Digby Hall has been appointed principal sustainability consultant NSW with Umow Lai. He was previously with Aurecon for two years and also founded his own company, Synergy, which he ran for more than five years until 2012 after leaving a 10-year stint with Woods Bagot. Mr Hall is a strong sustainability advocate and a contributor [...]
Dr Weng Poh, Associate Director, elected National President of the Society of Fire Safety, Engineers Australia
Weng Poh, the head of Umow Lai’s fire engineering team, was elected National President of the Society of Fire Safety, Engineers Australia, and November 2014. Weng started his involvement in fire engineering at BHP Research in the 1980’s when much of the pioneering fire testing and research was conducted in Australia. He was also extensively [...]
We congratulate Matthew, a biomimicry expert, based in our Melbourne office, for being named AIRAH Student of the Year. AIRAH CEO Phil Wilkinson, M.AIRAH, also congratulated Matthew and the seven other Award winners. “Recognising these achievements falls into AIRAH’s remit of promoting and leading the HVAC&R industry towards best practice.” The Award sponsors were Heatcraft [...]
PhD Student and Umow Lai consultant Matthew Webb, M.AIRAH, is a finalist in the coming AIRAH Awards 2014. Read the full Ecolibrium Member Profile.
Umow Lai Associate Director and Principal Fire Engineer, Dr Weng Poh, has won the coveted 2012 WR Ahern Award, awarded for the best technical paper by a member of the Australian Air-conditioning, Refrigeration and Heating Industry Association (AIRAH) published in the industry’s magazine, Ecolibrium. And Jessica Holz, a Sustainability Consultant based in the firm’s Brisbane [...]
Umow Lai's Maisam Mirbagheri becomes one of the first BPAD accredited practitioners in Victoria. Read the full Firetalk Article