Company profile

GPA develops, engineers and implements industrial projects in Oil & Gas, Water Treatment & Distribution, Mining & Minerals and Power Generation & Distribution

GPA also possesses expertise in project and risk management and its projects reflect a determination to provide quality assurance and environmental integrity to its many clients.

Established in 1987, GPA provides engineering and management services in key areas as follows:

  • Project, Construction and Pipeline Management
  • Feasibility and Concept Engineering
  • Engineering Design - Process, Mechanical, Civil/Structural, Electrical and Instrumentation
  • Safety and Risk Engineering - Risk Assessment, Hazard Analysis, Hazardous Area Determination, Technical Audit, Safety Integrity Level Determination, Safety Verification
  • Control Systems Integration
  • SCADA System Engineering
  • Operations Support

The company has a significant team of highly experienced engineering and drafting personnel, most of whom have substantial project experience in Australia, New Zealand and SE Asia. Our background has been of a "hands on" practical nature involving many aspects of management including facilities design, construction, commissioning, cost estimating and cost control, scheduling and training and reporting to joint venture participants.

GPA can provide the following:

  • Oil and gas surface facility design
  • Metals processing experience
  • Power and water industry facility design and project management
  • Excellent knowledge of pipeline design and construction codes
  • Technical and safety audits of production and distribution facilities
  • Contracts management and superintending services
  • Excellent knowledge of State and Federal regulations pertaining to gas and liquids handling, pipelines, transportation and storage and power distribution
  • Energy audits, electrical load monitoring
  • Design and specification of instrumentation for major processing and distribution facilities
  • Programmable Logic Control (PLC) and SCADA specification, programming and operator design interface
  • Chairmanship and key engineering participation in Hazard and Operability reviews (HAZOP)
  • Experience in remote and rural areas of every state in Australia
  • Specialist CAD (AutoCAD), Process Simulation (HYSYS), Pipe Stress Analysis (CAESARII), Pressure Vessel Design (PV Elite) and project management software based services.