SURVEYING & ENGINEERING
TOPOGRAPHICAL
CONSTRUCTION
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SURPLAN - PORT ELIZABETH
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SURPLAN Surveying Services

Since 1993 Surplan developed from a one-man business into an established and well-known enterprise in the Eastern Cape, doing surveys over the whole of the Eastern Cape, the eastern areas of the Western Cape and the Southern Free State.​

In order to give our clients only the best quality of work, we make use of the latest technology in survey equipment and software.At the moment we have several Total Stations and 6 Real Time GPS systems as listed below. We use Model Maker Systems (Civil Engineering) software and our computer software is compatible with almost all well-known design packages.

Real Time GPS Systems (Trimble) 100%
Robotic Total Station (Trimble) 100%
3D LASER SCANNING 100%
Model Maker (CAD Drafting) 100%
Electronic & Optical Levelling (Trimble, Sokkia & Nikon) 100%

Services

Topographical Survey

We work regularly in commercial, mining, road works and industrial areas as well as residential and business development sites.

Topographic Surveys are used to identify and map the contours of the ground and existing features on the surface of the earth or slightly above or below the earth's surface (i.e. trees, buildings, streets, walkways, manholes, utility poles, retaining walls, etc.)

We also offer and include pipeline surveys and setting out for construction purposes


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Road Works

  • Cross-section surveys.
  • All road setting out for construction purposes.
  • Layer work setting-out & calculations.
  • Bulk earthwork calculations.

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Surplan Surveying Services

  • Setting out of large buildings & construction projects.
  • Dam sediment and volume surveys & volume calculations thereof.
  • Fixing ground control for aerial photography.
  • Irrigation surveys
  • Powerlines:
  • Route selection, profiling, line optimising (design) and setting out.
  • Survey and setting-out of Electrical Sub-Stations.
  • Precise levelling.
  • Hydrographical surveys and beach profiling.
  • Quarry surveys, setting out of benching  and volume calculations.
  • All related survey work setting out for township design.

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Meet the Team

Bertus Smuts

Managing Director

Bertus Smuts

Managing Director

Sales & Operation co-ordination, Senior Engineering & Surveying.
National Higher Diploma Civil Engineer – 21 year’s survey experience of which also 6 years designing experience.

Email: bertus@surplan.co.za
Phone: +27(41)-365-0470

Chris Kuhn

Qualified Surveyor

Chris Kuhn

Qualified Surveyor

Background: Qualified Building Engineer (N4), experience in Hydrographic surveying, high accuracy building setting out and road works SANRAL TMH11 Surveys 

Email: chrisk@surplan.co.za
Phone: +27 (73) 549-5709

Devan Lagendyk

Surveyor

Devan Lagendyk

Surveyor

National Diploma in Surveying

Email: devan@surplan.co.za
Phone: +27 (83)-289-9079

Hanno Le Roux

Survey Technician

Hanno Le Roux

Survey Technician

National Deploma in Surveying 

Specialized in topographical surveying

Email: hanno@surplan.co.za
Phone: +27 (72)-597-4221

Lawrence Davies

Surveyor

Lawrence Davies

Surveyor
Email: lawrence@surplan.co.za
Phone: +27 (79)-525-1113

Lieb Smuts

Senior Engineering Surveyor at Surplan

Lieb Smuts

Senior Engineering Surveyor at Surplan
Email: lieb@surplan.co.za
Phone: +27(82) 458-1836

Wayvin Ferreira

Surveyor

Wayvin Ferreira

Surveyor
Email: wayvin@surplan.co.za
Phone: +27 (79) 524-8278