The Team

George Khouri

Principal Engineer & Managing Director

George Khouri

Principal Engineer & Managing Director

BE (Civil), ME Hydro

George is the managing director of Engeny Water Management (Engeny). He has over 30 years of professional engineering experience in water resources and environment, servicing government and private sector businesses.  His technical expertise has been instrumental in successfully leading, managing, and delivering numerous multi-disciplinary projects. George is a civil engineer with a masters degree in water resources. He is a Registered Professional Engineer of Queensland (RPEQ), a member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors (AICD), and holds membership of the Institution of Engineers Australia. In addition to his role as a managing director of Engeny, he remains involved in providing technical and management roles across a wide range of projects including:

  • water management and water infrastructure design for mining
  • undertaking technical and management roles on numerous complex, two-dimensional flood studies and floodplain management projects
  • providing ongoing review and advice on development assessment (DA) projects to local government clients, including expert witness in the P&E Court on a number of appeal cases
  • undertaking technical and management roles on numerous stormwater, drainage master planning, and catchment management projects for local government and private developers.

Andrew Vitale

Principal Engineer, Director

Andrew Vitale

Principal Engineer, Director

B.Eng (Civil Hons), PhD, MIEAust, RPEQ

Dr Andrew Vitale is a director with Engeny Water Management. Andrew has more than 20 years of experience in the water resources sector and has worked in government, academia and engineering consulting positions. He has a bachelor and doctorate degree in civil engineering and is a Registered Professional Engineer of Queensland (RPEQ). Andrew has been responsible for the technical delivery and project management of numerous consulting studies relating to flooding, drainage, stormwater and catchment management, dam hydrology, asset management, and mining and industrial water management. He has a special interest and expertise in:

  • water balance modelling for water supply schemes and mining, coal seam gas and other industrial sites
  • water resource planning
  • regulated dam hazard, compliance and condition assessments
  • catchment and dam flood hydrology.

Mark Page

Principal Engineer and Director & Sector Leader - Flood, Stormwater and Waterway Management

Mark Page

Principal Engineer and Director & Sector Leader - Flood, Stormwater and Waterway Management

BE (Env) (Hons), MIEAust, IPWEA and RPEQ

Mark is a director and principal water engineer at Engeny with over 15 years’ experience in engineering consultancy working with local and state government, mining and development industry clients. He is an accomplished project manager and project director and has a particularly strong technical background in hydrology and hydraulics. His areas of expertise include:

  • flood studies and flood risk management
  • stormwater infrastructure planning and design
  • mine water management
  • water sensitive urban design
  • water quality management
  • development planning and assessment

Aaron Hallgath

Principal Engineer and Director

Aaron Hallgath

Principal Engineer and Director

B.Eng (Env Hons), MIEAust, RPEQ

Aaron Hallgath is a principal engineer with over 15 years’ experience specialising in water resources, mine water management, floodplain management and is an associate at Engeny. Aaron is well experienced in the planning, assessment and engineering design water resource and mine water management infrastructure. Aaron has worked in close consultation with Queensland mining over recent years to improve site water management practices and strategies, optimise water management infrastructure and assess compliance against regulatory requirements. He has a special interest and expertise in:

  • mine water management strategies
  • flood modelling and floodplain management studies
  • regulated dam hazard, compliance and condition assessments
  • catchment and dam flood hydrology.

Susan Shield

Principal Engineer / Regional Director NSW

Susan Shield

Principal Engineer / Regional Director NSW

MENg (Water), BEng (Hons)

Susan is a chartered civil/environmental engineer and has more than 20 years’ experience working in a range of industries. Susan has extensive major projects experience across the infrastructure, mining, extractive industries and industry sectors and has undertaken water resource impact assessments for a wide range of projects.  Susan has prepared a number of project referrals under the EPBC Water Trigger. Susan specialises in projects involving civil and environmental engineering components relating to water resources. This has included hydrology, hydraulics and mathematical modelling of urban and rural catchments; total catchment management including erosion and sediment control and impacts of development on water quality; and floodplain management including flood modelling and hazard assessment. Susan has extensive major projects experience across the infrastructure, mining, extractive industries and industry sectors and has undertaken water resource impact assessments for a wide range of projects.  She has extensive experience engaging with government agencies and the community on water issues and is regularly engaged by clients to provide strategic advice in regard to water resources. Susan specialises in the following areas:

  • Surface Water Impact Assessments
  • Flood Studies and Floodplain Management
  • Water Management Systems
  • Erosion and Sediment Control
  • Water Management Plans
  • Environmental and Technical Auditing

Scott Dunn

Principal Engineer and Director & Sector Leader - Flooding and Drainage (VIC)

Scott Dunn

Principal Engineer and Director & Sector Leader - Flooding and Drainage (VIC)

BE (Civil) (Env), BEc, MIEAust, CPEng

Scott is a principal water resources and environmental engineer with over 10 years’ experience. As a principal engineer with Engeny, Scott is involved in a technical and project management role for local councils, Melbourne Water, VicRoads and development industry clients. Scott is a member of Engineers Australia. Scott’s expertise includes the following:

  • floodplain modelling and management
  • mitigation works assessment
  • stormwater drainage design
  • water sensitive urban design
  • development assessment and planning.

James Moffatt

Principal Water Planning Engineer & Sector Leader - Water Network Planning

James Moffatt

Principal Water Planning Engineer & Sector Leader - Water Network Planning

BAppSc, BE (Env, Hons)

Holding degrees in both engineering and applied science and with over 15 years' professional experience, James is a technical leader in engineering, policy and network management for the planning, design, integration and operation of water systems. James played a key technical role in the establishment of the SEQ bulk Water Grid and has continued to play a leading technical engineering role in infrastructure planning, system optimisation, network management, strategic and operational policy development and implementation for the water supply systems throughout the region. James’ key technical expertise is in piped water systems, including hydraulic and water quality network modelling; however he has demonstrated skills and experience are across the entire water management lifecycle, literally from the “catchment to the tap” with a particular focus on:

  • water infrastructure project delivery from planning phases through design to operational commissioning
  • water network operating philosophies, improvement, control and system optimisation
  • water network operability, energy management and financial efficiency
  • infrastructure and operational planning for economic regulatory review and submission
  • water metering and network management initiatives
  • technical leadership and water infrastructure planning project management
  • customised engineering tools and bespoke technical applications.

Daniel Holgate

Principal Engineer & Sector Leader - Mine Water Management

Daniel Holgate

Principal Engineer & Sector Leader - Mine Water Management

BEng (Chemical) (Hons)

Daniel is an experienced study and project manager with a wealth of experience in coal and metals mining. Daniel is proficient in delivering both small and large multidisciplinary projects.

