Nathan Grigg

qualifications

  • Bachelor of Engineering (Hons) (University of Melbourne)
  • Bachelor of Commerce (University of Melbourne)
  • Member of the Institution of Engineers, Australia
  • Chartered Professional Engineer
  • Registered Building Practitioner
  • NPER-3
  • Member College of Civil Engineers
  • Member College of Structural Engineers
  • Certifying Engineer, Structural (NT)

synopsis

Since 1996 Nathan has been engaged in the structural design, construction supervision and project management of a large number of vastly different projects across an array of sectors including education, multi-storey residential and commercial buildings, industrial developments, high quality super-flat industrial floors and other low rise residential structures using all manner of materials and construction methodologies.

With a hands on involvement and a close working relationship with all members of the project team, Nathan is able to contribute greatly to the success of any project in a friendly yet decisive and efficient manner.

Since being appointed as a Director of Kersulting in January 2009, Nathan has continued his close working relationship with Don Kerr and several of the staff at Kersulting from his ten years of varied experience at Irwinconsult, ensuring continuity of service and an understanding of the expectations of our practice in terms of delivery of high quality projects to our clients.

Damien Grant

qualifications

  • Bachelor of Engineering (Hons) (University of Melbourne)
  • Bachelor of Science (University of Melbourne)
  • Member of the Institution of Engineers, Australia
  • Chartered Professional Engineer
  • Registered Building Practitioner
  • NPER-3
  • Member College of Structural Engineers
  • Registered Professional Engineer of Queensland

synopsis

Damien has 15 years of energetic hands on experience providing high quality structural analysis, design and construction supervision on a broad range of building projects in Australia and overseas.  His experience covers all sizes and manner of structures, ranging from several high rise towers and complex architecturally expressive public and private buildings to large scale industrial facilities and everything in between. His intuitive understanding of structures and excellent ability to communicate with the team enables flexibility in the project direction and ensures delivery of rational, elegant and cost effective designs over a great range of projects.

Prior to joining Kersulting as an Associate Director in 2010, his years with Irwinconsult working closely with Don Kerr, Nathan Grigg and Jose Vilhena ensured continuity of service and an understanding of the expectations of the Kersulting practice to deliver high quality projects to our clients.  Damien was appointed as a Director in September 2016.

Bonnie Burgess

qualifications

  • Bachelor of Engineering (Civil)
  • Adv Dip of Technology (Mechanical Engineering)
  • Member of The Institution of Engineers Australia
  • Registered Building Practitioner

synopsis

Bonnie has been working as a Civil Engineer since 2006 and since then her personality, well-mannered nature and drive for success in the field have allowed her to gain respect and establish sound relationships with Clients, Contractors and her peers.  Bonnie is resourceful, adaptable and flexible and brings a varied and unique set of skills to Kersulting inclusive of Civil Design, Project Management and Construction Supervision. Bonnie has delivered projects to a number of clients including industrial corporations, architects, Government and Local Authorities across a number of sectors including Major Hazard Facilities, Health and Aged Care, Education and Land Development.  She strives to ensure a seamless extension to the service our clients have come to expect of the Kersulting practice so as to deliver high quality projects.

Bonnie joined Kersulting in January 2015 to start up Kersulting’s Civil Team.  She now leads a team of five staff and was appointed a Director of Kersulting in January 2017.

Jose Vilhena

qualifications

  • Technical College, Lisbon
  • Tafe College, Canberra
  • Introduction to Autocad
  • Computer Aided Drafting Certificate
  • Microstation Application course
  • Revit Structures Certificate

synopsis

Jose has been engaged in the structural drafting of a number of projects since 1972, including numerous significant multi-storey residential and commercial buildings, industrial developments, high quality super-flat industrial floors and other low rise residential structures.  He has particular expertise in computer modelling of structures and is well versed in drafting techniques for structural steel, conventionally reinforced concrete, steel fibre reinforced concrete, masonry and timber.

Within the office at Kersulting, Jose forms an integral part of the drafting team in a wide variety of high profile projects.  His role in ensuring projects are completed on time and with the utmost attention to detail have earned him a reputation as one of the most highly regarded practitioners in the industry.