Asia Pacific Surveys (APS)

APS is an elite group of consultants offering wide experience in all aspects of surveying, mapping, land tenure and property development specialising in the Asia Pacific and Middle East Markets.

Bryan McLennan

  • Cadastral Surveyor and Development Consultant
  • Registered Surveyor in Australia and Papua New Guinea
  • Public sector senior executive experience in Australia and Papua New Guinea
  • Over 30 years international experience with multi-discipline teams on large and complex engineering and property development projects

Labib Abraham

  • Director of International Business
  • International Trade & Investment Consultant
  • 20 experience years in Marketing and Media
  • IT and Digital Economy Expert



PNG LNG Project – Port Moresby Technical College Survey

Client: ExxonMobil

Date: January 2009 – Ongoing

Topographic & Cadastral Surveys, Quality Control Surveys of construction set-out, and as built surveys for the construction of a new training facility for the PNG LNG Project.

PNG LNG Project – Downstream Works

Client: ExxonMobil

Date: March – December 2008

Topographic Survey of the proposed plant site & 16 km of road leading to the site. GPS Control surveys. Cadastral Survey of SP152 (approx 4,500ha) and creation of on shore and off shore leases for the LNG facility.

PNG Gas Feed Project

Client: ExxonMobil

Date: May – October 2005

Topographic surveys for the FEED component of the PNG to Gladstone Gas pipeline, based in the remote gulf region of Papua New Guinea. Also involved setting up of a large geodetic control network for the entire site using GPS technology.


Kookaburra Street Overpass

Client: Hawkins Infrastructure

Date: June – October 2013

Control and detail surveys for the Kookaburra Street Overpass over the Hubert Murray Highway, Port Moresby. Total length 2.2km and maximum height 5.5m.

Gerehu Roads Project

Client: Curtain Brothers (PNG) Pty Ltd & National Capital District Commission.

Date: 1995 and 1998

On-site surveyors responsible for construction set-out, calculations and data processing for the freeway linking the airport to Port Moresby CBD. Also responsible for As-Built surveys and establishing a GIS database of the As-Built Data.

Lae Roads Upgrade

Client: Department of Works

Date: October 1994 – January 1995

18 km section of topographic survey for the upgrade of local roads.

PNG Airports Redevelopment

Client: Sinclair Knight Merz and SMEC International

Date: 1997 and 2001

Topographical surveys of the Madang, Kavieng, Momote, Vanimo, Nadzab, Mt Hagen, Tokua and Hoskins aerodomes. The survey formed the basis for the engineering design for the reconstruction of these aerodromes.

Jackson Airport Upgrading, Port Moresby

Client: Cardno and Davies

Date: March – November 1997

As-Built surveys for the new International and Domestic Terminals, control tower and associated infrastructure.


Wia Wia Control Surveys

Client: Interoil Australia Pty Ltd

Date: October 2005 – May 2006

GPS Control surveys for seismic exploration purposes, and as built survey of existing wells.

Morobe Gold Project Feasibility Study, Morobe Province

Client: Morobe Consolidated Goldfields Limited and Harmony Gold

Date: March 2000 – 2009

GPS control, aerial mapping and topographical surveys, associated computing and resources for the feasibility study.

Ramu Nickel Project, Madang Province

Client: Ramu Nickel Limited

Date: September 1997 - 2000

GPS Control, aerial photographic control, mining lease and topographical surveys, computing and resources for the feasibility study.

Lihir Gold Mine Construction

Client: Davy Kinhill Fluor Daniel Joint Venture

Date: August 1995 – July 1997

Quality Control surveys for the construction phase, including construction set-out, as-built surveys, quantities monitoring, the establishment of Kunaye airport and topographic surveys.

Porgera Gold Mine Construction

Client: Porgera Joint Venture

Date: June/July 1995

On-site surveyors responsible for quality assurance monitoring of the construction set-out for the new plant site.


Sunshine Coast Regional Council Digital Cadastral Database Upgrade

Client: Sunshine Coast Regional Council

Date: 2002-2012

Upgrade from graphical to survey accuracy of property boundaries for all 135,000 land parcelsin the council.

Land Surveying, GPS Surveying, Data Processing & Management.

The Macrossan Tower, Brisbane

Client: MCD

Date: 2009 – 2011

A 37 level tower in Brisbane’s Central Business District housing Luxury Apartment, Office &Retail Space.

Project Surveyors overseeing the Construction, Cadastral, Volumetric, Building Format and Strata Title Survey.

Crown Hotel, Apartment, Office and Residential Development, Mackay

Client:GMW Group

Date: 2009-2010

A 13 level mixed-use hotel, apartment, office and residential CBD development.

Project Surveyors overseeing the Construction, Cadastral, Volumetric, Building Format and Strata Title Survey.

Rabaul Restoration Project, Rabaul

Client: Gazelle Restoration Authority

Date: 1996 – 2002

Responsible for managing survey related issues, including calculations of residential allotments for new communities, dealing with Customary Land issues, and preparation of survey plans. Also, preparation & implementation of the Rabaul mapping, subsidence and geographic information system commission after destruction by volcanic eruptions.

Clifton Resettlement Subdivision, East New Britain

Client: Gazelle Restoration Authority

Date: 1996 – 2000

Control, topographic and cadastral field surveys and subsequent data reduction and processing as well as the cadastral plan preparation and subsequent lodgment for examination and registration for the 450 allotment resettlement program.