• “Sunny” Advice from a Young Engineer

    Sunny Mullen
    Maraliese Beveridge

    “Set achievable goals and make a plan to reach them”, explained Erica “Sunny” Mullen, PE, M.ASCE, one of our young project engineers during an interview with ASCE Civil Engineer Magazine’s Editor in Chief, Laurie A. Shuster.  Sunny had the distinction of being featured in the September issue of Civil Engineering magazine’s newest department, Next Step. ... Read More

  • LiDAR Eye Candy

    Geospatial Rail Tunnel
    Maraliese Beveridge

    Our friends at RIEGL USA were kind enough to give us this month’s Customer Spotlight, so we had the chance to hear what our Director of Geospatial Services, Paul DiGiacobbe, had to say on the all the great things we’ve been doing with our LiDAR scanners—ground, mobile and airborne! ... Read More

  • Maser Expands Construction Support Services

    New York City Skyline
    Maraliese Beveridge

    Maser Consulting has expanded its construction support services through accreditation as a New York City Department of Buildings (NYC DOB) Special Inspection Agency (SIA)!  The NYC Building Code requires Special Inspections to verify that construction work is being performed in accordance with approved plans and specifications. ... Read More

  • Seaside Heights Gives a Whole New Meaning to Under the Boardwalk!

    Seaside Heights Hydrus Roller Coaster
    Maraliese Beveridge

    Welcome to Summer 2017 in Seaside Heights New Jersey! James Elliott, construction manager for Casino Beach Pier, LLC and Rich Maloney, the structural engineer for Maser Consulting have been on the job for over a year, re-thinking and re-building the new boardwalk and pier to accommodate the new Hydrus roller coaster. But more than just fixing the damage from SuperStorm Sandy, this project has given this tourist beach town a shot of hope for the renewal of revenue, commerce and just plain old fashioned entertainment provided by a dose of the Jersey Shore! Read how this project built more than just a roller coaster! ... Read More

  • Rising High in Philly!

    Maraliese Beveridge

    I recently came across this neat, little living map of Philadelphia courtesy of philly.curbed that is tracking high-rise development and redevelopment projects across the City! ... Read More

  • Combining Data from Multiple Platforms Provides Accurate Deliverables

    Maraliese Beveridge

    Here’s a little substation eye candy compliments of our own CJ Ruch and Dan Palmer, Laser Scanning Technicians extraordinaire! Of course it’s an undisclosed location... Maser Consulting’s Static Laser Scanning department was tasked with scanning and modeling an electrical substation located in the US Northeast. The field scanning portion of this job required set-ups at 34 individual locations. The client was provided with a deliverable that included a model in AutoDesk Civil3D format. The cleaned and unified point cloud consisted of approximately 3.4 billion points, contained within a roughly 63 GB database. CJ used Leica Cyclone to model all the substation components, while Dan Palmer used Edgewise from ClearEdge 3D, to model all of the steelwork. ... Read More