We feel that our most important asset as a company is our reputation. Hardware and software can be bought daily and buildings can be built, but a good reputation can only be earned through continuous long-term efforts. A good reputation once built must be maintained diligently as each job is carried out.
We have built a good reputation through such efforts and are not willing to squander it by any careless work or negligence, nor would we be willing to associate ourselves with anyone who does not have complete dedication to being truly professional. To be called "professional" cannot be bought or licensed; it can only be earned by effort and results.
We take pride in our employees who do much of the work and have the knowledge, expertise, and the desire to excel that makes us a professional company. The work that we do today, or did last year, will not be good enough tomorrow — we will always strive to do better.
Surveyor's Creed and Canons
As a Professional Surveyor, I dedicate my professional knowledge and skills to the advancement and betterment of human welfare.
To give the utmost of performance;
To participate in none but honest enterprise;
To live and work according to the laws of humankind and the highest standards of professional conduct;
To place service before profit, honor and standing of the profession before personal advantage, and the public welfare above all other considerations;
In humility and with need for Divine Guidance, I make this pledge.
A Professional Surveyor should refrain from conduct that is detrimental to the public.
A Professional Surveyor should abide by the rules and regulations pertaining to the practice of surveying within the licensing jurisdiction.
A Professional Surveyor should accept assignments only in one's area of professional competence and expertise.
A Professional Surveyor should develop and communicate a professional analysis and opinion without bias or personal interest.
A Professional Surveyor should maintain the confidential nature of the surveyor-client relationship.
A Professional Surveyor should use care to avoid advertising or solicitation that is misleading or otherwise contrary to the public interest.
A Professional Surveyor should maintain professional integrity when dealing with members of other professions.