Atkins Maritime Engineering


Atkins Maritime Engineering Pty Ltd (AME) is a specialist maritime and coastal engineering consultancy based in Melbourne, Australia. 

We offer a broad range of services both locally and internationally including port planning, project management, dredging engineering, and the planning and design of marine structures, breakwaters, and small craft facilities.

AME staff have gained worldwide experience on major port projects during their careers including container terminals, dry bulk import/export ports, LNG jetties and large scale dredging works.  AME staff have also played key roles delivering coastal engineering and shore protection projects. This diverse range of experience means that AME is equally able to work with major project teams delivering large scale port projects or provide full project management and engineering services for smaller projects.

With a strong commitment to Client success AME looks forward to working with you on your maritime and coastal projects.

Our Services

Coastal Engineering

 Decades of experience in beach renourishments, foreshore protection works, and breakwaters. 

Port and Harbour planning

 Layout and design of ports and harbours including navigation requirements, berth layouts, protective structures and onshore infrastructure. 

Structural Analysis and Design

 Condition inspections, structural analysis of existing structures and design of jetties, wharfs, and berthing structures. 

Dredging Engineering

 Major capital dredging and maintenance dredging experience providing specialist input to multidiscipline teams. 

Major Project Support

 Working within EPC(M) teams delivering world class maritime infrastructure projects both throughout Australia and overseas. 

Project Management

 Strong track record leading multi-discipline teams through all project stages from concept to detailed design, tender, and construction. 



Geoff has over 40 years' experience in maritime and coastal engineering having worked around the world on a variety of projects.

Before establishing AME in 2010, Geoff was the manager of the company-wide maritime business of a large multinational consultant. Geoff has substantial experience in the investigation, planning, design and construction of container terminals, dry bulk import/export terminals, LNG jetties, breakwaters, small craft facilities and shore protection works.




Tom has approximately 15 years' experience as a maritime engineer, having worked in the UK, Dubai, and throughout Australia on maritime and port infrastructure projects.  Tom has gained valuable experience on both large scale greenfield LNG and iron ore port developments as well as dredging, small craft facilities and coastal protetion works. 

Tom is a founding director of AW Maritime Pty Ltd and continues to work with Geoff on a range of maritime projects throughout Australia.

Atkins Maritime Engineering Pty Ltd

207/75 Tulip St  

Cheltenham 3192  



T  +61 (3) 9585 8185

M   + 61 0401 718 248