UMS ASCE UESI Membership

Utility Mapping Services, Inc. (UMS) is an Organizational Member of the American Society of Civil Engineers, Utility Engineering and Surveying Institute (UESI).  As an Organizational Members, we have direct access to more than 2,800 UESI members, along with UESI’s partners, and cooperating organizations.  A number of our staff are active in UESI, they include: Phil Meis, Don Haines, Richard Manser, Cliff Meis, Luke Cooper, and Jerry Davis.

Jerry states “Our business is accurately designating, surveying, and mapping utilities, which require us to understand utility design, installation and maintenance.  UESI not only provides us valuable standards by which we do our work but UESI also provides an avenue for continuing education that is related to our field as well as the exchange of ideas with other utility engineers.”

UESI provides its members with various activities to support their professional and technical growth:

  • Technical Conferences – Pipelines and the Surveying & Geomatics Conferences
  • Involvement in Technical Committees and UESI Chapters
  • Development of Standards
  • Continuing Education
  • Encouraging Dialog between Utility Engineers and Other Stakeholders

UESI supports the profession by endorsing the definition of Utility Engineering:

“Utility Engineering is a branch of Civil Engineering that focuses on the planning, design, construction, operation, maintenance, and asset management of any and all utility systems, as well as the interaction between utility infrastructure and other civil infrastructure.”

Any organization or company can join UESI as an Organizational Member or Partner, including design firms, companies, associations, government agencies, and universities.

For more information contact ASCE UESI at https://www.asce.org/utility-engineering-and-surveying/utility-engineering-and-surveying/.

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