Property lines are our passion, and we want to help you understand where your rights begin and end on the ground and in the water.


From conceptual design through to completion, let us guide you through the subdivision and development process from start-to-finish.


Like a snapshot, pre-engineering or topographic surveys capture the natural and built environments today, to design for tomorrow. 


Let us take the worry out of where on your next project. Plot plans, site control, construction layout, and as-built surveys are several services we offer.

A Little About Us

Based in Harvey, we are a family owned and operated land surveying firm proudly serving southwest New Brunswick. We provide professional services in the greater Woodstock, Fredericton, and Grand Lake regions, as well as Charlotte County and the Fundy Isles. Some of our clients include land owners, property developers, home builders and general contractors, engineering consultancies, law firms and government.  

Local and convenient, we are committed to providing clients with the professional services they deserve while offering the old-fashioned benefits of working with a small business they enjoy. When clients call Southwest Surveys, they speak with a professional land surveyor.

Joseph K. Chessie, NBLS, P.Eng.


Our owners are graduates of the world-class Geodesy and Geomatics Engineering program at the University of New Brunswick. Joseph later instructed land surveying and land administration at UNB.


Respected leaders in their fields, our owners’ careers have included unique and challenging positions across industry, academia and public sector. Joseph served as the Director of Surveys for the province for five years. 


We operate the latest in surveying technologies to get the job done safely, reliably and efficiently.  


Leveraging our specialized knowledge and unique experience, we develop logical and practical approaches to meet your needs. 

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