Design of control points Design of control points bigroo (Structural) (OP) 7 Nov 07 18:54 Hi all, I'd like to know what you've learnt from the design of control points for medium & large sized projects. Things like instruments available & their choice for carrying out the project.I'm new to this and would welcome any advice.Thanks. RE: Design of control points tsgrue (Civil/Environmental) 7 Nov 07 20:30 .The following thread might be a good starting point:Survey Quality Control???thread159-192822: Survey Quality Control???http://www.eng-tips.com/viewthread.cfm?qid=192822&page=1. tsgrue: site engineering, stormwatermanagement, landscape design, ecosystemrehabilitation, mathematical simulationhttp://hhwq.blogspot.com RE: Design of control points bigroo (Structural) (OP) 9 Nov 07 10:27 Okay, I'll take a look. Does the US military paper have relevance with UK sites too? RE: Design of control points Maury (Civil/Environmental) 9 Nov 07 11:25 The Illinois Department of Transportation has Survey Manual that can be downloaded from their website.By control points, do you mean traverse points located on the ground for use in layout? RE: Design of control points bigroo (Structural) (OP) 23 Nov 07 09:11 Yes Maury that's exactly what I mean, I've done research now so thanks all who looked in.