Professor Brendon McNiven

  • Room: Level: 04 Room: 428
  • Building: Melbourne School of Design
  • Campus: Parkville

Biography

Brendon is a structural engineer with close to 30 years experience the design and construction. Brendon believes in going beyond individual disciplines to develop 'total' design solutions in his work. The majority of his career to date has been with global design firm Arup and has included significant time working overseas in London, HK, and Singapore. Brendon has held office leadership roles as well as group and individual discipline leadership positions with Arup. He has been responsible for the delivery of a number of significant multi-disciplinary projects including lead roles on the Singapore Flyer and Marina Bay Sands in Singapore. Specialist skills include architectural buildings, lightweight structures, specialist & moving structures, tall building design, fa├žades, heritage buildings, buildability, and getting the most out of digital design (BIM & similar), processes