Emerging engineering leader wins big

Above: Callum Pearce-Rasmussen showing off his very special award at the recent IPWEA conference

Brighton Council Manager Asset Services, Callum Pearce-Rasmussen, recently received the Emerging Leader Award at the Institute of Public Works Engineering Australasia (IPWEA) conference – Tasmania Division.

This is a significant achievement and the Council wholeheartedly congratulates Callum. We’re lucky to have him as part of our team! Callum is highly active in the engineering community – he acts as a mentor for engineering students from UTAS and in 2021 he became the Vice-President of the IPWEA Tasmania Di- vision. Callum has been a key figure in the Brighton Council team, leading a range of important engineering projects.

Most recently he has contributed to the Brighton Regional Sports Pavilion redevelopment at Pontville – a $6 million function centre, change rooms, kiosk and public toilets – and the Bridgewater Parkland Stage 2 – a $1.7 mil- lion parklands including car parking, bbq area, public toilets, landscaping and numerous pieces of play equipment.