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2020 SAMSOG/NSPS Plat Contest Announcement

SURVEYING AND MAPPING SOCIETY OF GEORGIA (SAMSOG)
2020 Annual Plat and Mapping Competition

It’s that time again! We need your best plats!

SAMSOG’s entries in 2019 were outstanding and again we had some terrific winners! Look at the names of the winners given below. We want to see your name as a winner in 2020.

2019 NSPS National Winner

Topographical Plats

2nd Place: Brian Hewes                                      

Land Engineering, Inc.                                          

McDonough, GA                                                                     

  

2019 SAMSOG Plat Contest Winners

ALTA Plats

1st Place: Shane Rousey                                          2nd Place: Lewis Shelton
Donaldson, Garrett & Assoc.                                      LRS Surveying

Macon, GA                                                                  Cartersville, GA      

                                                                                   

Boundary Plats
1st Place: Darin Cain                                                 2nd Place: Adam Baxley

London Land Surveying & Assoc.                              Land Engineering, Inc. 

Cleveland, GA                                                             McDonough, GA       

 

Topographical Plats

1st Place: Brian Hewes                                             2nd Place: Adam Baxley

Land Engineering, Inc.                                                Land Engineering, Inc.

McDonough, GA                                                          McDonough, GA             

 

 Subdivision Plats

1st Place: Jason Woods                                           2nd Place: Chris Patton       
Harris Gray, LLC                                                         Patton Land Surveying 

West Point, GA                                                           Gainesville, GA   

 

Miscellaneous Maps

1st Place: Robyn White                                             2nd Place: Jason Woods

Patton Land Surveying                                               Harris Gray, LLC

Gainesville, GA                                                           West Point, GA

 

GIS Maps

1st Place: Katina Whittier                                         2nd Place: Brian Lackey                      

Chatham County Engineering                                    Columbus Consolidated Gov’t                

Savannah, GA                                                            Columbus, GA         

SAMSOG’s 2020 Annual Plat and Mapping Competition

This will be a juried contest.  All winning entries will be exhibited at the SAMSOG Technical Seminar on January 16th-18th, 2020. Map/Plat entries must be a PDF file. No paper copies.  Entrants need not be members of SAMSOG. (For winners that go to the NSPS competition, paper copies may be required.)  A member of SAMSOG must sponsor the map, plat or project under consideration and their name must be so noted on the nomination form.  The entry plat/map must have been completed after June 30, 2018 and may not have previously been entered in this contest. The entry many be freehand, machine drafted or computer aided drafted. The maximum map size is 34” by 44”.
Prizes to be awarded

1st Place will receive $250 and admission for two to the Awards Luncheon and a Certificate. 2nd Place receive admission for one to the Awards Luncheon and a Certificate. Prizes will be awarded at the 2020 SAMSOG Technical Seminar Awards Luncheon Thursday, January 16, 2020.


Submit a high resolution PDF or submit on CD-ROM if file size is too large for e-mail. (The form will be posted on the SAMSOG website.) No multiple entries for the same category. Submissions must be a single drawing; it may originate as part of a set of drawings, however, it must be entered as a single sheet.  All entries must be received by 5pm on Monday, December 2nd, 2019.  Use one entry form per document submitted.   

 

SAMSOG’s 2020 Annual Plat and Mapping Competition: Entry Form See Attachment

All entries will be judged on adherence to the minimum standards as set forth by the State of Georgia and/or ALTA/NSPS as appropriate. The judges will consider quality, content, innovation in layout, interpretability, presentation, applicability to typical client or persons using this type of map, and correctness. Neatness and accuracy of scale will also be considered.  The decisions of the judges are final. SAMSOG will sponsor the 1st place winners for Subdivision, Boundary, Topographical, ALTA/NSPS and Miscellaneous Categories from this competition in the National NSPS Plat Contest. (Use one entry form per document submitted.)

 

Please send me your plats!!!
Thanks:
Dr. Roger C. Purcell, P.E., R.L.S.

Plat Contest Committee Chairman
Georgia Southern University

Civil Engineering & Construction Department

P.O. Box 8077
Statesboro, GA 30460 
email:
rcpurcell@georgiasouthern.edu

 

Shipping Address:

Engineering Building, Rm 1120A

201 COBA Drive, BLDG 232

Statesboro, GA 30458


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Last edited Friday, November 1, 2019
12/2/2019 at 2:13:26 PM GMT
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2020 SAMSOG/NSPS Plat Contest (Plats are due today, 12/02/2019 by 5pm)

Reminder:

Plat Contest: All entries must be received by 5pm on Monday, December 2nd, 2019.

Thanks: Roger Purcell


Last edited Monday, December 2, 2019
1/13/2020 at 2:06:58 PM GMT
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When will the winners for the categories be announced for the Plat Contest? Will it be similar to previous years where the winning entries can be shown on this site for everyone to see what the winning entries were?


Last edited Tuesday, January 14, 2020
1/23/2020 at 6:12:21 PM GMT
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Jason:
The 2020 SAMSOG Plat Contest Winners are given below:

2020 SAMSOG Plat Contest Winners

ALTA Plats
1st Place: Bradley Markham 2nd Place: Matthew Alexander
Seiler & Assoc., Inc. Rochester & Associates, Inc.
Stockbridge, GA Gainesville, GA

Boundary Plats
1st Place: Matthew Alexander 2nd Place: Bradley Markham
Rochester & Associates, Inc. Seiler & Assoc., Inc.
Gainesville, GA Stockbridge, GA

Topographical Plats
1st Place: Shane Rousey 2nd Place: Bradley Markham
Donaldson, Garrett & Assoc. Seiler & Assoc., Inc.
Macon, GA Stockbridge, GA

Subdivision Plats
1st Place: Robyn White 2nd Place: Bradley Markham
Patton Land Surveying Seiler & Assoc., Inc.
Gainesville, GA Stockbridge, GA

Miscellaneous Maps
1st Place: Shane Rousey 2nd Place: Bradley Markham
Donaldson, Garrett & Assoc. Seiler & Assoc., Inc.
Macon, GA Stockbridge, GA

GIS Maps (No entries)

Thanks: Roger




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