SLR Consulting’s Asia Pacific operations have recently announced the expansion of their water advisory and design capability with the senior appointments of Dr Trevor Johnson and Michael Della.
Trevor has over 39 years’ experience as a Civil Engineer with particular expertise in the fields of civil, hydraulic and environmental engineering. Recognised as a leader in his field, Trevor has worked extensively in the areas of urban development, hydraulic analysis and design, environmental assessment preparation, flood management and urban water quality. He is also considered one of Queensland’s foremost experts in the engineering design of urban waterways such as canals and lakes. Trevor has also appeared as an expert witness and/or prepared expert engineering reports for approximately 300 court-related matters, primarily associated with Planning and Environment Court, Land Court and Supreme Court actions.
Further strengthening our technical capability is accomplished Engineer, Michael Della. With over 25 years’ experience, Michael specialises in hydrology, hydraulic modelling and environmental engineering, including analysis and design of urban and rural waterways, creek and river systems, pipe drainage networks, bridges, culverts and weirs.
Asia Pacific Regional Manager Paul Gardiner added:
“I am thrilled to welcome both Trevor and Michael to SLR as we expand our water advisory technical offering. Both appointments will contribute significantly to the growth of the Surface Water and Flood Management capability in Asia Pacific, and enhance our ability to support our Clients across the Infrastructure, Industry, Built Environment and Mining & Resource sectors.”
The appointment of Trevor and Michael is in line with SLR’s strategy to expand the water-related environmental and advisory services across the group. SLR’s global team now totals over 50 professionals specialising in a wide range of water-related services including water resources, hydrology and flood modelling, stormwater investigations and masterplans, water management and efficiency strategies, water quality studies and engineering design solutions.
This announcement follows the company’s launch of landscape architecture services in Asia Pacific earlier this month, which also adds to well-established expertise in Europe.