James Georgiades


  • Bachelor of Engineering (BEng Hons)


  • Project management
  • Site supervision
  • QA/QC management
  • Risk assessment
  • Constructability reviews
  • Peer reviews
  • Installation procedures
  • Concrete high-rise
  • Masonry and timber structures
  • Complex steel structures
  • Fixed and floating offshore structures
  • Subsea structures
  • Warehouse design
  • Lifting/Lifted equipment design
  • Mechanical plant and equipment design
  • Cathodic protection/ corrosion control
  • Materials selection
  • Welding and fabrication supervision

About James Georgiades

James is a dedicated and talented structural engineer who brings to Hera valuable experience in the Australian construction and oil and gas industries. His impressive CV includes supervising the design of high-rise towers, residential and office buildings, hospitals, warehouses, subsea structures, modifications and additions to floating oil rigs, and complex structural and mechanical equipment.

James offers extensive project management experience, including managing the design and construction of multi-million dollar projects, and as the QA/QC Manager for an Australian oil and gas service provider. Working in oil and gas, he maintained a focus on efficient and cost-effective design, gaining valuable experience in delivering projects including safety critical systems on floating oil rigs. This experience provided James with an enhanced understanding of the importance of considering constructability and HSE during design, in working collaboratively with other consultants, fabricators and site personnel, and in ensuring sufficient quality and accuracy in design to eliminate costly and time-consuming issues on site.

James is well known for his ability to work collaboratively to solve complex problems. He can successfully lead large, multidisciplinary design teams and supervise fabrication, site assembly, installation and testing of equipment and structures. He has a proven commitment to delivering projects in accordance with a client’s stringent quality requirements and has implemented an ISO 9001:2015 compliant quality management system. He has a strong understanding of construction techniques, HSE and quality requirements, as well as experience in material specification, procurement management and fabrication supervision.

James has an exceptional understanding of external and internal project constraints, and the importance in providing efficient and cost-effective solutions to meet demanding schedules.