FCE552 - Engineering Surveying IV

Triangulation; trilateration and resection.  Grid systems: convergence of meridian, scale factors.  Determination of azimuth.  Photogrammetry; air photography, flying for air photography and ground control.  Photo-interpretation; theory of mapping from stereoscopic pairs, practical use of stereo-plotters for civil engineering works.  Introduction to remote sensing and its applications in Civil Engineering.  Route location surveys; reconnaissance, preliminary and location surveys for highways, railways, pipelines and canals.

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