Swanson Surveying Projects

Laser Scanning & Point Cloud – North Melbourne

August 28, 2020 Swanson Surveying were recently engaged to undertake a Laser Scanning Survey to assist in planning works for the decommissioning of the Western Link Sign in North Melbourne.  With the sign standing approximately 20m above the ground and in close proximity to Citylink elevated toll road and several buildings, Laser Scanning was utilised to provide a full capture...
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Laser Scanning & 3D Modelling – Abbotsford, Melbourne

June 25, 2020 Swanson Surveying was recently requested to provide a 3D CAD model for planning and design purposes at the Abbotsford Rock Climbing Gym in Melbourne. This data will allow the offsite fabrication and seamless installation of a climbing wall in our client’s new facility. Survey data was obtained using laser scanning technology, which produced a survey accurate, colourised...
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Laser Scanning - Melbourne

Laser Scanning – Maribyrnong Railway Viaduct, Melbourne

April 18, 2020 Swanson Surveying was recently contracted to undertake a 3D laser scanning survey of the support pylon of the Maribyrnong Railway Viaduct in Keilor East, Melbourne. The information was used to provide structural dimensions and details for remediation works on the pier underneath the railway bridge. The extreme terrain and unstable ground underfoot provided for tricky working...
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Laser Scanning Geelong – Drysdale Bridge

February 25, 2020 The team at Swanson Surveying were recently engaged to undertake an as-built survey of a new bridge being constructed near Geelong. The client needed to confirm the as-constructed dimensions of the bridge compared to design in a timely manner, without delaying the construction process. Swanson Surveying’s team of land surveyors soon realised that utilising laser scanning technology would allow...
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Drone Survey, Highton, Geelong

September 25, 2019 Engaged recently by a client to undertake a challenging site survey in Highton, Geelong, Swanson Surveying employed the use of a drone, formally known as a UAV or Unmanned Aerial Vehicle, in order to easily and quickly survey an area that proved too difficult for traditional surveying methods. The DJI Phantom 4 UAV was able to...
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Laser Scanning for Geelong’s Rydges Hotel

December 1, 2018 In October Swanson Surveying undertook a laser scanning survey for the redesign of the interior and upgrade of the exterior of the Rydges hotel in central Geelong. Due to the complex and irregular nature of the interior and external façade of the hotel a laser scanning survey was recommended to the client to ensure that...
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Laser Scanning Geelong – Deakin, Waurn Ponds

October 14, 2018 Swanson Surveying was recently engaged to undertake a feature and level survey of the facade of one of the buildings at the Waurn Ponds campus of Deakin University, Geelong. The required turnaround time was tight, and our surveyors were quick to advise our architect clients of our Laser Scanning technology that would give them far...
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Laser Scanning for Warrnambool drainage tunnel

January 15, 2018 Swanson Surveying was recently engaged to undertake a laser scanning survey of an underground drainage tunnel at Simpson Street in Warrnambool. The project brief was to laser scan the entire length of the tunnel and provide a 3D model with section views of the existing conditions within the tunnel, to enable tenderers to fully understand...
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Geelong Performing Arts Centre - External 3D Model

Laser Scanning & 3D Modelling for Geelong Performing Arts Centre

May 2, 2017 Swanson Surveying was recently involved in an exciting laser scanning and 3D modelling project at the Geelong Performing Arts Centre for the City of Greater Geelong. The brief was to undertake a full laser scan of the interior of the GPAC facility and provide a survey accurate model for use in the redesign of the venue....
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Coles Melbourne - External 3D Model

Laser Scanning & 3D Modelling, Melbourne

April 15, 2017 Swanson Surveying has recently been involved in a large laser scanning and 3D modelling project at the Coles supermarket, in Hawthorn, Melbourne. Our clients engaged us to 3D laser scan the entire building, including the external walls, the roof and all internal features. This work will go towards a redesign of the internal layout of...
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