Padula Engineering has provided professional land surveying services to clientele in West Chester and the surrounding tri-state area for years. In that time, we’ve gained invaluable experience, fostered fruitful relationships with various clients, and gained a reputation as the most trusted civil engineering and land surveying company in the area.
We know that every job is unique, so we get to know clients and their specific needs to ensure they have the most reliable information and can make the best possible decision for their situation. No matter how big or small the project, you can trust that we have the expertise to get your project done right.
Boundary and Land Title Surveys
Boundary and land title surveys give property owners the factual information they need to understand the exact boundaries of their property. Our range of residential and commercial land surveying services includes:
Through meticulous research of local records and maps, a licensed surveyor will coordinate your boundary survey to determine and accurately demarcate the corners of your property. We also document any changes and discrepancies that may have occurred over time.
ALTA/ACSM Land Title Surveys
We offer ALTA/ACSM Land Title Surveys to our commercial clients. Our expert surveyors are well-versed in all of the regulations and standards set forth by the American Land Title Association (ALTA) and the American Congress on Surveying and Mapping (ACSM), allowing us to provide top-notch commercial services that give the most reliable and accurate information necessary for title insurance purposes.
When provided we conduct extensive research and review of your title report and include the pertinent data from your title report on to our survey plan of your property including legal status, ownership history, encumbrances, easements, and more.
Review of Legal Descriptions
Our experts conduct a thorough analysis and review of legal descriptions, documents, land surveys, and other relevant records to ensure they are consistent, accurate, and compatible with the physical geography of the land.
Deed Preparation Assistance
Preparing property deeds is a complex process that requires expertise and experience. We offer valuable assistance in the preparation of property deeds so that they accurately reflect the legal boundaries and specifications of the property as well as the intentions of the owner. We can prepare legal descriptions of your property, easements, etc. and provide them to your real estate attorney so they can be included in your deed.
Knowledge of any easements associated with a property is essential to the owner’s understanding and management of a property. Our team of professionals will extensively review legal documents, survey data, and other historical records to identify existing easements and inform you of their implications.
Topographic and Construction Surveys
Topographic surveys are essential in the planning and execution of all manner of land development and construction projects. Our experienced team of land surveyors and engineers employs a number of advanced techniques and equipment in order to provide accurate and detailed surveys that allow our customers to make well-informed decisions and ensure the precise execution of new construction projects
When conducting a topographic survey, a Padula Engineering land surveyor will use a wide variety of surveying equipment and technology to precisely measure the ground elevation at regular intervals, including GPS receivers, electronic distance measurement devices, aerial photography, and LiDAR (Light Detection and Ranging).
The land surveyor then uses these measurements to create a detailed topographic map of the land that includes all changes in land elevation as well as the height and location of dwellings, sheds, fences, trees, and any other natural or manmade features present on the property.
Our land surveyors can also play a crucial role in the smooth execution of construction projects by precisely measuring and marking the proposed locations of buildings, roads, and other features on the construction site.
Drainage and storm water management are also essential components to any construction project, and our land surveyors are experts in their field, allowing them to establish accurate elevation and slope information to facilitate water drainage through a property.
Topographic, construction, land title, and boundary surveys are some of our most common services, but we also offer a wide variety of additional surveying services tailored to the specific needs of each our clients.
These often include monumental land surveys, which physically mark out property lines, and flood elevation certificates that help property owners better manage their property’s risk of flooding. No matter the project, our team of experts will work with you to develop a customized solution that meets your surveying needs.
In addition to our various land survey services, we can provide expert witness services for boundary and property disputes and other legal issues. Our land surveyors aren’t just expert surveyors. They have specialized training and surveying experience that allows them to look at any previous land or property survey and translate that complex information into language that non-surveyors can understand.
Land disputes are common, and the associated legal proceedings and paperwork can be confusing and tedious without the help of a professional team. If you have a land dispute and want to ensure that you have an expert on your side who can defend your property lines with the proper legal documentation, you can count on the professionals here at Padula Engineering.
Padula Engineering’s land surveyors have the expertise, experience, and equipment to meet all of your land surveying needs, so give us a call today. Even if you are unsure about your survey needs or the potential cost, we are happy to speak with you and provide you with a free estimate for your specific surveying need. You can also reach out to us on social media, or feel free to stop by and visit us at our headquarters in Chester County at 780 East Market Street, Suite 275, West Chester, PA.