Kvaerner Surveys : Warrington, UK.  1994

Simon Atkinson
CEO / Founder of Texas Surveys Ltd.


B.Sc Building Studies  :  Anglia University, UK

Grad. Dip. Construction  :  Anglia University, UK

30+ Years Experience in Surveying and Construction 

25+ Years Experience in As-Built Data Collection / PM

          Photogrammetry & Laser Scanning 

          3D As-Built Model Production

          Survey & Point Cloud Registration

Projects Director: 350+ Projects,  250+ CCGT’s,  In Over 50 Countries


A Global Service Provider in Laser Scanning & Digital Twin Modeling

A Global Service Provider with over 25 years experience in Digital Twin Data Collection and Dimensional Control Project Management. Simon Atkinson CEO of Texas Surveys Ltd. started surveying and collecting as-built data in 1994 and has been a pioneer and developer of laser scanning best practices since 1997. Using Proven Data Capture Techniques, and the fastest phase based scanners in the world from the Z+F Imager range, Texas Surveys regularly captures over 80 Scans Per Day including target setup and survey.

Capturing 80+ scans per day allows for more data collected at a significantly reduced cost. Texas Surveys is completely flexible and will work to provide whatever deliverable is required. Clients are not tied down to a specific software or working procedure, and can request alternate deliverables at little or no extra cost. Texas Surveys project management and field crews have a proven track record Delivering On Schedule And Within Budget.

Texas Surveys consistently delivers Accurate And Complete Data. Multiple deliverables are available. Customizable and scalable deliverables include: Registered Point Clouds in LFM Server And Cyclone Databases to highly detailed Digital Twin (as-built / as-is) 3D Models. 3D Models can be delivered in the format of your choice: , AutoCAD, SmartPlant, Microstation, E3D, Creo, Pro/E, NX, Solid Works, SolidEdge, Catia, …etc. All Deliverables Are Customizable And Scalable to include as much or as focused detail as required.

Texas Surveys has a structured business model designed to reduce costs, provide the Best Competitive Rates and Lowest Lump Sum Bids. Through a combination of telecommuting, asset sharing, enhanced data collection techniques and processing data across multiple time zones, Texas Surveys provides the most Cost Effective Solution.


Simon consistently displayed great professionalism. His knowledge of all aspects of digital surveying techniques and their application to 3D modeling applications is outstanding. Simon is gifted with a blend of personality, outstanding communication skills, presentation skills and technical knowledge which allow him to fit in with the field engineering office or the corporate board room. Simon was a pleasure to work with. He has the kind of talent successful organizations seek.

Lanny Ottosen CDI Corp.

Simon is the standard for Laser Scanning. I have worked with him for almost 20 years and nobody understands the process better than he. If you want something scanned correctly and to trust it is accurate, Simon is the man!.

Harold Vicknair E-Cad

Simon’s knowledge of Dimensional Control and 3D Laser Scanning is second to none. His exceptional experience within this field expands over 30 years and is evident in the quality, accuracy, quick delivery and professionalism he prides himself on. Although based in the US, his portfolio is extensive, not only domestic but numerous international projects. I have had the pleasure of working with Simon for the past 20 years and would highly recommend him, his team and his services

Neal Andrews Z+F UK