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Our Services

Civil Engineering

Tetra Land Services is experienced in the design and management of civil projects in and around Texas and the southeast United States. Tetra Engineers bring 25+ years of experience and know-how to all phases of civil development services, specializing in drainage planning and mitigation for the Gulf Coast’s poor soil and low-lying topography.

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Land Surveys

Tetra Land Services is a full service commercial and residential land surveying company. The survey team specializes in: Commercial Surveys, Topographic Surveys, Elevation Certificates, Platting and Re-platting Subdivision (Boundary, Lots, Streets and Utilities) and Sub-divided lots Neighborhood Design. Lot Survey Plot Plans; Form, Slab and Final Survey F.E.M.A. Elevation Certificates.

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The Appraisal team of Tetra Land Services is State certified for both commercial and residential appraisal services. The Appraisal office utilizes web and client based software, as well as state of the art data gathering tools in the field to assemble reports with the highest levels of accuracy, in an EDI format. Tetra Appraisals delivers: Superior customer service 2-4 business day turnaround.

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About Us

Founded in 2003, Tetra Land Services provides Civil Design, Land Surveying, Planning and Appraisal services across the entire State of Texas. Tetra was recognized in 2009 as one of Houston's Fastest 100 growing Companies by the Houston Business Journal. Tetra has 25 years Civil Engineering + 25 years Planning +30 years Surveying + 20 years Appraising.

While we are focused on design, development and mapping, we also dedicate time, expertise and knowledge to improving our local Texas communities. Over the past decade Tetra has donated both time and dollars to the Houston SPARK park initiative and the City of Bellaire Parks Fund.


Civil Engineering Services

  • Feasibility studies
  • Zoning and entitlement review
  • Private Utility Coordination
  • Public Utility Reservation Applications
  • Traffic Impact Studies and Analysis
  • COH JRC Applications
  • 380 Agreements
  • MUD/TIRZ Coordination
  • MUD Re-imbursement coordination
  • Site Planning
  • Grading Plans
  • Utility Plans
  • Drainage Plans
  • Stormwater Detention Plans
  • Floodplain Mitigation Plans
  • Erosion Control Plans
  • Offsite Public Utility Construction Documents
  • Traffic Control Plans
  • Pavement Restoration Plans
  • Storm Water Management and Planning
  • Storm Water Quality Permit Application (SWQMP) preparation
  • Corps of Engineers Nationwide Permit Coordination
  • Local, Regional, State and Federal Permitting
  • Construction Management
  • Construction Administration
  • As-Built Inspection and Certification
  • Project Close-out Documents
Project Types
  • Mixed-use Developments
  • Major Anchor Retail Centers
  • Multi-family residential developments
  • Office buildings and corporate campuses
  • Industrial distribution including rail service
  • Manufacturing facilities
  • Churches and worship centers
  • Cemeteries
  • Parks and recreation facilities
  • Education and healthcare campuses
  • Utilities and streets

Land Survey Services

Types of Surveys
  • ALTA/ NSPS - Commercial Title Survey
  • Topographic Surveys
  • As-Built Survey
  • Boundary Surveys
  • Title Surveys
  • Form, Slab, and Final Survey
  • Tree Surveys
Land Planning
  • Platting
  • Re-Platting
  • Amending Plats
  • Neighborhood Design
Other Services
  • FEMA Elevation Certificate
  • Easement Acquisition
  • Plot Plans

Commercial & Residential Appraisal Services

  • General Certified
  • Restricted Appraisal Report
  • Appraisal Report
  • Consulting
  • Feasability
  • Review
  • Residential Certified
  • 1004 Single Family
  • Vacant Land
  • Multi-Family
  • 1073 Condominium
  • 1025 Small Residential Income
  • Review
  • General Certified
  • Eminent Domain
  • Condemnation
  • Review
  • Litigation


Years Civil Engineering


Years Planning


Years Surveying


Years Appraising

Main Office

Tetra Land Services is a civil engineering, commercial and residential land surveying company. Tetra also handles commercial and residential appraisals in the Houston, Austin and College Station areas. We are TxDOT pre-certified. At Tetra Land Services, we understand that accountability and a commitment to expedient service is vital to our customers. Please contact us any time regarding our engineering, land surveying, platting, appraisal or other services.

Tetra Land Services

5304 Ashbrook

Houston, Texas 77081

Phone: 713-462-6100

Fax: 713-432-1003

Email: jvn@tlstx.com

Texas Board of Professional Land

Surveying Registration Number: 10127500

Texas Engineering Firm: F-22195

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