FGS is a descendant of Gustin, Cothern & Tucker, Inc. Specifically, FGS is the former Government Contracting Division of GCT. In 2018, FGS acquired Riggs & Associates, located in West Plains, Missouri, to strengthen resources and broaden their nationwide footprint. Florabama Geospatial Solutions, LLC, (FGS) a surveying company based in the Florida Panhandle and South Central Missouri, is proud to announce that on October 17th, 2019, it has been certified by the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) to participate in the Historically Underutilized Business Zone (HUBZone) program. The SBA’s HUBZone Program seeks to create jobs and stimulate economic development in urban and rural communities that have been designated as Historically Underutilized Business Zones. Certification is awarded to small businesses that, among other qualifications, maintain a principal office in a HUBZone and employ staff that lives in one of these specially designated areas. “With this certification by the SBA HUBZone program, we are now able to bring our expertise in Surveying, including Aerial, Boundary, GIS, GPS, Hydrographic and Topographic Surveying services to government customers in a more direct and strategic way that meets customer needs. We are proud to be certified by the SBA HUBZone program, allowing us to be a part of job creation in economically challenging areas.” – Wayne Walker, FGS CEO.