Derek Klinkenborg, PLS, RPLS, CFedS

Director of Survey Operations

Mr. Klinkenborg is the Director of Survey Operations for National Due Diligence Services (NDDS), a Division of American Surveying & Mapping, Inc. (ASM) He is a registered professional surveyor in 26 states and a Certified Federal Surveyor (CFedS). He has over 35 years of experience in boundary, topographic, right-of-way, construction layout, GPS, ALTA/NSPS, engineering and architectural surveys and more.

Mr. Klinkenborg has more than 30 years of project management and managerial experience. His previous positions have entailed Chief of Surveys, Survey Management, VP of Field Services & Director of Surveying in some of the most respected firms in the nation. In his current role, he is responsible for personnel supervision, field work, budgeting, quality control/quality assurance, training, motivation and evaluation. He is skilled at writing, reviewing and editing legal descriptions and adept at researching municipal, state and federal records. He has supervised the preparation of legal plats and legal descriptions and has been responsible for all preliminary and final surveys required in the conduct of pipeline and energy related projects. He is Certified—Veriforce, Placement of Pipeline Markers & locater of buried pipelines and Certified (NCCER), Pipeline Maintenance Technician V3. As part of his position at NDDS/ASM, he will be available to provide expert client consultation. He is experienced in AutoCAD, Trimble Geomatics Office, TDS and other necessary digital technology to provide the necessary service and exceed the expectations of our high profile client base.