R. S. Scott Associates, Inc. has discontinued the practice of performing Professional Surveys. If you are in need of the services of a Professional Surveyor we encourage you to research the numerous professionals who service our area, but we are not endorsing or giving unfavorable reviews on any of these businesses.
We do have a large collection of survey records dating back to our founding in 1946. If you would like us to research our records, please note the following:
We will only release records on property that you currently own or for surveys, you previously ordered and purchased.
The minimum fee for us to research our records is $50.00 and this does not guarantee that we will find the information you are looking for.
In the event that we find information, there will be a fee for copying the information for you. We will not give you the original documents. The fee for copying documents is as follows:
Standard Pages (8 ½ x 11) are $0.50 per page
Legal Pages (8 ½ x 14) are $0.50 per page
Large black and white copies are $0.50 per square foot
Large color copies are $1.25 per square foot
Mark D Straley
Our mission is to provide high quality professional services to every client, and to foster the development of our employees' careers and the professions of engineering, surveying, and architecture.
The firm was founded in 1946 as Scott Engineering Company by Professional Engineer and Licensed Surveyor, Robert S. Scott. The company was incorporated as R. S. Scott Engineering Co., Inc. in 1956. In 1976 the name was changed to R.S. Scott Associates, Inc., to reflect the firms diversity of disciplines.
The RSSA staff includes 15-20 professional and technical personnel in both general and specialized fields. The firm has five registered engineers and a registered architect. We coordinate our work with other professionals such as Mechanical and Electrical Engineers and Landscape Architects on a subcontract basis.
For over 70 years, R.S. Scott Associates has built and maintained a solid professional engineering reputation through service to our clients locally and in most of Michigan's 83 counties.
Mark D. Straley, P.E., President
Susan P. Edwards, AIA
Construction Engineering Supervisors
St. Ignace Branch
Brian P. Olsen, P.E.
Main Office - Alpena, MI
405 River Street
Alpena, MI 49707
Branch Office - St. Ignace, MI
Second Floor, City Hall
St. Ignace, Michigan 49781
To apply for a job with R.S. Scott Associates, please send a cover letter together with your resume to: