Hanson’s professionals have the technology, training and experience to address your surveying needs. 

Our surveyors use current surveying technology, such as robotic total stations, laser scanning and Virtual Reference Station (VRS)-enabled global positioning technologies. These resources allow us to communicate in real time between the field and our office, processing information efficiently and effectively.

With training and hands-on experience, our team has the knowledge to work in your industry. Additionally, Hanson surveyors hold certifications that may include:

  • OSHA 29 CFR 1910.120 HAZWOPER worker training
  • MSHA 30 CFR Part 46 miner training
  • railroad safety training for work on Class 1 railroads
  • work zone safety training for work on roadways
  • communications training for work on tower-controlled airports
  • confined space entry training
  • fall protection training

Our services include:

  • Traditional surveying
    -- ALTA, boundary and right-of-way surveys
    -- surveys for control establishment
    -- topographical surveys for engineering design
  • Federal, state and local government
    -- asset management surveys for planning and GIS development
    -- control surveys for geodetic monument establishment and height modernization
    -- hydrographic surveys
    -- levee inventory surveys for flood protection
  • Aviation
    -- Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) standard obstruction surveys for approach development
    -- GIS development and asset inventory surveys
    -- control station development to National Geodetic Survey (NGS) standards
    -- Exhibit A property map development
  • Railway
    -- grade crossing inventories
    -- on-track topographical and bridge surveys
    -- track profile surveys
  • Telecommunications
    -- Federal Communications Commission (FCC) tower permit surveys
    -- surveys for orientation of tower appurtances
  • Energy & Industry
    -- monitoring well location surveys
    -- surveys for landfill permitting for environmental compliance
    -- construction layout surveys
    -- mining surveys

Our surveying capabilities include hands-on support for:

  • transportation
    -- aviation
    -- DOT & Tollway
    -- railway
    -- maritime & inland waterways
    -- multimodal
    -- streets & arterials
  • buildings & facilities
  • government & defense
    -- federal, state & local government
  • energy & industry
    -- power generation
    -- manufacturing
    -- waste management
    -- audits & conservation
  • telecommunications
  • water resources & environment
  • emergency & safety

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