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  • Brian Wooldridge

About Brian Wooldridge

Brian is a Partner of Opus International Consultants who is a multidisciplinary engineering, architecture, infrastructure, asset management and environmental consultancy with offices throughout Australia, Canada, New Zealand and the United Kingdom. Opus is listed on the New Zealand stock exchange. Following graduation from the University of Queensland with a Bachelor of Engineering (Civil) in 1978, Brian was employed at McWilliam Consulting Engineers as a Structural Engineer and was promoted to Director in 2001. Brian maintained his directorship when McWilliam merged with QANTEC in 2003. Qantec McWilliam was then purchased by Opus in 2007

Brian has significant expertise in managing the structural design of large projects. He is known for producing practical and economical structural options and for his ability to get the structural concept right early in the project resulting in a cost…


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About Brian Wooldridge

Brian is a Partner of Opus International Consultants who is a multidisciplinary engineering, architecture, infrastructure, asset management and environmental consultancy with offices throughout Australia, Canada, New Zealand and the United Kingdom. Opus is listed on the New Zealand stock exchange. Following graduation from the University of Queensland with a Bachelor of Engineering (Civil) in 1978, Brian was employed at McWilliam Consulting Engineers as a Structural Engineer and was promoted to Director in 2001. Brian maintained his directorship when McWilliam merged with QANTEC in 2003. Qantec McWilliam was then purchased by Opus in 2007

Brian has significant expertise in managing the structural design of large projects. He is known for producing practical and economical structural options and for his ability to get the structural concept right early in the project resulting in a cost effective, practical and successful development. He enjoys working in a multi discipline team and thrives on having ideas considered and challenged.

Over the last 30 plus years Brian has helped complete some of Queensland’s major building projects including:

- Mackay Hospital Redevelopment
- Yeronga Village
- Viridian Noosa Resort Development
- Creative Industries Precinct, Kelvin Grove Urban Village
- Mirvac Tennyson Riverside Development
- Mirvac School of Sustainability, Bond University
- Sunshine Coast University Hospital PPP bid
- River Quay Restaurants at Southbank
- Station Square Shopping Centre Maryborough
- Brolga Theatre Maryborough
- Club Med Lindeman Island
- Noosa International Resort
- 240 Queen Street Commonwealth Bank building
- Performing Arts Centre Queensland Cultural Centre

CTBUH Involvement

  • Chapter Secretary, Australia (2013 – Present)
  • Regional Committee, Brisbane (2013 – Present)

Events/Initiatives Involving Brian Wooldridge

CTBUH Leaders Connect at 2017 Conference

CTBUH Leaders Connect at 2017 Conference

29 Oct 2017, Event Report – The Annual Leaders Meeting was held the day before the start of the CTBUH 2017…

Conference Steering Sub-Committees Confirmed

31 Mar 2017, Conference Activity – The conference sub-committees will help drive the organization and…

CTBUH Queensland Infrastructure Seminar: Anna Meares Velodrome

CTBUH Queensland Infrastructure Seminar: Anna Meares Velodrome

16 Mar 2017, Event Report – The CTBUH Brisbane Committee held a breakfast seminar discussing infrastructure in…

Events/Initiatives Involving Brian Wooldridge

CTBUH Leaders Connect at 2017 Conference
29 Oct 2017, Sydney – Event Report
The Annual Leaders Meeting was held the day before the start of the CTBUH 2017 Australia Conference, bringing together the Council’s leaders.
Conference Steering Sub-Committees Confirmed
31 Mar 2017, Sydney – Conference Activity
The conference sub-committees will help drive the organization and promotion of activities ahead of CTBUH 2017, starting on October 30.
CTBUH Queensland Infrastructure Seminar: Anna Meares Velodrome
16 Mar 2017, Brisbane – Event Report
The CTBUH Brisbane Committee held a breakfast seminar discussing infrastructure in Queensland, with a particular focus on the new Anna Mears Velodrome.
CTBUH Executive Director Presents at Chapter Events in Australia
7-9 Mar 2017, Sydney – Event Report
Executive Director Antony Wood delivered two well attended lectures in Sydney and Melbourne, organized by the respective local CTBUH committees.

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