After working in the uk ruairi moved to Australia in 2006. Ruairi’s approach involves high quality, syntax based design produced via a process of innovative solutions and creative collaboration.
Specialising (with a masters) in advanced digital design systems, he has worked for a number of design and documentation roles.
In a previous life he trained as an architectural documenter, this coupled with his experience on site gave him the skills and experience to deliver and manage projects later in his career .
Principal Structural and Civil
Having been involved in the construction industry for over 27 years Derek has considerable experience institutional and leisure projects requiring a familiarity with a broad range of construction methods and materials. He has led both new build and refurbishment projects.
During his early career in Ireland he twice won the G & T Crampton centenary award for the engineer construction industry . He worked for Arup in Ireland Derek spent time working for Beca and Robert Bird Group prior to his integration with trinity+one.
His skills include all aspects of design of structures using either manual or computer aided design processes and he has excellent familiarity with the use of computer aided drafting. With a keen interest in lightweight structures he has been involved with several projects with the Arup facades group.
He has carried out peer reviews of multistory residential towers and carries out independent checking and design of temporary structures for major building contractors.