Lusa Tuleasca - Chartered Structural Engineer

Lusa Tuleasca

Chartered Structural Engineer
BE (Hons) PhD MIPENZ CPEng IntPE (NZ) APEC Eng

An engineer with many years’ experience in structural surveying, designing and strengthening buildings affected by earthquakes, Lusa’s main role with Prendos is to undertake Initial and Detailed Seismic Assessments and provide detailed analyses and designs for the seismic and structural strengthening of buildings.

Lusa began her career as a structural engineer and senior lecturer in Romania, before immigrating to New Zealand and taking up a one year role as researcher and tutor at the University of Auckland’s Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering. This was followed by a consecutive 16 year period as lecturer, senior lecturer and researcher at UNITEC’s Department of Civil Engineering, where she taught the Bachelor of Engineering Technology course covering fundamental structural design principles in relation to concrete, timber and steel structures.

Throughout her career, Lusa’s penchant for knowledge has sustained an active interest in research. She is a member of many professional engineering organisations, co-author of two books and has an extensive list of research contracts and publications, mainly in the field of seismic behaviour and response patterns and structural characteristics of concrete.

Lusa sees teaching and guiding students to become responsible civil engineers as her most satisfying venture.

QUALIFICATIONS & MEMBERSHIPS
2013 Institute of Professional Engineers NZ Assessor
2009 Project Management Certificate – Project Management Institute, New Zealand
2008 Chartered Professional Engineer
2008 International Professional Engineer
2008 Member of the Structural Engineering Society NZ
2005 Member of the American Concrete Institute (ACI)
2005 Member of the Intl Federation for Structural Concrete
2003 Member of the Institute of Professional Engineers NZ
2003 Member of the NZ Society for Earthquake Engineering
2002 Member of the New Zealand Concrete Society (NZCS)
2000 Doctor of Philosophy – Gheorghe Asachi Technical University of Iasi, Romania
1989 Bachelor of Engineering – Gheorghe Asachi Technical University of Iasi, Romania

Name: Lusa Tuleasca Street Address: 34 Barrys Point Road, Takapuna PO Box: PO Box 33 700 City: Auckland State: Auckland Country: New Zealand Postal Code: 0622 Phone Number: +64 9 970 2675 Business Email: [email protected] job Title: Chartered Structural Engineer Business: Prendos New Zealand Limited Image: https://www.prendos.co.nz/wp-content/uploads/2017/05/LusaTuleasca2013NewWebsite.jpg LinkedIn Url: LinkedIn
CONTACT
DDI 09 970 2675 | Mobile 021 1031503 | [email protected]
34 Barrys Point Road, Takapuna, Auckland, 0740 | PO Box 33-700, Takapuna, Auckland, 0740