HDR Recognises Staff Contribution

HDR has recognised the contribution of 12 of our long serving employees this week at our Brisbane office. For Chris Allan and Jason Hardy, this year marks the achievement of 10 years of service. Awards were also presented to Mark Shinkel, Gerald Burgess, Ian Crouch, Karis Albayalde, Sally Le, Silvio Gasparac, Peter Dumbrill, Boris Cvjeticanin, Mark Biffin and Derek Neuhold recognising their 5-plus years as a part of the HDR team.

A special presentation was given on Tuesday 31 January announcing their achievements and to congratulate all involved on reaching such an important milestone in their careers.

While presenting the awards managing director Mark Fairweather thanked the award winners for their dedication and commitment to HDR and our clients. “These awards say a lot about the commitment and enthusiasm of our long serving team members. Our staff is the heart and soul of HDR and we are very thankful to be able to call such a great group of people part of the HDR family.”


For more than a century, HDR has partnered with clients to shape communities and push the boundaries of what's possible. Our expertise spans 10,000 employees, in more than 225 locations around the world — and counting. Our engineering, architecture, environmental and construction services bring an impressive breadth of knowledge to every project. Our optimistic approach to finding innovative solutions defined our past and drives our future.

Within Australia, HDR has offices in Brisbane, Sydney and Melbourne, and capabilities spanning the resources, transport, waste, industrial and architecture sectors, which have grown via conglomeration with longstanding Australian companies.