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Andreas Guzek

Operations Manager / Senior Hydrographic Surveyor

DOB: 25 September 1963

Nationality: German

Language: English, German

Qualifications

Queensland University of Technology Bachelor of Applied Science (Surv)

Level 1 Certified Practicing Hydrographic Surveyor (AHSCP)

USL Coastal Master Class 5


Professional Affiliations

Member – Institution of Surveyors, Australia (1997)

Member – Surveying and Spatial Sciences Institute of Australia (2011)


Associations

Member – Hydrographic Society


Fields of special competence

Precision Inshore and Offshore Hydrographic Surveys, Charting, Mapping, GPS Geodetic Surveys, Topographic and Onshore Surveys

1994 – present               

Operations Manager – Senior Hydrographic and Geodetic Surveyor MHS.

  • Responsible for high precision hydrographic surveys for dredging, port development, coastal and maritime engineering projects and the production of bathymetric data to small scale charts and plans.
  • Precision Geodetic Control and Topographic Surveys associated with port development works; supervision and ongoing development of MHS dedicated navigation, data logging and processing systems.
  • Responsible for varied projects throughout Australia, PNG, Indonesia and Malaysia.

1989 – 1994                  

Surveyor MHS, land and hydrographic survey disciplines.

  • Responsible for varied projects throughout Australia and the Middle East
  • Researched and supervised the development and implementation of MHS Real Time Differential GPS Positioning and Navigation System.

1988 – 1989                  

Mapping & Hydrographic Surveys training as an Assistant Hydrographic Surveyor.


1985 – 1988                  

Short term employment periods with survey consultants during University semesters.


Other Interests               

Boating and most outdoor activities.

Purari River – 2012

Bathymetric cross-section profiles and ADCP current monitoring over 120 kilometres of the Purari River, Gulf Province PNG to provide base data for a hydraulic study for the development of a major Hydroelectric Scheme.

 

Sepik River – 2011

Charting of 500 kilometres of the Sepik River including site surveys and offshore vessel anchoring sites for transfer of cargo using two vessels of opportunity fitted with multibeam bathymetric systems.

 

Aird River Delta PNG – 2009

Hydrographic Survey and Charting of some 120 kilometres of river channels from the Gulf of Papua for navigation of service barges and other shipping to the OilSearch/ExxonMobil Kopi Base and Bathymetric and 2D Marine Geophysical Survey for new wharf sites.

 

Hall Sound, Cape Possession and Caution Bay – 2008

Charting and sub seabed Geophysical survey investigations of port sites for termination of Esso Highlands gas pipeline and proposed LNG plant sites to the north west of Port Moresby.

 

Kikori and Mubi Rivers – 2009

River Crossing Hydrographic Surveys

 

PNG – QLD Gas Pipeline – 1997, 2000 2006

Greenfield site investigations, preliminary, Mapping, Charting and Reconnaissance Surveys, Landing Site Approaches, River and Inshore Route Survey Investigations, Nearshore realignments, including Multibeam and Singlebeam Bathymetry, Marine Reflection Seismic, Marine Refraction Seismic, Side Scan Sonar Surveys, Magnetometer Surveys and Tidal and Current studies.                                                                                                                                                                                         

Chevron/OilSearch PIMP Surveys – 1994, 1997, 2002, 2006, 2009 and 2011

Carried out Pipeline Integrity Monitoring Program (PIMP) surveys in the Gulf of Papua river systems and offshore to the Kumul Platform using Mapping and Hydrographic Surveys Pty Ltd vessels mobilized from Brisbane. 

 

Lihir PNG 1996

Deep water Bathymetric survey for offshore deposit of mine tailings.

 

Lihir PNG 2010

Several surveys for monitoring during construction of a sea bund wall to form a tailings dam.

 

Port Moresby 2010

Survey of Harbour City Marine Facility development area in association with Arman Larmer Surveys Ltd PNG.

 

Port Moresby Harbour 2009

Bathymetric Survey of the existing pipeline and six point mooring system of the Mobil offshore loading facility in Port Moresby Harbour together with liaising and working with divers provided by the client for the positioning of the mooring buoys and pipeline and for the gathering and analysis of seabed samples in association with Arman Larmer Surveys Ltd PNG.

 

Wewak Harbour Survey 2004

Survey for PNG Ports Corporation in association with Arman Larmer Surveys Ltd.                                                  

Abbot Point, North Queensland 2005 and 2009

Hydrographic and Geophysical Investigations for further port development including Bathymetry, 2D Marine Reflection Seismic, Side Scan Sonar Sweeping and Magnetometer Surveys.

 

Dalrymple Bay, North Queensland 2000

Hydrographic and Geophysical Investigations for further port development including Bathymetry, Marine Reflection Seismic, Marine Refraction Seismic, Side Scan Sonar Sweeping and Magnetometer Surveys.

 

Hay Point, North Queensland – 2004 and 2009

Hydrographic and Geophysical Investigations for further port development including Bathymetry, 2D Marine Reflection Seismic, Side Scan Sonar Sweeping and Magnetometer Surveys.

 

Port Musgrave & Wenlock River – Gulf of Carpentaria, Qld – 1997

Hydrographic Survey and Charting for proposed port development.

 

Weipa Gulf of Carpentaria, Qld – 2004

Hydrographic and Geophysical Investigations for further port development including Bathymetry, Marine Reflection Seismic and Magnetometer Surveys.

 

Whyalla SA, 2004

Geophysical Investigations for further port development including Bathymetry and MarineReflection Seismic Survey 2004.

 

Koniambo Noumea, 2000, 2002, 2003

Greenfield site investigations for new port development including Bathymetry, Side Scan Sonar, Marine Reflection and Marine Refraction Seismic Surveys.

 

Glyde Point NT 2001 and 2002

Greenfield site investigations for new port development including Bathymetry, Marine Reflection Seismic, Current and Tidal Studies.

 

Myponie Point SA 2002

Greenfield site investigations for new port development including Bathymetry, Marine Reflection Seismic and Side Scan Sonar Surveys.

Whitsunday Power Cables

Mainland to Long and Hamilton Island 1988 and replacement cable 2006, Mainland to Hayman 1998 and Mainland to Daydream Islands 2001 including Multibeam and Singlebeam Bathymetry, Marine Reflection Seismic, Side Scan Sonar Surveys and Tidal and Current Studies.

 

North Queensland 1990

Townsville to Magnetic Island Power Cable survey including Singlebeam Bathymetry, Marine Reflection Seismic, Side Scan Sonar Surveys and Tidal and Current Studies.

 

South Australia 1992

Mainland to Kangaroo Island Power Cable survey including Singlebeam Bathymetry, Marine Reflection Seismic, Side Scan Sonar Surveys and Tidal and Current Studies.

Under Keel Clearance for shipping and evaluation of seabed topography and Port Development Investigations for in the following areas:

 

Port Hedland WA 2003 to 2006

Annual Surveys (4 year contract) of Approach channel, Swing Basin, Berthing Pockets and various other port survey requirements.

Bunbury WA 2003

Survey of berth areas and channel approaches.

 

Gove Harbour NT 1998 & 2003

Survey of berth areas and channel approaches.

 

Groote Eylandt NT 2002

Survey of berth areas and channel approaches.

 

Malaysia 1995

Klang Harbour Channel Dredging Surveys.

 

Philippines – Davao 1996

Deep water Bathymetric survey for offshore deposit of mine tailings