Co-ordinate systems for construction and infrastructure projects
Joint Chartered ICES/RICS CPD event
The Chartered ICES Scottish region invite you to this joint CPD event with RICS Scottish region.
This talk will cover the various different types of coordinate reference system that may be encountered in construction and infrastructure projects (including railways, highways and pipelines). These will include site grids, the National Grid, tailored projected systems, re-scaled systems and SnakeGrid. The systems will be described and their merits and demerits compared for various practical applications, and methods for transforming between them will be described.
Speaker : Dr Jonathan Iliffe, Dept. of Civil, Environmental and
Geomatic Engineering, UCL, London
(Please note this is a Monday evening, rather than the usual Tuesday)
Speaker(s): Dr Jonathan Iliffe, Dept. of Civil, Environmental and Geomatic Engineering, UCL, London
Venue: University of Glasgow
East Quadrangle Lecture Theatre
Sorry, booking for this event is now closed
Booking closed at 6:00pm, 22nd February
This is a free event
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|0161 972 3100|