Benjamin Ridge

Project Manager

Benjamin Ridge

Ben has over 15 years of extensive project and contract management experience in the procurement, planning, transaction, design and delivery of major civil, highway and rail schemes from preliminary design through to construction. Ben has a very consultative style and is ideally suited to large project teams where it is important to be able to manage interfaces between different work streams to achieve project outcomes.

Ben has technical civil design and delivery knowledge including experience on major UK and Australian infrastructure projects. Project experience ranges from Local Authority improvements to national highways and rail network developments on greenfield and brownfield sites. 

Recent experience includes Program Controls Manager for Roads and Maritime Motorways Division, Technical Coordination Manager for Sydney Motorways Corporation on WestConnex (M4 East), Delivery Project Manager on Sydney Metro North West (NWRL) and Transaction Project Manager on the Capital Metro Project in Canberra.

Through my outcomes focus I strive to provide customer and client satisfaction.

Qualifications

  • MEng(Hons) Civil Engineering Design and Management – University of Wales UK

 

Expertise:

  • Project management
  • Design management
  • Constructability
  • Project controls/reporting
  • Stakeholder management
  • Interface management
  • Risk management
  • Contract preparation
  • Procurement and transaction management
  • Budget / program management