Gordon MacDonald

Gordon MacDonald

Structural Manager

Gordon has over 12 years experience as a Chartered Civil Engineer in large multi-discipline projects both onshore and offshore.

During a career spanning over 18 years , Gordon has gained a mix of technical, managerial and contractual experience in the structural/civil engineering profession.Initially involved in the structural design of large commercial buildings, including foundation design and geotechnical assessment, he gained further experience through the design of maritime structures where he was also responsible for contract management.

Gordon transitioned to the oil and gas industry in 2004 where he utilised his skill set to estimate, design and provide construction input for structural engineering aspects of various multi-discipline modifications and projects.These included pipe rack portal frame structures, caisson repair/replacement and both flexible and rigid subsea riser tie-backs.Latterly he held the position of Engineering Coordinator prior to joining the Step Change Engineering team.

Gordon’s common sense, pragmatic approach to engineering has earned the respect of his peers. This coupled with considerable cross-industry experience provides real value to engineering solutions.