Who we are

About Geodetica

Geodetica is a Canberra-based consulting business that provides specialist support services to the public sector, corporate enterprises and agribusinesses. The Director, Jason Vella, has partnered with government and private industry on high-profile and complex projects in Australia and Southeast Asia. With an adaptable skillset, Jason has a proven track record of seamlessly delivering a diverse range large-scale programs and projects.

Our philosophy

At Geodetica, Jason is supported by a team of dedicated consultants, who share his philosophy of providing high-level services, efficiently and resourcefully. We recognise the importance of representing value for money, through the adoption of efficient practices and problem-solving techniques. By resolving challenges for clients with our established systems and frameworks, it increases their capacity to focus on core business activities.

Recent projects

Please find below a summary of recent Geodetica projects:

Integrated Air and Missile Defence (IAMD) Program

Geodetica was engaged to develop the Project Execution Strategy (PES), and other strategic program documentation, which successfully contributed to AIR6500 Phase 1 passing through Gate 0.

IAMD is comprised of AIR 6500 Phases 1 and 2, and LAND 19 Phase 7B.

SEA 5000 Phase 1 – Future Frigate Design and Construction

In this capacity, Jason managed the development and approval of a range of strategic program plans, coordinated contractor involvement, and developed and updated the SEA 5000 program schedule.

Emerging projects

Geodetica has applied procurement methodology and developed contracting options across a variety of Navy, Army and Air Force emerging projects.


Geodetica has been appointed on the following panel:

  • Victorian Leadership Academy Executive Coaching Panel


Geodetica is distinguished by the team’s commitment to ongoing professional development. As the director, Jason leads by example, with the following qualifications:

  • Masters of Military and Defence Studies, Australian Command and Staff College
  • Diploma of Project Management, Certified Practising Project Manager (CPPM)
  • Graduate Diploma in International Affairs
  • Masters in Geomatics Engineering
  • Bachelor of Surveying

Contact Geodetica to request a copy of Jason’s CV.