Long Dinh, GIS & Spatial Systems Specialist, holds a Bachelor of Engineering (Civil & Geotechnical) and a Master of Geographic Information Science.
As a high performing graduate, Long has been an exceptional member of Thiess’ Technical Resources – Geographic Information System team and the Strategy and Growth – Innovation and Technology team.
Long clearly embraces working with a global organisation. During the graduate program, he has made an exceptional contribution to Thiess’s Australian and international operations, and to other CIMIC Group operating companies.
Key achievements have included: delivering an innovative location analytics tool for light vehicle fleet management, and web and mobile applications which provides live monitoring of haul road conditions.
Long developed code enabling modelling of high-precision GPS haul activities, and an automated vegetation performance assessment algorithm which can be applied to measure the performance and safety of existing mine rehabilitation programs.
The award judges praised Long’s commitment to living our Principles, using his expertise to deliver innovations with measurable benefits to site operations and the company, and for generously sharing his knowledge, expanding the capabilities of other teams and regions.