Topographical Surveys & 3D Revit Models of The Study Preparatory School, Wimbledon by Terrain Surveys

Topographical Surveys 3D Revit Models Study Preparatory School, Wimbledon

3D Revit Models The Study is an independent preparatory school for girls aged four to eleven, located adjacent to Wimbledon Common. When the school commissioned Nicholas Hare Architects to undertake design work for a programme of refurbishment work, Terrain Surveys were contracted to survey two buildings at the school – Spencer House and Wilberforce House – and to produce 3D Revit models for the architects. The surveys, which had to…

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Thai Buddhist Temple Topographical Survey by Terrain Surveys 08

UK’s First Thai Buddhist Temple Surveyed by Terrain Surveys

The Buddhapadipa Temple in Wimbledon is the first Thai Buddhist temple in the UK. Originally inaugurated in 1966 by the Royal Thai Embassy, the temple was relocated from a site in East Sheen to its present location in 1976. The temple building is surrounded by four acres of tranquil gardens. Land surveyors from Terrain Surveys spent a two busy days carrying out a detailed building survey of the temple using…

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Terrain Surveys Laser Scanning

How 3D laser scanning supports the building design process

3D laser scanning surveys have become an indispensable tool for use in building construction. Terrain Surveys Laser Scanning 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’…

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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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3D Laser Scanning by Terrain Surveys

Terrain Use 3D Laser Scanning to Survey Three Hillingdon Schools

  Terrain Surveys have completed measured 3D laser scanning surveys for three Hillingdon schools – Hillside Primary, Newnham Primary and Warrender School as part of the Department for Education’s Primary School Expansion Programme. Detailed floor plans and elevations were produced from 3D laser scannned  pointcloud files for each of the individual school buildings. This non-contact, accurate and efficient method of surveying digitally captures the shape of physical objects. Once the pointcloud…

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3D BIM Revit Model

3D BIM Revit Model of 40,000sqm Edward Woods Estate in Hammersmith

3D BIM Revit Model Edward Woods Estate near Shepherds Bush in London has seen significant investment over the last six years to regenerate the area. Following major refurbishment to improve energy efficiency and extend the life of the buildings, London Borough of Hammersmith and Fulham plans to upgrade the car parks, lighting and landscaping around the 40,000m2 neighbourhood. To provide accurate plans of the existing buildings and landscape, Terrain Surveys…

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Measured Surveys for Workspace at Marshgate Business Centre by Terrain Surveys

Workspace Development Programme Supported by Terrain Surveys

Workspace owns over 100 properties in London with a total value of over £1bn, providing flexible leases for new and growing companies. To support the company’s development pipeline, Terrain Surveys have carried out measured and topographical surveys for several new-build and refurbishment projects. According to Ian Dubber of Workspace, “Terrain Surveys have been highly responsive to our need for accurate drawings supplied on time. We are often up against design…

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measured survey for Aylesbury estate

Terrain Surveys help prepare for £1.5bn Aylesbury Estate Regeneration

The team at Terrain Surveys have completed a full topographical and measured survey of the 84 acre Aylesbury Estate in Southwark, ready for a 20 year reconstruction project including 4,200 homes with a value of £1.5bn. Notting Hill Housing Trust and Barratt were appointed by London Borough of Southwark in January 2014 to carry out the regeneration project, with HTA Design working on the master plan. A framework of architects…

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Aldenham School – Land and Topographical Surveys Completed

Aldenham School in Hertfordshire worked with Terrain Surveys Ltd. to carry out land and topographical surveys for the whole, 120 acre estate. Terrain visited the site on three days during December 2012 and produced generalised topographical drawings, carefully recording positions of manholes and gullies. The team carried out a subsequent survey in December 2013, producing highly detailed drawings of a 3 acre site including positions of underground services, for the…

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13 Schools Surveyed in One Month for Hertfordshire County Council

Full measured surveys were carried out for 13 schools in Hertfordshire within the month of March 2013, working to a strict timescale to support the county’s investment in the Primary School Expansion Programme. CAD plans produced by Terrain Surveys will be used as a basis for design and construction of school extensions to accommodate 204 children by September 2014. Hertfordshire County Council has since announced that 10 of the schools…

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