Exceptional Quality, Professional Service

With two Florida offices in Jacksonville and Gainesville, the team at Degrove Surveyors brings experience, expertise, and professionalism to every project. Our team is led by five licensed professional surveyors and mappers.  Possessing nearly 140 years of combined experience, these licensed professionals offer a diverse level of expertise that is rarely found in a single firm.  Each project is managed under the responsible charge of one of these licensed professionals, who ensures that the project receives the professional oversight, organization, quality control, and quality assurance necessary for project success. 

These professionals are assisted by a hihgly-skilled technical staff.  The team includes Geomatics-degreed S.I.T. Survey Technicians who are working towards licensure and contribute to project success both in the office and in the field.  Degrove has also built a team of experienced field crews that exemplify the highest level of professionalism in the industry. Many of our field crew workers have attended specialty training seminars in topics such as RTK GPS, subsurface utility location, proper field procedures, hydrographic surveying, and safety/first aid.   Whatever your project needs, our team has the diverse experience and expertise to ensure the sucess of your project.

Ray Niles P.S.M., C.H., President*

Degrove President Ray Niles (Email: .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)) is a hands-on leader who understands that clarity and accuracy are critical to his client's success. He knows that building long-term relationships requires more than sound technical skills, it requires exceptional communication and customer service. More »

Tom Tracz, P.S.M., Vice President*

Since launching his career in 1982, Degrove Vice President Tom Tracz (Email: .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)) has served as project manager and company liaison on a wide variety of projects, including boundary, hydrographic, topographic, land acquisition, and vertical plane surveys. More »

Brenda Catone P.S.M., Project Manager

Degrove Project Manager Brenda Catone (Email: .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)) brings with her a wealth of knowledge coupled with outstanding customer service and management skills. A stickler for detail, Brenda specializes in working with private developers of large residential and industrial subdivisions and large sports and entertainment venues. More »

Matthew Niles, Project Manager

Degrove Project Manager Matt Niles (Email: .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)) specializes in Hydrographic surveys but has also served as project manager on a wide variety of projects including boundary, topographic, and utility location surveys. More »