Profile of Michael Pieterse

Michael Pieterse
Project Manager | Associate Principal

Mike is a versatile engineer who has contributed to the successful design of over 200 projects–from high-rises and educational buildings to hospitals and laboratories. As the Regional Manager for Australia and New Zealand, Mike collaborates with developers, architects and engineers to ensure that our clients’ needs are met, that their projects achieve their full potential, and that their buildings’ structures and systems meet the highest engineering standards. In his time at RWDI he has performed a diverse range of engineering studies including structural wind loading; footfall-induced vibration; air quality and exhaust dispersion; and acoustics, noise and mechanical vibration. Mike’s technical and project management experience combine to make him exceptionally well qualified to anticipate a host of building design challenges and develop innovative, high-performance solutions.

A versatile engineer who's contributed to hundreds of projects worldwide, from skyscrapers to laboratories


    • Master of Applied Science, University of Waterloo, Canada
    • Bachelor of Applied Science, University of Waterloo, Canada

    • Chartered Professional Engineer, Australia
    • Professional Engineer, Ontario, Canada
    • Professional Engineer, British Columbia, Canada
    • Member, Sustainable Labs Canada (SLCan)
    • Conference Presenter
    • Invited Lecturer, Yonsei University, Seoul, Republic of Korea

    • Air quality
    • Dispersion modelling
    • Hospitals
    • Icing
    • Laboratories
    • Software development
    • Sound isolation
    • Tall buildings