Our Leadership Team

Leadership

Land Surveys boasts a management team with diverse backgrounds and considerable depth. We are proven industry leaders in Licensed Surveying, Construction, Mining and Hydrographic Surveys, and our team also has extensive product knowledge in both Leica and Trimble technology.


We truly believe in our motto “No Problems Just Solutions”.

Executive Leadership Team


CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER

Peter Rullo

CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER

Peter Rullo



Licensed Surveyor, Peter Rullo, founded Land Surveys in 1997. Through hard work, professionalism and passion, Peter has expanded the business to now include multiple offices across Australia, and one in Papua New Guinea, consisting of more than 200 staff. Prior to establishing Land Surveys, Peter worked for Fugro Surveys and Automated Surveys. His achievements include Bachelor of Surveying Degree, Curtin University 1992; Certificate of Competency – Land Surveyors Licensing Board; Registration of License – Land Surveying Licensing Board WA; Practicing Certificate – Land Surveyors Licensing Board WA; and Member SSSI.


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CHIEF TECHNICAL OFFICER

Bruce Baker

CHIEF TECHNICAL OFFICER

Bruce Baker



Bruce Baker joined Land Surveys in 2011, as General Manager and Director, playing a pivotal role in developing the company into one of Australia’s leading surveying companies. Bruce actively oversees operations Australia-wide, as well as developing the strategic direction of the business. Bruce brings more than 20 years of worldwide Surveying and Spatial Industry experience to Land Surveys, specialising in positioning technology research and development, hydrographic, and offshore surveying. In previous roles, Bruce has successfully managed several large projects, both on-shore and off-shore.


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GENERAL MANAGER

Ben Westaway

GENERAL MANAGER

Ben Westaway



Ben Westaway joined Land Surveys as General Manager in January 2018. Ben is a qualified Surveyor holding a Grade 1 Survey Authorisation, a qualified Mining Engineer and a certified Quarry Manager. Having worked in the industry for over 20 years, Ben has held a variety of leadership and responsibilities that include Managing Director of a small survey firm, Business Manager, Quarry Manager, and Survey Superintendent.


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Senior Management Team


EAST COAST MANAGER

Paul Linton

EAST COAST MANAGER

Paul Linton



Paul Linton joined Land Surveys in 2014, as the New South Wales Manager. Paul brings to Land Surveys more than 14 years of experience in both cadastral and engineering surveying disciplines. He has previously been involved in a number of high profile civil construction, building construction, land development, and transport projects throughout Australia and the United Kingdom. Experienced in leading and managing survey teams, Paul combines his solid experience in a supervisory capacity with strong project management and leadership skills. Having completed his Bachelor of Engineering in Surveying and Spatial Information Systems with Honours, Paul is also a Registered Surveyor in New South Wales, Queensland, and the Northern Territory, and is a member of the Institution of Surveyors in New South Wales.


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WEST COAST MANAGER

Alan Macpherson

WEST COAST MANAGER

Alan Macpherson



Alan Macpherson joined Land Surveys in 2001, and progressed into the crucial role of Pilbara Regional Manager, overseeing Karratha and Port Hedland operations. He works closely with FIFO and Business Development, delivering high satisfaction to clients operating within the region. Alan brings to Land Surveys 15 years of surveying experience over a diverse range of survey projects, expanding across structural, mechanical, piping, earthworks, civil and land surveying throughout Western Australia. He has successfully been involved with high profile projects such as the North West Shelf Venture (NSWV) LNG4 expansion, Ravensthorpe Nickel Project, and the Raine Square redevelopment project in Perth CBD. Alan holds an Engineering Surveyor Professional-Australasia Pacific (ES P-AP) with Spatial Science Institute (SSSI).


