Mr Alan MacKenzie

IT Specialist

Location: Keyworth

Tel: 0115 936 3516

E-mail Mr Alan MacKenzie


  •  1992 – ongoing : BGS database designer, manager and IT developer.
  •  1998 –1989 : Short term contracts in Oil Industry and other sectors.

Current projects and collaboration

  • – ongoing Designing databases. Creating MS Access front ends to several BGS databases e.g. publications, Scanned Marine Sample sheets database, Building Stones, NDGD Corebox material, World Mineral Statistics, Detailed Accessions, geophysical logs etc
  •  2015 – ongoing : Designing and creating an Oracle database and a front end for data from the BGS Geochronology tracer facility (GTF).


  • –1986 : BSc(hons)Applied Geophysics (2.1) Cardiff University.
  • –1988 : Remote Sensing Research Assistant. Environmental Science Dept. Stirling University.
  • –1991 : MSc Geographical Information Systems. (GIS) Edinburgh University.

Published outputs

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