Andrew Brickell, Coach and Workshop Presenter


Andrew is a management consultant with 49 years of experience in civil engineering, with emphasis on procurement and management of projects and the law and practice of construction and maintenance contracts. He has worked in 20 countries.


Andrew's experience in capital and operations contract procurement and management includes:

  • A wide range of civil engineering and building projects as adviser to clients or contractors

  • Contract strategy formulation, documentation, procurement, administration, dispute resolution

  • Professional trainer and lecturer in contract management and project management for more than 30 years

  • Contract management under NZS 3910/6/7, FIDIC, NEC3, claims processing and rebuttal, arbitration.


  • Chartered Professional Engineer (NZ) and previously Registered Engineer, since 1972

  • Fellow, Engineering NZ (former Institution of Professional Engineers NZ) Promoted 1991, Member since 1972

  • Member or former member of many other professional societies.



  • Director, Enmore Consultancy Ltd, 2010 to date

  • Chief Engineer, Construction Contracts and other roles, MWH New Zealand Ltd (now part of Stantec), 1997-2016

  • Associate, then Project Management Consultant, WS Atkins Consultants Ltd, UK, 1991-96

  • Senior Engineer, then Associate, then Director, Brickell Moss Rankine & Hill, Wellington and Auckland, NZ, 1975-92


  • 2015: IPWEA NZ Excellence Award, Joint Winner for revision of 3910 and development of 3916 and 3917

  • 2014: Joint winner, MWH President’s Award for Transmission Gully PPP project contract documentation

  • 2013: Joint winner, Committee of the Year award by Standards NZ, for NZS3910 revision, 3916, 3917

  • 2012: Meritorious Service Award, Standards NZ


  • Standards Association of NZ: (1979) Co-opted by team for revision to NZS 623 conditions of contract, later published as 3910

  • Standards NZ (2011-13) Represented ACENZ and IPENZ on revision of NZS 3910 and development of 3916 and 3917

  • Member of FIDIC Contracts Committee Task Group 11 for DBO/ODB  Brown Fields Contracts (2011-14)

Stephen Moore, Workshop Presenter


Stephen is a professional engineer contracts specialist with over 30 years’ experience in infrastructure projects, in NZ and internationally.  His focus over the past 10 years has been on contract strategies and tender/contract documentation. Stephen's experience contract procurement and management includes a wide range of water, waste water, solid waste, hydropower, power transmission and distribution projects, contract strategy formulation, tender documentation and evaluation, administration and closeout, and contract management under NZS 3910/6/7, FIDIC and World Bank conditions of contract.


Bruce Buxton, Workshop Presenter


Bruce has nearly 40 years’ experience in road maintenance and construction; particularly since 1988 in the procurement and management of these services by contract under various versions of NZS 3910 and the newer 3917. ​ He is an experienced Engineer to Contract. In NZ,  this has mostly been using NZS3910.  Bruce also has experience managing large Maintenance Contracts in the Pacific Islands using a modified version of this, and also with the role of Engineer under the FIDIC suite of General Conditions.