JSC Infoland Georgia (IG) is a boutique service and consultancy firm providing geodetic and topographic land and real property surveys (using modern/high-precision geodetic instruments and professional real property surveyors), title registration facilitation and assistance, resettlement and land acquisition management, due diligence and legal consultations to its clientele. Also, IG is an exclusive distributor of Kolida GNSS products and accessories in Georgia. Infoland Georgia focuses on delivery of enduring results and value to the customers it serves.
We are a service company and we provide a number of standard as well as unique value propositions and services to our customers:
GIS-supported survey of land and above-ground property
Cadastral survey • Stakeout • Topographic survey • Indoor Survey • Linear object survey
Our value and unique proposition involves understanding what client wants and needs and tailoring service to the client’s best interest, which sometimes means going an extra mile to accomplish the task and achieve best results. We survey accurately with high-precision modern instruments in a timely manner, employing only certified and professional real property surveyors.
Title registration facilitation and support
Registration of ownership, lease, servitude, right to build and usufruct titles in a timely and streamlined manner • Land / property-related legal consultations and legal advice
Our legal team takes care of the hassle for the identification, collection and submission of all relevant documents required for proper title registration at the National Agency of Public Registry of Georgia. Our senior legal expert counts over 20 years of legal experience in Georgian land market, has been involved in drafting several major laws that shaped current system of agricultural land ownership in the country and is usually summoned by large corporations and the government officials to provide professional legal advice in land-related cases.
Resettlement and Land acquisition management
Land resettlement policy framework / plan preparation and development • Land resettlement implementation and land/property acquisition process management and oversight
Our resettlement/land acquisition experts have 16+ years of experience working on large infrastructural projects (Baku-Tbilisi-Ceyhan Oil and South Caucasus Gas Pipelines, Western Route Export Pipeline (Supsa), Baku-Tbilisi-Kars Railway, Tbilisi Bypass Railway, Anaklia Deep Sea Port and Railway, Ninotsminda Underground Gas Storage Facility, Khudoni Hydro Power Plant, Georgian Railway Modernization) in Georgia. Therefore, Infoland Georgia’s technical expertise and clout in resettlement-related activities is there for our clients to harness.
Infoland Georgia is a client-centric company that will put an extra effort, although at no extra cost to a customer, to accomplish its goal in meeting client’s needs and best interests. We are direct with the clients we service; we tell them how we see things and offer our solutions with almost guaranteed outcome. If there is a wall (metaphorically speaking about the obstacle or a problem) we see on our way, we will not stop there, we will look for the ways to overcome it, to go around it, to jump above it or even dig an underground tunnel beneath it, if need be, everything within the limits of ethical and legal efforts and in a timely manner.
Infoland Georgia is probably the only company on the Georgian market (in a relevant line of work) that has formalized ABC (Anti-Bribery and Corruption) policies, adopted and enforces Health, Safety and Security protocols and has a very specific labor and employment policy. By the way, BP conducted an audit of ABC procedures in 2017 and positive results were impressive even for BP (which has thousands of contractors worldwide), one of Infoland Georgia’s long-term clients. We have developed and put in place procurement policy and Code of Ethics and Conduct.
Infoland Georgia is outsourcing its accounting to BDO International, which is in the top 5 of International Financial Accounting firms worldwide. We do not have petty cash, because we use cashless system and settle all our financial transactions via bank transfers. This approach eliminates cash handling costs, provides greater security of funds and reduces audit time.
Infoland Georgia has a unique customized management information system software (exclusively developed by Infoland Georgia software developer), which streamlines daily operations and management of internal and external workflow and processes. We have an all-in-one management tool that helps management and the staff to work efficiently. This tool incorporates timesheet management, procurement, invoicing, contracting, inventory management, financial reporting and other important components of everyday operations.
Infoland Georgia is an environment-friendly company and has enforced paperless financial and tax accounting management from the start. This means all financial and accounting documentation is logged, maintained, generated and communicated electronically.
Our mission is to help our clients and customers in meeting their goals by providing unmatched service quality paired with timely and competitive pricing options and continuous support during service delivery.
