Chris Beardshaw is the principal engineer and is passionate about stormwater management. Chris has over 20 years experience in the stormwater management industry and is considered a leader in his field. Chris has completed a BEnv Eng (Hons) a MEngSci and a Graduate Certificate in River health management. Chris has been a committee member on the Victorian Stormwater Industry Association for a number of years and continues to add to the discussion of best practice stormwater management.


  • Bachelor of Environmental Engineering with Honours, Monash University, 2002
  • Masters of Engineering Science, University of New South Wales, 2005
  • Graduate Diploma River Health Management, July 2009
  • River Styles, May 2019

Key skills:

  • Drainage and WSUD industry expert
  • Flood modelling
  • River Management
  • Project Management (Masters degree undertaken at City of Casey)
  • People Management (proven experience managing a team of over 10 engineering professionals)
  • Project Liaison (Multiple projects of both large (>$10M) and small (<$10k) scope delivered)
  • Professional Integrity
  • Design Engineer (Council Roads, Sportsfields, Drainage, Wetlands, Flood mitigation structures)