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Time for Surveying 101?

At Technics, we would be the first to say that surveying has changed enormously over the past thirty years. The days of going to site with a steel tape and manual theodolite are, fortunately, long gone, but as both site and office technology has moved…

Exceeding expectations – our trainee surveyors pass probation

At Technics, recruiting and training the next generation of emerging talent is not only important for our business but also to the service we provide to clients. With this in mind, we offer a training programme for future surveyors that can provide them with the…

Successful completion of ‘GPR for localisation of Autonomous Vehicles’ Feasibility Study

At the end of January, Technics and collaboration partner University of Surrey (Dept. of Automotive Engineering) successfully completed an Innovate UK funded feasibility study on the use of Ground Penetrating Radar (GPR) for accurately locating Connected and Autonomous Vehicles (CAV’s). The project objectives and proof…

Technics Training – Level 3 QCF Certificate

The Level 3 QCF Certificate is an essential requirement for our trainee surveyors, mandated as the minimum requirement to carry out excavation works at several UK sites including Heathrow Airport and the qualification standard required to undertake PAS128 compliant surveys. Technics invests in its team…

Innovate UK GPR Project Update

As we head into month 4, work is progressing well on one of Technics’ more interesting projects: investigating how to use Ground Penetrating Radar (GPR) technology to improve localisation systems in autonomous vehicles. Technics won the UK government’s grant-funded project, run by Innovate UK, earlier…