We employ capable and passionate individuals who are committed to delivering high quality, successful projects in a team approach.
Our people are central to our success. Engaging people with the right skills and cultural fit allows us to satisfy your needs, and at the same time ensures all legislative and stakeholder requirements are covered.
Managing Director / Senior Civil Engineer
BEng Mech (Hons), Senior Road Safety Auditor (TMR Qualified). MIE Aust (Civil) RPEQ Civil
Lachlan has been overseeing the MCE team since 2009. Before re‐joining MCE he had several years’ experience as Lead Engineer in the materials handling sector for Sinclair Knight Merz (Brisbane) and WorelyParsons (Vancouver, Canada).
Lachlan is Managing Director of MCE and oversees all business management, procurement, budgeting, performance management and day‐to‐day management of people and operational improvement. Lachlan’s experience in leading multidisciplinary teams has assisted him in specialising in delivering major urban development projects, working collectively with designers and architects to achieve unique engineering solutions.
Senior Civil Engineer
B.Tech (Civil), MIE Aust, CPEng, FIMEA, RPEQ Civil
In 2002, Ian established MCE. Ian has over 40 years’ experience in the varying facets of civil engineering has worked extensively with State Government Departments, Local Governments Authorities and private clients throughout central and regional Queensland. His ability to build strong relationships with clients and his team has ensured the sustained growth of the business.
Senior Civil Engineer
BEng Civil (Hons), MIE Aust (Civil) RPEQ Civil, Road Safety Auditor (TMR Qualified).
Chris has 25 years’ experience within the transport and infrastructure industry through various roles gained primarily in Department Transport and Main Roads (DTMR) and more recently in private enterprise. His long career history with DTMR has allowed him to develop a thorough understanding of all aspects of DTMR business and specification. He also has a good understanding of, and “hands on” experience, with urban and commercial development, traffic and transport, stormwater drainage, water supply, building design and construction and maintenance.
Senior Structural Engineer
BEng Civil, MIE Aust, CPEng, RPEQ
Geoffrey is a Senior Structural Engineer with a role in the delivery of residential, commercial, resource and industrial projects. He has extensive knowledge and practical experience in the design and construction of commercial and industrial buildings and structures including inspections and reports, structural analysis and design of foundations, steel frameworks, reinforced concrete foundations, slabs and tilt-up walls. Geoffrey has 25 years’ plus experience in multidiscipline consulting engineering practice’s and has been involved in all aspects of consulting engineering practice including project management, drafting, engineering design and reporting.
Senior Civil Engineer
BEng (Civil) (Hons), RPEQ, Advanced Diploma Project Management (AQF6)
Mark Vignale is a highly motivated Principal Civil Engineer and Engineering Manager with over 25 years’ experience within the civil infrastructure industry. Most recently his role is to provide project management, design certification, specialist advice and solutions within design teams as well as leading a team of transport engineers and designers.
Mark has managed various projects for both government and private organisations under various methods of delivery. He has worked at senior levels across both the public and private sectors and has a depth of experience developed in the planning, design, construction and infrastructure management areas over many years. Mark spent 20 years in various roles within TMR (including RoadTek) where was able to establish himself as a highly respected leader, engineer and Project Manager. He has developed a strong reputation for developing professional relationships, achieving results and ensuring projects are delivered to client’s expectations.
Project Manager / Senior Civil Engineer
BEng Civil, MIE Aust (Civil) RPEQ, Road Safety Auditor (TMR Qualified).
Mark is a results-driven, quality-focused professional with more than 35 years’ experience within the transport and infrastructure industry. He provides transport infrastructure advice to engineers, project managers and developers, contract administration services, prepares audit reports of contracts and government submissions, prepares technical specifications, and provides civil engineering advice on proposed design issues. With more 37 years’ experience within the transport and infrastructure industry through various roles gained primarily in Department Transport and Main Roads (DTMR), Mark brings both management and technical expertise. He has a proven track record in successfully managing a range of project and programs across Central Queensland. Mark’s long career history with DTMR has allowed him to develop a thorough understanding of all aspects of DTMR business and specification.
BEng Civil (1st Class Hons), Road Safety Auditor (TMR Qualified).
Mayur is a Civil Engineer and has been involved in the planning and design of civil infrastructure projects, producing design drawings, estimating quantities for civil infrastructure projects, preparing bill of quantities for tendering process, preparing engineering studies and reports and general site supervisory duties in various projects. He has worked closely with the Local Government Authorities, Department of Main Roads and private clients within the region.
BEng Civil (Hons)
Nathaniel is an experienced and professional engineer specialising in the management and delivery of complex transportation projects. He can capably delivery projects through all stages of concept development, preliminary and detailed design, through into contract administration and project close-out. Nathaniel has a proven track record in managing delivery of complex design projects utilising multi-faceted consultant teams with complex stakeholder considerations and political sensitivity. He has development close, functional relationships with clients including private developers, local government authorities, Department of Transport and Main Roads and Department of National Parks, Sport and Racing, and federal funding agencies. Nathaniel combines a high level of detail and creative problem solving to deliver precise solutions that are fit-for-purpose.
Isaac joined the MCE team in 2015 whilst studying a Bachelor of Engineering at CQU. Alongside a supportive team which enabled him to gain hands on experience, Isaac graduated in November 2018. Isaac has a passion for Structural Engineering and has been a part of multiple major projects such as the proposed two tonne custom entry signage for Rocklea and the Airlie Beach Foreshore Revitalisation.
BEng (Co-op) with First Class Honours and Diploma of Professional Practice (Engineering)
Joining MCE in 2019, David is an experienced Civil Engineer with a background in local government and DTMR asset management, maintenance and construction. Previous to joining MCE, David started out as Civil Engineer at Gladstone Regional Council where he was involved in various roles including contract admin, asset management and coordinating capital and operational projects. He then worked for a Civil Contractor delivering Main Roads projects.
Senior Civil Designer
Studying – Associate Diploma of Civil Engineering
Royce is a Civil Designer and his responsibilities include design of roadworks, stormwater infrastructure and treatment and sewerage reticulation for urban and rural subdivisions for both private and government industries. He ensures that planning and design projects comply with appropriate standards and client requirements. His recent works include the $36 Mil Rockhampton Riverside Precinct, including shared zones for bike and pedestrian accessibility, $16 Mil Kershaw Gardens Redevelopment, and Alf Larson / Lions Park Redevelopment, Miriam Vale.
Royce is a highly competent Civil Designer, leading the MCE team in 12D design and AutoCAD drafting. His abilities are sought after in the CQ region with him recently mentoring the Banana Shire Council design team in Civil Design software usage.
Cadet Civil Technician
Studying – Bachelor of Engineering (Honours)
Regan joined MCE in early 2016 and is involved in the design and drafting on a wide variety of civil and structural projects alongside a supportive team which enables him to gain hands on experience. The recent projects that he has been involved in include:
- Riverbank Precinct Redevelopment
- Kershaw Gardens Redevelopment
- Browns Gully Floodway Replacement
- Biloela CBD Drainage Network
- Linkes Road-Callide Creek Floodway Upgrades
- Curtis Island Traffic Analysis
- Curtis Island Traffic Road Rehabilitation
- Theodore Heavy Vehicle Rest Area Re-design
- Byfield Road Rehabilitation
- Bluff Point Carpark Rehabilitation