RICS celebrates the role of surveyors with new videos

RICS has released two videos looking at the role of surveyors in both a city and rural environment features interesting stats and facts on surveyors contribution to society.

The City video highlights the various roles played by surveyors in keeping the world famous London skyline functioning, from the Facilities Manager who is in charge of the security and strategy at The Shard to protect occupiers across the building’s 72 floors, to the Quantity Surveyor who estimated and managed the £43m construction cost of City Hall.

Moving to look at a surveyors role in the rural landscape the video looks at the varied role of a rural surveyor and highlights where their expertise can be used, from the building and positioning of large infrastructure projects like power lines, to working with farmers and landowners to provide advice on agricultural activities and financial support.

The videos are part of RICS ongoing commitment to demonstrating the extraordinary contribution surveyors make to the world today.