Stuart Leather

Consultant - 3D Geospatial Data

Stuart is a hydrographic surveyor and marine archaeologist with 30 years’ experience in the marine survey industry. His experience includes inshore survey, dredging, offshore survey, consents for offshore developments.

  • Maritime Archaeologist
  • Marine Subsea Surveys
  • Maritime Digitalisation
  • Geospatial Data

He has managed large and complex commercial and research projects for the oil and gas, offshore renewables and aggregate dredging sectors developing integrated survey methodologies for subsea structural assessments and site condition assessments.

He has expertise in high resolution survey data acquisition and has extensive experience in managing geospatial data.

Stuart has worked on a number of high profiled projects around the world both onshore and offshore such as; Greater Gabbard offshore wind farm off the coast of Suffolk in the UK, Thorco Cloud salvage and wreck removal in Singapore and for Tullow Oil in Ghana – undertaking subsea 3D high resolution surveys and assessments.

His experience extends into windfarm construction, cable surveys, port developments, oil and gas asset surveys, and large capital dredging schemes.

Stuart has considerable experience in project planning, project development, big data management, and innovative approaches to 3D data visualisation.

Stuart is also a certified commercial diver.

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