GDG Expands Team with additions to its offshore team @GDGeosolutions

Specialist geotechnical engineering consultancy, Gavin & Doherty Geosolutions (GDG), welcomes the latest additions to its offshore team, which further strengthens its ground modelling and geophysical interpretation capabilities, as well as its development advisory services team.

Speaking about GDG’s enhanced offshore team, GDG’s MD, Paul Doherty said: “Our growing team reflects an increase in workload and significant additional business from our trusted clients around the world. We are lucky to be working on some very interesting and technically challenging projects, which provides an opportunity for existing staff to apply and enhance their skillsets. It also prompted the addition of our three new, highly skilled experts and recognises the importance of this work, and the teams undertaking it. Liliana, Penny and David are very welcome, and we are pleased to have them at GDG”

Liliana Trindade – GDG’s new Senior Geophysicist, brings more than 12 years’ experience in land and marine geophysical surveys across UK and European waters, Liliana has led the development of technical aspects and processing strategies for both office-based and offshore teams required to meet efficient delivery of various hydrographic, geophysical and UXO projects, for cable routes and offshore wind farms.

Penny Haywood is an experienced Coastal Engineer with over five years’ demonstrated history of working with offshore geophysical surveying and site investigation, ground model interpretation and reporting for projects in the North Sea and Irish Sea. Recently she has developed expertise in marine/coastal engineering and ocean modelling around the North Wales coastline.

David O’Sullivan joins GDG as a Senior Consultant in the Offshore and Marine Advisory Team, bringing his developer and regulatory experience into the business. Other notable experiences includes representation on industry and stakeholder groups, FLOWW on commercial fisheries and NOREL concerning navigational safety.


For details about Gavin & Doherty Geosolutions’ enhanced Offshore and Marine Advisory Team and the expertise it provides, call +44 (0) 1313 444 605 or visit the company’s website at