Peter Chaplin

Chief Technology Officer and General Manager of New Technologies

Peter is the Chief Technology Officer and General Manager of the New Technologies Business Unit.  Peter has extensive experience in defence engineering, in a career spanning 40 years working in a diverse range of programs including submarine design, spatial databases, surveillance and reconnaissance and communications.  Since starting with PMB in 2007 Peter has applied his broad experience to design and development of future submarine battery systems. Peter’s passion also lies with Research and Development where he has been working with the team at PMB on the development of viable solutions for submarine battery systems, including the use of lithium-ion and Nickel-Zinc technologies. Peter holds a Bachelor of Engineering degree from the South Australian Institute of Technology and Master of Engineering Science degree from the University of Adelaide.