Chris Drummond

Chris Drummond
Senior Project Engineer & Certified Drone Pilot
UNSW Water Research Laboratory
Contact details:
(+61) 2 8071 9874

Chris has completed physical model investigations for a range of coastal structures leading to an expertise in the analysis of marine infrastructure.

He has extensive experience in physical modelling of stormwater assets and drainage systems; and has recently completed 3D physical modelling investigations using mobile sediment at Mission Beach and 2D modelling of Flexmat stability at Roy Hill. Chris also has expertise in hydraulic physical models assessing gutter intake capacity for Sydney Water and head loss through chambers for the Green Square Alliance.

As a certified RPA/drone pilot, Chris has gained experience of over 250 flights on projects including analysing the impacts of the June 2016 East Coast Low storm event for Central Coast Council, ongoing monitoring of the Ettalong geotextile seawall and monitoring of cliff outfall conditions for Sydney Water.