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Ken Heard
Ken Heard
Senior Electrical Engineer - Built Environment


BE (Electrical) UNSW, Dipl of Bldg Science (SYD)

Work History:

  • Traineeship with Public Works Department through University (4) years and (8) years post-graduate experience
  • Experienced Engineer, Senior Engineer, Associate and Director with Webb Australia (24 years)
  • Senior Electrical Engineer with Clarence Consultants since early 2006
  • Building Services experience in Design (Concept and Scheme), Documentation, Contract Administration, Project Leadership, Estimating, Staff Mentoring
  • Design Experience in Electrical Reticulation, Switchboards, Lighting (Normal and Emergency), Fire Detection and Alarm systems, Passive IT cabling, UPS systems, Standby Generation systems, Lightning Protection, Section – J6 compliance reviews

Projects Undertaken:

  • Commercial – 400 George St. Sydney, AMP Centre – Bondi Junction, Gateway House – Coffs Harbour, RESMED Campus – NorWest Business Park
  • Computer Facilities – State Bank of Sth Australia, Cathay Pacific – NorWest Business Park, Westpac DRCC – East Chatswood, IBM Australia
  • Aged Care Facilities – South West Rocks, Glenwood Gardens (Glen Innes)
  • State and Private Schools - new and existing
  • Sub-division works (to AS 3000)
  • Holiday Park upgrades - various
  • Health Projects – Coffs Harbour Health Campus, Maclean Base Hospital
  • Tertiary Education – SCU (Lismore) and (Coffs Harbour Education Campus)

Professional Interests:

  • Training Junior staff and those new to the Building Services area
  • Seminars on BCA – Section (J6)

Personal Interests:

  • Golf
  • Rural life and activities
  • Competition Tennis
  • F1 motorsport
  • Moto GP
  • Sports cars
  • AFL (as spectator)