Ben is an experienced Infrastructure Asset Management Engineer. He has a strong background in the strategic and operational asset management of highway structures in New Zealand and Canada with a focus on bridge assets. His work has encompassed inspection and condition assessment, design, construction, and operations and maintenance of infrastructure. Ben has also been responsible for the management of mid-sized contracting teams undertaking operational maintenance on the Auckland Harbour Bridge.
Ben comes to us from Opus Vancouver, where he was responsible for the start-up of a Bridge Design and Asset Management Group and was involved in the Group’s management, marketing and business development. Due to a successful start, they are currently looking to scale this group, which is testament to Ben’s drive, tenacity and leadership.
Ben’s specialities include:
- Structures Asset Management including bridge inspection and condition assessment
- Strategic Asset Management including asset management plan development
- Project Management and Client Liaison
- Site Supervision/Engineers Representative
A creative thinker, Ben enjoys the variety the work offers and the fact that he gets to spend time outside the office. His work encompasses design, client liaison and site visits.