  • Managing mining and water management studies and projects
  • Stakeholder management
  • Portfolio management
  • Project delivery and managing teams

Ben Kiernan

Principal Engineer

Ben Kiernan

Principal Engineer

B Eng Tech (Env), GCEN (Env), RPEQ

Ben is a principal environmental engineer with more than 10 years' experience in project management, mine water management, hydrology and water infrastructure design. As a principal engineer and associate with Engeny, Ben is responsible for the delivery of a number of multidisciplinary water management and infrastructure projects. He has a special interest and expertise in:

  • mine water management system design
  • pump and pipeline systems
  • dams
  • creek diversions

Ben Stark

Principal Geotechnical / Civil Engineer

Ben Stark

Principal Geotechnical / Civil Engineer

BEng (Civil, Hons. 1st Class), CPEng, RPEQ

Ben is a principal geotechnical and civil engineer with over 15 years’ experience delivering mining and industrial infrastructure projects.  His expertise includes the management, supervision and interpretation of geotechnical investigations; and the analysis and design of water retention structures and waste containment facilities including tailings storage facilities. Ben is a Chartered Professional Engineer and a Registered Professional Engineer of Queensland. Ben has extensive experience in the investigation, planning, analysis, design, construction management and auditing of the following Mine civil infrastructure:

  • tailings storage facilities (TSF’s)
  • mine water storages
  • creek diversions
  • roads and railways
  • building and conveyor foundations
  • bulk earthworks.

Andrew Prout

Senior Principal Engineer

Andrew Prout

Senior Principal Engineer

BE (Civil), PDMS, MIEAust

Andrew works across many projects and provides leadership, mentoring, and peer review support to the Melbourne team.  Andrew is a civil engineer with a post graduate diploma in management from Melbourne University and has over 30 years of professional experience. He has spoken at conferences and made a number of professional presentations and has produced dozens of expert reports.  Andrew is a member of Stormwater Victoria and Engineers Australia. Andrew’s key skills are in:

  • urban stormwater
  • flood mapping
  • water sensitive design and integrated water management
  • development of innovative design approaches and design details for wetlands and retarding basins and is a leading designer of these systems
  • major infrastructure projects, including road, rail, tunnel, growth area planning, landfill and building projects.

Ryan Kinnealy

Principal Environmental Consultant & Sector Leader – Environmental Management & Approvals

Ryan Kinnealy

Principal Environmental Consultant & Sector Leader – Environmental Management & Approvals

B.Sc (Environmental Science & Marine Biology)

Ryan is a Principal Environmental Consultant with 13 years experience specializing in managing environmental approvals, environmental regulation and governance, compliance improvement and environmental management systems. Ryan has extensive experience in mining and heavy industry in environmental management and regulation across QLD, NSW and WA. As the Sector Leader of Environmental Management & Approvals with Engeny, Ryan is responsible for providing quality technical environmental approvals and management advice and contributing to a number of multidisciplinary and large-scale engineering, mining and construction projects.

Jim Pruss

Principal Advisor – Water Planning

Jim Pruss

Principal Advisor – Water Planning

MCom, MEng, BS, GradCertEng (Env), CertHRM

Jim is a highly qualified and very experienced industry leader with an outstanding record of achievement in the water industry. An expert generalist with a comprehensive understanding of the industry, it’s disciplines, challenges, opportunities, risks and complexities. Jim has three years’ experience as CEO, both appointed and acting, and 11 years as General Manager in multiple roles and organisations. Jim has managed the entire range of industry assets from catchments to dams and irrigation assets, water treatment plants, wastewater treatment plants, desalination and advanced recycled plants. Also managed customer services, asset management and maintenance, asset delivery, asset planning, strategic planning, risk management, regulatory pricing, Research and Development and climate change. Has also held numerous positions in specialist and support disciplines including Workplace Health and Safety, Environment, Regulator Liaison, Engineering Services, International Programs, Program and Project Manager, Competency Assessor, Y2K Co-ordinator, SCADA, Network Manager and Business Development. Jim is skilled and experienced in government and stakeholder liaison, Ministerial briefing, regulatory interactions, emergency and incident management, work place health and safety regulations and application, environmental management, dam management and water supply and wastewater management and operations.

  • Water treatment plants
  • Wastewater treatment plants
  • Desalination and advanced recycled plants
  • Irrigation assets
  • Catchments
  • Dams

Karl Umlauff

Principal Engineer – Flooding and Stormwater

Karl Umlauff

Principal Engineer – Flooding and Stormwater

B.Eng (Environmental Hons) FIEAust CPEng RPEQ NER

Karl is a Principal Engineer who has recently joined Engeny in the Brisbane office. Karl is currently working in the Flooding and Stormwater Team. His past professional experience involved flood hydrology, hydraulics and modelling, stormwater management plans, dam safety management, dam inspections and project management. His projects have included mine sites, railways, major roadways and interchanges, residential and industrial subdivisions and commercial developments.

Phillip Neville

Principal Advisor

Phillip Neville

Principal Advisor

Phillip is a civil engineer with over 40 years of professional experience who recently retired from Melbourne Water. During his last 26 years at Melbourne Water, Phillip held various senior management positions within the waterways and drainage business. In addition to providing leadership and management support to his various teams, Phillip played a lead role in the development and submission of three pricing submissions covering waterways and drainage charges for customers within the Port Phillip and Westernport Region. Phillip’s key skills are in:

  • flood modelling and mapping
  • flood mitigation option development
  • stakeholder and community engagement and consultation
  • project development and management
  • business planning and strategic advice.

David Sexton

Principal Engineer

David Sexton

Principal Engineer

BE (Env) BSc, MIEAust, RPEQ

David is a principal environmental engineer/ scientist with over 10 years’ experience in geomorphology, WSUD, waterway health enhancement, natural channel design, integrated water cycle management, civil design and fish passage.  David has worked within all facets of engineering with practice in concept and detailed design, project management, design management and construction liason. He is involved in a number of projects for local government, development and mining clients assuming the role of either project manager or senior engineer. David is a member of Engineers Australia and has a special interest and expertise in:

  • geomorphology investigations and reviews including diversion inspections
  • waterway health enhancement and stabilisation of waterways
  • fish passage design
  • planning, design and construction liaison of a number of WSUD assets
  • project management of a number of large multidisciplinary design projects.

