About LandTech Surveying

LandTech Surveying offers a comprehensive range of professional land surveying and planning services. With our expertise and state-of-the-art technology, we deliver accurate and reliable results to meet your project needs.

Who We Are

Expert Land Surveying and Planning Services

LandTech is located in the heart of Lake Country and serves all of Southeastern Wisconsin, we have certified professional land surveyors on staff as well as highly skilled field technicians.

LandTech has over 45 years of combined experience and is able to provide a wide range of surveys to meet our client’s needs. We stand behind the accuracy and the quality of our work. We will tailor our survey to meet your individual needs, making certain our clients are satisfied with the final product. Every survey we produce is completed with our stamp of approval.

 

What Do We Do

Dedicated to Excellence in Land Surveying and Planning

LandTech Surveying is your trusted partner for superior land surveying and planning services. At LandTech, we are committed to going above and beyond in delivering exceptionally accurate and reliable surveying solutions. Our team of seasoned professionals combines expertise, efficiency, and a responsive approach to cater to your specific project requirements. We understand the critical importance of precision in our field and are steadfast in our mission to provide dependable and professional services that you can rely on.

Our service portfolio is comprehensive, encompassing everything from ALTA/NSPS Land Title Surveys, Boundary Surveys, and Topographic Surveys. Each project is undertaken with a deep commitment to excellence, ensuring that every aspect of our work is accurate and efficient. We employ the latest technology and innovative methodologies, enabling us to deliver results that not only meet but often exceed our clients’ expectations.

At LandTech Surveying, we pride ourselves on being a responsive and respected name in the industry. We understand the unique challenges and demands of land surveying and planning, and we are equipped to address these with professionalism and adept skill. Our goal is to establish lasting relationships with our clients, anchored in trust and mutual respect. Whether you are embarking on a small-scale residential project or a large commercial development, you can count on LandTech to provide solutions that are tailored to your needs, delivered on time, and within budget.

Choose LandTech Surveying for a partner who is as invested in the success of your project as you are. Experience the peace of mind that comes with knowing your project is in the hands of one of the most dependable and respected firms in the industry.

Get In Touch For Expert Land Surveying Services

Contact us today for professional land surveying and planning services.

Get To Know Us

Meet Our Expert Team

At the heart of LandTech Surveying is our team of skilled professionals, each bringing a unique set of skills and expertise to the table. Our team is comprised of experienced land surveyors, field technicians, and draftsmen who are passionate about delivering excellence in every project.

They are not just experts in their field; they are also approachable and committed to understanding and meeting your needs. With a blend of seasoned veterans and fresh talent, our team stays at the forefront of industry trends and technologies, ensuring that we provide the most efficient and effective solutions. Meet the individuals who make LandTech Surveying a leader in the industry – a team that is professional, dependable, and ready to go above and beyond for your project.

 

John Downing

John is a licensed Professional Land Surveyor and been working in the surveying industry since 2002. 

President

John is a licensed Professional Land Surveyor and been working in the surveying industry since 2002.  He is a graduate of the Natural Resource program at Fox Valley Technical College.  Over his career John has overseen the field work and drafting of plat of surveys, topographic surveys, CSM’s, ALTA surveys, FEMA surveys, condo plats, subdivision plats and construction staking.  John’s love for the outdoors, appreciation of the development process, and entrepreneurial spirit helped guide him to create LandTech Surveying in 2010. 

When John is not working, he is enjoying time with his wife and 3 boys.  He enjoys hunting, fishing, camping, 4-wheeling, hiking, skiing and playing sports. 

Matt O’Rourke

Matt is a Professional Land Surveyor licensed in Wisconsin with 25 years of experience in a wide variety of Land Surveying projects.

Vice President

Matt is a Professional Land Surveyor licensed in Wisconsin with 25 years of experience in a wide variety of Land Surveying projects. Matt graduated from Madison Area Technical College in 1999 with an Associate Degree in Civil Engineering Technology.

He has been responsible for completion of many types of surveying projects including topographic surveys, Certified Survey Maps, Plat of Surveys, easement exhibits, legal descriptions, ALTA/NSPS surveys, control surveys, public utility corridor right of way, 3D laser scanning and construction staking projects.

Matt also has experience in subdivision plats, right of way platting, United States Public Land Survey re-monumentation, mobile LiDAR collection and mapping, and drone survey projects. Over the past several years Matt is responsible for survey crew coordination, survey mapping staff, and client coordination involving construction staking schedules and delivering boundary surveys. Matt is a past President of the Milwaukee Chapter of the Wisconsin Society of Land Surveyors.

Matt enjoys spending time with family whether it’s time at the lake, coaching, attending kid’s events, or just hanging out at home. He also spends time hunting and fishing in extra, extra free time.

Krista O’Rourke

Krista is the Office Administrator with over 15 years of industry experience.

Office Administrator

Krista is the Office Administrator with over 15 years of industry experience. Prior to her 15 years in the administrator field, she attended MATC with an emphasis in Landscape Design. When landing her first job in the Administration field, she quickly realized her passion was for that kind of work.

