Mervyn Lindsay


BSc(Eng) • FIEAust • CPEng

With over 40 years of experience as a civil and structural engineer, company co-founder, Merv Lindsay, has earned an impeccable reputation in the engineering industry.  This is evidenced by his election to National President of Engineers Australia in 2011.  He continues to be a highly sought after speaker and consultant.

Merv has built up an impressive portfolio of projects as a structural and civil engineer, with a strong client focus and track record for the delivery of innovative and cost effective solutions to clients locally, and throughout Australia, New Zealand and Asia.

His areas of expertise include civil engineering, assessment of existing civil and structural infrastructure, mining and materials handling, light to heavy industrial and heritage engineering consulting services.  Merv’s experience in the design of civil structures and structural assessment of existing buildings and facilities is extensive.

Just a small selection of projects from his vast portfolio includes:

  • The Newcastle Harbour Foreshore Redevelopment
  • Ballina/Byron Bay Gateway Airport Expansion NSW
  • Fort Scratchley Historical Site Restoration, Newcastle NSW
  • Greater Building Society Head Office, Hamilton NSW
  • Caves Beachside Ecotourism Development, Caves Beach NSW
  • Designed & Managed Over 60 Public Housing Projects Throughout NSW
  • BHP Coke Ovens Operating Floor Refurbishment, Newcastle NSW
    • Winner of Engineers Australia (Newcastle Division) Engineering Excellence Award
  • Donhad Grinding Media Manufacturing Facility, Newcastle NSW
    • Winner of Engineers Australia (Newcastle Division) Engineering Excellence Award

Throughout his career, Merv has been heavily involved in promoting and developing the engineering profession, both throughout the Hunter Region and Nationally, and has served on committees for various industry bodies.