M. (Metin) Timocin

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Metin Timocin, ALS

As published in ALS News upon receiving his commission in 2005

Metin Timocin was born in August 1966 in Dersim, a Kurdish town, the name later changed to Tunceli by the Turkish State. He graduated from Ataturk Lisesi Elazig in Turkey in 1983 and received a degree in Geomatics Engineering from the Yildiz University in Istanbul, Turkey in 1991. Metin immigrated to Canada in 1995.

Metin articled under Alberta Land Surveyors Gord MacDonald and Wayne Berg. He received his commission on December 6, 2005.

Surveying experience includes: 1992 to 1995—worked as an engineer in Russia; 1996-1998—worked for Henderson & Associates in Vancouver; 2001-2004—worked for Challenger Geomatics in Calgary; 2004-2005—worked for Kellam Berg Engineering and Surveys in Calgary.

Metin is presently employed with Midwest Surveys Inc. in Medicine Hat.