Through the support and dedication of our members, Land Surveyors United is supporting the careers of living land surveyors worldwide, long before they have a chance to receive history’s stamp of approval. When you become a member, you’ll continue to make land surveying matter, as well as enable the LSU members to continue making bold, forward-thinking choices in the industry through setting a professional example for surveying students around the globe. Build your reputation online locally, while inspiring and educating those new to the industry globally.
The best technical support that a land surveyor can have is the support of another experienced land surveyor.
On Land Surveyors United, geomatics, geospatial and land surveying professionals have been given the opportunity to build and grow their own global support network, which can be accessed from any internet connection, mobile device or telephone. Our dedicated social support groups are based upon location, equipment manufacturers, theme or surveying related topic. Land Surveyors United has become the world's largest and most helpful resource for professional surveyors anywhere on Earth, translatable into every language and packed with surveying videos, articles, discussions and photos. Learn more about LSU below and explore!
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Strengthen your social support network by sharing what you know best. Ensure a future for those new to the profession by sharing tricks and tips from the field. Live forever as a Land Surveyor on LSU!
Surveyor Groups Based on Location
Support Groups Based on Equipment Manufacturer
Surveyor Groups Based on Theme
Land Surveyors United is the first social network in the world tailored exclusively for land surveying professionals and the GPS, GIS, mapping and geomatics community. This group creates a virtual space for surveyors to post comments, questions, experiences, tips, tricks and advice for the entire world to see. LSU members are professionals who enjoy what they do and are willing to share it and learn from other professionals.
As an online community comprised entirely of interrelated professionals, LSU provides a place to share ideas, sell or trade equipment, discuss current events, and troubleshoot problems that arise from any emerging technology or the use of a particular piece of equipment. All content is subscription-friendly and can be read via RSS feed reader. Small surveying firms can promote their business using LSU to create or enhance an online presence and to find employees. Professionals looking to find employment can submit a resume to the site can have it reviewed by fellow professionals. New careers and new employees are only a few clicks away at LSU. This is truly the first community of its kind, ever!
Land surveyors may not have much time to spend searching for the answers, proper equipment, or the instructions and specifications that they need to be cost-effective and up to date with the latest developments in the profession. The experienced professional may have knowledge of techniques or procedures that could provide an educational source for the freshmen in the community. These are the people you may be hiring some day. What has always kept the profession strong is a continuous drive to be at the top of the game and to help those who want to be successful in the profession realize their potential. LSU creates a space exclusively for these professionals to offer advice, and to share ideas, stories, photos, and reference material with other land surveyors. Try sharing a video of what you are doing on a regular day and see how many others have questions, comments, or even laughs about it! There is not another place on the web where land surveyors will feel more at home.
You should join LSU if you are a practicing or retired land surveyor or related professional who is passionate about the profession and the changes that are going on in the industry. You should also join if you are a party chief or technician who would like to see your crew to get the latest tips and keep up with the most important trends that all land surveyors should be aware of. LSU membership is FREE for the individual who wishes to explore new horizons . LSU is a resource for you to take advantage of within the boundaries of professionalism.
If you are a land surveying company owner, LSU can be the best thing you could do for your employees. In the near future, there will be a way for all members belonging to a single company to be displayed together as a group. The more members within the same group,the better your SEO (search engine optimization) will be. LSU is an organization through which all things "land surveying related" pass through a professional channel of knowledge that should resonate within the professional community and around the world for a more unified understanding of a somewhat mysterious profession, and to allow for a UNITED effort to promote the thoughts and interests encompassed by such a large body of knowledge. I encourage you to join and pass the link on to your professional associates. In a word, think of "Facebook" for land surveyors.
There are many ways in which a professional land surveyor could benefit from being a member of Land Surveyors United. One of the most immediate benefits is that if your company does not currently have a website you can now have your website hosted through LSU and have a unique online presence which is visible to the world. And for those companies or individuals who already have a website, LSU it is a terrific place to link back to your site in order to drive traffic to your business. Not only that, but by merely being a member of a social network exclusively for professional land surveyors, you have already said to the world "Hey, Look at my company and see how reputable we are! Hire us!"
LSU is a place for your voice to be heard and unlike other surveying forums, your voice has a face and a name with attached media such as video and photos that showcase exactly what you do best, and where you do it. We have members from all over the world, working in all geographical regions. Land surveying projects, large or small, tend to generate interest in what is going on "next door" or even somewhere across the globe. LSU is the Ultimate Backsite
Land Surveyors United was the very first social network in the world exclusively geared for land surveying professionals and the GPS, mapping and geomatics community. This network creates a virtual space for surveyors to post their technology related questions, experiences, tips, tricks and advise for the field. LSU members are professional land surveyors, of course, most of which spend the majority of their day in the woods or along the side of the road measuring and creating the landscapes of our cities and towns. As an online community comprised entirely of like-minded individuals with essentially the same job, LSU provides a place to find equipment, collaborate and troubleshoot problems in the field and find reference materials related to land surveying. All content in this network is subscription friendly and can be read via any RSS feed reader-much of which delivered in real- time. Smaller surveying firms will find it convenient and cost effective to promote their business and specialties and for the unemployed, jobs can be sought and found. This is truly the first community of its kind, ever!
LSU was created because land surveyors have very little time to spend in front of a computer searching for the answers to problems in the field, affordable equipment, and both the instructions and specifications that they need in order to work and stay ahead of competition. Land surveyors also know a lot of tricks that can be used in the field that might help others. LSU creates a space exclusively for these professionals to share advise to groups, video, reference material and photos with other surveyors. There is not another place on the web where surveyors will feel more at home.