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Geomatics World Team


Ian Dowman – Editor

Ian Dowman is the editor of Geomatics. Having had a long career, Ian has a wealth of knowledge about surveyors and all things Geomatics.



Richard Groom – Technical Editor

Richard Groom is a chartered land surveyor and currently works as a technical advisor at the Environment Agency and as Technical Editor of Geomatics World. In a career spanning 35 years, he has worked in Britain, the Middle East, North and West Africa and the Far East. He has been employed by surveying contractors, engineering and managing consultants and governments to work on engineering surveying and mapping projects.



Contributing Editors:

  • Gordon Johnston - Chair of the RICS Geomatics Professional Group
  • Malcolm Draper – Owner of Rentalength
  • John Brock - A Registered Surveyor in Australia and a stalwart of FIG


Overseas Correspondents:

  • Roy Dale (New Zealand)
  • Nick Day (USA)


Editorial Advisory board:

  • Ian Coddington
  • Pat Collins
  • Professor Ian Dowman
  • Richard Groom
  • James Kavanagh
  • Professor Jon Mills
  • Dr Stuart Robson
  • Dr Martin Smith


Geomares UK office:

  • Sybout Wijma – Sales and Marketing Manager
  • Jason Poole – Content Manager & Sub-editor


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