James Deane-Butcher graduated in 2002 from The University of Sydney (BEng Civil) and has been with Robert Bird Group since 2009 working both in Australia and the UK. In 2011 James graduated from Swinburne University of Technology Melbourne with a Masters in Construction Management and is now General Manager in RBG’s Adelaide office. James has worked in our Melbourne and Adelaide offices. With over 16 years’ experience, James has had key roles in the structural design of multi-storey commercial, retail and residential projects as well as major sports facilities and convention centres. Key projects with RBG include:
- Adelaide Convention Centre Stage 2
- T1 Bifurcation Roof
- Adelaide Oval Redevelopment
- New Perth Stadium
- Flemington Racecourse Grandstand, Melbourne
James’ broad experience as a Structural Design Engineer in both Construction Engineering and building design, has led to him having key roles in the structural design of infrastructure projects including rail and major roads, commercial, retail and residential projects. His experience also includes major sports facilities and Convention Centre’s including Adelaide Convention Centre (over live rail). His construction engineering expertise includes construction sequencing, staged erection analysis and temporary works design.