Triaxial Consulting are aware and believe that our people are our best asset.

We exist on the premise “your people are your business” and for this reason we aim to train, develop and procure the best people the industry has to offer.

The Triaxial senior management team are no exception to this rule and offer un-paralleled expertise in their individual fields.

Daniel Cully

Director

Daniel has gained extensive experience in structural and civil engineering design and management since beginning his consulting career in Ireland. Prior to embarking on his consulting career, Daniel worked as a carpenter, steel fixer and leading hand on various pharmaceutical, residential, commercial and sewerage treatment construction projects in Ireland.

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Jeffrey Knox

Jeffrey Knox

Director

Jeff has gained experience in structural and civil engineering design and management over the last 30 years. During his extensive career, Jeff has worked with a range of consultancies from small to multi-national as well as educating the next generation of young professionals through his work with Sydney Institute of TAFE – Civil Engineering faculty.

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Drew Roberts

Drew Roberts

Director

Drew commenced his structural engineering and project management career in 2004 when, following graduation he gained employment with a multi-national consultancy in their regional Darwin office. Here Drew’s engineering ‘apprenticeship’ saw him designing hangars, administration buildings, residential quarters and simulator buildings for a large defence project at Robertson Barracks located in Darwin.

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Jim Disher

Senior Engineer

Joining Triaxial consulting as the Mudgee Office manager has allowed Jim to offer a high standard of engineering services to rural clients in central west NSW, as well as providing ongoing civil engineering services to Triaxial clients nationwide. Learn More About Jim

Daniel Vyden

Senior Engineer

Prior to the commencement of his engineering career, Daniel worked on many residential building sites providing him with a greater understanding of current construction methodologies and invaluable experience working on structures from a ‘real life’ prospective.

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James Blackburn

Engineer

Joining the Triaxial team, James brings with him knowledge and experience in the design and management of construction projects which will only be enhanced on completion of his Masters of Engineering qualification.

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Chris Schmidt

Chris Schmidt

Engineer

Chris has worked in engineering consulting for the last year and a half as an undergraduate engineer. Working at Triaxial Consulting as a design engineer, Chris has gained valuable experience in structural design ranging from small residential development to large commercial-type warehouses. He has also been exposed to project management skills and continues to grow under strong guidance from the Triaxial team.

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Sean Whelan

Sean Whelan

Engineer

Sean worked with Triaxial Consulting as an undergraduate engineer during the final semester of his studies, and now works as a graduate engineer following the completion of his degree in July 2014.

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James Heyligers

James Heyligers

Draftsman

James started his career as an apprentice draftsman at the beginning of 2010 with a medium sized consultancy. James finished his apprenticeship 1 year early at the beginning of 2013 due to his fast learning skills and determination. Soon after finishing his apprenticeship, he moved onto Triaxial Consulting.

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Frank Napoli

Frank Napoli

Senior Draftsman

Frank started his career as an apprentice draftsman at the beginning of 2001 with a medium sized consultancy. Frank completed his apprenticeship and due to his determination and passion for drafting worked his way up to CAD Team Manager in the 13 years there. Soon after he moved onto Triaxial Consulting.

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Niki Zheng

Niki Zheng

Engineer

Niki has worked with Triaxial Consulting for the past two years. Initially as a graduate engineer on a contract basis and upon her finishing her masters, she joined the team as a permanent member of staff as a design engineer based in both Adelaide and the Barossa offices.

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Herbert Legaspi

Herbert Legaspi

Engineer

Herbert has worked as a structural engineer- group leader for a Texas based shed fabricator before migrating to Australia and working for a local steel building fabricator.   Herbert also has extensive experience in the design of tapered three-plate steel sections that reduces the portal frame weight of up to thirty percent compared to a conventional hot-rolled member.

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Úna McKenna

Úna McKenna

Engineer

Úna graduated in 2008 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Transport with Specialisms from the University of Ulster in Northern Ireland. Upon graduation Úna commenced working in a top tier Civil and Structural consultancy, Mouchel Pty Ltd as a site engineer on the largest road upgrade in Northern Ireland in over 40 years. Úna’s role as a site engineer involved supervising and monitoring all construction activity on the 27Km long Design, Build, Finance and Operate Corridor Improvement Project.