Timothy Randell

Principal Engineer

Timothy Randell

Principal Engineer

BE (Civil) (Hons), MIEAust, CPEng, RPEQ

Tim is a chartered civil engineer with more than 10 years’ consulting experience in both Australia and overseas. Tim has generally focused on projects with major water and earthworks components. His experience ranges from hydraulics and hydrologic assessment, flood modelling, irrigation, dams, pipelines and municipal design. Tim has worked in the water industry across various sectors such as the urban development, public works and resources industries. Tim is a Chartered Engineer (CPEng) and Registered Professional Engineer in Queensland (RPEQ). Tim has site experience in construction supervision and superintending works for water and earthworks projects, and has had numerous site base roles in both the public works and mining space. Tim’s key areas of experience are:

  • civil and water infrastructure design
  • wetland, pond and waterway design
  • dam management and compliance
  • flood studies, hydraulic and hydrology modelling
  • mine water management, infrastructure and tailings
  • project management and superintendence

Raymond Yau

Principal Geotechnical Engineer

Raymond Yau

Principal Geotechnical Engineer

B.Eng (Civil Hons), MPM, MIEAust, CPEng, RPEQ

Raymond Yau is a principal geotechnical engineer and Registered Professional Engineer of Queensland (RPEQ) with Engeny Water Management. Raymond has more than 10 years of experience in the geotechnical sector, and his focus has been in the safe design, construction and operation of tailings and water dams. Raymond has executed many dam projects from long-term planning, options identification and concept phases, investigations, to feasibility and detailed engineering phases. Raymond also provides clients with construction support/certification and inspections.

Matthew Curtis

Principal Engineer

Matthew Curtis

Principal Engineer

BEng (Env)

Matthew Curtis is a Principal Engineer with Engeny Water Management, and has over 15 years’ experience in the planning, and design of surface water systems. His experience spans the agricultural, land development, mining and local government sectors across the Asia Pacific region. He also has broad experience in the construction of many water infrastructure projects including roles prior to his degree as an operator and construction foreman, and following his degree providing engineering design support and approval during construction. KEY AREAS OF EXPERTISE ◦              Integrated catchment management planning ◦              Final landform engineering design ◦              Creek Diversion, Natural Channel Design, and Waterway Rehabilitation ◦              Water sensitive urban design ◦              Environmental Flows Investigations ◦              Flood Studies and Hydraulic Infrastructure Design ◦              Construction / Engineering Design Support

Matthew Dews

Principal Geotechnical Engineer

Matthew Dews

Principal Geotechnical Engineer

B.Eng (Civil Hons), MIEAust, CPEng, RPEQ, NER

Matthew Dews is a Principal Geotechnical Engineer with Engeny Water Management. Matthew has nearly 15 years of experience in the civil and infrastructure sector and experience in design, design management and site supervisory roles. Matthew has major project experience in linear infrastructure projects, inclusive of both road and rail, bulk earthworks, earth retaining structures, landslide identification and remediation, tailings and water storage dams, construction supervision and contract administration. Matthew is an experienced design manager and team / discipline leader. He has a bachelor degree in civil engineering and is a Chartered Professional (CPEng) and Registered Professional Engineer of Queensland (RPEQ). Matthew is also a trained and accredited assessor for Roads and Maritime Services (RMS) slope risk assessments. He has a special interest and expertise in:

  • Bulk earthworks, inclusive of material re-use
  • Landslide identification and remediation
  • Slope stabilization
  • Earth retaining structures
  • Road and rail
  • Water retaining structures

Joel O’Neill

Principal Civil Engineer

Joel O’Neill

Principal Civil Engineer

BEng (Civil)(Hons), CPEng, RPEQ

Joel has 16 years of professional consulting engineering experience in Queensland, and throughout Australia. He has considerable experience in mining, along with industrial and community development, particularly residential development, and his areas of experience include road design, stormwater drainage design and analysis, and water and wastewater design, with expertise in all phases of project implementation including project management, feasibility studies, detailed design, contract administration, and site supervision.

Glenn Ottrey

Principal Engineer

Glenn Ottrey

Principal Engineer

BE (Env) (Hons)

Glenn Ottrey completed a Bachelor of Environmental Engineering (Hons) from Monash University in 2007. He is currently employed at Engeny as a senior engineer and has over 10 years’ experience working in water resources.  He is responsible for both the technical work and the project management aspects of the jobs on which he works.  He has previously worked on in stormwater drainage design, flood studies and mapping, water sensitive urban design, ANCOLD assessments and environmental assessments jobs for a range of government and non-government clients. He is currently a member of Stormwater Victoria. Glenn’s areas of expertise include:

  • hydraulic flood modelling
  • traditional drainage design
  • water sensitive urban design
  • integrated stormwater management.

Sean Frazer

Principal Engineer

Sean Frazer

Principal Engineer

BE Civil (Hons), GCertIWM, MIEAust, CPEng, RPEQ

Sean is a principal water engineer with more than 10 years’ experience in engineering consultancy. In his position with Engeny, Sean’s role involves technical and project management work for a range of clients across the mining industry, and local and state government. Sean’s particular area of expertise is in the application of hydrology, hydraulics, water balance and computer modelling for the purpose of mine water management and regional flood assessments. He has a special interest and expertise in:

  • water balance modelling
  • mine water management
  • catchment and dam flood hydrology
  • hydraulic assessment
  • integrated water management.

Joshua Lake

Principal Planning Engineer

Joshua Lake

Principal Planning Engineer

B.Eng (Env)

Joshua is a Principal Engineer who has recently joined Engeny in the Brisbane office. Joshua is currently working in the Network Planning team. His past professional experience involved working for a range of government and private clients assessing both regional and local network strategies for water supply and sewerage networks. His specific areas of expertise include:

  • Water supply and wastewater infrastructure master planning
  • Regional and strategic water supply and wastewater planning
  • Network optimisation
  • Review of design criteria
  • Hydraulic network modelling

Nick Andrewes

Principal Engineer

Nick Andrewes

Principal Engineer

BE (Env) BSc (Meteorology) Hons

Nick is a principal environmental engineer and scientist with over 10 years’ experience in surface water engineering, including flood plain mapping projects, hydraulic assessments, flood mitigation projects, conceptual drainage strategies, detailed designs, integrated water management strategies and water sensitive urban designs. Nick was also involved in the Clearwater 2012 Water Sensitive Cities Study Tour which was comprised of 18 water professionals from 15 organisations across five states and included an international tour of best practice water sensitive urban design sites. A key objective of the tour was to build a network of emerging leaders in Australian cities and to positively influence the transition to a water sensitive future. Nick has a special interest and experience in:

  • flood plain mapping
  • developer services
  • hydraulic assessments (1D & 2D)
  • detailed design including road and mine drainage design
  • water sensitive urban design (including wetlands, bioretention basins, sed pond and swales)
  • waterway protection and naturalisation
  • integrated stormwater management strategies.

Paul Clemson

Principal Engineer

Paul Clemson

Principal Engineer

BE (Civil)(Hons)

Paul Clemson completed a Bachelor of Civil Engineering (Hons) in 2005. Paul is a principal water resources engineer with Engeny with over 10 years of experience in engineering consulting. Paul is involved in a technical and project management role on studies delivered for local councils, Melbourne Water, VicRoads and development industry clients. His key skills and expertise include:

  • urban stormwater planning
  • hydrological / hydraulic modelling and flood mapping
  • water sensitive urban design
  • spatial data analysis (GIS).

