Anthony McBride Structural Engineer BE Hons (Civil), ME Hons (Struct.) Anthony McBride has over fifteen years experience in the design and construction of a diverse range of structural projects. Two areas of particular expertise are tension membrane structures and underpinning of existing structures. Anthony has worked both extensively in New Zealand and East Asia giving experience which is invaluable on projects in those regions. Recent experience includes the design and analysis of a number of world class tension membrane structures in the Arab Emirates, Canada, USA and New Zealand. He is also competent in dynamic structural analysis and design.

Anthony McBride
Structural Engineer

BE Hons (Civil), ME Hons (Struct.)

Anthony McBride has over fifteen years experience in the design and construction of a diverse range of structural projects. Two areas of particular expertise are tension membrane structures and underpinning of existing structures. Anthony has worked both extensively in New Zealand and East Asia giving experience which is invaluable on projects in those regions. Recent experience includes the design and analysis of a number of world class tension membrane structures in the Arab Emirates, Canada, USA and New Zealand. He is also competent in dynamic structural analysis and design.

 
John Davidson Design Engineer BE Hons (Bioeng), PhD John is a consultant with analytics, modelling, and optimisation experience in the areas of structures, mining, and medicine.  John specializes in Finite Element Modelling and Data Analytics.

John Davidson
Design Engineer

BE Hons (Bioeng), PhD

John is a consultant with analytics, modelling, and optimisation experience in the areas of structures, mining, and medicine.  John specializes in Finite Element Modelling and Data Analytics.

 
Nicholas Brooke Structural Engineer BE Hons (Civil), PhD CPEng, IntPE(NZ), MIPENZ Nicholas Brooke is a Chartered Professional Engineer who has specialised in the seismic design of reinforced concrete structures. Since joining Compusoft Engineering Nic has worked on a wide range of projects, including analysis and design of tension membrane structures, fatigue analysis and design of wind turbine foundations, time history analysis of structures, and assessment of existing structures. Nic has also provided litigation and pre-litigation support on numerous matters, including reparability of earthquake damaged structures and remediation of design defects. Prior to joining Compusoft Engineering, Nic worked as a lecturer at the University of Auckland where his research and teaching was focused on post tensioned concrete, the seismic design of reinforced concrete, and concrete materials technology. Nic is an active member of the broader New Zealand structural engineering community. His involvement in industry groups has included as council member of the New Zealand Concrete Society, on the management committee of the Auckland Structural Group, and as a contributor to revision of the New Zealand Concrete Structures Standard NZS3101. He is a member of IPENZ, the Structural Engineering Society (SESOC), the New Zealand Concrete Society (NZCS), and the New Zealand Society of Earthquake Engineers (NZSEE). Nic has also been a lead presenter for industry seminars on the seismic design of concrete structures organised by SESOC and the NZCS.

Nicholas Brooke
Structural Engineer

BE Hons (Civil), PhD
CPEng, IntPE(NZ), MIPENZ

Nicholas Brooke is a Chartered Professional Engineer who has specialised in the seismic design of reinforced concrete structures. Since joining Compusoft Engineering Nic has worked on a wide range of projects, including analysis and design of tension membrane structures, fatigue analysis and design of wind turbine foundations, time history analysis of structures, and assessment of existing structures. Nic has also provided litigation and pre-litigation support on numerous matters, including reparability of earthquake damaged structures and remediation of design defects.

Prior to joining Compusoft Engineering, Nic worked as a lecturer at the University of Auckland where his research and teaching was focused on post tensioned concrete, the seismic design of reinforced concrete, and concrete materials technology.

Nic is an active member of the broader New Zealand structural engineering community. His involvement in industry groups has included as council member of the New Zealand Concrete Society, on the management committee of the Auckland Structural Group, and as a contributor to revision of the New Zealand Concrete Structures Standard NZS3101. He is a member of IPENZ, the Structural Engineering Society (SESOC), the New Zealand Concrete Society (NZCS), and the New Zealand Society of Earthquake Engineers (NZSEE). Nic has also been a lead presenter for industry seminars on the seismic design of concrete structures organised by SESOC and the NZCS.

Derek Bradley Structural Engineer BE Hons (Civil) CPEng, IntPE(NZ), FIPENZ Derek is a Chartered Professional Engineer with over fifteen years of extensive structural design experience both in New Zealand and abroad. Experience includes structural design, analysis and management of commercial, civil and industrial projects. Derek's strengths are in the seismic analysis and retrofit of existing structures, airport structures, and the design of new commercial and industrial projects. Most recently, Derek has been involved in the review of road and rail bridges, structural design of shopping malls, seismic strengthening retrofit work and complex seismic analysis projects. Derek provides specialist guidance and support to engineering consultancies on a number of varied projects requiring engineering analysis and design.

