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The not-so-surprising secret to running a successful surveying firm

David E. Titcomb, PLS, runs a small but thriving survey business in Falmouth, Maine, USA. Founded in 1969 by David’s father, Robert P. Titcomb, PLS, Titcomb Associates has two offices, employs three professional land surveyors and six field crews, and has provided services to hundreds of clients in Maine,...

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Fugro expands its instrumentation to monitor Dutch tunnel

To address congestion in densely populated cities, transportation engineers and city planners are increasingly turning to tunnels.

By Gavin Schrock Take the Rotterdamsebaan tunnel currently under construction beneath The Hague (Den Haag) in the Netherlands. This complex project exemplifies a new era in urban tunnel construction. It is efficiently built, environmentally friendly and designed to mitigate any impact...
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