Surveying Services

Surveying is an important part of every project. Unfortunately it is often overlooked and treated as a formality. A properly developed survey program can help set the direction of a project and it can confirm the accuracy of engineering and drafting data.

Lanier has the in-house expertise to collect and compile relevant project information both on land and in the water.  The surveying services Lanier provides to support the design efforts of its projects include the following:

  • Topographic
  • Hydrographic (single beam and multi-beam)
  • Terrestrial LIDAR (i.e. laser scanning)
  • Construction layout
  • Monitoring programs
  • Railroad layout
  • Volumetric measurement
  • Site grading plans
  • Profiles and cross sections

Lanier does not perform property ownership or real property boundary surveys.

Lanier maintains and actively utilizes the following assortment of surveying equipment and instruments:

  • Total stations with data collectors
  • Cabin boat with recording fathometer integrated with GPS (Global Positioning System)
  • Shallow water jon boats
  • Survey trucks and four-wheelers
  • CAD Work Stations with Surveying Software
  • Terrestrial LIDAR
  • GPS/GNSS receivers and data collectors
  • Dual frequency single beam echo sounder
  • Multi-beam echo sounder
  • Inertial navigation systems