R.K. (Kevin) Jones

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Kevin Jones, ALS
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1994-present
Known for President of Jones Geomatics Ltd.

As published in ALS News upon receiving his commission in 1994

R. Kevin Jones was born in Halifax, Nova Scotia in 1960. A diploma in Land Surveying was received from the Nova Scotia Land Survey Institute in 1984,and a B.Sc. in Surveying Engineering from the University of New Brunswick in 1988.

John Matthyssen, ALS and Bernie McKenna, ALS served as Kevin's principals from 1989 to 1994. Commission as an Alberta Land Surveyor was received on March 31, 1994. "Construction Survey Layout" was the topic of the technical report submitted as part of the qualifying examination.

Kevin was involved in legal surveys in Nova Scotia, worked for the Canadian Coast Guard and Transport Canada, spent six months with Dynatec Mining Corporation in New Brunswick, over three years with McElhanney Land Surveys (Alta) Ltd. in Calgary, and two years with Loeppky, Matthyssen & Associates Ltd. where he completed his articles. Kevin returned to the oil resource industry with Universal Surveys in Calgary where he worked with Con Zarowny, ALS. Kevin established his own firm, Jones Geomatics Ltd. in 1999.

Hobbies include woodworking, sailing and golfing.