Survey types

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Types of land surveys


Cadastral/Boundary survey

A survey done for the purpose of locating the boundary lines and for easements of a given parcel of land. This involves record and field research measurements, and computations to establish boundary lines in conformance with the Land Surveyors Act of Trinidad and Tobago.

Site planning survey

A combination of boundary and topographic surveys for preparation of a site plan to be used for design improvements or developments.

Topographic survey

A survey locating topographic features- natural and man-made such as buildings improvements, fences, elevations, trees, streams, contours of the land etc. This type of survey may be required by a governmental agency, or may be used by architects and or engineers for design of improvements or developments on a site.

Subdivision survey

The subdivision survey of a parcel of land into smaller parcels, showing monumentation and survey data on a map in conformance with Town & Country Planning requirements.

Control survey

The precise location of horizontal and vertical positions of points for use in boundary determination, mapping from an aerial photograph, construction staking and other related purposes.

Court Exhibit survey

Analysis of various legal descriptions and survey maps, field location of disputed boundaries, existing monuments and physical features. A comprehensive survey plan is prepared to show the information for the purpose of presenting a visual exhibit to be used in a courtroom.

Construction survey

Construction staking to establish the correct location of structures shown on an improvement plan for constructing roads, pipelines, buildings etc.