Our values are very straight forward: i. We believe in meritocracy and offer our staff respective compensation and career development opportunities; ii. We believe that the work we do for our customers and clients shall be of highest standard, quality and managed efficiently in a timely manner; iii. We strive always to progress and go forward to develop and learn more in the challenging and interesting world we live in.
We provide tailored solutions and services to a variety of clients, including but not limited to, International Large Corporations, International as well as Local Development Institutions, Local Non-Governmental Organisations and local businesses.
The core staff of Infoland Georgia has been working with BP Georgia since 2002 on largest infrastructural projects ever to be implemented in the country, that is Tbilisi-Baku-Ceyhan (TBC) Oil and South Caucasus (Shah Deniz) Gas Pipeline (SCP), South Caucasus (Shah Deniz) Gas Pipeline Expansion (SCPX), as well as Western Route Export Pipeline (a.k.a. Supsa) projects, providing unmatched services for resettlement, geodetic survey, land acquisition and title registration support for thousands of land parcels and properties affected. Presently, Infoland Georgia is an exclusive contractor of BP Georgia companies focusing on land survey, title registration and land acquisition support activities.
Ministry of Economy and Sustainable Development of Georgia
Infoland Georgia worked with the Ministry of Economy and Sustainable Development of Georgia through a brokerage memorandum allowing facilitation and support in the process of state land privatization for private owners. Hundreds of hectares of agricultural land were privatized by local and international investors with the assistance rendered by Infoland Georgia.
Kutaisi City Hall
Infoland Georgia prepared market price zoning GIS map for the City of Kutaisi. The task involved bringing together real estate appraisers and GIS specialists to analyze real estate prices through market research and developing a GIS-based zoning map, with different pricing layers and categories, which was accomplished successfully.
Professional Development Center for Appraisers and Real Estate Experts of Georgia
Infoland Georgia renders regular lecturing and training services to the Professional Development Center for Appraisers and Real Estate Experts of Georgia in conducting courses for certification of real property surveyors in Georgia.
Georgian National Botanical Garden
Infoland Georgia surveyed and prepared a cadastral plan for the Tbilisi Botanical Garden as well as staked out dozens of points for the client.
Georgian Railway and GIS and RS Consulting Center Geographic
Infoland Georgia was a contractor of GeoGraphic and a subcontractor of JSC Georgian Railway and provided inventory and cadastral survey of private land parcels affected by the Anaklia Deep Water Port and Railway project as well as prepared Resettlement Action Plan for the project. Under another subcontract, Infoland Georgia provided land acquisition, inventory and title registration support for the Georgian Railway Modernization project.
AT Geotech is an Azerbaijan-based company providing regional geological engineering services for large infrastructural projects, which contracted Infoland Georgia to assist in identifying sites and soliciting soil sample drilling and site access permits on state land from the Ministry of Economy and Sustainable Development of Georgia. Infoland Georgia also helped the client with preparing compensation packages and negotiating agreements with project affected private landowners throughout Georgia.
National Agency of State Property of Georgia
Infoland Georgia worked with the National Agency of State Property through a brokerage memorandum allowing facilitation and support in the process of state land privatization for private owners. Hundreds of hectares of agricultural land were privatized by local and international investors with the assistance rendered by Infoland Georgia.
Association of Professionals on Land and Realty
Association of Professionals on Land and Realty (APLR) has been a professional incubator for the Infoland Georgia staff as the core staff members and top managers of our company worked in the APLR for years, learning and gaining experience throughout various complex and interesting projects. Presently, Infoland Georgia provides regular services to APLR ranging from resettlement consultations to services associated with land acquisition.
Infoland Georgia is a regular contractor of Daliari Energy JSC for land-related surveys, including cadastral surveys and stake outs required for the company in the Kazbegi area.
Trans Electrica Georgia
Preliminary Resettlement Action Plan was prepared with participation of Infoland Georgia team for one of the largest Khudoni Hydro Power Plants (700 MW) in Georgia.
Tbilisi Media Library Union
Infoland Georgia conducted an indoor survey of Mediathek’s Tbilisi Libraries and prepared relevant indoor survey sketches for streamlining the evacuation plan preparation for the client.
Georgian National Science Academy
Infoland Georgia surveyed and prepared an indoor survey plan of the architecturally complex and large main building of the Georgian National Science Academy in Tbilisi, Georgia.