Andrew is a highly experienced Civil Engineer with over 25 years of experience in civil construction management. My career highlights include Construction Director of a Hydro-Dam in British Columbia, Canada (Site C), Construction Manager of Australia’s largest RCC Dam (Enlarged Cotter Dam), one of Australia’s largest coalmine developments (Caval Ridgde) and Senior Design Manager of the Gateway North Motorway.
Andrew has a strong balance of preconstruction and project delivery experience having worked on more than 20 major dam projects as a Construction Director, Bid Manager, Design Manager and Asset Manager.
Andrew initially studied for a degree in Agricultural Economics and then followed this with a degree in Civil Engineering and is member of ANCOLD. Andrew was brought up on an irrigation farm and began his career on large infrastructure projects in Sydney including the Sydney Airport tunnel and the Olympic stadium. Between 1999-2003, Andrew joined a local municipality in an Asset Manager role managing the operations of their Civil division.
In 2007, Andrew joined Lendlease (formerly Abigroup), where he enjoyed a 10-year period working initially in project delivery (up until 2013) and then gaining experience in pursuits. Andrew held Project Manager / Construction Manager roles across major projects including the construction of the Enlarged Cotter Dam, a RCC dam of 360,000 m3 and construction of the $3.5bn Caval Ridge mine expansion. Between 2013-2016, Andrew was focused on a Bid / Design Manager roles with his most notable achievements being part of the winning pursuit team of the $1.1bn Gateway transportation project.
In 2017, Andrew accepted a Construction Director role on the Site C hydroelectric dam in Canada due to his extensive RCC dam and tunnel experience.
Andrew is currently managing the construction of a major highway upgrade in Queensland and a number of Dam infrastructure pursuits within Australia.
Interests: Private Pilot. Member and volunteer of the Thredbo Ski Race Club and Whistler Mountain Ski Club.