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Women In Construction Ambassador 2020

Costin Roe Consulting design engineer and University of Wollongong PhD candidate, Tanaz Dhondy, has been named as an Ambassador for the ‘Women in Construction Summit’ held as part of the Sydney Build Expo, 19-20 March 2020 at the International Convention Centre, Darling Harbour. Sydney Build is Australia’s most well-recognised construction, architecture, and infrastructure expo. Now […]

Tanaz Dhondy presents research paper

Tanaz Dhondy, Costin Roe Consulting design engineer, spoke on the topic of resilient infrastructure for climate change at the World Engineers Convention in Melbourne, 22-24 November 2019. A PhD candidate at the University of Wollongong, Tanaz presented a research paper titled: ‘Use of sea sand seawater concrete for efficient and sustainable building practices’. The World […]

Integrated stormwater design Chullora NSW

Costin Roe Consulting designed the integrated stormwater and remediation of a degraded section of the upper Cooks River, an asset of Sydney Water, resolving differing stakeholder requirements through collaboration to improve flood impacts and facilitate an environmentally-efficient industrial infill development. The principles of Water-Sensitive Urban Design (WSUD) guided engineering by Costin Roe Consulting to design […]

TUFLO flood modeling Mamre Road

Costin Roe Consulting produced a civil engineering report and water cycle management strategy, including TUFLOW 2D hydrodynamic flood modelling and assessment, to support an application for industrial development within the newly-defined Aerotropolis zone which surrounds the new Western Sydney Airport. When the NSW Government confirmed Badgerys Creek as the location for Sydney’s much-needed additional airport, […]

Elyssa Mastroianni - Australian Steel Institute Prize 2018

Elyssa Mastroianni, engineer at Costin Roe Consulting, was awarded the Australian Steel Institute Prize for 2018 at the University of Sydney (School of Civil Engineering) Prize-Giving Ceremony, an invitation-only event held in Sydney on Friday 17 May 2019. The Australian Steel Institute (ASI) is the nation’s peak body representing the entire steel supply chain from […]

Risk and Probability
Throughout the global engineering profession, there is an ongoing academic discussion about the need to contextualise risk for society in an increasingly complex and interconnected world. Structural engineers, as experts in risk associated with the built environment, are more often relied upon to explain the contemporary concept of risk to clients, partners, and associates. Grant [...]
Dux Hot Water, Moss Vale NSW

Some owners and occupants of new high-bay warehouses are concerned to find the pristine appearance of floor surfaces becoming blemished by black marks that resist cleaning. Grant Roe, BE(Hons) MEngSc MBA MIEAust CPEng NER, explains why this common problem is often misunderstood and prescribes the appropriate solution. There can be technical misunderstandings behind trade-level advice as to […]

Costin Roe Consulting announces new associate directors

Costin Roe Consulting announced the appointment of Xavier Cure, Civil Senior Design Engineer, as Associate Director. Xavier joins another recently-appointed Associate Director, Dermot Nolan, as a role-model and example for junior engineers who join the firm with the intention of refining their skills, gaining experience, and progressing toward positions of leadership within the firm and the field. […]

APEC Haus - Costin Roe Consulting Engineers

Costin Roe Consulting successfully designed the lifting beam for the raising of continuous 60 to 70 metre-long Kingspan insulated roof panels at APEC Haus, the US$37 million Leaders’ Conference Centre being constructed at Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea, in preparation for the APEC Summit to be held in November 2018. APEC Haus has been cited in […]

Tanaz Dhondy wins international award

Costin Roe Consulting design engineer and PhD candidate, Tanaz Dhondy, received an award for ‘Best Oral Presentation’ following the delivery of her preliminary research findings at the inaugural International Workshop on Coastal Reservoirs held in January 2018, at the University of Wollongong. Titled: Investigation of the chemical and physical properties of sea sand for the […]

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