Phil Wells

Phil is chairperson of Australasian Hydrographic Society Western Australian Region and Survey Manager with Neptune Marine Services.  Commencing hydrographic survey work in 1988 on the Port Hedland shipping channel Phil has worked globally with Racal, Thales, Fugro and now Neptune with a focus on Australia, New Zealand and Asia operations relating to oil and gas developments.  Career highlights include opportunities to survey in NZ and Antarctica with LINZ and roles on oil and gas facilities spanning life of field from initial exploration through to installation, inspection, repair and more recently decommissioning.  Phil is a strong supporter of surveying student development.