GREG COX, Director | Managing Director

Greg Cox is the company’s founder and a company Director.  

Greg's experience spans an impressive 34 years. He began his career in the Royal New Zealand Navy achieving the rank of Lt Cdr and position of deputy Hydrographer of the Navy. He's also a member of the NZ Institute of Surveyors. Greg left the navy in 1997 to build DML Surveys.

As an IHO Cat A qualified hydrographic surveyor, Greg acts as the Hydrographer for Port of Tauranga, New Zealand's busiest port. His extensive experience as a mariner ensures operations are safe and suitable for the varied and challenging environments in which we work. He's one of New Zealand’s most experienced hands-on surveyors and the recipient of an Award of Merit, for Career Achievement in Hydrography, from the Australasian Hydrographic Society.