01. What We Do?

Dempsey Surveying Company is a full service professional land surveying firm. Our client base includes architects, attorneys, title agents, mortgage lenders, municipalities, real estate brokers, contractors, excavators and private individuals. Our clients are as diverse as the projects that we have been involved in.

02.Our Association

Every Dempsey Surveying Company job is under the close supervision of an Ohio licensed professional surveyor. Dempsey Surveying Company is also a proud member of many organizations such as the American Congress on Surveying and Mapping, the Professional Land Surveyors of Ohio, and the Greater Cleveland Growth Association, just to name a few.

We maintain over 50 years of survey records, and most importantly, a professional staff committed to satisfying all of the needs of our clients in a timely and accurate fashion. Our services are used to facilitate land partition, property transfer, site development, as-builts, fence layout, site design, GIS Mapping and the layout of new improvements. Over the years, our firm has strived to be a leader in new technology. Our field crews are equipped with real time GPS receivers, robotic and reflectorless total stations, and data collectors. Our office staff uses AutoCAD, Eaglepoint and ARC GIS software. We have streamlined communication through the use of wireless technology.Our office staff can send and receive data to and from our field crews instantly. We can even link this field data to a client equipped with ARC Server.

In addition to operating in the state of Ohio, our GPS/GIS and surface model TIN preparation services are offered across the nation.


Christopher J. Dempsey is president of Dempsey Surveying Company in Cleveland, Ohio and has been providing professional surveying services since 1985 throughout northeastern Ohio. He is a second-generation surveyor. With the advent of his Cleveland based company, Precision Surveys in 1985, Mr. Dempsey earned a solid and dependable reputation in the surveying industry. From 1992-2002, as a further enhancement to his profession, he successfully managed surveying projects as co-owner of Dempsey & Neff, Inc., a corporation that included civil engineering services. In 2002 he started Dempsey Surveying Company. With the company’s sole focus on surveying concerns, Mr. Dempsey personally oversees project management to ensure exceptional service with a timely completion.

Mr. Dempsey has prepared surveys for city planners, architects, developers, title companies, and private individuals to aid in the development or sale of residential, commercial, and industrial property. The types of services offered by his firm include boundary, topographic, ALTA/NSPS, and mortgage location surveys. Additionally, the firm has provided construction staking on numerous roadway and building projects throughout northeastern Ohio. Also, the firm has provided GPS and control surveys for large-scale aerial mapping projects. Mr. Dempsey has been an expert witness for the resolution of property line disputes.

He maintains memberships with the American Congress on Surveying and Mapping, the Professional Land Surveyors of Ohio (past president and secretary of the Cleveland Chapter), and the National Society of Professional Land Surveyors.