Bristow began operations in Australia in 1967 and is now the largest provider of helicopter services to the oil and gas industry in Australia. Bristow currently supports oil and gas exploration and production in the North West Shelf of Western Australia, Bass Straits in Victoria and the Great Australian Bight in South Australia. Headquartered in Perth, Bristow operates five bases in Western Australia, two bases in Victoria, one base in the Northern Territory and one in Queensland with 504 employees and growing.
Keir Williams leads the human resources team at Bristow Helicopters Australia. Keir ensures that the 300 pilots and engineers who work for Bristow Helicopters meet the exacting flying and engineering standards required by Bristow whilst supporting them in their Fly In Fly Out rotations.