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Chris Hopper

Chris Hopper

Licensed Cadastral Surveyor
Bachelor of Surveying 1997
Registered Surveyor (NZ)
S+SNZ Registered Professional Surveyor

Davis Ogilvie & Partners Ltd
PO Box 589, Christchurch 8140
Phone : 029 771 2872
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Chris is a senior Registered Professional and Licensed Cadastral Surveyor with over 20 years post graduate experience. He specialises in all aspects of rural and urban cadastral surveys, greenfield developments and all aspects of land development resource management processes.

Chris oversees all aspects of our surveying projects in the Christchurch office, from topographical surveys to building set outs, to rural/residential subdivisions, to the preparation of Māori land and survey office plans.

Chris is currently on the Ethics Committee of Survey & Spatial New Zealand and has previously served as secretary and treasurer on the executive committee of the Rotorua /of Plenty branch of the Institute of Surveyors (predecessor to Survey & Spatial).

Interests outside of work

Chris’s interests include spending time with his family, tramping, aviation and mountain biking.

Significant projects

Mt Lyford
North Canterbury
The Terrace