Character Spotlight “Monsen Engineering”

GKiS present’s “Monsen Engineering”

In today’s Character Spotlight, we discover a little more about one of GKiS’s awesome sponsors “Monsen Engineering”.


Company Name

Monsen Engineering


Salt Lake City, Utah; Las Vegas, Nevada; Reno, Nevada

Why did you get involved in Get Kids into Survey?

We think it is important to educate the younger generations about the surveying profession, how diverse it is and why it is essential.

What do you do?

We are a retail supply company that provides measurement solutions to professionals in the Design/Build industry.

How long have you been in the Survey Industry?

We have been serving the survey industry since 1974 (46 years).

How did you get into the Industry?

When we opened our doors in 1974 our product line consisted of pencils, pens, templates and supplies geared to architects and engineers. In the mid-80’s we began selling Trimble’s earliest GPS products to the land surveyor.

Funny Fact about you

Our company name is Monsen Engineering. People who do not know what we do always assume we are Engineers. We have to explain that we are a reseller of measurement equipment.

Favourite piece of kit and why?

To be continued

Favourite Survey technique and why?

To be continued

Your website

Monsen Engineering

If you have a character; how did you choose and what does he/ she/ thing represent?  Mean to you?

We chose the fixed wing drone as our GKIS character. We chose this to represent our company because we feel like drones represent advanced technology. We are always striving to provide today’s newest technology to our customers.