13 April 2018 – Menard Managing Director, Philippe Vincent has been made a Fellow of Engineers Australia at the NSW Division lunch today.
The luncheon took place at Sydney’s Parliament House on Macquarie Street where Philippe was formally presented with his Fellows certificate; alongside his peers who were all formally recognised for their outstanding achievements to the Engineering community in Australia.
According to Philippe, being declared Fellow of such a distinguished body such as Engineers Australia is an honour.
He observes that the recognition brings him and Menard closer to the local geotechnical and wider Engineering community; as well as advance a greater level of interaction among clients looking to solve ground improvement, reinforcement and environmental remediation challenges.
Further, Philippe said that Australia’s engineers are among some of the world’s most innovative and talented, adding that Engineers Australia continues to be a major contributor to promoting the Engineering field to the world.
Menard maintains an exceptional 45 year history in Australia offering design and construction geotechnical experience. Providing cost effective ground improvement solutions for some of Australia’s mid-to-large infrastructure and construction projects. Including the recent completion of the Pacific Highway upgrade and Perth Stadium.
Philippe Vincent has been with Menard Group for 15 years. French born, Philippe moved to Australia in January 2002, working across Menard’s businesses including Menard Bachy and REMEA. He holds a Masters degree in Science from Ecole des Mines d’Ales, and a Master of Civil Engineering from UNSW.
Menard Australia is a part of Soletanche Freyssinet, a group of world leaders in soil, structural and nuclear engineering.
Engineers Australia is the largest community of Engineers Australia with over 100,000 members from the full range of engineering occupations and at all career stages. Engineers Australia is committed to serving members’ interests, discipline and industry.
ABOUT MENARD GROUP Oceania
Menard Group s a design-build specialty geotechnical contractor offering expertise in ground improvement for sites with poor soil. By combining value engineering and innovative techniques, Menard Group Oceania delivers practical, sustainable solutions that can be attractive alternatives to deep (pile) foundations. As part of an international network of geotechnical resources and expertise, our team brings in-depth knowledge and creative problem solving to every project.