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John Inwood

John Inwood

Senior Draftsman

John has gained experience in Structural & Civil Engineering design and management over the last 35 years since he began his career as an Apprentice Draftsman in 1978, attending Sydney Technical College and completing in 1981. During his career, John has worked with many consultancies throughout Sydney and UK as both Contract and Staff roles from small residential, light commercial, remedial works to multi storey apartments, high rise, aged care, correctional facilities and large Shopping Centres.

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Scott Bentley

Scott Bentley

Engineer

Scott completed his civil and structural engineering degree in 2014. He was an outstanding student achieving distinctions and high distinctions in all subjects, consequently receiving First Class Honors. He was employed as a tutor for the University of Adelaide in Structural Engineering Design and Concrete Analysis.

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Jason Searle

Jason Searle

Senior Civil Designer

Jason is a Senior Civil Designer with more than 8 years of professional experience in the design and documentation of civil residential, commercial and infrastructure projects. He brings a wealth of experience to the Triaxial Consulting team and has a solid understanding of the requirements for civil engineering design and documentation.

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Shane McDougall

Shane McDougall

Company Accountant

A CPA qualified accountant with experience in the SME to large commercial manufacturing sector. Experience has been gained in both financial and operational management roles. Shane has a hands on approach in bringing processes and management reporting, including detailed analysis, to the level required for presentation to a board of directors as well as a company’s management team.

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John Aquilina

John Aquilina

Engineer

John recently joined the Triaxial Consulting team as a graduate engineer. He completed a bachelor of Civil and Structural Engineering at the University of Adelaide at the end of 2014 and graduated in April 2015. At Triaxial Consulting he has gained many skills such as the design of verandas, sheds, residential footing and civil calculations. John is continuously improving and learning new skills under the guidance of the Triaxial team.

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Daniel Flynn

Daniel Flynn

Apprentice Draftsman

Daniel began his career as an apprentice draftsman at the end of 2015 with Triaxial consulting. Daniel finished his Tafe course (Diploma of Civil Construction Design) early in his apprenticeship and is currently gaining a considerable amount of experience through Triaxial. He is now currently studying a Bachelor of Civil Engineering.

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Bridget Liang

Bridget Liang

Engineer

Bridget graduated from the University of New South Wales with a Bachelor of Engineer degree. Before graduated from uni, she gained structural design experience in Beijing General Municipal Engineering Design & Research Institute as a chief structural engineer’s assistant during holiday. After she completed her degree in UNSW, she worked as a structural engineer & architect in a design & engineering company.

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Sam Naji

Sam Naji

Senior Engineer

Sam is a senior Structural Engineer with Structural with over 15 years’ experience in Structural and Civil design, in Australia, New Zealand. Sam has been involved in the engineering design, design co-ordination, construction, supervision and documentation of a variety of complex multidiscipline project types including residential, warehousing, industrial minerals processing, power transmission and substation, low to mid rise residential, commercial projects as well as infrastructure’s projects such as water and waste water treatment plant and pump station projects.

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Rodney Smith

Rodney Smith

Senior Draftsman

Rodney has gained experience in Structural & Civil Engineering design and management over the last 34 years since he began his career as an Apprentice Draftsman in 1980, attending Sydney Technical College and completing in 1984. During his career, Rodney has worked with many consultancies throughout Sydney and UK as both Contract and Staff roles from small residential, Heavy Industrial, light commercial, remedial works to multi storey apartments.

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Joshua Maloney

Joshua Maloney

Cadet Engineer

Josh has worked in engineering consulting for over 18 months as a cadet engineer. Working at Triaxial Consulting as a civil design engineer, Josh has gained valuable experience in civil design ranging from small residential engineering works to large subdivisions. He has also been exposed to project management skills and continues to grow under strong guidance from the Triaxial team.

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Shawn Handley

Shawn Handley

Structural Draftsman

Shawn has gained experience in the Building Industry over the last 27 years since he began his career as a Trainee Draftsman in 1989, attending Northern Territory University and completing in 1991. During his career, Shawn has worked in many disciplines from residential, light commercial and remedial works.

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Nathan Bowles

Nathan Bowles

Engineer

Nathan has gained comprehensive experience since coming on board as a graduate structural engineer within the Triaxial Darwin office toward the end of 2016. Prior to this, throughout his final year of study Nathan worked as a project engineer at a mid-tier consulting firm in Adelaide, gaining extensive experience in both design and on site works.

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