Our Team

Meet Our Team Members

Patrick Korabek

Patrick Korabek

E: pat@bennettsurveys.com

B.C.L.S. and President at Bennett Land Surveying Ltd

Patrick Korabek has been with Bennett Land Surveying Ltd for over 15 years and became a partner in early 2005. Since receiving his commission in 2000, Patrick’s focus has been in the field of engineering and cadastral surveys within the Lower Mainland, ranging from small, single-family residential projects to large multi-unit strata property developments.

Mike Shaw


Mike Shaw has worked in the survey profession for over 35 years. He earned his diploma in Surveying Technology from BCIT in 1973 and was commissioned as a B.C. Land Surveyor in 1988. He has experience with a wide range of engineering, hydrographic and legal surveys. Mike applies his expertise to major land development projects that include subdivisions (conventional and air space plans), strata plans, leasehold plans, right of ways and all other aspects of surveying.

John Franko


John Franko has been with Bennett Land Surveying Ltd for over 10 years and became a partner in early 2014. John spent the early part of his career surveying the steep and rocky terrain of the Sea to Sky. Since receiving his commission in 2011, he has managed jobs from 650 acre residential lots to the surveying of the Sea to Sky Gondola in Squamish. Apart from covering all aspects of the survey profession, if you have steep, rocky terrain, John can get the job done on time and on budget.

Team Member

Tyson Cotnam

E: tyson@bennettsurveys.com

B.C.L.S. and C.L.S

Tyson Cotnam has been with Bennett Land Surveying since 2005, recently becoming a partner in 2014. Tyson received his commissions as a Canada Lands Surveyor in 2010 and a British Columbia Land Surveyor in 2011. His services and expertise include the subdivision and development processes in both rural and urban areas, ranging from small scale residential to large scale multi-phased air space-strata developments, Aboriginal surveys and utility rights of way.

Michael Seitz

Michael Seitz

E: mike@bennettsurveys.com


Michael Seitz, B.C.L.S. has been involved in the surveying profession since 1976 and was commissioned as a B.C. Land Surveyor in 1985. Throughout the years he has gained experience in managing topographic mapping surveys, mineral claim, utility right-of-way, construction, legal, and GPS control surveys. Mike has worked in remote areas of Canada, the U.S., Africa, Saudi Arabia, Venezuela and South America.

Colin Cowx

Project Manager

Colin Cowx has been in the surveying business for a long time (40 years). As a young surveyor, Colin worked for the British Columbia Provincial Government, carrying out highway rights-of-way surveys. He has experience in mineral claims surveys and hydro rights-of-way. He has worked all over B.C. and as far north as Alaska. Colin has been with Bennett Land Surveying Ltd for over 20 years, and is currently a project manager on large residential, condominium and retail developments.

Rob Adriaensen

Rob Adriaensen

Larry Penonzek

Larry Penonzek

To talk with one of our team members, feel free to give us a call.

North Vancouver Office

201-275 Fell Ave
North Vancouver, BC V7P 3R5

Surrey Office

Suite 201 – 9547 152 Street,
Surrey, BC V3R 5Y5

P: 604-582-0717
F: 604-582-0770
E: surrey@bennettsurveys.com

Sunshine Coast Office

634 Farnham Rd,
Gibsons, BC, V0N 1V8
P: 604-886-2531

Hours Of Operation

Monday - Friday 09:00 AM - 05:00 PM

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