A Model Use where 3D models are used to establish the dimensional relationships, including horizontal distances, elevations, directions, and angles, on the earth's surface. Surveying is typically used to locate property boundaries, generating maps and establishing construction layout

Similar termsLevelling,  Bathymetry,  Hypsometry,  Geomatics
Concepts: Model Use
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