From Roads To Dams, LiDAR Can Help Fix Our Infrastructure

Written by Small Business Magazine on March 24th, 2019. Posted in Building development, Civil engineering company in panama, Engineering firms florida

It seems that the call for civil engineer services has never been louder than now. Much of what Americans rely on by the hour are, can, or will, deteriorate. Bridges are taking a hit with more than 25 percent needing immediate repairs in the United States and since they are handling more traffic than they were designed to carry, this can lead to damage, injury and even death. The American Society of Civil Engineers have made the decision to make over 4,000 dams unsafe, with more than a third of dams experiencing failures and near failures since 1874 have been occuring in just the last decade.

Not just bridges and dams, but over a third of roads in poor state in America, water systems, sewage treatment, tunnels, airports and buildings; without the services provided by civil engineers, many of those will see degradation and eventual collapse. One of the many tools in a civil engi