Empire State Layout takes pride in partnering with local developers in providing the base services necessary to carry out a variety of successful building projects, some of which have even been known to inspire awe around the world. Our precise surveys, intricate sketches and mapping and personalized consulting services has served as the backbone for many New York City and surrounding areas development projects for more than 50 years.
New York City is one of the most fascinating hubs of construction, with statuesque monuments, expansive high rises, extravagant financial buildings and endless skylines that seem to light up the night. However, none of this would be possible without the knowledge, skills and experience of professional construction surveyors.
Empire State Layout NY Construction surveyors are highly experienced in a variety of construction projects including complex urban developments. Accuracy is vital in this industry, and that is why our data and field points are always evaluated by team leaders for the highest degree of quality.What is a Construction Surveyor?
A construction surveyor takes detailed measurements of the area involved and works closely with various members of the team including contractors, architects, engineers and individuals, throughout the entire project. Because developments usually involve substantial structures, site measurements must be of the greatest degree of accuracy, therefore, surveyors often employ specialized tools such as altimeters and theodolites to measure altitudes and angles.
Depending on the complexities of the site, they may also incorporate previous documents and drawings when making measurements. Sometimes, they will even use computer software to analyse a site. Once the site has been thoroughly examined, the surveyor will then mark the site to indicate boundaries and recommended areas of construction.
Because of their expertise, the construction surveyor is generally the first to arrive at the development site.Who Needs a Construction Surveyor?
Construction surveys are a must for any ground breaking project for the detection of underground pipes, unsafe ground conditions and to ensure the project fits within the perimeters of the site, therefore, anyone who wishes to undertake a development project could benefit from the expertise of a construction surveyor.
They perform the most vital functions of a project including determining the location for sewer systems, power lines and phone lines. They also provide exact measurements and land characteristics such as plot size, shape, boundaries and elevations to ensure the proper placement of structures and advise contractors, architects, engineers and other professionals throughout the life of the project. In short, a construction surveyor is needed to help ensure you build a quality structure that occupants, customers and onlookers can appreciate for years to come.
Construction surveyors also assist in the reconstruction of buildings and structures that have been damaged, such as after a natural disaster, including damaged buildings, roads, bridges and more.
Construction surveying is essential for a number of development projects including:
Why You Need a Construction Surveyor
- Housing Developments
- Business parks
- Shopping malls
- Offshore oil rigs
- And more
A construction surveyor provides the key components necessary to carry out a successful project. They survey the property using specialized tools for the greatest degree of accuracy, then provide maps that clearly display land coordinates and geographic features. Enlisting the services of a construction surveyor before an important project can help you plan accordingly, so you don't waste valuable time and money on a disastrous project.
Another benefit of obtaining a construction surveyor, is because your project is only as good as its fit. It is not only the construction surveyor's job to ensure the project is completed to exact measurements, but that it is also constructed upon solid ground. The construction surveyor pinpoints the exact location for your project, using stakes or rods, clearing indicating boundaries and limitations, so there's no guessing as to where and if your project will fit. This not only ensures your project will be safe but increases the longevity of your structure as well. Whether it's a high rise, shopping mall or sewage system, it deserves to be built with integrity.
Lastly, once the survey is completed, the surveyor consults with clients, construction crews and staff throughout the life of the project. They assist with the land development plan and answer questions pertaining to boundaries and altitude. Having a construction surveyor at your disposal is like having coffee with doughnuts.
Empire State Layout NY Construction Surveyors are highly experienced in residential, commercial and government developments. For years, we have been providing premier construction surveys and consulting services to both large and small businesses as well as individuals. Our surveyors are accustomed to working with tight schedules and strict environments, so no project is out of the question.