Whether you are a developer looking at a planning application or undertaking an EIA, a building owner/occupier looking to get better value from your existing building stock, or a contractor working on a site with potential hidden issues, we can provide surveys and reports to provide information you need to take things forward.

Survey staff works in conjunction with other corporate divisions, civil, electrical, architectural, structural, and the firm’s subsidiaries. Survey clients include government ministries and authorities, municipalities and private clients.

Joadah Engineers Surveying
Civil Engineering Surveying

Each crew contains a party chief, an instrument person, and rodmen. Joadah Consult’s Survey Department uses electronic total stations and data collectors running specialized software and GPS equipment. Using GPS to survey and map it precisely saves time and money. Today,GPS allows surveyors to do their work much faster and with a higher level of accuracy than ever before. Field data can be processed using a variety of software packages, including CAiCE and Site Select CADD, AutoCAD, Softdesk and ArcView GIS, Network, Spatial and 3D Analyst. Joadah’s survey group strives to continuously improve the quality and efficiency of services provided. Safety is a primary concern on every job. Joadah is committed to an ongoing program of safety training, whereby survey crews are required to view safety films, study manuals and conduct job-specific reviews of safety concerns.


  • Right-­of-­way surveys and mapping
  • GPS Surveys
  • Drainage Surveys
  • GIS Surveys
  • Boundary Surveys
  • Design Surveys
  • Hydrographic Surveys
  • Topographic Surveys
  • Property and Land Use
  • Control Surveys
  • Wetland Surveys
  • Construction Stake-­Out
  • Site Development Surveys
  • Utility Surveys

Quantity Surveying

The firm’s quantity surveying (QS) specialists are an integral part of the design and project management team on projects of all sizes and levels of complexity. They contribute to projects with in-depth knowledge of built environment design and the concerns of designers and clients. They share the firm’s commitment to sustainable development, project performance and life-cycle analysis.

Joadah’s teams know that effective cost management comes from total integration into the design process. As full members of the project team, they use proven procedures and systems designed to give full access to current information on the budget and forecast cost to completion, thereby helping to shape the evolving design to match the client’s aspirations.

Their services range from project conception to design development and include advice on procurement and tendering methodologies, management of the procurement process from tenderer selection through tender evaluation to contract award, and post-contract administration, leading to the agreement of the final account, including the resolution of potential contractual disputes.


  • Estimates
  • Viability Studies
  • Cost Planning and Control
  • Contractual
  • Documentation Tender
  • Tender Procurement and Administration
  • Contract Administration
  • Preparation of Bills of Quantity

Our Professional Land and Quantity Surveyors are licensed in Uganda.