Chartered Structural Engineer + Technical Manager
BEng PhD CEng MICE CMEngNZ
With over 30 years’ experience in the industry, Andrew brings a very broad skillset to his role at Prendos. He works primarily on the inspection and appraisal of existing buildings (including seismic assessments) as well as the design of new buildings. He also manages structural projects from concept to completion, looking after progress, quality, client satisfaction and coordination of all those involved.
A former business analyst/IT consultant, Andrew possesses a unique set of skills related to the application of IT to the construction industry – in particular Building Information Modelling (BIM) and Computer Integrated Modelling (CIM).
As a structural engineer he has held numerous senior and executive level positions across the UK, and he has also provided security and engineering advice to clients requiring multi-disciplined design solutions. Andrew’s extensive commercial experience includes the design and construction of steel, concrete, composite, timber and masonry structures, on new build and refurbishment projects, ranging from the small and traditional to the large and innovative. His work covers the residential, commercial, retail, leisure, medical and defence sectors, with designs in accordance with British, European, US and New Zealand standards.
Andrew’s career has taken many turns, allowing him to combine his interest in science and the built environment with a passion for travelling. He has a sound grasp of engineering principles, and an innate ability to understand new concepts and develop new skills.
QUALIFICATIONS & MEMBERSHIPS
2019 CMEngNZ – Chartered Member of Engineering NZ
2016 MICE – Member of Institution of Civil Engineers, CEng – Chartered Engineer, Engineering Council UK
1998 PhD – Doctor of Philosophy, School of Civil Engineering, University of Leeds, UK
1986 BEng (Hons) – Bachelor of Engineering, Civil & Structural Engineering, University of Sheffield, UK
CONTACTDDI 09 970 2673 | [email protected]
34 Barrys Point Road, Takapuna, Auckland, 0740 | PO Box 33-700, Takapuna, Auckland, 0740