Dick (Richard) Carter - Senior Structural Engineer


Areas of Expertise:

  • Structural design
  • Seismic assessment
  • Port & harbour engineering
  • Port environmental & biosecurity issues


BE (Civil), CMEng, CPEng

Dick joined CGW as a part time Engineer in 2011, following a career in Port Engineering and earlier engineering consulting. He has been involved as a structural engineer on small and medium projects since that time. He carries out seismic assessment of buildings and local design and review work.  He has been an assessor for engineers who are seeking to apply or renew their Chartered Professional Engineer qualification.

Dick has an engineering degree, and is a member of the NZ Society of Earthquake Engineers, and the Coastal Engineering Society. 

Dick is an active Rotarian in his spare time and enjoys the outdoors, the occasional game of golf, getting together with the grandchildren, and travel. 


You will find Dick in our Nelson Office 

Phone: 03 548 8259    

Mobile: 027 239 0866

Email: dick@cgwl.co.nz