Surveying And Mapping Inc. (SAM Inc.) announced that Roger Wheat, RPLS, joined the firm as Senior Staff.

Wheat brings with him more than 35 years of surveying and management experience, including 14 years of experience with the Texas Department of Transportation. Other experience includes managing a branch office of a leading national engineering and environmental consulting firm. At SAM Inc., Roger will provide senior leadership and assist the firm with marketing, quality control, and special projects.

SAM Inc. provides professional surveying, photogrammetry, subsurface utility engineering, and GIS services throughout Texas and elsewhere for federal, state and local governments and private clients. The company, founded in 1994, employs more than 120 professionals and technicians in offices in Austin, Dallas, and Houston, Texas.

Source: SAM Inc., Oct. 2004