Ken loves to write about everything and anything and is an occasional poet and enthusiastic photographer. So that he can swap wit and banter with other like-minded bees, he leaves his choleric melancholic character in his consultant's office and goes on a daily walkabout on beBee.


  • Ambassador

    at beBee

    March 2016 - at Present

    State of Queensland

  • Principal Consultant and National Quality Manager

    at Douglas Partners Pty Ltd

    March 1991 - at Present

    State of Queensland

  • Chief Geotechnical Engineer, NSW

    at GHD

    September 1988 - March 1991

    State of New South Wales

  • Technical Manager

    at BFP

    March 1987 - March 1988


  • Senior Geotechnical Engineer

    at Beca Carter Hollings & Ferner

    March 1983 - March 1988


  • Senior Soils and Materials Engineer

    at Pt Herder Carter Indonesia

    March 1981 - March 1983

    Jawa Barat

  • Soils and Materials Engineer

    at Various International Consulting Engineers

    March 1973 - March 1981


    Also based in Bahrain, Qatar, Kuwait, and Singapore, with project visits to various Middle East, Far East and African countries.


  • Communication Workshop

    at In-House

    2016 - 2016 (1 year) State of Queensland

  • Diploma in Photography

    at Photography Institute

    2011 - 2011 (1 year)

  • BSc(Eng) in Civil Engineering

    at University of Aberdeen, Scotland

    1967 - 1973 (6 years)

  • High School Certificate

    at Robert Gordon's College, Aberdeen, Scotland

    1961 - 1967 (6 years)

Services offered

  • Photography, Writing and Quality Control

    I work part time for a private consulting engineering group and spend my spare time pursuing various social activities, engaged in landscape and travel photography activities, and in writing posts and blogs.


  • English Native

  • Indonesian Conversation

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