Hansen Surveys – Providing Surveying SolutionsWith over 30 years experience throughout Queensland - We can offer our clients accredited and competent surveying services.
About Hansen SurveysCollectively, Hansen Surveys has over 150 years experience in the land and offshore surveying industry.We are at the forefront in this industry, hence having an accredited entity to test the competency of surveyors in the North Queensland region surrounding Townsville.We do rural, city, suburban, ocean, river, foreshore, desert surveys and the planning infrastructure surrounding them.We’re affordable, professional, competent and ethical. We welcome your business, no
matter how small.
Competent, world-class, accountable professionals. All of our employees and contractors are at the top of their field with many years experience under their belts. The standards of excellence from our employees are recognised by peer groups, the government and the public. Our employees and contractors are passionate about the land development industry.
Faster and Better Timeframes
We are faster than other companies because we hire experienced and top of the field professionals. Our completion rates on jobs does not sacrifice safety. Delivery excellence is a value that we are proud of and we fully intend to keep.
Our business is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to receive enquiries. We cater to people who are not able to speak to us during normal business hours.
Quality through Teaching
Owner Geoff Hansen is a cadastral examiner for the Survey Board of Queensland, Australia. He examines for accuracy and competence. His tireless encouragement and enthusiasm for teaching is channeled through to all of the staff and contractors for Hansen Surveys. Keeping abreast of technology and commitment to life-long learning creates dedication to improving our skills. Committed teamwork produces high standards and this is the reason why we produce quality work.
We can create better and affordable prices without compromising quality. We don’t have huge overheads because we only have two offices and we truly believe that giving the option to staff to work from home creates quality work. Technology is a wonderful instrument with a click of a button, we can all be fully integrated online.
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Our Core Values
State of the Art Skills
Quality through Teaching
Faster and Better Timeframes
Experience and Expertise
Accurate and Competent
Keeping to Laws, Standards & Norms
Safety, Profit and Sustainability
Competent, world-class, accountable professionals at the top of their field with many years experience.
Meet our great Team
Competent, world-class, accountable professionals.
All of our employees and contractors are at the top of their field with many years experience under their belts. The standards of excellence from our employees are recognised by peer groups, the government and the public. Our employees and contractors are passionate about the land development industry.
- Geoff Hansen
Principal of Hansen Surveys since 2007 and Registered Surveyor in Queensland for 30 years. Extensive involvement in the private development sector throughout Queensland as a consultant surveyor with significant experience in the areas of cadastral (boundary) surveying, engineering survey and design, construction survey & supervision, mining survey and land planning matters. Geoff has 40 years’ experience in the industry worldwide, has undertaken geodetic survey associated with military and international airports; tunnels, bridges and dam surveying ; aerial mapping; open-cut mine surveying; oil and gas pipeline surveys; power station and infrastructure surveys; volcanic deformation earth crust surveys. Geoff’s current duties include management of all field operations and supervision of office processing and product completion. He is currently an examiner for the Queensland Surveyors’ Board. He is also a founding member of the Surveying & Spacial Sciences Institute (SSSI) and a member of the Urban Development Institute of Australia (UDIA).
- Carolyn Plummer
Carolyn Plummer is the General Manager for Hansen Surveys and has been working for them for over a decade. Her duties include compliance to workplace, health and safety requirements, human resources, integrity assurance and administration. She has workplace, safety and health officer certificates, including postgraduate qualifications in ethics and legal studies and a certificate III in engineering CAD.
- Reg Tighe
Reg Tighe has 40 years experience in the surveying industry. He began his career with Main Roads as a surveying field assistant and progressed to engineering surveyor on road and infrastructure projects. He has extensive experience in the day to day organisation of large scale development surveys, power line surveys, construction related surveys and land seismic surveys and GPS surveys. Reg has been with Hansen Surveys for over a decade and is responsible for engineering surveys and assists the senior cadastral surveyor.
- Richard Hume
Richard Hume is a surveyor of over 40 years experience. His key areas are engineering surveying, construction surveying, cadastral surveying, hydrographic surveying, topographical surveying and project management consultation. Experience in oil refineries, bridges, sewer and water infrastructure, cadastral surveying of large canal and locked lake developments. He has held positions of responsibility within the Queensland Government Titles Office. Richard’s responsibilities with Hansen Surveys are to advise on government and private sector policy; the auditing of plans and documentation; development of quality systems and procedural methods.
- John Plummer
Hydrographic Seismic Surveyor
John Plummer has over 30 years in the project management of explorative hydrographic surveying. John has studied science at university and majored in applied physics. Through his 30 year career, he worked his way starting in the computing industry, later Joined Western Geophysical in a technical capacity and eventually joined Geco Prakla, Schlumberger, to take on senior technical postings relating to all hydrographic, explorative matters. During his career, he worked internationally within the oceans surrounding Australia, China, Vietnam, Singapore, Antarctic, USA, Africa, South America, India, Philippines, Malaysia, Japan, South Korea, Indonesia, UK, Russia and Europe in various supervisory and management positions within the explorative hydrographic industry. John Plummer works under his own banner, of Global Exploration Consultancy which has successfully facilitated services to many companies around the world, and is of service to Hansen Surveys.