Vignesh Sivaraman


ME Studies (Civil Engineering), BE (Civil Engineering)

vignesh sivaraman

Vignesh is an experienced Structural Engineer specialising in residential and commercial buildings.

Vignesh is passionate about earthquake engineering, and has been closely involved in detailed seismic assessments, damage assessment and seismic strengthening of buildings. His breadth of experience includes retail shop front, seismic restraint to non-structural elements, industrial buildings and retaining walls.

Vignesh is closely involved in designing of new residential dwellings to ensure they comply with specific wind speed standards (SED wind zones) that are outside the scope of NZS 3604 standards. Fascinated by numbers and analytics, Vignesh likes using his problem-solving abilities to create design solutions in an efficient and practical way.

Project highlights include the seismic strengthening of office building at 134 Queens Drive Wellington, and a Fire Station building located in Lower Hutt.

In addition to his technical abilities, Vignesh enjoys collaborating with clients and contractors alike to deliver project results on time and within budget.