About Us

A leading multi-disciplinary measurement and engineering company operating throughout the UK, The City Surveys Group has built its reputation upon the quality, reliability and accuracy of its services.

From primary rail contractors and telecoms providers to utility suppliers and construction firms, our professional team works with you throughout your projects, tailoring both methodologies and deliverables to suit the individual requirements of your sites.

So…Why use City Surveys? Simple. We deliver projects throughout the UK and beyond, helping you understand your sites and the information generated from them.

Our services

Established in 2003 as a land, engineering and railway surveying firm, The City Surveys Group quickly diversified into structural investigation, geotechnical engineering, utilities mapping and more.

Today The City Surveys Group has a number of specialist departments, each dedicated to a particular range of services or sectors. Whilst not an exhaustive list, we currently provide measurement, modelling and investigation services including…

  • Geo-spatial – Including topographic surveys, 3D laser scanning and modelling, elevations, measured building surveys and more
  • Utilities – Covering ground penetrating radar surveys, electromagnetic surveys, utility plan sourcing and composite CAD drawing production
  • Structures – Including non-intrusive concrete scanning, construction materials testing, dilapidation surveys etc.
  • Geo-environmental – Including ground investigation, environmental risk assessments etc.
  • Transport – Specialist rail and highways surveys including railway technical engineering and more
  • Site Engineering – Covering setting out, machine control, levelling, volume calculations and so on
  • Environment – Focusing on ecology surveys, ecological assessments, tree surveys, noise and vibration assessments and more
  • Monitoring – Includes structural monitoring, railway track monitoring, vibration monitoring, noise monitoring etc.
  • Telecoms – Including telecoms planning, duct and cable installation, reinstatement, utilities mapping, project management, design, as built surveys and more

For more information on our range of services please follow this link.

What do we stand for?

  1. Performance

    We strive to meet and then exceed the expectations of all stakeholders throughout all stages of our projects.

  2. Professionalism

    We aim to exercise the utmost competence and skill in the delivery of all projects we’re involved with.

  3. Safety

    Put simply, there is nothing more important to us than the safety of our stakeholders. Everything we do revolves around this.

  4. Sustainability

    Whether they be environmental, social or community-related, we promise to place the needs of future generations ahead of our own.

Sustainability, quality, safety and the environment

At any one time we can have up to 100 operatives working on our behalf. A regular sight on some of the nation’s largest and most prestigious projects, The City Surveys Group has a constant presence within a truly diverse range of sectors.

With such a large number of people working for us and such a significant exposure to risk, it’s no wonder that sustainability, quality, health and safety and the environment are of the utmost importance.

The City Surveys Group - Sustainability Triangle


Our ISO 9001 Quality Management System, ISO 14001 Environmental Management System, OHSAS 18001 Health and Safety Management System, RISQS and UVDB accreditations form the core of our business around which all of our activities revolve.

Need a quote or more information?

A multi-disciplinary measurement and engineering firm, we offer a broad range of services and a truly integrated approach to their implementation. To find our just how we can add value to your projects, why not watch this short video?

Alternatively, if you have a project that you’d like to discuss please don’t hesitate to get in touch. A member of our team will be happy to help.

Where are we?

A nationwide organisation, we have three offices strategically placed around the UK in order to provide maximum coverage and superb response times.

The City Surveys Group office locations


City Surveys are proud to have worked with a wide range of clients in varying sectors. Here are just some of the names we have successfully helped. If you have a potential project you think we can assist with please get in touch.