Our best client service recognised

A partner you can rely on to achieve your business goals, understand you, excel at delivery and connect the potential. That’s great client service.

And that's why we recognise these individuals in GHD's 2017 Client Service Awards in Australia.

Hugh Tassell
In from the cold

Winner Hugh Tassell

Client Australian Antarctic Division (Australian Government)



Development of new investigation methodology for Australian Antarctic Division’s scientific research program and the first ever sonic drilling program in Antarctica.

"What sets GHD apart from other consultants is that you get us. You understand the science - and your passion for it is refreshingly infectious." Dr Alastair Reed, Australian Antarctic Division
Katrina Rope
Defence gets our best

High commendation Katrina Rope

Client Department of Defence



Delivery of environmental data investigations for Defence across extremely remote areas of Australia that all required an ability to ‘innovate in the field’. Katrina is currently on secondment to Defence in the Directorate of Environmental Remediation Programs.

"There's no challenge too great for Katrina. Her deep understanding of Defence and knowledge of HSE risks make her the 'go to person' every time." Judge – 2017 Client Service Awards
Wyong Coal
Persistence and perspiration

High commendation Warwick Biggs, Peter Heath, James Jennings, Ric Robaina, Steve Rooth, Paul Youman, Melissa Dunlop, Chris Johnson, Glenn McDiarmid

Client Wyong Coal



The team’s great work contributed to the continued development of the $800M underground coal mining project

"The project team brought together technical skills in mining, transport, environment and resources to develop novel approaches to resolve fatal flaws." Judge – 2017 Client Service Awards
Emily Petrov
Consistency and focus

High commendation Emily Petrov

Client Various clients



Whilst working part-time, a consistent delivery of fresh ideas and practical solutions across a range of client relationships.

"Clients’ absolute trust in Emily’s ability to deliver on time, with a responsive and fresh solution is extraordinary." Judge – 2017 Client Service Awards
Gordon The
The proactive service specialist

High commendation Gordon The

Clients Internal



Anticipating client needs, researching our clients’ businesses and setting new benchmarks for service excellence.

"Gordon proactively anticipates, listens and responds to the needs of internal and external clients. His energy and enthusiasm creates a positive first impression at reception." Rowena Hunter, People Manager, Northern Territory