Brendan Wallace

Senior Civil and Geotechnical Engineer

Brendan Wallace

Senior Civil and Geotechnical Engineer

BEng (Civil)(First Class Honours) CPENG, RPEQ, NPER, MIEAust

Brendan is a Certified Professional Engineer (Australia) and Registered Professional Engineer of Queensland in both civil and structural colleges. He has over 10 years’ experience predominantly in the planning, investigation, design, construction, operation, management, and decommissioning of dams, tailings storage facilities, and associated process infrastructure.  His project experience includes work in Australia, New Zealand, New Caledonia, Solomon Islands, Indonesia, Philippines, and Vietnam.

Kelsey Mundt

Senior Engineer

Kelsey Mundt

Senior Engineer

BE (Civil & Env) (Hons)

Kelsey is an senior engineer with over 5 years of experience working in Engeny’s Flood, Stormwater and Waterway Management sector. Kelsey’s work involves providing technical and project management work primarily for both private and local and state government clients. Her particular area of expertise involves hydrologic and hydraulic computer modelling for the purpose of flood assessments, stormwater management and infrastructure planning and design. Kelsey’s specific capabilities include:

  • Flood studies and flood risk management
  • Stormwater management
  • Development planning and assessment
  • Stormwater infrastructure planning and design
  • Hydraulic modelling and assessment.

Amir Joorabchi

Senior Engineer

Amir Joorabchi

Senior Engineer

BE (Civil), ME (Coastal), MPhil (Water), MIEAust

Amir is a senior water engineer with a master’s degree in water engineering and over 10 years of experience in field of water resource engineering. Amir has worked various project levels from hand on modelling and design to project management for local and state government, mining and development industry clients. Amir is a Member of Engineers Australia and is experienced in project management, design, modelling and technical review of:

  • flood study and failure impact assessment of a number of dams in Queensland
  • hazard assessment and hydraulic performance of water storages in major Queensland coal mine sites
  • urban infrastructure assessments
  • preparation of regulated dams operational plan, spillway design and dam safety inspection
  • water balance modelling.

Omid Haghi

Senior Water Engineer

Omid Haghi

Senior Water Engineer

Msc.Eng (Mechanical) (RPEQ, CPEng)

Omid Haghi has a master’s degree in water engineering who joined Engeny in the Brisbane office as a senior water engineer in March 2019. Omid has a range of experience from his previous roles in municipal water and the mining industry. During his time at Engeny, he has developed experience in pipeline hydraulic calculation and simulation, and pump station calculation, water distribution networks and hammer impact analyse. Omid’s specific areas of expertise include:

  • Water infrastructure study and assessment
  • Water transmission pipeline (calculation, simulation and assessment)
  • Water distribution networks (calculation, simulation and assessment)
  • Water hammer impact analyse
  • Pump station calculation and design

Emily Beck

Senior Engineer

Emily Beck

Senior Engineer

BE (Civil & Geotech) (Hons)

Emily is a senior civil / geotechnical engineer with over 5 years of consulting engineering experience delivering mining and water infrastructure projects from concept phase through to detailed design. Her experience includes the geotechnical analysis and civil design of water retention structures and mine waste containment facilities together with hydrological and hydraulic analysis of water management infrastructure.  Emily is a member of Engineers Australia and her specific areas of expertise include:

  • civil and geotechnical design
  • geotechnical modelling
  • water sensitive urban design
  • water quality modelling.

Daniel Banks

Principal Engineer

Daniel Banks

Principal Engineer

BE (Civil) (Hons) BSurv (Hons)

Daniel Banks is a principal engineer at Engeny Water Management with over 10 years’ experience. Daniel specialises in stormwater hydraulics, hydrology, flood modelling and water sensitive urban design. He has worked on many projects in both urban and rural environments, from small scale to some of the largest projects in Victoria. Daniel has an advanced understanding of hydrological and hydraulic matters and puts this knowledge into practice in an efficient and accurate way. He has extensive experience in the management of projects with a strong record of delivering these projects on time and within budget.

JC Alcon

Senior Civil Engineer

JC Alcon

Senior Civil Engineer

B.Eng (Civil & Construction), Dip.Eng (Civil)

JC has more than 10 years of professional consulting engineering experience working on projects throughout Australia and New Zealand as well as 3 years of construction industry experience. JC has experience in the mining, rail and transport markets ranging from road and rail design, creek diversions, water retaining structures (dams and levees), stormwater drainage, and water and wastewater, with expertise in most phases of project implementation from concept to detailed design. He has a special interest and expertise in:

  • Civil infrastructure

Michael Best

Senior Engineer

Michael Best

Senior Engineer

BE (Env) (Hons Class I)

Michael is a Water Resources engineer with over  5 years’ experience in engineering consultancy who joined our Newcastle office in May 2017. He has completed a range of projects across the in mining, local and state government and private sectors. Michael’s experience includes urban and regional flood studies, water sensitive urban design, drainage assessments and design, site-wide water management strategies. Michael’s areas of expertise include:

  • Water Balance Modelling
  • Mine Water Management Strategies and Plans
  • Flood studies and flood risk management
  • Hydraulic and Hydrologic modelling and assessment.
  • Water sensitive urban design

Sean Cowan

Senior Engineer

Sean Cowan

Senior Engineer

BE (Civil)(Hons), BCom(Economics)

Sean completed a Bachelor of Civil Engineering (Hons) and Bachelor of Commerce in 2011 and has over 5 years’ experience in water resources engineering.  He has worked with a variety of public and private sector clients on a broad range of projects including dam break and consequence assessments, urban and regional flood studies, water sensitive urban design, drainage assessments and design, and design and construction of reservoir and retarding basin upgrades. Sean’s key areas of experience include:

  • dam break and consequence assessments
  • regional flood studies
  • catchment and dam flood hydrology
  • hydraulic  modelling (1D and 2D)
  • spatial data analysis (GIS)
  • design and construction of retarding basins

Samantha Breslin

Senior Engineer

Samantha Breslin

Senior Engineer

BEng (Environmental, Honours)

Samantha is an environmental engineer with over 5 years of experience within the mining and water sectors in environmental and consultant engineering roles. Her experience includes environmental compliance and development of site-wide water management strategies as well as waterway condition and quality assessments. Sam has extensive experience in the following areas:

  • environmental regulatory compliance
  • mine water management strategies and plans
  • waterway condition and quality compliance assessments
  • water balance modelling
  • catchment and dam flood hydrology.

