Chris Porter - Manager (Mackay & Whitsundays)

Chris is a civil engineer with 12 years experience in the field of civil, traffic and wastewater engineering including time overseas carrying out infrastructure management projects for public sector clients. Chris Managers the Mackay and Whitsunday's offices where his responsibilities include project management, engineering design, documentation and construction administration of residential and commercial subdivisions and civil infrastructure projects.

Chris's qualifications include: Bachelor of Engineering (Civil) – Honours, and Diploma of Professional Practice (Engineering); and

Is a member of: Chartered Professional Engineer of Queensland, Registered Professional Engineer of Queensland, National Professional Engineers Register, and Institute Engineers Australia.



Arthur Rowson - Manager (Papua New Guinea)

Arthur has worked as a professional engineer and has been employed by several major consulting firms, in various countries. Arthur has worked in the consulting engineering field for 30 years, and has experience on a wide range projects and for a diverse range of clients.

He has experience as an office / country manager and in senior management roles within consultant firms. Previously he has primarily worked as a professional structural engineer on a series of large institutional, residential, commercial and industrial projects, with extensive experience as a professional structural engineer, team leader and manager of design and supervision teams, as well as project management, for a wide variety of building projects.

Arthur's qualifications include: Bachelor of Engineering (Civil); and

Is a member of: Institute Engineering Papua New Guinea, Registered Engineer - Fiji, Structural Practicing Licence and PM Certificate - Vietnam, Registered Practicing Engineer (Structural) - Northern Territory, Registered Professional Engineer of Queensland, and Institute Engineers Australia.


Russell Perkins - Engineering Manager

Russell has broad and extensive experience in the planning, investigation, design, project management and construction of multi-disciplinary infrastructure and building projects located throughout Queensland. Russell has been engaged as Project Director, Project Manager, and Senior Design Engineer for a range of Local and State Government projects throughout Queensland involving NDRRA Works, Highway Upgrades, Duplication Projects, Road Corridor Planning Studies, Maritime projects, and Civil and Structural Projects.

Russell's qualifications include: Bachelor of Engineering - Civil (Honours), and Diploma of Project Management; and

Is a member of: Chartered Professional Engineer of Queensland, Registered Professional Engineer of Queensland, National Professional Engineers Register, Fellow Institute Engineers Australia, and Associate Fellow Australian Institute of Management.

Paul Petersen  

Paul Petersen - Principal Engineer (Civil)

Paul is a Senior Engineer and Project Manager with 27 years experience in a wide range of civil  engineering projects. He has extensive experience in project management, master planning, construction management, reporting and design.  Paul has successfully managed projects and design teams in the delivery of private and public sector works.

Paul’s qualifications include:  Masters of Technology, Engineering Civil and Management,  Bachelor of Technology – Engineering, and  Associate Diploma of Civil Engineering; and

Is a member of:  Chartered Professional Engineer of Queensland,  Registered Professional Engineer of Queensland,  National Professional Engineers Register, and  Institute Engineers Australia.


Rob Dorgelo - Principal Engineer (Civil & Traffic)

Rob has 35 years’ experience in areas such as transport, construction, mining, civil and structural engineering. Rob has a wide range of experience in the design and delivery of infrastructure projects across Australia. He specialises in project management; infrastructure design - highways, roads, pipe infrastructure; pavement design including mechanistic analysis; traffic engineering; subdivision planning and design management; and contracts management and negotiation. Rob brings considerable project management experience, both from a contractor’s perspective and as a superintendent’s representative.

Rob's qualifications include: Bachelor of Engineering (Civil) - Honours, and Graduate Diploma of Business (Technology); and

Is a member of: Chartered Professional Engineer of Queensland, Registered Professional Engineer of Queensland, and Institute Engineers Australia.

 Christian Matheson  

Christian Matheson - Senior Engineer (Structural)

Christian has over 10 years experience in the structural industry which includes Structural design and project management for heritage listed structures within the Townsville region, including dealings with the EPA / DERM.  Design and project management for many commercial / residential projects.  Design and project management for local and state government.

Christian’s qualifications include:  Bachelor of Engineering – Civil; and

Is a member of:  Chartered Professional Engineer of Queensland, Registered Professional Engineer of Queensland, National Professional Engineers Register, and Institute Engineers Australia.

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