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Pipeline on the Precipice – Grand Canyon in Depth Episode 06

Pipeline on the Precipice – Grand Canyon in Depth Episode 06

The Trans-Canyon Pipeline was built in the late 1960’s and supplies all of Grand Canyon National Park’s drinking water. From its source at Roaring Springs on the North Rim, water travels 15 miles through an aging pipeline to reach the South Rim of the park. Over the past decade the pipeline has suffered numerous leaks, fissures, and breaks. Full replacement…read more →

COVID-19 Special Notice

COVID-19 Special Notice

Dear Valued Customers and Friends, At Arizona Surveying, we are committed to keeping our team healthy and safe while at the same time taking care of our clients. Our employees and our community health are always a top priority, and we are extra focused on it as we deal with COVID-19. We would like to provide you an update on…read more →

Transcanyon Waterline Survey, Grand Canyon NP

Transcanyon Waterline Survey, Grand Canyon NP

Grand Canyon National Park (GCNP) is one of those unforgettable places that can change a person’s life. More than six million people enjoy its sublime vistas every year. Water is a natural feature of the park, most noticeably the raging Colorado River as it cuts its way through the canyon’s ancient landforms and winds through the southwest desert. But water…read more →

BIA Keams Canyon HAMP Project, Hopi Reservation

BIA Keams Canyon HAMP Project, Hopi Reservation

This project was an excellent example of Arizona Surveying’s ability to think outside the box and provide the client with a mapping solution that saved time and reduced cost. One of the project’s tasks was to establish right of way location for the approximately 12-mile-long portion of the Hopi Arsenic Mitigation Project (HAMP) regional water system that runs along SR264…read more →

North Country HealthCare Facility, Williams

North Country HealthCare Facility, Williams

Arizona Surveying provided survey control, construction staking and as-built services for the new $6 million North Country HealthCare facility in Williams, AZ. North Country HealthCare is the primary community health center in the area serving a critical need for comprehensive, one-stop healthcare including urgent care. The project continued Arizona Surveying’s tradition of applying it’s land surveying services and expertise to…read more →

Museum Fire BAER Road Protection Mapping

Museum Fire BAER Road Protection Mapping

2019’s Museum Fire burned 1961 acres of timber on the steep slopes of Flagstaff’s Mt. Elden. Due to anticipated risk to the Forest and public (including the potential for severe flooding and debris flows in Flagstaff), a BAER (Burned Area Emergency Response) team was assembled after the fire to identify risk and make recommendations to mitigate. Part of the team’s…read more →

Surveyors: Loyalties and Points in Between

Surveyors: Loyalties and Points in Between

Introduction I faked the need for a bathroom break just to walk through the casino with my chaining gear and orange surveyor’s vest on. The party chief and I were doing location work on the sidewalk in front of one of Downtown Reno’s oldest casinos. I knew there was an audience inside among the flashing lights, bells, whistles and familiar…read more →