Statement of Prof. Saad Zaki Bolbol:

Personal Informations:

Name(Ar): سعد زكى محمد امين بلبل
Faculty: Engineering, Shoubra
Department: Surveying Engineering
Academic degree: PhD
Major Speciality:
Minor Speciality:
Current position: Prof. Emeritus
Office address: 108_ShoubraStreet_Cairo_Egypt
Work phone: 0220500330
Alt. e-mail:

Academic Positions:

Position Organization Country From To
Owner and director International Office of Consulting and Engineering Works 1986-1-1 1970-01-01
Quality Assurance Consultant Quality Centre at Benha University Egypt 2006-1-1 1970-01-01
Professor & Lecturer Surveying Department,Benha University Egypt 1983-1-1 1970-01-01
Auditor for Quality Assurance projects of Egyptian Universities and Faculties Universities Supreme Council 2006-1-1 1970-01-01
Head of Review Chair of Quality Assurance and Accreditation of the Supreme Council of the Higher Education Universities Supreme Council 2003-1-1 1970-01-01
The roster of International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) for Air Traffic Control (ATC) Expert of ISO 19000s for Geodetic and Aeronautica International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) 1998-1-1 1970-01-01
Director of Engineering Consultant and Studies Centre (ECSC). Faculty of Engineering, Benha University Egypt 1985-1-1 2006
Member of the National Committee of Quality Assurance for Higher Education Universities Supreme Council 2004-1-1 2006
President of the Quality Assurance & Accreditation Team of Shoubra Faculty of Engineering Zagazig University Egypt 2003-1-1 2006
Chief consultant of the Great Mubarak Pumping Station in Toushka for Surveying Work Ministry of irrigation & water resources 1998-1-1 2003

Workshops / Conferences:

Workshop / Conference Year

Educational details:

Institution Degree Year
Geodesy City University London PhD 1983
The University of Oxford MSc 1978
Zagazig University – Egypt MSc 1975
Zagazig University – Egypt BSc 1969

Memberships and Awards details:

Organization name Membership/Award
Member of the International Association of Geodesy (IAG) Membership
Member of the National Committee of Quality Assurance of Higher Education/ Supreme Council of Universities Membership
Member of the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) of the United Nations Membership
Included in the roster of International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) for Air Traffic Control (ATC) Membership
Consultant of the European Union (EU) in Egypt Membership
Consultant of United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) Membership

Committees details:

Committee Year

Scientific Activities:


Aeronautical Information Systems (AIS) according to ICAO annexes 4, 14, and 15, and working experiences with International Civil Aviation Organization.
Mathematical solutions of geodetic and survey practicing.
Supervision of M.Sc. and Ph.D. thesis and the examiner of many scientific researches.
Detection of crustal movements and continental drift.
Lecturing in the Surveying Department at Benha University.
Application of quality in higher education.
Consultant of surveying, geodesy, and hydrographs.
Administrating faculties and the university.
ISO 19000s for surveying, GIS…etc.
Establishing specifications of surveying and geodetic work.
Consulting, managing, and evaluating projects.
Published more than 330 articles in the most famous daily Egyptian newspaper (El Ahram) mostly concerning education and scientific research.
Social Activities with NGOs to re qualify the unemployed, and was the President of the Graduate Association of Benha University.
ICAO annexes 4 and 14 for Egyptian, international and domestic, airports. Surveying and mapping of 15 km from ARP of each airport. Determining the magnetic bearing of taxiways and runways
Determining obstacles and its penetration through imaginary surfaces according to ICAO annexes 4, 14, and 15. The imaginary surfaces are calculated for runways and instruments such as ILS and radars
stations in each airport. Taking measurements using GPS covering all the area inside an airport and all the area of imaginary surfaces. Also, observing and calculating geoid undulation
Determining area 1, area 2, area 3, and area 4, according to ICAO annexes 15 based on geodetic cartography and GIS procedures
All aeronautical work is done according to; ISO 19108 Gregorian calendar, ISO 19109 Geographical information – rules for application schema, ISO 19110 Geographical information – methodology for feature catalogue, ISO 19113 Geographical information – quality principles, ISO 19114 Geographical information – quality evaluation procedures, ISO 19115 Geographical information – meta data, ISO 19117 Geographical information – portrayal & ISO 19123 Geographical information – schema for coverage geometry and functions, ISO 19131 Geographical information – data product specifications
Consultant for designing a Geographical Information System (GIS) of Greater Cairo Utilities Detection Centre (GCUDC) since 1987 and followed by maintenance and developing
Consultant of GIS work for utility centres in each Egyptian shire
Designing GIS for the archaeological monuments in different areas in Egypt
Establishing GPS/GIS system for Egyptian Airports
Cooperating with metrological departments for using GIS metrological data which, in turn, are used in surveying and geodetic observation
•Detection of Utilities and Geographical Information System of utilities data According to ISO 19000s