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.