Alex Currie

Technical Director

Thought Leader - Construction 2022
Construction 2022
Consulting Experts 2022
Expert Information
Qualifications BSc (Hons) Civil Engineering
Professional Memberships ACIArb, CEng, FICE, MCIHT

Contract Experience ICE, NEC, Minor Works and bespoke
Services Forensic Technical
Sectors Buildings, Transportation Infrastructure, Industrial & Manufacturing, Resources
Expert Highlights
  • Over 40 years of hands-on civil and structural engineering experience.
  • Proven as a credible expert witness under cross-examination.
  • Both design and site experience across multiple sectors.
  • Pragmatic engineer with excellent problem-solving skills.
  • Experience of P&L account responsibility for civil and structural teams.
  • Current BSI Committee Member, BS EN, the Design and Use of Masonry.

Alex Currie qualified as a Chartered Engineer in 1980 and has over 40 years of construction industry experience. Alex has been instructed on over 30 occasions to provide expert opinion on a range of matters in civil and structural engineering.

Alex Currie is an “excellent communicator with a pragmatic approach” to “complex structural, technical and architectural issues” in cases.

WWL Experts – Construction – Quantum & Delay 2022

He has met with other experts, lawyers and legal counsel and has taken part in international arbitrations in Singapore and Toronto, including participation in concurrent evidence (hot-tubbing) and mediations.

Alex has worked across a broad range of sectors including industrial, roads and bridges, education facilities, hospitals, residential, oil and gas, retail and commercial projects across Europe, the Middle East, and Australia. His clients have included contractors, governments, health boards, housing associations, local authorities, architects, project managers and private clients.

Alex has over 40 years of hands-on experience as an engineer, both in the design office and on-site. He has managed, designed and supervised building structures and civil engineering projects in the UK and also has supervision experience in the Middle East.

Alex is a fellow of the Institution of Civil Engineers, a member of the Chartered Institution of Highways and Transportation and a member of the BSI Committee for Eurocode 6, BS EN – 1996, the Design and Use of Masonry. Between 2005-2017 he was an approved certifier, as defined by the Structural Engineers Registration Scheme operated by the Institution of Structural Engineers.

“Alex has deep industry knowledge” “He is a highly articulate expert who does not get flustered” “Mr Currie is a genuinely helpful expert who considers all avenues in forming and reaching his opinion”

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Location Glasgow, UK

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