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June 6, 2017

How Drones Are Advancing Civil Engineering and Surveying

“Drones are everywhere. High priced and low, they’re the decade’s new toy. If you have one, you flaunt it. If you don’t, you want one. Regardless, […]
November 11, 2016

Award-Winning Solutions

Along with our clients UNC, NC State University, Newland Communities and Esri, McKim & Creed has won four 2017 Engineering Excellence awards from the American Council […]
September 29, 2016

Commercial UAV News: Impact of Drones for Geospatial Professionals on Beach Renourishment Survey Projects

September 27, 2016–Executive Editor Jeremiah Karpowicz provides insight into how McKim & Creed and Esri achieved 3D results with 2-1/2-centimeter accuracy from a drone during their recent proof of concept […]
August 25, 2016
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Commercial UAV News: Understanding the Tools that Enable Aerial Survey Drones

August 24, 2016–In this article titled “Understanding the Tools that Enable Aerial Survey Drones,” reporter Jeremiah Karpowicz with Commercial UAV News talked with Kurt Schwoppe, business […]
June 22, 2016

Esri, McKim & Creed and 3DR to Present POC Results at International Conference

Results of UAS Feasibility Tests for Coastal Surveys June 22, 2016–On June 26 at the Esri Imaging and Mapping Forum in San Diego, Esri and McKim […]
June 21, 2016

Identifying Beach Erosion with Drone2Map for ArcGIS

June 21, 2016–Esri, the world’s largest geographical information systems (GIS) company, shares how the company teamed with McKim & Creed to test the efficacy of using unmanned […]
May 29, 2016
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LiDAR Magazine: Exploring Unmanned Aerial System (UAS) Effectiveness for Landfill Surveys

May 29, 2016–Can the rapidly advancing technology of unmanned aerial systems (UAS), a.k.a. “drones,” be effective in collecting data on the nearly 2,000 landfill facilities in the U.S.? In […]
May 20, 2016
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McKim & Creed Ranked #1 Surveying/Mapping Firm in SE

May 9, 2016–ENR Southeast has once again ranked McKim & Creed the #1 surveying and mapping firm in the Southeast. The ranking appeared in the magazine’s […]
November 24, 2015

Engineering, Inc.: Industry Drone Use Taking Flight

The November/December 2015 issue of ACEC’s award-winning magazine, Engineering, Inc., features the use of drone (unmanned aerial systems, or UAS) technology by several engineering firms, including […]