Matt West, PLS Joins SAM's Denver Office

Austin, TX — September 12, 2014 — Surveying And Mapping, LLC (SAM), a leading provider of geospatial solutions in North America, is pleased to announce that Matt West, PLS, has joined our Denver Office as Vice President of the Mountain West Region. Matt has more than 35 years of experience in surveying and geospatial business management for clients in energy, transportation, land development, and public sector markets.

Most recently Matt was the National Renewable Energy Director and Director of Surveying at Merrick & Company in Denver, where he was responsible for financial performance, business development, and operations of the surveying group. As head of their Wind Energy Initiative, he developed advanced expertise with the successful delivery of geospatial services for several large scale wind energy projects. Over the course of his career, his clients have included numerous energy companies and departments of transportation in the Western US, including the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power, Georgia Transmission Corporation, and the Washington Department of Transportation.

Matt is a licensed surveyor in multiple states and an active member in several industry associations including the National Society of Professional Surveyors (NSPS), American Wind Energy Association (AWEA), Master Builders Association (MBA), and the Society of American Military Engineers (SAME).

With SAM, Matt will provide a leadership role in expanding our services across the region. His extensive industry knowledge and experience will help our team continue to deliver high-value solutions to clients across the diverse market sectors we serve. Matt can be contacted directly at: Matt West, PLS,, 303-324-6460 (Mobile)
About Surveying And Mapping, LLC
Founded in 1994 in Austin, Texas, Surveying And Mapping, LLC (SAM) is a leading independent full-service provider of land surveying and mapping capabilities for a wide range of clients. Supported by state-of-the-art technology, the company offers end-to-end geospatial solutions through an extensive suite of services, including professional land surveying, hydrographic surveying, aerial mapping and photogrammetry, airborne, mobile, and terrestrial HDS LiDAR, subsurface utility engineering, utility coordination, geographic information system (GIS) asset inventory and management, as well as construction phase services through SAM-Construction Services, LLC (SAM-CS). The company delivers its services to clients across growth-oriented end markets, including oil and gas, electric energy, transportation, railway, water/wastewater, and other infrastructure-related industries. Competing in a diverse market traditionally served by regional and small service providers, SAM has evolved into one of the few national land surveying and mapping service providers with the breadth of service offerings, depth of staff, strategic locations, and financial capacity to effectively support all surveying and mapping-related activities for large-scale capital projects and ongoing maintenance requirements. More information is available on the SAM website at