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Meet PBPL's Manager of Hydrographic Solutions

Port of Brisbane Pty Ltd (PBPL) Giles Stimson, has been recently appointed Manager of Hydrographic Solutions.

Giles is an experienced hydrographic surveyor, having worked for over 30 years in a variety of senior roles in offshore, oil, seismic, dredging and consulting engineering companies worldwide. He is a certified professional in hydrographic surveying (Level 1) and an IHO-FIG-ICA Category A Hydrographer.

Giles joined the Port of Brisbane in 2007 as a Geographic Services Officer and over the last five years, has transitioned through a number of positions to more recently be appointed in his current role leading the Hydrographic Solutions team.

Hydrographic Solutions consists of nine certified hydrographers who carry out more than 1,000 surveys each year to assist with the safe navigation of over 5,000 commercial shipping movements that transit the Port of Brisbane channels, river reaches and berths. The team also provides services to external clients including infrastructure companies, other port and local government to assist with major engineering, oceanographic, sub bottom geotechnical and navigational projects.

The Hydrographic Solutions team operates the latest state-of-the-art multibeam sonar equipment coupled with precise inertial navigation and GPS positioning systems.

For all hydrographic surveying enquiries, contact Giles Stimson on 07 3258 4820 or email [email protected].

PBPL  Manager of Hydrographic Solutions, Giles Stimson, and his team use the latest state-of-the-art multibeam sonar equipment to carry out over 1,000 hydrographic surveys each year.


Posted on Friday, 02 November 2012 (Archive on Monday, 01 January 0001) Return