The Importance of Construction Surveys

Surveyors still play a major role in construction work and are needed in the planning and design of both large and small projects including:

Although new technological advances make the surveyor’s work somewhat more streamlined, surveyors still require a high level of specialised training to provide a precise and timely construction surveying service.

Scope of Work

A construction survey provides essential information to guide the construction, restoration or renovation of a new building. A typical construction survey will involve the following:

  • Determining reference points and markers
  • Topographic surveying
  • Confirming location of surrounding structures.
  • Flood risk assessments
  • 3D laser scanning


Construction Surveys in the Shoalhaven

From site calibration and data preparation to assessment and control, the surveyor is a crucial part of the construction process. If you’re looking for an exceptional land surveying team, contact Leslie & Thompson. We will be happy to discuss your construction project needs.