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NATIONAL BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT MANAGER

James Sanderson

NATIONAL BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT MANAGER

James Sanderson



James Sanderson joined Land Surveys in 2014, as the Manager of the new Victoria Branch. James brings more than 12 years of surveying experience in the disciplines of construction, land development, infrastructure, and exploration in Australia and overseas. He spent six years based in the United Kingdom as a sole trader, before moving to Melbourne in 2008, as a Project Surveyor. With a proactive approach to problem solving, James quickly moved into a number of management roles delivering surveying services to major high-rise, and large construction projects in Melbourne. Originally from Western Australia, James completed a Bachelor of Surveying degree in 2001, and is a member of the SSSI.


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MINING SERVICES MANAGER

Shane Watson

MINING SERVICES MANAGER

Shane Watson



Shane Watson is a qualified Mine and Engineering Surveyor from Curtin University’s Western Australian School of Mines. He holds a WA Grade 1 Authorised Mine Surveyor’s Certificate and has more than 20 years of experience in underground and open cut mining operations throughout Australia and overseas. Shane joined Land Surveys as Mining Services Manager in mid-2018. Prior, Shane held roles such as Senior Surveyor, Chief Surveyor and Survey Manager throughout Western Australia – some of which projects included Goldfields St Ives – Kambalda, Newmont – Boddington and Cardno Spectrum Surveys – Kalgoorlie/Perth. Since 2011, Shane has been a member of the DMIRS Mines Survey Board for Western Australia, and he is the Vice-President for the Australian Institute of Mine Surveyors (AIMS).


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COMMUNICATIONS MANAGER

Tarra Rullo

COMMUNICATIONS MANAGER

Tarra Rullo



Tarra Rullo joined Land Surveys in Marketing and Business Development in February 2013. Tarra has extensive skills in marketing strategy and management, business development, event management, personal branding, digital media, and executive support. Tarra has worked across many different industries including publishing, hospitality, motorsport, fashion and beauty. Tarra holds a Bachelor of Communications which focused on Marketing/Marketing Management, from Murdoch University.


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PNG COUNTRY MANAGER

Jason Armitage

PNG COUNTRY MANAGER

Jason Armitage



Jason Armitage joined Land Surveys in 2010, initially in the role of Operations Manager for regional projects, before evolving into our Business Development Manager. His primary focus was on strengthening the company’s client base to allow for national and international growth. Jason brings more than 25 years of experience in the surveying and spatial industry, providing expertise in major infrastructure projects, with a particular emphasis on the resources sectors throughout WA, QLD and NT. In mid-2016, Jason shifted his focus to growing our business in Papua New Guinea as the Country Manager. This role allows for Jason to apply both his business development and operational experiences to grow the business and deliver a quality service to our clients across PNG.


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GEOSPATIAL MANAGER

Wynand Mulder

GEOSPATIAL MANAGER

Wynand Mulder



Wynand Mulder joined Land Surveys in November 2019. As the Geospatial Manager, Wynand assists the Geospatial team, managing terrestrial and mobile laser scanning operations, unmanned airborne operations, point cloud processing, feature extraction, 3D modelling and reality capture and processing. Based in the Melbourne office, Wynand is a highly skilled and versatile professional with a wealth of experience in the spatial information industry, combining his solid experience in a supervisory capacity with strong project management and leadership skills. Wynand is a qualified surveyor and a specialist in mobile and terrestrial laser scanning, terrestrial and airborne image mapping, trajectory, point cloud and 3D image processing, reality capture and modelling.


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    Land Surveys


    Established in 1997, Land Surveys has continued to grow and expand as one of the best surveying companies in Perth, Brisbane, Sydney, Melbourne and across Australia and overseas.


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    National Experience





    Country Title Qualification
    UK Setting Out Engineer or Land Surveyor 4 Year Survey/Mapping/Science Degree
    Romania Surveyor 4 Year Science/Geomatics Bachelor
    Lithuania Surveyor Bachelor of Measurement Engineering
    Poland Surveyor MSc Engineering Surveyor, University of Agriculture, Krakow
    Vietnam Surveyor Bachelor of Engineering - Civil Engineering (Surveying and Mapping)