Home >> People >> Andrew McArthur

Andrew McArthur


My background

Andrew has over 38 years of professional experience in Australasia, UK, Middle East, SE Asia and Central America with over 35 years involvement in planning, design and construction supervision of coastal and maritime facilities. This has included a broad range of projects including port feasibility studies and designs of container terminals, break bulk, dry bulk and bulk liquid facilities, cruise terminals, ferry terminals, Ro-Ro facilities and naval facilities.

Andrew also has extensive experience in projects involving dredging and reclamation, ground treatment, civil works and pavements, piers, seawalls, breakwaters, and navigation channels. He also has specialist skills in marine structures, berthing and mooring assessments and ship impact protection.

Andrew’s experience includes leading the detailed design and documentation of marine structures for CT9, 10 and 11 and the marine works for the HK Convention Centre Extension and the Second Container Terminal in Chennai, India.

Andrew was also a key member in other various major HK projects including South East Tsing Yi Feasibility Study, Ma Wan Development, South East Kowloon Feasibility Study, Infrastructure for Penny’s Bay Development for HK Disney Theme Park, Kowloon Bay Development, Wan Chai Development Phase I and II and Kai Tak Cruise Terminal.

  • Qualifications

    BE(Civil), CEng MICE

  • Affiliations

    Member, Institution of Civil Engineers, 1994

  • Publications and Technical Papers

    Co-author and presenter of “Design of Navigation Beacon Structures for By-Pass Channels at Port Phillip Bay, Victoria” July 2013
    Co-author and co-presenter of the paper “Keeping the Sea Out – Edge Structures for Reclamations” for the Hong Kong Institution of Engineers Seminar on Marine Structures, May 1994.
    Co-author and co-presenter of the paper “Studies for Hong Kong Container Terminals 8 and 9” for the Ports 2000 – International Conference on Port Development for the Next Millennium, Hong Kong, November 1992

Professional History
  • 2020 – Present
    P&M Consultants Pty Ltd
  • 2013 – 2020
    AECOM Australia Pty Ltd
    Technical Director – Ports and Marine
  • 2008 – 2012
    AECOM Australia Pty Ltd
    Associate Director – Ports and Marine
  • 2006 – 2008
    Maunsell Consultants Asia
    Associate Director, Hong Kong
  • 1997 – 2006
    Maunsell Consultants Asia
    Principal Engineer, Hong Kong
  • 1993 – 1997
    Maunsell Consultants Asia
    Senior Engineer, Hong Kong
  • 1990 – 1992
    Maunsell Consultants Asia
    Engineer, Hong Kong
  • 1990
    Maunsell Consultants PNG
    Design Engineer, Port Moresby
  • 1988 – 1990
    Maunsell Consultants PNG
    Site Engineer, Bialla
  • 1984 – 1988
    Maunsell Consultants PNG
    Design Engineer, Port Moresby
  • 1983 – 1984
    Maunsell & Partners Pty Ltd
    Design Engineer, Perth
  • 1983
    Maunsell & Partners Pty Ltd
    Design Engineer, London
  • 1982 – 1983
    Maunsell & Partners Pty Ltd
    Design Engineer, Canberra
  • 1982
    Maunsell & Partners Pty Ltd
    Design Engineer, Melbourne

I’ve worked with…


Recent P&M Projects


Point Wilson Waterside Infrastructure

TT Line Bow Fender

LTB Int Wharf-STS Crane Check

Previous Projects


Bialla Palm Oil Tanker Berth

Holden Dock Rehabilitation

Chennai Container Terminal

Want to get in touch?

If you have questions, including but not limited to:

  • Structural Assessments
  • Project Management
  • Port Planning
  • Feasibility Studies
  • Detailed Designs and Documentation
  • Port Rehabilitation & Upgrading
  • Terminal Development Projects
  • Coastal Protection
  • Navigation and Dredging Assessments
  • Berthing and Mooring Assessments
  • Any other Ports & Maritime Engineering Enquiries

Or any other aspect of Port and Maritime Engineering, then fill out the contact form on this page.

I do my best to check and respond to enquiries immediately so expect to receive a response within 24-48 hours.

Contact Andrew McArthur