2018 ACEC Michigan Surveying Eminent Conceptor Award

The Midland County Emergency UAS/GIS Project is the winner of the 2018 Surveying Eminent Conceptor Award, the highest honor bestowed by the Michigan Chapter of the American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC) through its annual Engineering & Surveying Excellence Awards Program. The project demonstrates how a unique approach to documenting the impact of historic flooding on the roads and bridges of Midland County produced extremely detailed data for analysis, cut project completion time nearly in half, and allowed for quicker, more efficient infrastructure repair. ACEC’s statewide awards competition recognizes achievements that demonstrate the highest degree of client satisfaction through innovative, cost-effective solutions.