David Johnston


David Johnston

David is a Director of GPA. He has seventeen years experience in the provision of Instrument/Electrical Engineering services to Offshore and Onshore Oil and Gas, Minerals Processing and Power Generation industries. David’s experience includes hands-on management of electrical and multidisciplinary engineering teams for major capital works upgrades to industrial sites.

Included is liaison with large client executive managers on behalf of GPA Engineering including services agreement negotiations. David has also performed detailed Electrical Engineering for LV and HV systems and project managed and performed detailed design and configuration for many PLC/SCADA upgrades and DCS replacements.

As a Director David is heavily involved in recruitment of new employees, student vocational work programs, strategic directions discussions and has a focus on employee work-life balance. With a large degree of project estimating, engineering management, client liaison and detailed I/E experience David is the I/E Manager for GPA.