Plane and Geodetic Surveying blends together theory and practice, conventional techniques and satellite-based methods, to provide the ideal book for students of surveying. It gives detailed guidance on how and when the principal surveying instruments (total stations, levels and navigational satellite receivers) should be used. It fully and clearly
Introduction. General Principles Of Surveying. Principal Surveying Activities. Angle Measurement. Distance Measurement. Levelling. Satellite Surveying. Geoids, Ellipsoids And Co-Ordinate Transforms. Map Projections. Reduction Of Distance Measurements. Adjustment Of Observations. Trigonometric Heighting. Appendices.