Greg Basden

Greg Basden - Albany Office Manager, Principal

  • Office: Albany
  • E: greg.basden@wge.com.au
  • P: +61 8 9842 3700
  • M: +61 (0)419 932 194
  • Civil Structural

Greg joined the Perth office of WGE in 1977. During his early years with the firm, Greg has gained extensive experience in both the civil and structural disciplines. In 1989 Greg was appointed to the position of Civil Project Engineer. In August 2003, Greg moved to Albany and was appointed Manager of the Albany office and in 2006 Greg became a Principal of WGE.

As Office Manager and Senior Project Engineer, Greg’s role is to manage the overall office as well as all aspects of individual projects and project teams, and to co-ordinate and carry out the engineering planning, design and superintendence of the projects.

Outside of work

Greg is a “golf tragic” and spends many hours pursuing the light white ball around a paddock and often into the bush. He also enjoys time with his family and exploring the outback.

What will you bring to a project

I will bring 37 years of extensive project experience to bear on each and every project. I am passionate about excellence and innovative design. I highly value my client’s success and enjoy working as part of their team to achieve this. I treat every project as if I was the one paying for it out of my own pocket.

Qualifications

  • Diploma in Civil Engineering – 1979

Industry accreditations / bodies

  • Officer Member, Engineers Australia
  • Board member of Bethel Christian School (Chairman)
  • Board member of Camp Kennedy youth camp (Secretary)

Previous projects

Oyster Harbour Residential Estate

Design, documentation, project superintendence and administration of a 2400 lot residential subdivision in Albany.

Emu Point Residential Eco Village

Design, documentation, development, site superintendence and construction phase services for a 34ha site nestled between the Albany Golf Course and the peaceful sanctuary of Emu Point. The development is expected to include apartments and single residential houses with generous areas of natural bushland.

Maylands Golf Course

Development of an 18 hole golf course adjacent to the Swan River on the Maylands Peninsula. This project had extreme environmental constraints.

Client testimonials

What we appreciate in working with the WGE team is their ability to provide practical alternative and solutions to what would appear insurmountable situations

Brian J Newman, Heath Development Company