How To Find Your Home On FEMA’s Flood Insurance Rate Maps

FEMA’s Flood Insurance Rate Maps (FIRMs) are issued after a flood risk assessment has been completed or updated for a community.  This study is known as a Flood Insurance Study.  The FIRM shows the Base Flood Elevations (BFEs) and insurance … Continue reading

Land Surveying and GPS

Land surveying is a profession that greatly utilize the GPS system. Today, man-made constellations are in orbit. Their purpose is to provide instant, exact and global positioning information. This global positioning system of GPS is revolutionizing the modern construction sites, … Continue reading