The survey division specializes in the acquisition of geospatial data that assists in the planning and design of infrastructural and building works. These services include:

  • Topographic Survey
  • Cadastral Survey

The survey division has assisted engineers who are designing the following infrastructure works:

  • Cross kingdom railway lines
  • Power transmission lines
  • Crude and downstream process pipelines

The survey division further manages survey manpower contracts, providing land surveyors, draftsmen, hydrographic surveyors for government clients who are developing projects or operating facilities.

Geomatics (Surveying, GIS and Remote Sensing)

The Geomatics division of RGF provides complete surveying and mapping services, GIS development and remote sensing as well as photogrammetery and cartography services. This division provides services in the following disciplines.

Land Surveying

Our experience includes projects comprising surveying for land development for townships, industrial estates & agricultural farms, as well as route surveys for highways, watercourses, pipelines & power transmission lines, cadastral & landuse surveys for urban settlements, boundary & property surveys, control & construction surveys and surveys for projects requiring data collection for GIS. RGF survey crews consist of qualified and experienced personnel with special training and experience of working in difficult conditions such as sabkha, swamps, desert areas and rocky terrain.

RGF has full range of surveying equipment including RTK Dual Frequency GPS, Total Stations and digital levels., Microstation and other software packages.

GIS & Remote Sensing

RGF offers a wide range of information management services including image processing, GIS and map production activities. Our services include data procurement, data capture, analysis and mapping of all forms of spatial data. The Company's capability also includes consultancy in the provision of both remote sensing and GIS hardware and software. This covers the initial analysis of user requirements, procurement, the provision of experienced specialist staff for installation and subsequent on-site training of local staff, and development of user interfaces.

We are skilled in designing systems, the procurement of hardware and software and the tailoring of software to suit particular applications. For GIS applications, we have expertise in handling both natural resources data and topographic data as well as socio-economic data, including population data, medical data and social survey data.

RGF has an experienced team of professionals capable of handling GIS/RS projects. Our GIS and remote sensing team members have a wide range of experience in GIS and remote sensing projects and worked on different projects. GIS/RS team gives us considerable advantages with regard to developing data capture specifications, methods and quality control procedures. Our staff is capable of handling datasets from a wide range of sources and in widely varying formats. Various sources of data, including ground data, remotely sensed data and information derived from existing maps are routinely combined within a computer-based information system for analysis, enabling the integration and analysis of a wide variety of spatial data.

The services offered by RGF include:

  • Evaluation of user needs and specification of system requirements
  • Design and implementation of 'end user' user interface's and application specific software
  • Advice on, and procurement of hardware and software and installation at clients premises
  • GIS database development
  • Specialist training courses, either in-house or on-site, tailored to Client's requirements;

Data input from a large variety of sources including:

  • fieldwork and ground survey;
  • conventional maps at any scale and projection;
  • airphoto and satellite image processing, interpretation/classification.