Our Experience

Robert Bascom has vast experience in all forms of land surveying, having been part of a family-owned business for over 30 years. His years of experience encompasses all aspects of boundary survey, aerial photogrametry, topographic surveys, site development, expert witness testimony, construction stakeout and as-built surveys.

Mr. Bascom is the Principal in charge of conceptual land planning, site planning, surveys: boundary, topographic, control, and record research. He also handles the expert testimony for most of the boundary disputes and litigation that the firm is involved with and represents development projects before local land use commissions, state and federal regulatory agencies. He has completed numerous surveys throughout Connecticut for sites ranging from a few square feet to over 1,000 acres, with or without the use of aerial topogrametry.

Mr. Bascom has been involved in the design, construction and layout of events for more than 75 high school and college athletic tracks throughout the East Coast certified to NCAA standards.
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Residential, Commercial and Industrial Surveying & Civil Engineering Services

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Patrick Benjamin has over 21 years experience as a civil/hydraulic engineer. His past design experience has included residential septic system design and repair, modeling of hydraulic systems and structures for stormwater management, watershed studies and flood control. He has worked on projects for commercial, industrial, residential land development, cluster housing, land development assessment, construction management, river and wetlands restoration projects, gravel quarry designs, recreational facilities layout and construction. He also has related technical skills of surveying, drafting and soil boring logging.

Mr. Benjamin has permit experience with the Army Corps of Engineers, F.E.M.A., State Department of Health, DEP, (Water Compliance, Coastal Resource Management Agency, etc.), EPA as well as Municipal Planning & Zoning and Inland Wetland applications.
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Robert C. Gerard, also a licensed Land Surveyor, brings over 22 years of licensed experience ranging from field survey, boundary survey, construction layout and topographic and as-built surveys to the firm. He also has many years of experience in land record research in various towns and municipalities. Robert has extensive knowledge in the AutoCAD drafting of finished boundary maps, site plans, lot design and legal descriptions.

Mr. Gerard is also experienced as a project manager who is involved with job scheduling and construction management. He has performed multiple presentations to various Town Zoning and Wetland Commissions, as well as being the Chief of the Madison Fire Department in his spare time.

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