American Surveying & Engineering performs Right of Way Engineering for Highways, Railroads, Power Transmission, Pipelines and Communication infrastructure. Turnkey services that includes Corridor Planning; corridor mapping; parcel and easement surveys; title research, appraisal and appraisal reviews; negotiations, relocation assistance, permitting and other professional services to facilitate the acquisition of takes or easements for the construction, maintenance and protection of new and existing infrastructure.
Corridor Planning involves mapping the new potential or existing corridor, performing or assisting the Agency or owner with route selection. Due Diligence is an important part of route selection to evaluate the potential various corridors.
ASE has prepared thousands Right of Way Plats, Parcel Plats, Descriptions and Acquisition Documents including Warranty Deeds, Permanent Easements, Dedications, and other conveyance documents.
Appraisals and Appraisal Review
ASE is a licensed Appraisal Management Company in the State of Illinois. Certified General Appraisals provide objective, impartial, and unbiased opinions about the value of real property. Each appraisal assignment challenges the appraiser’s ability to put analytical skills into practice, exercise sound judgment, and communicate effectively. Experience is the key to qualitative appraisals.
Our Negotiators understand this critical aspect of parcel acquisition. Our Negotiators find common ground and build rapport with owners by using patience, fair minded and creative approaches to the challenges of meeting owner expectations.
Offer Letters presented with careful descriptions of the project benefits and discussion of unite values and remainder impacts yield results.
ASE performs additional services when required such as Relocation Assistance, Property Management, Eminent Domain Documentation, Expert Witness Testimony, Inter Agency Coordination and GIS to facilitate the maintenance of the built project.