Dave Spangenberg

Principal Structural Engineer

Dave Spangenberg is a Structural Engineer with over 30 years’ experience in structural and civil engineering in the mining, commercial, industrial and utility industries.  His expertise is in the precast concrete slab industry.

Dave recently performed ground-breaking work in the Australian utility industry with strategy and asset management philosophy on the ageing timber pole population in Australia’s power supply network.  He lay’s claim to a significant contribution towards the development of a new standard for the timber pole reinforcement industry in Australia and during his tenure in the utility industry he developed and patented a steel streetlight pole reinforcement technique that holds a world-wide patent and is being employed throughout Australia.

He is a professionally registered engineer in South Africa with the Engineering Council of South Africa (ECSA), has subsequently obtained Chartered Engineer status in broader Australia (Engineers Australia – EA), RPEQ status for Queensland specifically and CMEngNZ status in New Zealand (Institute for Professional Engineers IPENZ).  He practises as a registered Professional Engineer in the field of structural engineering in these countries and regions.

Dave is an innovative problem solver that fosters long term relationships with clients and colleagues through honesty and integrity.  His philosophy is to distinguish ourselves from our competitors by service delivery through efficiency, experience and always, accountability for decisions and actions.