topographic survey

topographic survey

[¦täp·ə¦graf·ik ′sər‚vā]
(engineering)
A survey that determines ground relief and location of natural and man-made features thereon.

topographic survey

The configuration of a surface including its relief and the locations of its natural and man-made features, usually recorded on a drawing showing surface variations by means of contour lines indicating height above or below a fixed datum.
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Fireweed Zinc Ltd (CVE:FWZ) is making good progress at the Macmillan Pass project in Yukon, where it has completed drilling 12 holes and is 80% complete on an airborne topographic survey.
In a statement issued to reporters, Transportation Assistant Secretary Goddess Libiran said the preventive maintenance and repair activities would include the 'replacement of critical turnouts or switches, rail grinding, structural testing, and topographic survey and monitoring plan activities for MRT 3 structures.'
Therefore, he said there was no other person deserving to be relocated, adding that 'during the construction of the internal roads, all studies were done, including topographic survey'.
The joint team of the Ministry of Antiquities and the University of Alabama in Birmingham (UAB), the United States, finished the documentation, mapping and 3D topographic survey at Lisht necropolis area, Giza-Ministry of Antiquities' official Facebook pag CAIRO -- 30 August 2018: The joint team of the Ministry of Antiquities and the University of Alabama in Birmingham (UAB), the United States, finished the documentation, mapping and 3D topographic survey at Lisht necropolis area, Giza, according to the Ministry of Antiquities' statement on Wednesday.
It includes topographic survey and geotechnical studies for land-sliding zonation of Murree hills area mainly located between old Rawalpindi-Murree Road and Islamabad-Murree Expressway in Murree, Rawalpindi.
The CDA board also selected three firms ACE, Aviron and Iqbal Haq to carry out the feasibility and topographic survey the project at a cost of Rs53 million.
The scope of consultancy includes carrying out topographic survey of the project area measuring 110000 acres along River Ravi in a length of 46 kilometers.It also includes geotechnical investigations and socio-economic survey of the project area.
The document first covers general terms, performance, and presentation requirements common to all services and then addresses standards specific to image-based survey, measured building survey, topographic survey, and laser scanning.
Vollmer's responsibilities will include project area topographic survey and field investigation, schematic design, preliminary design, final contract documents, construction support, and construction inspection.
Vollmer will evaluate the condition of the existing park and perform a topographic survey and site analysis to provide design solutions that will increase recreational opportunities for people of all ages and abilities while improving park aesthetics and safety.
Topographic survey for Tonawanda Creek road failure;
Vollmer will evaluate the condition of the existing park and perform a topographic survey and site analysis in order to provide design solutions that will offer increased recreational opportunities, while improving park aesthetics and safety.