Washington State Department of Transportation
John has over 40 years of experience in bridge design and construction.John is a highly experienced bridge engineer with extensive project history, including bridges within Australia, the Middle East, Southeast Asia, New Zealand and Africa. This experience encompasses a wide range of loadings, spans and structure types.
John is Aurecon’s Global Expertise Leader for Bridges. In this role he is responsible for the promotion of Aurecon’s technical brand, development of specific training and skills, input into resource allocation, business development, promotion and development of digital engineering for bridges, technical reviews and verifications and contribution to a culture of capturing, storing and sharing knowledge for the betterment of the group.John has presented over 50 technical papers at various technical forums covering a range of diverse initiatives throughout my career including; Bridges for the 21st century, New materials in construction – where to from here and How bridges can be both sustainable and cost effective.
John was awarded the 2016 Technical Excellence Award from Roads Australia.
In 2018 he was named one of Engineer Australia’s 30 most innovative engineers.
He awarded the John Connell Gold medal for 2018 by the Structural College of the Institution of Engineers Australia
John is passionate about exploring new ideas, innovation, design led thinking and sustainable construction, and in helping to create and enable a diverse, professional environment where people can thrive and grow.
During his career Dylan has held very challenging and rewarding positions at MidCoast Water, Tamworth Regional Council and Walcha Council. He currently holds the position of Director – Engineering Services at Walcha Council. He works on an array of local government engineering projects, with talented & passionate colleagues. He is very proud and thankful to be apart of the local government engineering community, as all steps of his career have provided an opportunity to learn and grow.
New Zealand Transport Authority
Department of Transport & Main Roads QLD
National Heavy Vehicle Regulator
Brisbane City Council
Roads & Maritime Services NSW
Nambucca Shire Council
Evolution Forest Products