Tim Evans

Senior Engineer

Tim Evans

Senior Engineer

BE (Civil) (Hons I and university medal)

Tim is a civil engineer with over 5 years’ experience in civil and water infrastructure design, and hydraulic modelling throughout the Hunter Valley and Australia. Tim has been involved in a technical and managerial role in all project phases within civil engineering from prefeasibility to detailed design and construction support. Tim has excellent communication skills and a strong technical focus, with key competencies in:

  • mine water management
  • urban storm water infrastructure design
  • civil infrastructure design including road, rail, dams, diversion drains and pads including MIA, ROM and CHPP design.
  • 3D infrastructure modelling using 12d model

Matthew West

Senior Engineer

Matthew West

Senior Engineer

BE (Civil)

Matthew is a civil engineer with over 5 years’ experience in water infrastructure design, network planning and hydraulic modelling. He has been exposed to all levels of engineering from feasibility through detailed design and construction support. Matt has worked in the consulting environment in both Victoria and Queensland on numerous water infrastructure projects for both private and municipal clients. Matt is a member of Engineers Australia and has key interest in:

  • water and wastewater network planning
  • design of water infrastructure (pump and pipeline systems)
  • hydraulic modelling and assessment of water and wastewater networks
  • design of irrigation infrastructure (metering emplacements, pipelines and open water channel).

Aaron Baldwin

Senior Engineer

Aaron Baldwin

Senior Engineer

BE (Env) (Hons)

Aaron is a senior environmental engineer with over 5 years of experience in the water resource industry. Aaron has worked on a range of projects involving mine water management, design and assessment of storm water infrastructure, water balance modelling and flood plain management. As a project engineer, Aaron’s role in projects for both mining, and local and state government clients involves hands on design and modelling. Aaron’s areas of expertise include;

  • water infrastructure design
  • flood studies and water management plans
  • mine water management
  • water balance modelling
  • sediment and erosion control design.

Maria Matamala

Senior Engineer

Maria Matamala

Senior Engineer

BE (Env) (Hons), MIEAust

Maria is a Senior Water Resources Engineer who joined Engeny’s Melbourne Office in 2015. During her time with Engeny she has worked on numerous projects including flood studies, stormwater management strategies and concept to detailed design projects for government clients and development industry clients. She has gained experience utilising various modelling software packages including; TUFLOW, DRAINS, RORB, MUSIC, MAPINFO, 12D and QGIS. Her key areas of expertise include:

  • Hydraulic and Hydrologic modelling
  • Spatial data analysis (GIS)
  • Stormwater infrastructure planning and design
  • Water sensitive urban design

John Nguyen

Engineer

John Nguyen

Engineer

BEng (Civil)

John joined Engeny in September 2017 as a water resources engineer, following two years’ experience within the Local Government sector. He has experience working on a diverse range of projects, including water and wastewater treatment, network planning and environmental assessments. He is currently challenging himself and focused on developing expertise within his key interests. John is a member of Engineers Australia and has key interests in:

  • Hydraulic and hydrologic modelling
  • flood studies and flood risk management
  • water sensitive urban design

Vanessa Wong

Senior Engineer

Vanessa Wong

Senior Engineer

BEng (Environmental, Honours)

Vanessa joined Engeny in November 2016 as a Senior Water Resources Engineer, following two years’ employment within the environmental consulting industry. Whilst studying, she developed her skills in urban water management through her final year research project. Completed in conjunction with the CRC for Water Sensitive Cities, she investigated the implication of climate change and increased urbanisation on existing urban drainage infrastructure and the effectiveness of governmental policy in mitigating urban flooding. Vanessa has worked on a number of flooding and water sensitive urban design projects with Engeny, further developing her skills in hydrologic, hydraulic and GIS software packages including MapInfo, QGIS, RORB, TUFLOW and MUSIC.  Vanessa's key areas of expertise include:

  • spatial data analysis (GIS)Hydrologic and hydraulic modelling
  • flood studies
  • water sensitive urban design.

Daniel Chaille

Senior Engineer

Daniel Chaille

Senior Engineer

BE (Civil) 1st Class Hons), Cert IV Project Management Practice

Daniel is a senior civil engineer with over 7 years of consulting engineering experience delivering structural, road and water infrastructure projects, from concept phase through to detailed design and construction works planning. His experience includes structural analysis and civil design of road bridges and culverts as well as road safety assessment and inspection.  Daniel is a member of Engineers Australia and his specific areas of expertise include:

  • civil, road and structural design
  • inspections and maintenance/upgrade scoping
  • road safety assessments
  • level 2 bridge inspections
  • construction planning and project management

Charlene Wong

Senior Engineer

Charlene Wong

Senior Engineer

BE (Chem) (Hons), BCom (Finance), GradIEAust, AMIChemE

Charlene is a senior water engineer operating out of Engeny’s Brisbane office. Charlene has demonstrated a high interest in water supply and quality optimisation and modelling. Charlene’s past professional experience involved Monte Carlo analysis for a proposed CSG brine treatment plant, unit optimisation and assurance, and environmental reporting. Charlene is a member of Engineers Australia and the Institution of Chemical Engineers, and her specific areas of expertise include:

  • process modelling
  • water quality assurance and water balance.

Joel Khouri

Engineer

Joel Khouri

Engineer

BEng (Chem & Enviro)(Hons)

Joel is a water engineer who worked previously for Engeny as an undergraduate and returned as a graduate in October 2016. Joel has a range of engineering experience from his previous undergraduate roles including oil and gas front-end design and safety in operations at QGC, and chemical materials research for solar cells applications and air pollution remediation. Joel is currently working in various sectors at Engeny, primarily the Flooding and Stormwater Management team and the Mine Water Management team. His software skills include MATLAB, MapInfo, ASPEN, XPRAFTS and TUFLOW.  Joel's focus is on the following areas:

  • Catchment hydrology
  • Hydraulic modelling
  • Process modelling
  • Safety in chemical operations

Tiffany Hart

Engineer

Tiffany Hart

Engineer

BE (Civil) (Hons)

Tiffany is a civil engineer with more than 5 years’ experience in engineering consultancy. She has completed a number of development industry and state government projects through all development phases, from feasibility to detailed design and construction support. Tiffany’s main interests and areas of expertise are:

  • Design of civil infrastructure
  • Hydraulic and hydrologic modelling
  • Water sensitive urban design
  • Sediment and erosion control
  • Geomorphology investigations and waterway stability assessments
  • Fish passage design

Alexander Park

Graduate Engineer – Network Planning

Alexander Park

Graduate Engineer – Network Planning

B.Eng (Civil/Structural)

Alex is a graduate engineer working out of the Brisbane office of Engeny Water Management. During his time working as a part of the network planning industry, Alex has developed a keen interest in master planning and network modelling. His professional experience includes large and small scale master planning projects for local and regional councils; development applications; and asset management planning. His software skills include Bentley and Innovyze modelling packages, as well as a number of GIS applications. His particular areas of focus are:

