Bennett + Bennett & TMR take home major Qld Survey award

Bennett + Bennett & TMR take home major Qld Survey award, Bennett and Bennett

At the annual SSSI and SIBA | GITA Spatial Excellence awards, Bennett + Bennett in partnership with the Dept. of Transport and Main Roads, took home the major Queensland award sponsored by SIBA/GITA for Technical Excellence for the Cunningham’s Gap Project. Winning the Queensland award nominates us for the Asia Pacific Spatial Excellence Award (APSEA) against […]

Spatial data algorithm solves complex clash detection calculations in under 1 hour

Spatial data algorithm solves complex clash detection calculations in under 1 hour, Bennett and Bennett

There are 11 heritage listed tunnels that form part of Queensland Rail’s critical link between Toowoomba and Brisbane. The $48 Million state funded project involved lowering the floor of the tunnels throughout the ranges to enable the transport of 9’6” high cube containerised freight by rail, which is increasingly being used to export goods. The […]

Capturing the outback with the latest drone technology

Capturing the outback with the latest drone technology

Set amongst a rugged yet vibrant rural landscape in the outback town of Longreach on the Tropic of Capricorn is Australia’s premier outback heritage institution: The Australian Stockman’s Hall of Fame (ASHoF). The construction was established as a grand tribute to Australia’s unsung heroes – explorers, stock workers, pastoralists and Aborigines of remote Australia. With the […]

Nature Meets Innovation at Byron Bay

Town Planning expansion continues in South East Queensland

Jump aboard the world’s first solar train and make your way to a slice of paradise nestled amongst nature. A recent trip to the stunning coastal region of Byron Bay prompted us to reflect on Bennett + Bennett’s involvement in the award-winning, five-star Elements of Byron resort project and the solar-power heritage train that will […]

Bennett + Bennett adds the Riegl miniVUX LiDAR RPAS drone to its artillery

Bennett + Bennett adds the Riegl miniVUX LiDAR RPAS drone to its artillery

Bennett + Bennett are proud to be one of the first in Australia to expand our spatial capabilities with the introduction of the latest cutting-edge drone technology. RPAS (Remotely Piloted Aircraft Systems), UAV’s or drones as they are commonly known have shown significant uptake and benefit in the surveying field internationally in recent years. Our […]

Heritage in Digital Reality: It’s better than being there.

Heritage in Digital Reality: It’s better than being there.

Article originally published on Spatial Source.com.au By integrating survey data acquired from a variety of instruments, a Queensland firm has provided its client with high precision design criteria in a format the client can literally see, not just imagine. Cotton and grain growers on Queensland’s Darling Downs rely on the rail line through Toowoomba and […]

UAV / Drone Surveys vs. Full-scale Aerial Photogrammetry

UAV / Drone Surveys vs. Full-scale Aerial Photogrammetry

How to choose the best option for your project requirements and deliverable expectations. The surveying industry is constantly adapting to utilise new technology and more efficient methods of capturing data. One of these modern methods is the use of UAV’s / drones within the photogrammetry field. Whilst they have become more accepted it is important to […]

What does the modern Architect or Engineer expect from Surveyors?

What does the modern Architect or Engineer expect from Surveyors

Published in UDIA Queensland – Establish Magazine, Winter Edition 2018. The days of surveyors delivering detail surveys as just a 2D plan are gone. The push for, and growing adoption of BIM in the AEC industry has persuaded consultants to think in a 3D context. In recent years most leading survey companies have invested into […]

Utilise your 3D data without expensive software

Utilise your 3D data without expensive software

How to open Revit, ARCHICAD, AutoCAD, Tekla and other 3D models for FREE. Many clients who engage Bennett+ Bennett for Laser Scanning and 3D Modelling services often do not have the necessary software to utilise our models. Thankfully Autodesk have come to the party, offering a FREE viewer allowing our 3D scanned deliverables to be […]