Our dedicated UAV division provides a wide range of surveying and inspection services for property, rail and infrastructure projects.
From planning to end-use, we collaborate with clients at every stage of the project lifecycle.
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We’re working on some of the UK’s most exciting property and infrastructure projects.
Plowman Craven provides integrated measurement and consultancy services to the property and infrastructure markets, pioneering the use of technical innovation to deliver proven expertise and trusted results throughout the project lifecycle.
With more than 50 years’ experience, the company is built on honesty, integrity and a reputation for consistent delivery of quality service to customers who trust our expertise and professionalism.
Take a look at our latest brochure to find out how Plowman Craven can help on your next project.
‟By working closely with all key stakeholders, we gain a complete understanding of the overall objectives of your project”
‟Advice on the most appropriate and cost-effective BIM solutions for your entire project”
‟Providing specialist advice and consultancy services to help identify and minimise environmental risks”
‟Expertise in Technical Due Diligence to assist property investment decisions”
‟Our innovative technology, skillsets and workflows can deliver PAS128”
‟Comprehensive pre-tender advice and support”
‟Accurate 3D and visual data to support Rights of Light analysis”
‟Qualified teams provide innovative solutions to survey roads, tunnels, waterways, sewers and railways”
‟Providing a range of surveys throughout the project lifecycle including track alignment, structural gauging & control surveys”
‟Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) enable us to survey hazardous or inaccessible locations”
‟Cutting-edge rapid data collection techniques enable multiple value-added deliverables”
‟Our consultancy team has the expertise and capacity to provide services to support your environmental planning requirements”
‟Traditional techniques combined with mobile scanning, aerial UAV mapping and GPR provide cost-effective soutions”
‟Our industry-recognised BIM Survey specification provides the platform for any BIM project”
‟Our BIM-ready models create a rich database of information to provide the platform for a project’s success”
‟We've been involved in many major urban regen projects including King's Cross, Earls Court & Greenwich Peninsula”
‟With 25 years' experience surveying the UK rail network we provide accurate and efficient measurement solutions ”
‟Our UAV services are integrated into existing workflow, producing survey accurate data”
‟Understanding the correlation between above and below ground structures avoids major incidents”
‟We work with all key stakeholders including Engineers, Architects and Local Authorities”
‟Full provision of floor plans, elevations and sections”
‟Providing complete building measurement solutions including IPMS, GEA, GIA and NIA”
‟Established knowledge in the BIM environment with the ability to advise on protocols and execution plans”
‟The provision of point cloud or 3D parametric models that can be federated with other models”
‟At King's Cross we produced a range of survey information, covering buildings, railway lines, tunnels and utilities”
‟We provide bespoke technical solutions for clients such as London Underground, Network Rail & Crossrail”
‟Continual management of risk both above and below ground”
‟Support with environmental consents and pre-construction monitoring”
‟Our innovative Condition Capture combines an interactive report with 360° high-resolution imagery”
‟Providing measurement & monitoring expertise for deformation, deflection and settlement”
‟Construction Verification audits as-built construction against what was designed”
‟Real-time point cloud data capture aligned with the delivery of 'as built' models supports construction verification, clash detection and design comparisons”
‟All measurement survey data can be easily accessed by all stakeholders”
‟Our rail team created a ground-breaking solution to support the installation of cable systems and overhead lines on Crossrail”
‟The use of UAV's improves communication, safety and point-in-time information”
‟We monitor noise, vibration and air quality during construction to help clients meet local authority requirements”
‟Manual and automated monitoring of everything from vibration & convergence to strain & inclination”
‟Construction Verification plays a major part in mitigating costly delays, RFI’s, re-works, legal and financial variations”
‟Continued advice and support throughout the operation and management of the facility”
‟Accurate and timely data to support updates, refurbishment and continued development”
‟Providing a full range of surveying services enables us to offer support and advice for the lifetime of a facility”
‟Maintaining the skills and investment needed to support the UK raIl infrastructure upgrade remains a key focus”
‟Continued aerial monitoring and inspection of condition provides a valuable tool in the management of any property”
‟Independent specialists backed up by a duty of care”
‟Supporting estate teams with transactions, leases and negotiations”
‟We can provide a 'one-stop-shop' Technical Due Diligence service whether for a large portfolio or single asset”
‟As a Chartered Surveying company we offer expertise in the supply of lease plans and the survey of commercial property boundaries”
‟We provide continued management and maintenance of Geospatial data throughout the lifetime of a property”
A revolutionary new service from the surveying experts at Plowman Craven, Vogel R3D is a unique, UAV-based system. …
Supporting our long-established Scan-to-BIM offerings, Plowman Craven is now delivering underground services (UGS) within the BIM environment. …
Meet us at DCW to see how innovation and technology in the built environment is changing the face of the industry, from design all the way through to operation.