MICHIGAN STATE HIGHWAY DEPARTMENT PHOTOGRAMMETRIC ACTIVITIES

STRUCTURE AND ACTIVITIES OF THE MICHIGAN STATE HIGHWAY DEPARTMENT PHOTOGRAMMETRIC SECTION ARE DESCRIBED. THE DEPARTMENT MAINTAINS UP-TO-DATE FILES OF AERIAL PHOTOGRAPHY COVERING THE ENTIRE STATE. PHOTOGRAPHY FOR PHOTOGRAPHIC MOSAICS TO BE USED IN ROUTE LOCATION STUDIES AND IN PHOTOGRAMMETRICALLY COMPILING LARGE-SCALE MAPS FOR HIGHWAY DESIGN IS OBTAINED FROM COMMERCIAL FIRMS ON A NEGOTIATED CONTRACT BASIS. ALL GROUND CONTROL IS OBTAINED BY STATE FORCES. EACH HIGHWAY SURVEY MAPPING PROJECT IS TARGETED BEFORE PHOTOGRAPHY. TOPOGRAPHIC MAPS ARE COMPILED FOR DESIGN PURPOSES.

Media Info

  • Media Type: Print
  • Features: Figures;
  • Pagination: pp 16-21
  • Monograph Title: PHOTOGRAMMETRY AND AERIAL SURVEYS
  • Serial:

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00202841
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS, TRB
  • Created Date: Sep 21 1970 12:00AM