Paul has 35 years experience in the civil construction industry and has held management roles at BBR Contech for 25 years. He has been associated with a large number of projects covering a broad range of specialist civil engineering construction activities including: post-tensioning, post-tensioned slabs, ground anchors, soil nailing, concrete repair, structural upgrading, seismic strengthening, grouting, sprayed concrete, FRP composites and heavy lifting. Paul’s background includes structural and geotechnical design, civil engineering construction and specialist engineering contracting. Given this broad specialist expertise, Paul is frequently consulted at an early stage to assist with engineered solutions for a range of projects.
He has been actively involved with the NZ Concrete Society since 1998 and is a past-President. Paul holds an NZCE (Civil) and Bachelor of Civil Engineering (Honours) and is a member of IPENZ, SESOC and the NZ Geotechnical Society. He has presented numerous technical papers on post-tensioning, ground anchoring and FRP and has been involved in presenting seminars and guest lectures on a range of topics through his affiliations with IPENZ, universities and industry organisations.