History of Surveying Instruments: Impact and Accuracy
Location: Distance Learning Course
|2022 - 2023 On-line Individual||$ 90.00|
|2022 - 2023 DVD Individual||$ 110.00|
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The story of the men who designed and built the scientific instruments used to survey and platt the wilderness. This is a detailed look at each new development in technology used to improve the quality of surveying instruments, which in turn improved the accuracy of surveying. Original instruments will be shown from each different time period with an explanation of their use and unique design. The workmanship and skills possessed by these great men of science affects your work and results today - learn about each step in accuracy improvement and how to interpret it.
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|Course Fee (Basic)||2022 - 2023 On-line Individual||$ 90.00|
|Course Fee (Alternate)||2022 - 2023 DVD Individual||$ 110.00|
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Milton E. Denny is a registered surveyor in seven states, received his certificate in Land Boundary Surveys from the University of Illinois and a veteran of surveying, mapping and GIS. His special interest has always been in project development and management of firms. He is a past president of the Alabama Society of Professional Land Surveyors, a Fellow in the American Congress on Surveying and Mapping and served for many years on the Board of Direction. Mr. Denny is the author of many manuals dealing with surveying, mapping and GIS. He is a nationally known speaker and lecturer on these subjects and writes a column called “The Business Side” for a trade magazine. He was instrumental in the starting of a new member organization in the American Congress on Surveying and Mapping called the “Geographic and Land Information Society and served as the first president. Mr. Denny recently finished publishing a book on the history of surveying measurement call “Surveying The Land: Survey Measurement Devices 1620 to 1920”. He also does a first person presentation of the Colonial Surveyor Andrew Ellicott. Since retirement he has formed the firm of Denny Enterprise, LLC to better serve the surveying and mapping community. He is currently working at off campus locations for Auburn University teaching basic and advanced surveying for the Alabama Department of Transportation. He is available for consulting on many different issues, including Buying and Selling a Company, Business Planning, Future of Surveying Technology, and Training at both the entry and advanced level for field and office personnel.