Please allow this correspondence to serve as a West Virginia update. I. Political Landscape Wholesale changes to the West Virginia Legislature aren’t anticipated in the upcoming elections. The House of Delegates is expected to remain under Republican control given the size of the existing majority. However, some see the potential forRead More
WVSPS 2020 Convention Featured Speaker: Jeff Jalbrzikowski
We’re excited to welcome our friend Jeff Jalbrzikowski from the National Geodetic Survey (NGS) as one of the many speakers we will be featuring at the 2020 WVSPS Convention. Jeff began his geospatial career when he enlisted in the U.S. Army as a Field Artillery Surveyor. He has spent hisRead More
Registration is now open for the 52nd Annual WVSPS Convention!
The Convention Committee and Officers of the West Virginia Society of Professional Surveyors invite you to attend our 52nd Annual Convention. The convention will be held February 13-15, 2020 at the Days Inn Hotel and Conference Center in Flatwoods, West Virginia, conveniently located at exit 67 of I-79. The WVSPSRead More
Fall 2019 Surveyors Events of Interest
There are many different Surveyor events happening in and around our state this Fall. Take a look below for just a few. OhioPLSO Fall SeminarOctober 10-11th, 2019 PennsylvaniaAlternate Technology Sewage Systems Available for Design and Planning in PAOctober 9th, 2019 Precision Laser & Instrument Customer Appreciation Open House Cook OutOctoberRead More
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Did you know that you can receive PDHs for writing articles for the WVSPS Newsletter? If you write an article for the WVSPS Newsletter and it gets published, you can earn 1 PDH per hour (up to 10 per year) you spent writing your article! To submit your articles, pleaseRead More
On-Site Registration Available for Unmanned Aircraft Systems, Buried Treasure & Unsung Hero
As a reminder, the Eastern Panhandle Chapter will be hosting their 2019 Seminar series this Friday, July 19 in Martinsburg, WV. If you plan to attend, you may still register on-site beginning at 7 am at the Holiday Inn in Martinsburg. This year’s seminar series, “Unmanned Aircraft Systems, Buried Treasure & Unsung Hero,” will addressRead More
Registration Now Open for Unmanned Aircraft Systems, Buried Treasure & Unsung Hero – July 19
The Eastern Panhandle Chapter of WVSPS will be hosting their annual seminar on Friday, July 19, 2019 at the Holiday Inn in Martinsburg, West Virginia. This year’s seminar, “Unmanned Aircraft Systems, Buried Treasure & Unsung Hero,” will address Ground Penetrating Radar, UAS and surveys across America by the state line boundary retracement specialist SamuelRead More
WV Exam For Licensure Application Deadline July 1
As a reminder, if you or someone you know is planning on taking the WV Examinations for licensure, the application deadline for the October exam is July 1 for first time Exam takers or July 15 for those retaking the WV Examinations! Applicants for the WV exams must pass theRead More
WVSPS License Expiration Reminder
As a reminder, if you are a licensed surveyor in West Virginia, your license is due to expire on June 30th. You can renew your license by visiting the West Virginia Board of Professional Surveyors (WVBPS) website here. If you have any questions or issues with renewing your license, please contactRead More
WVSPS Board of Directors Election Ballot CLOSES Dec 31
If you have not yet voted in the WVSPS Board of Directors election please do so soon! The election will close December 31st. If you did not receive your log in information from ElectionsOnline please let us know at email@example.com.
Join us for a Special Presentation by Dr. David Maune!
Please join us for a presentation by Dr. David Maune who will be discussing his experiences with the mapping of Alaska and specifically the mapping of Denali. See details below: Join Zoom Meeting:https://us02web.zoom.us/j/86188471691?pwd=K2JCL3hnWGI3c0R3ZEx6aGFsSFNZdz09 Meeting ID: 861 8847 1691Passcode: 050540Dial in number: 301 715 8592 Date: Wednesday October 21, 2020Time: 6:00PMWhat:Read More