Shanks Associates

Engineers - Surveyors - Planners

Serving Southside and Southwest Virginia since 1987.

* Shanks Associates, P.C. provides engineering services from the Danville office, in addition to surveying, land planning,
drainage design, environmental permitting and erosion control design, which are offered at both offices.

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We are proud of our employees' accomplishments!

Congratulations to Justin Dalton for recently passing Part I of the Commonwealth of Virginia Land Surveying Exam. Justin is now eligible to sit for the principals and practice exam, which is the final 8 hour exam required to become a licensed land surveyor in the State of Virginia.

Also, congratulations to Fred O. Shanks, III, on his election to serve on the City Council of the City of Danville.

Happy Anniversary to Surveying Manager Tom Godfrey, and his wife Vicky. Twenty eight years and still smiling!


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Our services include:

target   Commercial, Industrial and Residential Site Development Planning
target  Erosion and Sediment Control and Stormwater Management Plans
target  Waterline, Sanitary Sewer and Storm Sewer Design
target  Complete Land Surveying Services - Boundary, Topographic, Construction Staking, ALTA/ACSM, Subdivisions
target   Earthwork Volume Calculations Using Digital Terrain Modelling

target   Earthwork Volume Calculations Using Digital Terrain Modelling

target   Earthwork Volume Calculations Using Digital Terrain Modelling

Some of our recent projects include:  


Estes Express Lines
Pulaski, Virginia.  
Shanks Associates provided topographic and boundary surveys and site planning for the new Estes Express Lines Pulaski Virginia Freight Terminal.

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Various ALTA/ACSM surveys throughout the region. Follow the link for an up-to-date listing.

 Off-site storm sewer survey, topography and right-of-way acquisition platting for the new Home Depot store in Roanoke, Va.

Topographic, boundary survey and site planning for 13 acre Commercial/Multi-Family residential site in Roanoke, Va. (See our technology page for an illustration).

Boundary and topographic surveying, as well as site planning for Oakey's Funeral Service's new east location on Alternate Route 220, Botetourt County, Virginia.

Gas main extensions for the City of Danville.

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Cellular phone service tower sites in Fairfield, New River, Axton, and Warm Springs Virginia

Construction Surveying for new addition to Saint Johns Lutheran Church in Roanoke and the "Foodette" convenience store/restaurant/nursery in Roanoke County.

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Topographic surveys for Cave Spring Baptist Church in Roanoke County and Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church in Salem.

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Boundary and topographic surveys, site planning, road design and earthwork quanities for Windsor Crest subdivision in Danville.
Topographic and boundary surveys for the City of Danville Auctioneers Park and Dan River Pedestrian Bridge and Railway Depot Museum.
Topographic and ALTA/ACSM surveys and site design for Ballou Park Shopping Center Renovations, Danville, Virginia.

Let Shanks Associates assist you with your next project. Our staff is experienced with the latest in field and office technology, allowing your project to proceed quickly, efficiently and accurately.

Interested in learning more about how Shanks Associates can help with your next project?

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You can reach us via regular mail at:

Shanks Associates, P.C.
Engineering - Surveying - Planning
509 Loyal Street
Danville, VA.
Phone: (434) 797-5446


J.A. Gustin and Associates
(Surveying & Site Planning Office)
5030 Kings Mountain Road, Suite A
Adams Realty Building
Collinsville VA
Phone: (276) 647-6588

*  Shanks Associates, P.C.  provides engineering services  from the Danville office, in addition to surveying and site development planning, which are offered at bothl offices.

Thank you for visiting our web site, and we look forward to hearing from you soon. 


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