Curd Surveying

& Land Consulting, Inc.

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About

     

   STATEMENT OF QUALIFICATIONS

  

  Curd Surveying & Land Consulting, Inc.

1009 Hwy 172

West Liberty, Kentucky 41472

(606) 743-1269

Fax:  (606) 743-1279

E-mail:  joecurd@curdsurveying.com

 

 

                                                                                                                    

 

GENERAL QUALIFICATIONS

 

Curd Surveying & Land Consulting, Inc., was established in 1985 and provides a wide range of services to the Eastern Kentucky region.  Currently, Curd Surveying & Land Consulting, Inc. is a Kentucky Certified Land Surveying firm.  Mr. Curd also is the Morgan County Surveyor.  Curd Surveying & Land Consulting offers the following professional services:

 

 

LAND SURVEYING SERVICES

 

- Boundary/ALTA Surveys

- Topographic

- GPS Capabilities

- Highway/Construction/Utility

- Control

- Subdivisions

- Dispute Resolution - Mediation

 

 

LAND CONSULTING SERVICES

 

- Real Estate Appraisals/Kentucky Transportation Cabinet

- Excess Right-of-Way Purchase Applications

- Flood Plain Studies/Survey and Permit Applications

 

 

Curd Surveying & Land Consulting, Inc., utilizes the most up-to-date equipment including GPS capabilities, computer systems and procedures for providing surveying and land consulting services.  It is our utmost concern to keep costs to a minimum, yet provide a service in which the client interests are protected and the professional status of the company is upheld.  A summary of our firm’s principal describing his education, experience and current responsibilities follows. 

 

PROJECT PRINCIPAL

JOSEPH B. CURD, JR., PLS

 

EDUCATION -  M.S. Geography/Virginia Tech, 1988

                            Concentration of Studies – Surveying, Cartography and Land Regulation

          -  B.A. Urban Affairs/Virginia Tech, 1978

                                      

REGISTRATION

& LICENSURE           -  Professional Land Surveyor, KY – 1985, WV – 1988

                                    -  General Certified Real Estate Appraiser, KY – 1995

                 -  Licensed Real Estate Broker, KY - 1988

  -  Certified Mediator, KY – 1988  

 

PROFESSIONAL

ORGANIZATIONS     - President- 2000, Kentucky Association of Professional Land Surveyors     

 

GOVERNMENT  SERVICE                   

                                       -  County Surveyor, Morgan County, Kentucky, 1990 to Present

                                       - City of West Liberty Planning Commission, 2001-2013

                                       -  Board of Directors, Gateway A.D.D., 1987-1990

                                       -  Board of Directors, Morgan County Health Department, 1998 – Present

                         - Investigator KY. Board of Professional Engineers and Land Surveyors 1994-2003

 

 

PUBLICATIONS                 

-  “DETERMINATION OF THE ACCURACY OF ACREAGES ESTIMATED IN LAND PARCEL DESCRIPTIONS”; M.S. Thesis, VA Tech, 1988

                                        -  “THE OPEN TRAVERSE” Periodic article published in the Kentucky

                                             Association of Professional Land Surveyors’ Newsletter, 1997 to 2000

                                       -  “LOCATION OF BOUNDARIES DEFINED BY SIMULTANEOUS

                                            CONVEYANCES” – A Question of Timing. J1 of Surveying and Land Information Science, 65 (2), 111-117.  Curd, J. & Kellie, A.C. (2005)

                                       -  “LOCATION OF BOUNDARIES DEFINED BY SEQUENTIAL

CONVEYANCES” – A Question of Timing. J1 of Surveying and Land      Information Science, 66 (3), 195-205.  Kellie, A.C. & Curd, J. (2006)

 

TEACHING

EXPERIENCE   - Instructor – Morehead State University 1995-present – Land Surveying, Construction  Technology and Geography

                              -Seminar Instructor for Professional Land Surveyors/Attorneys

                                                                                            

    

 

GENERAL

EXPERIENCE   1985 to Present

Owner/Manager, Curd Surveying & Land Consulting, Inc.; Curd, Newton & Associates, Inc., Professional Land Surveyors; Curd, Surveying, Engineering & Land Consulting, Inc.; Curd & Associates, Inc. - Responsible for the administration and management of land surveying, construction surveying, real estate appraisals and land planning and consulting services offered by the firm.

                 

                                                                                         

 

POSITION: Manager/Owner responsible for overall management of the company.  Instructor at Morehead State University for Land Surveying and Construction Technology.

 

 

EDUCATION:                       Ph.D Candidate, Indiana State University, G.P.A- 4.0

                                              Present                                     

                                              MS Geography, Virginia Tech 1988

                                              BA  Urban Affairs, Virginia Tech, 1978

                                                         

                                                          

REGISTRATION & LICENSURE:                   

                                              Licensed Professional Land Surveyor, KY., WVA.

                                              Certified General Real Property Appraiser, KY.

                 Licensed Real Estate Appraiser

  Certified Mediator, KY

 

                                               

                                               

 

 

 

 

PARTIAL LIST OF CLIENTS

 

Bruner Land Company                                                                       Magoffin County Board of Education

City of Morehead                                                                                Morehead  State University

City of Salyersville                                                                              Morehead Utility Plant Board

City of West Liberty                                                                            Morgan County Board of Education

CMW Architects                                                                                 Morgan County Circuit Court     

Commercial Bank                                                                              Morgan County Fiscal Court

Commonwealth Credit Union                                                             Mountain Rural Telephone

Commonwealth of Kentucky                                                              Rowan County Board of Education

 Finance and Administration Cabinet                                                 Rowan County Circuit Court

Commonwealth of Kentucky                                                               Rowan County Fiscal Court

Transportation Cabinet                                                                  Salyersville National Bank                                                 

Elliott County Board of Education                                                       Sherman Carter Barnhart Architects

Elliott County Fiscal Court                                                                  St. Claire Medical Center

Frontier Housing                                                                                 USDA Rural Development

J.D. Carty Resources                                                                         Wolfe County Board of Education

                                                                                                           Wolfe County Fiscal Court