Peter is a founding member of the TPN, joining the committee in 2007 and has been Senior. Deputy Chairman since 2012. Working for William Adams for more than forty years, Peter gained many years of experience with polar engineering and has been south on eight occasions working at a number of Antarctic stations. Peter started Travtech Polar Services in 2017 to design and manufacture specialised traverse, power generation and science project equipment with the support of many Tasmanian businesses. He also supplies specially modified machinery and provides consulting engineering services to a number of Antarctic programs. Peter is a strong advocate for the Tasmanian Antarctic sector having participated in many overseas forums and trade missions.