  • Network Master Planning
  • Development Applications
  • Hydraulic Modelling

Katie Prout

Engineer

Katie Prout

Engineer

BS (Env), BEng (Env) (Hons)

Katie joined Engeny’s Melbourne office in June 2017 as a casual, and began full time as a Graduate Engineer in December 2017. Prior to starting full time at Engeny she had been working casually for Melbourne Water since November 2015; on projects including Distributed Storages, Corrosion and Odour Management of Sewerage Systems and assisting as a Network Information Engineer. Since starting at Engeny she has been involved in a variety of projects including hydraulic flood modelling and drainage analysis. Her areas of expertise are:

  • Hydraulic and Hydrologic Modelling
  • Spatial data analysis (GIS)
  • Flood studies

Tom Nguyen

Engineer

Tom Nguyen

Engineer

MC-ENG; B-SCI (Civil)

Tom joined Engeny’s Melbourne office in January 2018 as a graduate water resources engineer. He developed his skills for urban water management through tertiary studies electing to focus on water sensitive urban design, water and wastewater management, international river basin management, and civil hydraulics. For his final year research project, he investigated the capabilities of permeable pavements to mitigate flooding at the watershed scale using MUSIC software. Since joining Engeny, Tom has been furthering his skills with MapInfo, QGIS, RORB, TUFLOW, and is committed to developing his expertise in the domain of:

  • Hydrologic and hydraulic modelling
  • Spatial data analysis (GIS)
  • Water sensitive urban design

Laura Vincent

Graduate Engineer

Laura Vincent

Graduate Engineer

B.Eng (Env Hons)

Laura Vincent is a graduate engineer who joined Engeny in the Newcastle office as an undergraduate in June 2018. Laura has a range of experience from her previous undergraduate roles in environmental consulting and the mining industry. During her time at Engeny, she has developed experience in hydraulic flood assessments, site-wide water management strategies and environmental compliance. Laura’s specific areas of expertise include:

  • Hydrologic and hydraulic modelling
  • Mine water management strategies and plans
  • Spatial data analysis (GIS)
  • Water balance modelling
  • Environmental management and compliance

Nutan Gothwal

Graduate Engineer

Nutan Gothwal

Graduate Engineer

B. tech (Chemical Eng.), Master (Environmental Eng. and Pollution Control)

Nutan Gothwal joined Engeny Water Management in April 2019 at Brisbane. She has a bachelor’s degree in chemical engineering followed by master’s degree in Environmental Engineering and Pollution Control. She is currently working with the Mine Water Management Group focussing on the following areas of expertise:

  • Water balance modelling
  • Environmental Compliance
  • Mine water management
  • Water resources
  • GIS

Robert Bowd

Graduate Engineer

Robert Bowd

Graduate Engineer

B.Eng (Civi & Env Hons), GradIEAust

Robert is a graduate engineer operating out of Engeny's Brisbane office. Over his time at university and within the civil engineering consulting industry he has developed an interest in the water supply network planning, hydraulic and water quality modelling and hydrological modelling sectors. His past professional experience involved water treatment plant detailed design, wastewater treatment plant detailed design and project proposal development. Robert is a member of Engineers Australia and his specific areas of expertise include:

  • Wastewater Treatment Systems;
  • Hydraulic and water quality modelling, network management improvement and optimisation; and
  • Water balance modelling.

Therese Pham

Engineer

Therese Pham

Engineer

BE (Env) (Hons)

Therese joined Engeny’s Melbourne office in December 2017 after graduating from her Environmental Engineering degree and achieving first class honours. While at university, she gained foundational knowledge in WSUD and stormwater management, and through these courses - developed a passion for the water industry.  Following this, Therese has completed a vacation scholarship with CSIRO (Land and Water Sector) and a final year thesis investigating reliability of water supply in the Nara Canal. At Engeny, Therese aims to develop expertise in:

  • Water quality analysis;
  • Water sensitive urban design;
  • Hydrologic and hydraulic modelling and;
  • Flood studies.

Miles Tremlett-Johnstone

Engineer

Miles Tremlett-Johnstone

Engineer

BEng (Civil & Environmental)

Miles is a civil and environmental engineer with over 5 years’ experience. Lending his skills to the Mining and Civil Team at Engeny. Miles has worked in the consulting environment in the Bowen Basin and has a decent understanding of the mining industry. Miles hopes to gain further experience in the Civil and Geotechnical sector as he works towards gaining his RPEQ. Key areas of expertise:

  • Spatial Data Analysis (GIS)
  • Civil and Geotechnical Design
  • BOQ and Schedule Development
 

Julia Scholz

Graduate Environmental Engineer

Julia Scholz

Graduate Environmental Engineer

B.Eng (Env Hons)

Julia is a graduate engineer who has recently joined Engeny in the Brisbane office. Julia has a passion for water resource management, hydrology modelling and mine water management as well as project development including entire project lifecycle managements. Her past professional experience includes large data analysis with Excel and VBA programming, project management of large infrastructure projects, main roads developments and mines as well as developing hydraulic/hydrology models. She has a special interest and expertise in:

  • Water balance modelling
  • Mine water management strategies and resource plans
  • Dam and catchment hydrology
  • Environmental management and compliance

Daniel Hatzihristodoulou

Engineer

Daniel Hatzihristodoulou

Engineer

BE(Env)(Hon)

Daniel joined Engeny’s Melbourne office in April 2017 as a graduate water resources engineer. He has worked on numerous projects involving hydraulic flood modelling and water sensitive urban design. He has experience using a diverse range of software including MapInfo, RORB and MUSIC. Daniel is striving to further learn and develop expertise in various areas of engineering including:

  • hydrologic and hydraulic modelling
  • spatial data analysis (GIS)
  • water sensitive urban design

Claire Sotiriadis

Environmental Engineer

Claire Sotiriadis

Environmental Engineer

BEng (Chemical & Environmental) (Hons)

Claire is an environmental engineer with 2 years of consulting experience. Her professional experience includes coordinating Environmental Impact Statements and preparing environmental assessments for mining and transport projects. Claire is currently working across two sectors at Engeny: Environmental Management & Approvals and Mine Water Management. Her specific areas of interest include:

  • Environmental management and regulatory compliance
  • Water balance modelling
  • Water quality analysis.

Lachlan Baxter

Graduate Engineer

Lachlan Baxter

Graduate Engineer

BEng (Civil – Hons)

Lachlan is a civil engineering graduate who has recently joined the Brisbane office fulltime after working as an undergraduate at Engeny. Lachlan has previously worked as an undergraduate within the mining industry in environmental departments and has a decent understanding of both the open-cut and underground mining industry. Lachlan hopes to gain further experience as he continues work in the Civil and Geotechnical sector at Engeny. His specific areas of expertise include:

  • Geotechnical and Civil Design;
  • Spatial Data Analysis (GIS);
  • BOQ and Schedule Development.

