Jindalee, WA, 6036

0408 955 304 enquiries@tenco.com.au


Director & Principal Structural Engineer

Chris TenniCONTACT

Chris Tenni MIEAust CPEng NER

M: 0408955304

E: chris@tenco.com.au


•  Structural Steel Design

•  Project Management

•  Reinforced Concrete Design

•  Engineering Software



Dec 2015 – Present

Tenco Engineers

Director & Principal Structural Engineer


April 2013 – Dec 2015

Calibre Consulting

Senior Engineer – Structures


Jan 2012 – April 2013

Rapallo Consulting Engineers Civil/Structural Engineer


Jun 2011 – Jan 2012

VDM Consulting

Senior Structural Engineer


2006 – Jun2011

VDM Consulting Undergraduate Structural Engineer/

Vocational Student Engineer

Structural Engineer

REPRESENTATIVE EXPERIENCE Approaching 10 years representative experience, Chris has worked for some of Perth’s most reputable consultancies. Following the vast experience gained and recognition of Charteredship from Engineers Australia, Chris set out to establish his own practice. Chris has experience in all sectors from commercial, residential, industrial, mining and infrastructure projects which provided the basis for establishing Tenco Engineers in 2015. Chris’ take on a successful engineer is knowledge, experience and motivation. Having gained the necessary skills from his Bachelor’s degree and experience gained from some of industries best, his motivation is to provide for his family, contribute to society and give back to the engineering profession. Chris is active in giving back to the profession with current activities include training of undergraduate engineers with on-site experience with an “Engineer for a Day” program.

OBJECTIVES Chris is well on his way to being a renowned expert in the field of Structural Engineering, a pillar of excellence whose services are sought after by the industry. The first career goal has been achieved in establishing Tenco Engineers by age 30 and now the objective is to continue the companies grow to become a highly reputable practice in Western Australia. Engineering only comes second to family. Balancing a career and parenting meant another benefit of establishing Tenco Engineers has been the flexibility and healthy work-life balance ensuring fresh thinking and innovative solutions are achieved for all clients.


•Adventure World – Turbo Mammoth Water Slide, Bibra Lake, WA

•A.D.Coote & Co, Product Development, Welshpool, WA

•Audi Centre, Car Showroom, Osborne Park, WA

•Aurizon, West Pilbara Iron Ore Project Bridge Design, Pilbara Region, WA

•Elevations Apartments, 29 Story Apartment Tower, Perth, WA

•Joondalup Drive Lighting upgrade, City of Joondalup, Joondalup, WA

•Marq Apartments, 5 Storey Mixed Use Apartments, West Leederville, WA

•Optima Centre, 6 Story Commercial Office Building, Osborne Park, WA

•Parkland Mazda, Commercial Showroom, Cannington, WA

•Swivelpole – Product Development, Cockburn, WA

•Taskers Development, Regent West 4 Storey Residential Apartments and Multistorey Carpark, Mosman Park, WA

•WAIS – Recovery Pool Site Supervision, Mt. Claremont, WA

•Work//Zone, Two 6-Storey Commercial Buildings, 186 Pier Street, Northbridge WA

EDUCATION UWA Bachelor of Engineering (Civil) (Hons) 2007
AWARDS Engineering Graduates Association Prize (2007)
PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS Member of Institute of Engineers Australia (MIEAust) | Chartered Professional Engineer (CPEng) | National Engineers Register (NER) | Registered Professional Engineer Queensland (RPEQ)