Doug Hawkes Deputy Chairman | Managing Director and Principal Structural Engineer, Structural Integrity Engineering Pty Ltd

Doug has over 20 years’ experience as a practising Engineer and over 18 years’ as an Engineering business owner.  He is a Chartered Engineer in Structural Engineering and Leadership and Management, a Registered Professional Engineer of Queensland (RPEQ) and is the Managing Director and Principal Structural Engineer of Structural Integrity Engineering Pty Ltd.

Doug’s experience has covered a wide variety of roles including structural design, site supervision with contract management tasks, local and offshore workshop QA/QC assessments, independent design auditing of Australian and overseas suppliers, serious incident investigations and providing expert witness services for structural failures.

He has served on various industry, sporting and community committees including Standards Australia, Weld Australia (formerly known as the WTIA) and as President for a not-for-profit early childhood education organisation and is currently studying a Bachelor of Laws.

Doug is a member of the Audit Finance and Risk Committee of Weld Australia, and Chair of the Qualification & Certification Committee.