Civil Engineering & Land Surveying

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By: Bill Nagle

June 12th, 2015

Science Fiction is Becoming Reality...

Civil Engineering | site planning | 3D Laser Scan | CAD

  No, this is not an episode of Star Trek.  This is reality.  Robotic arms 3D printing a steel bridge on site.  Check out this article from 3DPrint.com.    Beam me up, Scotty!    

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By: Peter Grunawalt

January 8th, 2015

Project Spotlight: State Street Lofts

News | star supply | state street lofts | Civil Engineering | site planning | economic development | CAD

  Photo courtesy of the New Haven Independent, taken by Markeshia Ricks.  

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By: Bill Nagle

November 26th, 2014

Connecticut Bar Association - Construction Documentation

aerial mapping | Civil Engineering | land surveying | site planning | construction layout | 3D Laser Scan | feasibility study | CAD

Construction Documentation 3D Laser Scanning

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By: Bill Nagle

October 10th, 2014

Connecticut Chapter of SIOR Press Release

Civil Engineering | land surveying | site planning | economic development

Check out the latest press release from our friends at the Society of Industrial and Office Realtors

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5 Reasons To Hire a Civil Engineer.

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By: Bill Nagle

September 3rd, 2014

Mortgage rates poised to pop?

Civil Engineering | land surveying | site planning | Land Use Planning | ct home building study | land development

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By: Peter Grunawalt

August 25th, 2014

Setbacks, Easements and Density Restrictions... Oh My

setbacks | density restrictions | boundaries | boundary | restrictions | encroachments | site planning | zoning | easements | land development

Getting control of a piece of land for development is a big first step. However, just because you have the land and you have a vision for the building you want to construct doesn't mean that you can always put the two together. What you're going to be able to build -- and where you built it -- will get determined by what comes up on your survey.

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By: Bill Nagle

June 24th, 2014

Oops....an innocent surveying mistake

site planning | zoning | construction layout

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By: Peter Grunawalt

April 23rd, 2014

Project Spotlight: the Star Supply Building

News | Sustainable Engineering | Civil Engineering | site planning | economic development | CAD

Located on State Street in New Haven, the old industrial site is now the stuff of great plans. Recently, the City Plan Comission approved plans for the construction of some 235 residential units. This would involve demolishing most of the existing buildings, which have been vacant and locked up.

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Does Your Next Project Need a Civil Engineer? Here are 5 Reasons Why you Should Hire One.

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