Accuracy, responsiveness, and experience are our trademarks. Prime’s Registered Land Surveyors work for private and public clients throughout Georgia and the Southeast. Projects including airports, cemeteries, commercial, industrial, mixed-use, residential, and similar developments benefit from Prime's Registered Licensed Surveyors and decades of experience.

Prime’s Survey Department:

  • Performs more than 200 surveys per year
  • Routinely works with general contractors
  • Is GDOT certified and has partnered with numerous DOT agencies on projects requiring surveyor/client coordination

Using the latest in robotic Total Stations, ground-penetrating radar, and 3-D laser scanning technology, our survey crews identify potential problems early in the process, minimizing production costs. More than 85% of Prime’s surveying projects are for repeat clients, who value our team’s quality, precision, and timeliness.

Project Types

  • 3-D laser mapping
  • ALTA/ACSM Land Title
  • As-built
  • Boundary
  • Construction staking
  • Control
  • Demolition and removal
  • GIS/GPS
  • Highway/roadway (DOT, residential)
  • Master planning
  • Obstruction surveys
  • Onsite investigations
  • Permitting, compliance, and regulations
  • Plat preparation
  • Rail design
  • Records research
  • Right-of-way
  • Topographic

Prime Engineering provides digital output in various formats (MicroStation, CaiCE, AutoCAD, TerraModel, ArcView, and digital county tax maps). Our surveying and mapping professionals use the latest technologies in mapping, geographic information systems (GIS), and survey data compilation. We use only state-of-the-art equipment, including 3-D laser scanners, ground-penetrating radar, satellite-based GPS instruments, electronic/laser distance-measuring systems, and laptop computers that enable daily data transmission, reduction, plotting, and verification.

All crews have a wide range of capabilities including the use of:

  • ArcPad 7.0 Customizable GIS Data Collection Software
  • Faro Focus 3-D Laser Scanners (pictured at left)
  • Topcon 8000 Series Robotic Total Stations
  • Trimble R8 GPS Units linked to the statement Continuously Operated Reference Network
  • Trimble S6 Robotic Instruments
  • Trimble TSC2 Data Collectors
  • Trimble Survey Controller Software
  • Laptop Field Computers and Statewide Communications
  • Off-road vehicles to ensure access to nearly any site, permitting efficient, speedy data collection
  • Ground-penetrating radar and radio detection equipment allowing our crews to conduct Subsurface Utility Engineering (SUE) surveys to any desired Quality Level

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