Key People

Chris Kline

Principal / Geotechnical Engineer / Branch Manager / Director

Chris is a Principal of the company and a Director of the Douglas Group.

Chris has worked in the Sydney, Wollongong and Macarthur offices of Douglas Partners and is currently the Macarthur Branch Manager. Chris is a chartered professional engineer (CPEng) in both the environmental and civil colleges. Chris is registered on the National Engineering Register and is a practitioner with a specific area of practice in the area of subdivisional geotechnics. Chris has  Bachelor of Engineering and a Master of Engineering Science (Hydrogeology) both from the UNSW.

Chris has an interest in environmental and geotechnical assessments for subdivision developments and infrastructure projects. Asbestos remediation and treatment is a specialty. Chris also has an interest in groundwater assessments for deep basements and for contaminant transport. Chris’s work philosophy is to understand his client’s projects and appreciate the cost implications of our recommendations so that he is able to provide integrated practical solutions.

When he isn’t in the office Chris is spending time with his wife, three young boys and their dog enjoying the coast of the Illawarra, surfing, running or relaxing.