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RICS 150th anniversary: celebrating the profession

During our 150th anniversary year, we celebrated the achievements of the profession and demonstrated its importance to society, both in the past and in the future.

We asked you: what's the most inspiring surveying achievement?

After exploring 150 exceptional surveying stories from RICS professionals around the world, you voted for the surveying story which inspired you most among the 64 projects shortlisted. Over 13,000 votes were cast, and we can proudly announce the winners in each of the 10 individual categories....

1868 - 2018: celebrating 150 years

The 150th anniversary of RICS has been an opportunity to reflect on all that our profession has achieved since 1868.

Surveyors have been at the forefront of some of the most remarkable developments in human history, as technological advancements have taken us to previously untouched parts of our world, to the depths of the oceans, and even into space.