With over 23 years of engineering and project management experience Phil Chipman is the Chief Operations Officer for Queensland Water Infrastructure (QWI).
In this position Phil is responsible for the overall management of the $2.5 billion QWI program including procurement and delivery of QWI’s projects. These projects include the Wyaralong Dam, Traveston Crossing Dam and associated road and community infrastructure projects. Phil and his team also successfully procured and oversaw the construction of Cedar Grove Weir and Bromelton Off-stream Storage in 2007 and 2008.
Prior to joining QWI, Phil was involved in delivering various critical water infrastructure projects including the Ross River Dam Upgrade in Townsville as Project Manager, the Paradise Dam as the Burnett Water Program Manager and Kirra Weir as Project Director.
Phil holds a Master of Management Studies specialising in Project Management, a Master of Defence Studies and a Bachelor of Engineering in Civil Engineering. He is a Master Project Director in the Australian Institute of Project Management and a member of the Institute of Engineers Australia.