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Belgrave South, Victoria

"Great to see online tech mixed with old fashioned service"

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Who we are

  • Engineering Online Australia is a Perth based (we service all of Australia) structural engineering consultancy who's goal is to simplify the design and certification process.
  • We provide quick online certification, sign-off, and design work, for owner builders, local Australian building companies, architects, and project managers.
  • Our engineers have over 35 years experience in the Australian construction industry, and are responsible for over ten thousand buildings Australia wide.
  • All our engineers are degree qualified Chartered Professional Engineers recognised by Engineer's Australia and the National Engineering Register.
  • We are fully licenced and registered in every Australian state and territory.

Our Engineers

Our Professional Chartered Engineers together have over 60 years combined experience in the Australian construction industry and are all endorsed by Engineers Australia.

Sam Nejad

Principal Engineer, Director
MPhil Eng(Curtin), B.Sc Eng (Aberdeen), MIE Aust, CP Eng, RPEQ, APEC, IntPE(Aus), NPER #354570

Sam has had engineering education in Britain since year 10. Firstly with 'O' Level Engineering, then City & Guilds General Certificate of Engineering, then Ordinary National Diploma in Technology, & culminating in BSc Engineering at Aberdeen University, Scotland in 1979 a Master of Philosophy (M.Ph Engineering) at Curtin University.

His experience has encompassed civil engineering as site engineer; deep sewerage & drainage in Totnes, Devon (Southern Counties Construction). Civil engineering as consulting engineer in Geraldton, WA (GHD). Mechanical engineering in design & construction (A.I.M Pty Ltd & various clients, such as D-Trans). Structural engineering as consulting engineer (Advanteering, GHD, Structerre, & Peritas Group).

Sam is currently one of Australia's foremost cold-formed steel designers, with several thousand projects all around Australia & from Mozambique to Mexico, & other steel structures all over Australia & the Middle East (with Lysaght & Barclay Engineering).

He has done designs & assessments for sheds, gantry crane structures, multi-storey residential, portable generator housings, exhaust stacks, solar water heaters & mountings, road fuel tanker certification, road train trailers, towers, jetties, bridges, roads, sewerage & reticulation, site evaluation & soil testing, insurance inspections of buildings & civil works, expert witness court cases & disputed design audits, material section capacities and other items.

Alain Nejad

Senior Structural Engineer, Head of Residential, Director
B.Eng (UWA, Honours), MIE Aust, CP Eng, NER, RPEQ.

Alain is a founding member of Engineering Online Australia. He brings to the company his broad experience ranging all the way from residential design through to industrial, retail, commercial, civil, and many other fields of expertise.

Tegan Nejad

Senior Structural Engineer, Creative Director
B.Eng (Curtin), MIE Aust, CP Eng, NER, RPEQ.

For over twenty years Tegan has been involved in the design of a large variety of projects - from residential single and multistorey dwellings to wide span cold form steel design.

Since joining Engineering Online he has been involved in the structural inspections of fire affected dwellings, inspections and condition reports of warehouses and sheds, inspections of rafter condition in residential houses, retrospective building application inspections and reports, planning, designing, and coordinating the structural design of cold form and hot rolled large sheds and warehouses throughout the South West of WA and North West cyclonic regions, as-constructed inspections of finished structures, inspections and repair reports of under performing and failing structures, design of screen walls, retaining walls, pergolas, patios, small sheds, warehouses, house additions, two storey framed houses, staircases, design of rammed earth houses, windvanes, signs, shadesales, and temporary works, tender briefings and consultations, meeting with clients to present proposals, and technical consultations, heavy industrial certification of equipment supports, certification of transportables, crane beam, rail, and shed analysis and certification, website design and construction, CRO, marketing, and copy writing. Systems design, preparation of court room documents and the preparation of expert witness cases.