Matthew Lazarides

Engineer

Matthew Lazarides

Engineer

BEng (Environmental, Honours)

Matt joined Engeny’s Melbourne office in July 2016 as casual undergraduate engineer whilst continuing final year studies at university before coming on board as a full time water resources engineer in January 2017. He has since worked on numerous projects involving hydraulic flood modelling and drainage analysis. He has experience using a diverse range of software including MapInfo, QGIS and TUFLOW. His areas of expertise:

  • Hydraulic Modelling
  • Spatial data analysis (GIS)
  • Flood studies

Alice Hines

Engineer

Alice Hines

Engineer

BEng (Chemical) (Hons)

Alice is a chemical engineer working out of Engeny's Brisbane office. Alice has a strong interest in hydrology and mine water management. Her past professional experience includes developing and modelling waste management strategies for regional councils. Her specific areas of expertise include:

  • Hydraulic and hydrologic modelling
  • Catchment hydrology
  • Water balance modelling

Jesse Hunter

Graduate Engineer – Stormwater and Flooding Management

Jesse Hunter

Graduate Engineer – Stormwater and Flooding Management

B.Eng (Civil)(Hons)

Jesse Hunter is a civil engineer for stormwater and flooding management and joined Engeny in September 2019. Jesse is currently an undergraduate with previous consulting experience in stormwater and flooding management as well as urban development. His specific areas of interest are:

  • Water Sensitive Urban Design
  • Hydraulic and hydrologic modelling
  • Flood studies and flood risk management
  • Design of civil infrastructure

Michael Tranter

Senior Civil Designer

Michael Tranter

Senior Civil Designer

AssocDEng (Civil)

Michael is a senior civil designer with over 10 years of experience in design, drafting and documentation. Michael has worked on a wide variety of projects including rail, dams, drainage networks, sewer networks, transport infrastructure, utilitiy relocations, reclamation, landfills and water networks. Michael’s key skills are:

  • detail design and documentation of civil works projects including roads, drainage works, culverts, water services, wastewater services, landfills and reclamation
  • design and documentation of local authority projects to required standards
  • technical review of drawings.

Tim O’Brien

Principal Designer

Tim O’Brien

Principal Designer

Tim is a principal design and drafter who has recently joined Engeny.  Tim has over 14 years experience as a civil engineering designer and drafter.  His experience is varied over the civil spectrum from mining and resources to land development and his expertise includes storm water drainage design, water and sewerage infrastructure design, earthworks, erosion and sediment control and water sensitive urban design. Tim is proficient in the following software packages:

  • AutoCAD
  • 12D Model
  • HECRAS
  • Microstation
  • PC Drains
  • MUSIC
  • Mapinfo
  • Civil 3D

Julian Giannetti

Civil Designer

Julian Giannetti

Civil Designer

Julian is a designer/drafter who has recently joined Engeny’s Melbourne office in November 2017. Julian is currently completing his final year of study in a Bachelor of Engineering (Civil) at Swinburne University of Technology.  Julian has previous industry related experience within the civil infrastructure design field related primarily to roads and stormwater drainage, from working within Local Government for nearly two years. This experience includes conducting feature and level surveys, set out of designs and also CAD drafting. Since joining Engeny, Julian has gained experience in using a range of software packages including;

  • AutoCAD
  • 12D Model
  • Microstation V8i
  • Mapinfo

Ryan McGrath

Civil Design Drafter

Ryan McGrath

Civil Design Drafter

AssocDEng (Civil)

Ryan joined Engeny in June 2014 as a civil designer and has an Associate Degree in Civil Engineering, Certificate 4 in Project Management and a Diploma of CAD. He has worked on large and minor jobs in Queensland and around Australia focusing on water and mining infrastructure. Ryan is continually improving his knowledge and expertise in design through every project that is completed. His specific areas of expertise and skills include:
  • full design and drafting of projects from concept through to construction
  • design of haul roads, sediment basins, dams and other water infrastructure
  • minor estimating and quantities in projects.

Nick Nolan

Civil Design Drafter

Nick Nolan

Civil Design Drafter

AssocDEng (Civil), Cert III Computer Aided Drafting

Nick joined Engeny in October 2017 as a Civil Design Drafter and has an Associate Degree in Civil Engineering & Certificate 3 of CAD. He has worked on large and minor jobs in Queensland and around Australia focusing on Commercial, Land development & Infrastructure. Nick is continually improving his knowledge and expertise in design through every project that is completed. His specific areas of expertise and skills include:

  • Full design and drafting of projects from concept through to construction.
  • Design of commercial centres, schools, police stations, townhouse development, large scale sub division, trunk water.
  • Minor estimating and quantities in projects.
  • Site supervision / contractor admin.

Tim Tse

Civil Designer

Tim Tse

Civil Designer

AssocDEng (Civil)

Tim is a civil designer with over 7 years of experience in design and drafting. Tim has an Associate Degree in Civil Engineering, Certificate 4 in Project Management and a Diploma of CAD and has worked on a wide variety of projects including roads, drainage networks, sewer networks, transport infrastructure, landfills and water projects. Tim’s key skills are:

  • design and drafting of projects from concept through to construction
  • design and documentation of local authority projects to required standards

Lianna Zhang

Civil Designer

Lianna Zhang

Civil Designer

AssocDEng (Civil)

Lianna is a junior designer working out of Engeny’s Melbourne office. Lianna has an Associate Degree in Civil Engineering and is currently completing her final year of study in a Bachelor of Engineering (Civil)(Hons). Lianna’s previous experience involving drainage infrastructure design in Queensland Bowen Basin mine sites. Since joined Engeny, Lianna is continually improving her knowledge and skills in projects. Her specific areas of expertise and skills include:

  • Design and drafting of projects using 12d model and AutoCAD
  • Design of bulk earthworks, sediment basins, dams and other water infrastructure
  • minor estimating and quantities in projects.

