Thomas Showan

Structural Design Manager

Tom is a vital member of the MIEngineers Design and Project Management team, bringing to the business over 15 years consulting engineering experience in small and medium sized firms, where he has delivered and managed many structural projects for infrastructure, industrial, commercial and residential projects.

Tom’s broad skill base includes structural design and assessment, as well as constructability analysis, certification of complex structures, project management and client management. He has delivered complex structures such as multi-storey reinforced concrete frame residential buildings, the tallest at 46 storeys; portal frames and PT slabs for the IKEA flagship Sydney store; and project planning for the conversion of large World War II oil tanks into offices.

Tom is Bachelor of Engineering (Civil & Structural) qualified and is also skilled in the design of concrete, steel, composite and timber structures. He has extensive knowledge and experience in the use of all leading design packages including Microstran, Stand7, TEDDs, Rapt, AutoCAD, ETABs, Staad and MS Project.