmark Building at 2 Jamaica Road Terrain Surveys were approached by PHD Associates to produce a 3D Survey model to help in converting 2 Jamaica Road – a landmark building, originally built in 1887, nestled between 2 taller buildings in the heart of London. The conversion of this building into Hop Studios apartments would involve removing the existing roof and…

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3D Laser Scanning of House by Terrain Surveys

How 3D laser scanning supports the building design process

  3D laser scanning surveys have become an indispensable tool for use in building construction. This method of measurement allows designers and project managers to rapidly acquire building data in three dimensions reliably and with low processing time. 3D laser scanning digitally captures the shape of physical objects using laser to accurately capture position of millions of points on the surface of an object. This produces a ‘pointcloud’ showing the…

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NIA Floor Plan Terrain Surveys

Are Your Measurements Correct?

  From 1st January 2016 all office building measurements should be being completed in line with the International Property Measurement Standards (IPMS): Office Buildings. The way properties across the world are measured varies dramatically and this makes it difficult to accurately compare space.  Research suggests that, depending on the method used, a property’s floor area can deviate by nearly 24% – showing the need for an international standard. What is…

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Terrain Surveys 3D Laser Scanning

Terrain Surveys 3D Laser Scanning Brings 19th Century Simon Community Building into the 21st Century

Terrain Surveys 3D Laser Scanning completed a full measured building survey and produced 3D pointcloud data files of the 19th century Simon Community building in Camden, ready for a major refurbishment project. 129 Malden Road, Camden is the very heart of the Simon Community.  It was the first residential property opened by the charity dedicated to alleviating the isolation of people sleeping rough.  The five story terrace building currently provides…

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3D Laser Scanning Nightingale Estate

Terrain Survey Tower Block and Two Hectare Nightingale Estate in Hackney

Terrain Surveys have completed topographical and measured building surveys of two hectares of the Nightingale Estate, working for the London Borough of Hackney. 3D laser scanning of existing buildings and infrastructure was carried out to support design of the final phase of the estate’s redevelopment. The regeneration is part of the council’s 2,760 home estate regeneration programme; one of London’s largest schemes for building homes for social renting, shared ownership…

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Topographical Surveys & Measured Surveys by Terrain Surveys

Cygnet Health Care Commission measured surveys by Terrain Surveys

Terrain Surveys are undertaking a series of detailed measured surveys for Cygnet Health Care, one of the UK’s largest independent providers of mental health and social care services with 19 properties throughout the UK. At Cygnet’s Tabley House, an 18th Century Palladian manor on the outskirts of Knutsford in Cheshire, Terrain carried out a 3D laser scan, generating a pointcloud to capture all internal and external features of the building.…

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