Brian Davies, CTech

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Brian Davies, CTech

Director of Geomatics

  • Classification: Certified Technician
  • Discipline: Geomatics Technology
  • Current Employer: Dawson Geophysical Company
  • Position: Director of Geomatics and UAV R&D
  • Post Secondary: BCIT, Vancouver Vocational, Colorado State University
  • High School: Saltfleet High School, Saltfleet, Ontario

Career Experience

I have worked all over the world spending several years in various countries in South America, Africa, Asia and the Middle East. Supervising survey crews in Canada and the USA and all the countries mentioned above. I spent several years working in the Lower Mainland of British Columbia where I honed my surveying experience and GIS skills.

Why I Became A Technology Professional

  • I wanted to obtain Certification and recognition for the years of Geomatics experience I have gained in this industry. Geomatics and its methodologies are fascinating to me and allow me to constantly grow my career.

Career Highlights

  • • Over 40 years in Geomatics
  • • Started my career with a transit and pencil to modern day GPS
  • • Advanced my Geomatics career by keeping ahead of the curve
  • • Global experience living and working in countries in South America, Africa, Asia and the Middle East
  • • Presently self-employed in BC as well as Director of Geomatics R&D for an international Geophysical Services company
    • Developed and built a UAV department that is presently flying multiple UAV’s a

Professional & Community Activities

  • • Member of Texas Society of Professional Surveyors 2018
    • Member of US National Society of Professional Surveyors 2018
    • President of the Canadian Institute of Geomatics 2017-2018
    • Mentor in Geomatics for ASTTBC
    • Technical Specialist Geomatics for ASTTBC