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  • Basics of subdivision plat surveys

    Subdivision plat surveys are the cornerstone of suburban and urban development, providing the essential framework for the creation of new residential, commercial, and industrial spaces. These surveys play a crucial role in transforming raw land into organized parcels. At Viox & Viox, we deal with subdivision plats regularly. In this blog, we explore the fundamental…

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  • What as-built drawings are and why they are important

    As-built drawings are an essential part of the construction process, but since they typically come toward the end of the process, they are often an afterthought. As-built drawings serve as the definitive record of a construction project’s final outcome. They detail every modification and addition made during the building process. They are essential blueprints that…

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  • How Drones are Used in Surveying

    In a short time, drones have gone from a hobbyist’s novelty to a critical tool used daily across various industries. One profession in which drones have made a significant impact is Land Surveying, revolutionizing the way topographic surveys are conducted, providing definition that were previously unimaginable. Let’s take a closer look at what drone surveys…

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  • What is construction staking?

    Construction staking is an imperative phase during the building process as it connects design with actual construction. It is one of the initial processes in carrying out your plans accurately. Let’s dive into the realm of construction staking, exploring its definition, various types, the process, its pivotal importance, and discover how Viox & Viox can…

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  • Exploring Topographic Surveys and Corridor Mapping: Services Offered by Viox & Viox

    Topographic surveys and corridor mapping are critical components of land development, infrastructure planning, and engineering projects. Understanding what these surveys entail and their relationship is essential for property owners, developers, and engineers. Let’s delve into the details of topographic surveys, corridor mapping, and how Viox & Viox can provide these services in Ohio and Kentucky.…

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  • Understanding ALTA VS Boundary Surveys

    When it comes to property transactions and development projects, having accurate and comprehensive surveys are essential. Two common types of surveys that play a crucial role in real estate transactions are ALTA/NSPS Land Title Surveys and Boundary Surveys. Let’s explore what these surveys entail, their requirements, and the key differences between them, while also highlighting…

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  • Understanding Boundary Surveys: Exploring Ohio and Kentucky Differences            

    Boundary surveys play a crucial role in property ownership and development, ensuring that land boundaries are accurately defined and legally documented. Whether you’re in Ohio or Kentucky, understanding what a boundary survey entails and any regional differences is essential for property owners and developers alike. Let’s delve into the specifics and explore how Viox &…

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  • JAMES H. VIOX, JR. MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP – CLASS OF 2023

    JAMES H. VIOX, JR. MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP – CLASS OF 2023

    For the fourth consecutive year, Viox & Viox is honored to award two graduating Lloyd Memorial High School students with $1,000 scholarships. The James H. Viox, Jr. Memorial Scholarship was created in 2020 to mark the 75th anniversary of Viox & Viox and is named after the Erlanger firm’s founder, James H. Viox, Jr. (Lloyd…

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