Sean Ann

Civil Designer / Drafter

Sean Ann

Civil Designer / Drafter

AssocDEng (Civil)

Sean joined Engeny in August 2016 as a civil designer. Currently he is continuing to progress in his skill set with various design programs and focusing on the design of water infrastructure. Sean's focus is on the following areas:

  • Basic levee and drainage design in 12d
  • Simple 12d earthworks design and quantities
  • Setting up drawings and concept design
  • Converting data in 12d and Auto CAD

Ryan Low

Graduate Engineer - Mine Water Management

Ryan Low

Graduate Engineer - Mine Water Management

B.Eng (Chemical & Materials)

Ryan Low joined Engeny Water Management in October 2019 at Brisbane. After graduating with a Bachelor’s Degree in Chemical and Materials Engineering, Ryan gathered consultancy experience working in projects relating to Contaminated Land, Biodiversity Offsets and Noise Management. He is now working with the Mine Water Management team at Engeny focusing on the following areas of expertise:

  • Water balance modelling for water supply schemes, and mining, coal seam gas and other industrial sites
  • Water resource planning
  • Catchment and dam flood hydrology
  • GIS

Elena Shafranova

Undergraduate Engineer – Flooding and Stormwater Management

Elena Shafranova

Undergraduate Engineer – Flooding and Stormwater Management

BEng (Env)

Elena joined Engeny’s Melbourne office in May 2019 as an undergraduate engineer. Elena has a range of experience from her previous roles including water quality modelling, design of wastewater treatment and groundwater monitoring. Currently, she is completing the final semester of the Master of Environment (Integrated Water and Catchment Management) at The University of Melbourne. Her research project is primarily focused on the application of flood modelling for assessment of flood management options in urban areas. At Engeny, Elena aims to develop expertise in:

  • Hydrologic and hydraulic modelling;
  • Water quality modelling;
  • Water sensitive urban design.

Lochlan Clark

Cadet Design Drafter

Lochlan Clark

Cadet Design Drafter

AssocDEng (Civil)

Lochlan has recently started as a Cadet Design Drafter at Engeny Water Management. He has a background in Heavy Structural Steel Fabrication and Mechanics. He also has an Associate’s degree in civil engineering obtained in 2018. His special interests and key skills are:

  • Full design and drafting of projects from concept through to construction
  • Basic 12d skills
  • Several years of AutoCAD and Tekla experience
  • Design and Fabrication of small to large scale steel structures

Charlie Hoswell

Undergraduate Engineer – Civil/Environmental

Charlie Hoswell

Undergraduate Engineer – Civil/Environmental

Studying B.Eng (Civil Hons), B.Eng (Env Hons)

Charlie Hoswell is an Undergraduate Engineer studying at the University of Newcastle, graduating in June 2020. Charlie started at Engeny in October 2019 at the Newcastle office and has been working on a casual basis. He has experience in civil construction, quality assurance and environmental planning. Charlie has an aptitude for water engineering and is eager to gain experience in the area.

Sean Willis

Undergraduate Engineer – Stormwater and Waterway Management

Sean Willis

Undergraduate Engineer – Stormwater and Waterway Management

E.Eng (Civil/Enviro)(Hons)

Sean Willis is a civil engineer for stormwater and waterway management with Engeny Water Management. Sean is still an undergrad with experience in stormwater management and mine water management, having had experience in engineering consulting and on site mine experience. His specific areas of interest include:

  • Catchment hydrology
  • Water sensitive urban design
  • Hydraulic and hydrologic modelling
  • Design and construction of civil infrastructure

Will Anderson

Undergraduate Engineer – Civil/Geotechnical

Will Anderson

Undergraduate Engineer – Civil/Geotechnical

Studying B.Eng/B.Com

Will Anderson is an Undergraduate Engineer graduating June 2020. Will started at Engeny in May 2019 and has been working for the Civil/Geotechnical team on a casual basis. He has previously worked as an intern in the renewables sector gaining experience in data analysis and asset management. Will has a keen interest in catchment hydrology, GIS mapping and geotechnical engineering, and hopes to gain further experience in these areas.

Rebekka Cooper

Office Administrator

Rebekka Cooper

Office Administrator

MBA

Rebekka is the office administrator for the Brisbane office. She provides assistance and support to the engineering team as well as being responsible for the day to day operations of the office. Rebekka has had over 10 years' administration experience within the engineering industry and has obtained her MBA. Rebekka has previously worked for a medium size multinational civil and structural consultancy firm and prior to that she worked for a Queensland owned and operated electrical and mechanical consultancy firm.

Samantha Lindsay

Finance Manager

Samantha Lindsay

Finance Manager

Samantha is a CPA Accountant with over 15 years of experience working in medium sized enterprises and consulting to small businesses. Her background includes being responsible for day to day accounting and compliance functions, preparation of financial statements, reporting to company boards, playing a strategic role in a trade sale process, applying for and administering government grants, and setting up overseas offices. She has also been a member of the Victorian SME committee of CPA Australia which focuses on the issues faced by small to medium sized enterprises from both a business and regulatory perspective.

Bridget Brown

Financial Administrator

Bridget Brown

Financial Administrator

Bridget joined Engeny Water Management in August 2019 as an Accounts Assistant working directly with the Finance Manager.  Bridget has a solid administration and accounts background (over 25 years) in small and medium-sized enterprises, primarily within the professional, scientific and technical services industries.

Esther Hargrave

Office Administrator

Esther Hargrave

Office Administrator

Esther is a business support professional with over 10 year’s administrative experience in the engineering industry. In her role as Office Administrator, she works closely with the administration team to deliver collaborative support services to the Brisbane office. Esther began her career with an international multi-disciplinary engineering firm. Her most recent position was as Office Manager for a specialist structural, civil and environmental consultancy.

Ellie Duck

Office Administrator

Ellie Duck

Office Administrator

Ellie is a Office Administrator for the Brisbane office. She provides assistance and support to the engineering team, in addition to  heading up the online marketing for the company and handling the day to day responsibilities for the office. With over five years' experience in administration, Ellie has a Bachelor degree in Media and Communications. Ellie has previously worked in hotel management.    

Alexandra Surman

Office Administrator

Alexandra Surman

Office Administrator

Alex is the office administrator for the Brisbane office. She provides assistance and support to the engineering team as well as being responsible for the day to day operations of the office. Alex has over 7 years' administration experience within the engineering industry. She previously worked with a medium size structural, geotechnical and civil consultancy, as the administration manager.

Bethany Endacott

Office Administrator

Bethany Endacott

Office Administrator

Bethany is the Receptionist / Administration Assistant for the Brisbane office. She provides assistance and support to the engineering team as well as being responsible for the day to day operations of the office. Bethany has a double Bachelor’s degree in Marketing and Film, Television and New Media.

Holly Bennett

Office Administrator

Holly Bennett

Office Administrator

Holly joined Engeny in August 2019 and is an office administrator for the Melbourne office. She provides assistance and support to the engineering team as well as being responsible for the day to day operations of the office. Holly has over 3 years administrative experience, previously working in an administration role in local government.

Erin Flannery

Office Administrator

Erin Flannery

Office Administrator

Erin joined Engeny in March 2018 and is an office administrator for the Melbourne office. She provides assistance and support to the engineering team as well as being responsible for the day to day operations of the office. Erin has had over 11 years' administrative experience, previously working in administrative roles for a town planning company and a national records management company.