Aplin Martin’s affiliated survey firm has been providing reliable survey services for a range of engineering, commercial and residential development projects since 1968. Taking on a variety of projects from legal boundary re-establishment, to topographic surveys for development and building permits, down to monitoring and high precision surveys, our certified BC Land Surveyors are exactingly thorough.

The survey team liaises with municipalities, engineers, architects, planning and legal professionals, providing spatial, boundary, and title information as required for land use, development and environmental protection. Providing consultation on Aplin Martin’s wide range of projects, as well as for their own clients, the survey team establishes the foundation and parameters upon which strong solutions are built.

Legal Surveys

  • Boundary re-establishment
  • Subdivision & Consolidation
  • Buildings & Bare Land Strata
  • Air Space and Volumetric Surveys
  • Land Act surveys of Crown Land
  • Right-of-Way, Easements & Covenants
  • Commercial Building and Land Leases
  • Building Location Certificates
  • Ownership & Historical Tracking of Title
  • Determining Limits of Accretion & Erosion
Control Surveys/Engineering Surveys

  • High Precision Surveys
  • Monitoring Surveys
  • Building construction and Gridline Layout
  • Civil Construction Layout
  • As-constructed Surveys
  • Horizontal & Vertical Control for Digital Mapping
  • Topographic and Tree Survey
  • Digital Elevation Models
  • British Columbia
  • Alberta

Current Projects

Utilities Service Plan, Chilliwack, BC

Murray and Associates was awarded the City of Chilliwack 2015 Utilities Survey & Plan Preparation survey for design and construction of utility upgrade projects for the 2016 construction period.

Asphalt Rehabilitation & Shoulder Paving, Chilliwack, BC

Murray and Associates was awarded the City of Chilliwack Survey & Geotechnical Engineering Services Survey for 2016 Asphalt Rehabilitation & Shoulder Paving.

Escala Residential Tower, Burnaby, BC

Murray and Associates has been awarded the Subdivision, SRW & strata plans, and topographic and construction layout surveys for th- Escala, a 520 unit tower and low rise condominium development by Ledingham McAllister, located in Burnaby, BC

Beedie Living, Richmond, BC

Murray and Associates has been retained to create SRW plans, consolidation and strata plans for this 131-unit commercial/residential mixed use building for Beedie Living, in Richmond BC.

Wesbrook Village, Vancouver, BC

Murray and Associates was retained to provide Topographic survey, construction layout, and a commercial lease plan for this mixed use residential/commercial project at Wesbrook Village, UBC, for UBCPT & Heatherbrae Builders.

Qualico Developments, Surrey, BC

Topographic survey, block outline subdivision and various other legal survey plans were provided by Murray and Associates for Qualico Developments, Fraser Heights, Phase 1,2&3. Surrey, BC .

Land Use Planning and Engineering Advisory Services, Surrey, BC

This project was comprised of topographic surveys for various sites in Surrey and Delta for the Ministry of Transportation and Infrastructure.

Land Survey and Geomatics Services Alberta

Aplin & Martin Geomatics Ltd. (Aplin Martin) provides land surveying and surveying services from our Edmonton location. Our team in Edmonton have over 40 years of combined industry experience, and strong ties to the land development and construction industries in the capital region. They have been involved in numerous projects in the residential, commercial and industrial sectors throughout the Province. Our Land Surveying and Geomatics team works directly with clients and with our engineering, planning and architectural teams, providing a seamless service. Our integrated and collaborative approach means project timelines and budgets are met in an effective manner.

Legal Surveys

Our land surveying team provides a variety of legal surveying services for residential, commercial and industrial clients. From single lot subdivision to multi-phased large community developments, Aplin Martin can meet your development’s survey and plan registration needs from cradle to grave. Our services include:

  • Boundary Surveys
  • Subdivision Surveys
  • Building and Bare Land Condominium Surveys
  • Strata Surveys
  • Right of Ways and Easements Land
  • Title Documentation


The experience of Aplin Martin’s construction survey team brings quality and precision to every construction project. The team draws on experience from large industrial settings to subdivision engineering layout, consistently providing quality surveys for clients and contractors. Our services include:

  • Shallow Utility Layout and As-Built Surveys
  • Engineering Layout Surveys
  • Topographic Surveys
  • Site Layout Staking
  • Building Construction Layout
  • As-built Surveys Control Surveys
  • High Precision and Monitoring Surveys

Legal Surveys

Aplin Martin provides a variety of products for homeowners, builders and developers to facilitate building projects and real estate transactions. Our services include:

  • Real Property Reports
  • Development Permit Surveys and Plot Plans
  • Home Construction Stakeout
  • Lot Grade Stakeout and Lot Grade Certificates
  • Multi-Family Stakeout
  • Infill Developments
  • Fenceline Stakeout
  • Lease Areas
  • Block Face Surveys

Hear how our sustainable, innovative, and full service solutions can impact your project and your long-term community goals.