Professional Land Surveying

Specialty Services

Specialty Road Topo

Specialty Road Topo

Plisga & Day enjoys the challenge of unique surveying applications by adapting or creating measuring techniques and technologies.


  • Mean High Water Survey
  • Hydrographic
  • Accident Site Mapping
  • Environmental Site Mapping
  • Volume Monitoring
  • Surveying with Robotics
  • RTK Stakeout and Location
  • Static GPS

Road Location

Several examples of special projects include:

  • River cross-sections across the Penobscot River to show Bangor Hydro-Electric Company the results of the removal of existing dams and for proposed dams.
  • Forensic and accident plans showing site conditions for automobile accidents, a snowmobile accident in Yarmouth, Maine and a skiing accident at Sugarloaf USA. Several of these plans were used as exhibits in their associated court case.
  • Elevations of the lake floor adjacent to Green Lake Dam for use in reconstruction plans of the Bangor Hydro-Electric Company dam.
  • Environmental site mapping of existing domestic wells in LaGrange, Maine. The Maine Department of Environmental Protection monitored wells for contamination from underground pollution.
  • Volume monitoring of gravel pits, landfills, and bark piles throughout the state of Maine.


Plisga & Day was incorporated in 1978 by Stanley J. Plisga and Richard A. Day to provide traditional land survey services. Since its founding Plisga & Day has grown into the information age by using the latest in technology and computers. Technology and commitment to quality records have extended Plisga & Day from a land service organization into a digital information product center. Plisga & Day is capable of assisting you in all your land service needs present and future.


Contributing to the success of Plisga & Day is the unique professional to support staff ratio, assuring a high degree of professional input into any service or product provided. Equally contributing to our success and reputation are the loyalty, dedication, work ethic, and motivation exhibited by our employees. Historically, this has produced outstanding service to our clients.


Surveying services vary depending on client requirements and project parameters. For example, Plisga & Day uses national standards for projects when appropriate such as when commercial clients are using national lenders. Plisga & Day strives to provide quality work that is appropriately taylored to the task at hand.

Feel free to review or download PDF versions of the state and national standards we use here at Plisga & Day.