Show us why the public should always call a land surveyor

Where are you surveying?

All Posts (3)

Sort by

It seems reasonable to think that removing the huge pecan tree east of the ProFlex500 base station antenna would influence the OPUS results.  But my first OPUS report following removal of the tree was included in the current average NAD83(2011) position.  This remains a work in progress.  Over time there will be more OPUS sessions.  Each time I will decide whether to include it in the average or begin again.


The OPUS reports, raw data files, and more photos are available on my projects ftp site.

Read more…
Land Surveyor

A Real Land Survey

a real land survey


My client has authorized the release of this material to any interested parties. 


This is an actual situation which I see on a daily basis.


The client contacted me wanting a survey performed on his property. We contracted to survey only Lot 1. This is what we found.


Lot Information

Survey report

6610 Cochran Street. Part of it appears here on the upper right hand corner of the Tax mosaic. Part of i

Read more…
Land Surveyor

Chain! "Preferred Land Surveyor"





“Preferred Land Surveyor”


By Pean Cheneying, PLS

This story is fictional and any resemblance to actual events is purely coincidence. 


A repeat client contacted me about a possible purchase of a small commercial site in the center of a suburban city. This client typically purchased commercial properties and then reconditioned them into a profitable businesses. He would then either sell them or retain them depending on the revenue stream and capital gain. We had been able to save him from m

Read more…

Log into community to no longer see ads

Land Surveying Guides

Our Blog Sitemap


Explore Surveying Locally

USA Surveying Forums
Asia Surveying Forums
Africa Surveying Forums
Middle East Surveying Forums
European Surveying Forums
South American Surveying Forums
Oceania Surveying Forums
Surveying Equipment Support Forums
Search Survey Photos
Add Posts, Surveying Photos, Videos and Articles to the Surveyor Community
Add Stuff to Community





Latest in Surveyor Community

Magdy Kheer updated their profile
12 hours ago
Magdy Kheer posted a photo in Egypt Land Surveyors
12 hours ago
nemamea 1, alex lysa and Russell Horwood joined Land Surveyors United - Global Surveying Community
Land Surveyor Not a Surveyor Land Surveyor
christopher lucas posted a blog post
Surveying in the Cloud: The Technological Shift in Data Management and Analysis
In the digital age, the land surveying profession is witnessing a significant shift in how data is managed, stored, and analyzed. Traditional methods of data handling,…
Justin Farrow favorited ⚡Survenator⌁'s article Helpful Checklists for Land Surveyors (Boundary, Staking, Level Loop, GPS RTK)
EP183 - Shirley Chapunza - FIG YSN Chair via GeoRadio- All Land Surveyor Podcasts in One

Next up in our series of episodes featuring conversations with Young Surveyors from the recent FIG Working Week 2024 in Accra, Ghana is Shirley Chapunza from Zimbabwe. She joined Tim Burch for an insight into her introduction as a surveyor, what…

Justin Farrow posted a discussion in Surveyors Online Toolbox
Old Maps Online, MapTiler, and the David Rumsey Map Collection have collaborated to launch, an innovative interactive world map. This tool allows you to delve into the history of human civilization over the past 6,000 years, providing a…
The surveyor hub for Surveyors Online Toolbox was featured