Derek Bradley
Structural Engineer

BE Hons (Civil)
CPEng, IntPE(NZ), FIPENZ

Derek is a Chartered Professional Engineer with over fifteen years of extensive structural design experience both in New Zealand and abroad. Experience includes structural design, analysis and management of commercial, civil and industrial projects. Derek's strengths are in the seismic analysis and retrofit of existing structures, airport structures, and the design of new commercial and industrial projects. Most recently, Derek has been involved in the review of road and rail bridges, structural design of shopping malls, seismic strengthening retrofit work and complex seismic analysis projects. Derek provides specialist guidance and support to engineering consultancies on a number of varied projects requiring engineering analysis and design.

 
John O'Hagan Structural Engineer BE Hons (Civil), MSc John is nearing the completion of his PhD thesis on friction type elastic damping models for dynamic analysis of building structures. He also has a Masters degree in structural analysis and restoration of historic constructions and monuments. John’s areas of expertise are dynamic analysis and structural testing.

John O'Hagan
Structural Engineer

BE Hons (Civil), MSc

John is nearing the completion of his PhD thesis on friction type elastic damping models for dynamic analysis of building structures. He also has a Masters degree in structural analysis and restoration of historic constructions and monuments. John’s areas of expertise are dynamic analysis and structural testing.

 
Meg Brown Structural Engineer BE Hons (Civil), ME Hons (Struct.) Meg is a design engineer with a background in residential, commercial, health and education structural analysis and design projects. She has NZ and overseas experience in structural engineering including concept and detailed design, building consent and tender document preparation and construction supervision. Meg has experience in finite element analysis techniques and the design and detailing of tension membrane structures.

Meg Brown
Structural Engineer

BE Hons (Civil), ME Hons (Struct.)

Meg is a design engineer with a background in residential, commercial, health and education structural analysis and design projects. She has NZ and overseas experience in structural engineering including concept and detailed design, building consent and tender document preparation and construction supervision. Meg has experience in finite element analysis techniques and the design and detailing of tension membrane structures.

Tony Stuart Structural Engineer BE Hons (Civil) Tony is a design engineer with experience in structural and seismic analysis, and the design and evaluation of new and existing structures. Since graduating, Tony has worked both in New Zealand and overseas on a range of projects. After returning to New Zealand and Compusoft Engineering, Tony has focused on the use of finite element analysis techniques and is the New Zealand sales and support agent for CSi software. Tony also has extensive experience in the design and detailing of tension membrane structures.

Tony Stuart
Structural Engineer

BE Hons (Civil)

Tony is a design engineer with experience in structural and seismic analysis, and the design and evaluation of new and existing structures. Since graduating, Tony has worked both in New Zealand and overseas on a range of projects. After returning to New Zealand and Compusoft Engineering, Tony has focused on the use of finite element analysis techniques and is the New Zealand sales and support agent for CSi software. Tony also has extensive experience in the design and detailing of tension membrane structures.

 
Barry Davidson Director BE Hons, PhD (Eng) FIPENZ Barry Davidson has had over thirty years of technical engineering experience. He has been actively involved in the analysis and design of most structural forms, including high rise buildings, bridges, concrete arch dams, offshore gas platforms and hyperbolic cooling towers. As Senior Lecturer, his teaching and research role at the University of Auckland has provided an extensive network of specialised contacts ensuring that he is at the forefront of developing state-of-the-art analysis and design techniques which are practically focused by his role at Compusoft Engineering. Barry has previously held the role of president of the Structural Engineering Society of New Zealand and has extensive research experience in the field of base isolation and is involved in developing industry standards for earthquake engineering design. Barry has produced over eighty publications in the fields of structural stability, structural vibration and mitigation, seismic design, the seismic design of tanks, seismic isolation and system identification.

Barry Davidson
Director

BE Hons, PhD (Eng)
FIPENZ

Barry Davidson has had over thirty years of technical engineering experience. He has been actively involved in the analysis and design of most structural forms, including high rise buildings, bridges, concrete arch dams, offshore gas platforms and hyperbolic cooling towers. As Senior Lecturer, his teaching and research role at the University of Auckland has provided an extensive network of specialised contacts ensuring that he is at the forefront of developing state-of-the-art analysis and design techniques which are practically focused by his role at Compusoft Engineering.

Barry has previously held the role of president of the Structural Engineering Society of New Zealand and has extensive research experience in the field of base isolation and is involved in developing industry standards for earthquake engineering design. Barry has produced over eighty publications in the fields of structural stability, structural vibration and mitigation, seismic design, the seismic design of tanks, seismic isolation and system identification.