A Chartered Mechanical & Electrical Engineer (FIMechE & FIEAust), Richard has over 45 years of experience in maintenance, construction, contracts management, asset and maintenance management, and operational management of projects ranging from power station plants, services in transport infrastructures and specialist building services.
His early years were spent on project construction and commissioning activities which provided solid grounding for later years in design and project development.
In the past couple of decades he has developed internationally renowned specialist skills in tunnel ventilation and electrical and mechanical services for road & rail tunnels and metro stations.
He has enjoyed managing teams across disciplines, cultures and geographic areas to deliver projects. He is valued to provide innovative approaches and fresh ideas to technical issues in complex projects. His project management skills are demonstrated by successful completion of various complex projects under his management. His ability to understand client requirements and provide high level service resulted in repeat businesses. His attention to risks and commercial aspects was reflected in profitability of projects under his management.
He is a valuable contributor in the project life cycle from the identification and development of opportunities, deal negotiation to complete delivery.