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The Whyalla office of Alexander Symonds is backed by one of Australia’s leading and longest-serving surveying consultancies, regionally managed and operated.

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Regional surveying specialists with unrivalled industry experience.

Our team have been proudly serving the Upper Spencer Gulf and the Eyre Peninsula regions of South Australia for over 85 years. We recognise the region’s importance as a gateway to the world for South Australian industry. 

With an already established local reputation, the team has serviced locations spanning from Ceduna, Port Lincoln, Port Pirie, and everywhere in between. As part of the Alexander Symonds group of companies, we have access to the latest in surveying and geospatial technology, with the resources to ensure we can deliver on your project goals, no mater the size.

Construction Surveys

We provide innovative, comprehensive survey solutions for engineering design and civil construction projects, including topographic, contour and feature surveys, setout surveys, volume surveys, as-built surveys and precision surveys.

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Residential, Development and Rural Surveys

Whether you’re building, buying, extending or subdividing, our experienced team can manage the entire land division or boundary identification process for you. We’ll work closely with you to understand your goals and tailor our survey services to suit your needs.

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Commercial Projects

Our qualified surveyors have the expertise and resources to manage complex commercial projects, ensuring best practice principles are implemented under even the most challenging conditions. We pride ourselves on creating cost-effective solutions that will give your project the best chance of success.

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Engineering and Architecture

Our qualified surveyors are involved in engineering, infrastructure and architecture projects from start to finish, providing expert advice and tailored solutions for both residential, commercial and industrial projects Australia-wide with timeliness and efficiency.

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Specialist Survey Services

Our specialist team are dedicated to investing in the latest surveying technologies to improve accuracy and cost-efficiency. Using the latest 3D Laser Scanning and UAV Drone technology, we can capture all corners of your project.

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Meet the whyalla team

Our Whyalla team is committed to delivering innovation and excellence, with decades of combined experience.


Director & Licensed Surveyor

Beau is a Licensed Surveyor and Project Manager with over 14 years’ experience in the industry. He practices cadastral, engineering and construction surveying.

Beau has particular expertise in 3D laser scanning and high precision engineering surveys. Utilising these skills he has worked to deliver major projects across regional South Australia, including BHP Olympic Dam, GFG Whyalla Steelworks and Nyrstar Port Pirie.


Cadastral & Engineering Surveyor

Jack brings five years of experience to the team, making him a proficient Cadastral and Engineering Surveyor. His noteworthy contributions encompass an impressive range of regional projects, including Olympic Dam SCM21, SA Water WWTP upgrades, Leigh Creek Boundary Redefinition, and locally at the GFG Whyalla Steelworks.

Notably, his expertise shines in utilising the latest technologies, including 3D laser scanning and drones, to efficiently capture every detail of clients’ projects.

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Cadastral & Engineering Surveyor

With seven years at Alexander Symonds, Doug is a Senior Graduate Surveyor specialising in high-precision, UAV, architectural/engineering, and cadastral surveys. As a party leader for nearly four years, he brings both technical expertise and leadership to the team.

Doug’s versatile practice includes 3D laser scanning and construction surveys, contributing to projects like Whyalla Steelworks, Olympic Dam and nationwide Hoyts upgrades. He has significant experience in urban and rural projects across South Australia and Australia. Doug is passionate about finding and driving exceptional outcomes for client projects.

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Construction Project Manager & Construction Data Management

John is a registered surveyor who has been in the industry for over 22 years. John has worked and helped manage some of Australia’s largest infrastructure projects, including the Alice Springs to Darwin Railway, Sydney’s M7 Motorway, Port River Bascule Bridges, the RAAF Base at Edinburgh and Superway Segmental Bridges in South Australia.

Whilst many of these projects offered significant challenges, John took them on without hesitation to ensure the best outcome was achieved.


Company Projects Administrator

Imogen oversees the administration of the Whyalla office, including staff logistics, records management, liaising with clients and management of accounts.

Imogen moved to South Australia from Northern Ireland in 2010 and has never looked back.


Why Choose Alexander Symonds?

We pride ourselves on our approachable, friendly service and tailor our services to meet your unique needs.

Our diverse client base spans Local and State Government, developers, civil contractors, engineers, architects, utilities, real estate agents and landowners.

We represent your best interests to ensure your project is delivered successfully and as efficiently as possible.

Each project is unique, and we take the time to understand your goals and requirements to provide tailored, individual advice to each of our clients.

  • A regionally-based team with unparalleled industry experience 
  • Streamlined process from start to finish
  • Expert advice and results you can trust
  • Backed by one of Australia’s longest-serving surveying consultancies

Get in touch with the industry experts.

Contact the Whyalla Alexander Symonds team for expert advice and innovative surveying solutions for your next project.

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Find us

127 Nicolson Avenue,
Whyalla Norrie, South Australia, 5608

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P: 1300 135 237