 She joined the team in 2023, knowing her past jobs and experience in the admin field would make for the perfect fit for the Office Administrator position. You will probably have some interaction with her during your project as she manages the start & finish of your project. She is also in charge of the other aspects of the office which include HR, AP, AR, and everything in between. Her positive energy and multi-tasking are the perfect fit for the LandTech Team.   

In her free time, Krista loves spending time with her family, watching her children’s sporting events, on the water boating, or at the gym instructing fitness classes (15+ years) & personal training (PT certified).

Lori Smith

Lori joined the LandTech team during the summer of 2018.

Survey Technician II

Lori joined the LandTech team during the summer of 2018. She initially started as the Office Administrator, then became interested in the process of drafting. In 2019 under the guidance of John and Matt she shifted to drafting and now holds the title of Survey Tech II. Lori’s main focus consists of drafting Subdivision Plats, Certified Survey Maps and Lake Surveys.

Lori has a diverse list of past experiences: She was raised in the lake country area on a dairy farm, has taught agriculture at the Joliet Junior College, Consumer Loan processing at the Sugar River Bank of New Glarus as well as loan program technician at the USDA Farm Service Agency.

She enjoys spending her free time with her family, friends and 5 children, working in the garden, cooking, hunting and fishing.    

Jay Kohlhaas

Jay has 23 years design experience in various fields within the commercial and residential architectural industry. 

Home Construction Project Manager

Jay has 23 years design experience in various fields within the commercial and residential architectural industry.  Having graduated from a Technical College in 2002 with an associate degree in AutoCAD, he’s been steadily progressing his career throughout the industry to give himself a well-rounded understanding of all things architecture.

When Jay isn’t spending time with his wife or two sons, he’s either in the woods hiking or hunting, in or on the water floating or fishing, or on shore with a cigar and a bourbon.  He also enjoys making memories with his family as often as he can.

“Be silly, be stupid, be weird, be whatever; because life is too short to be anything but happy.”

Jake Tetzlaff

Jake is our Survey Crew Chief here at LandTech Surveying, LLC.

Survey Crew Chief

Jake is our Survey Crew Chief here at LandTech Surveying, LLC. He is responsible for managing and completing the field work for projects including Boundary Surveys, Topographic Surveys, Construction Staking, Plat of Surveys, Elevation Certificates and more.  Jake has been a part of the LandTech team since March 2014.  He is working his way towards earning his Professional Land Surveyors license in the future.

Jake is a member of the Wisconsin Society of Land Surveyors (WSLS), National Society of Professional Surveyors (NSPS) and the Society of Southeastern Wisconsin Land Surveyors Chapter.  He is also a current committee member and past Chairman of the Oconomowoc / Waukesha Ducks Unlimited Chapter.

During his free time Jake enjoys spending time outdoors hunting, fishing, traveling and camping with his wife, his two sons and two dogs! Jake has been playing ice hockey for 20+ years.

Tyce Wuesthoff

Tyce, one of LandTech’s Survey Crew Chiefs, he is a Certified Survey Technician and an Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS) Pilot with a Part 107 Commercial License. 

Survey Crew Chief, CST Level 1, UAS Pilot

Tyce, one of LandTech’s Survey Crew Chiefs, he is a Certified Survey Technician and an Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS) Pilot with a Part 107 Commercial License.  After graduating from Beaver Dam High School, Tyce served for five years as a Marine Corps Infantryman with three overseas deployments. 

Following his honorable discharge, Tyce attended Fox Valley Technical College and obtained an Associate Degree in Natural Resources with specialties in Habitat and Land Use Management and Forestry Management.  He is also a member of National Society of Professional Surveyors (NSPS) and Wisconsin Society of Land Surveyors (WSLS). 

Tyce spends a lot of time on the water, both professionally and personally, as he is LandTech’s lake survey specialist, and an avid outdoorsman, sportsman, and conservationist.

Jeff Navaro

Jeff joined LandTech as a field tech in the fall of 2021.

Field Technician I

Jeff joined LandTech as a field tech in the fall of 2021.  Prior to joining LandTech, Jeff had attended Moraine Park technical college and obtained a technical degree in welding, He was AWS D1.1 3G and AWS D1.6 3G certified with the state of Wisconsin and had welded for 10 years.  Loving the outdoors, Jeff decided he wanted to pursue a career with LandTech as a Professional Land Surveyor.

In Jeff’s free time, He is an avid outdoorsman who enjoys upland hunting with his dog and spending time with his Wife and Son.

Honey “Bear” Downing

Bear was born on December 14th, 2018.

Office Greeter

Bear was born on December 14th, 2018.  She has been working for LandTech her entire life greeting employees and clients on a daily basis.  Her biggest passion in life is retrieving anything that you can throw.  When shes not working or sleeping on the job, she enjoys going hunting for ducks, geese and pheasants.