Richard Quinn
 
Profession

Traffic &Transport Engineer

 

Qualifications

BEng (Civil)

 

Professional Associations

MIEAust, RPEQ

Richard Quinn is a highly experienced and sought after traffic engineer with over 15 years’ experience working on projects for the private industry, local and state government.  Over the course of his career Richard has developed his skills across the full range of traffic engineering and transport planning disciplines. 

 

Richard was the lead traffic engineer providing advice on the following major public infrastructure projects:

  • Suncorp Stadium

  • Cairns Base Hospital 

  • Gold Coast Private Hospital &

  • Princess Alexandra Hospital

 

He is also the traffic engineer responsible for some of Queensland’s largest retail developments including:

  • Homeworld Helensvale with over 28,000m2 of retail showrooms constructed and a further 30,000m2 approved;  and

  • Masters Brendale which was approved in 2014 and when complete will have over 35,000m2 of retail showrooms. 

On these projects Richard was responsible for all aspects of the traffic engineering, including negotiating and securing development approvals with Council and the Department of Transport and Main Roads. 

 

As a consequence, Richard has become a highly regarded and sought after traffic engineer in the development industry and is called upon to provide advice in the Planning & Environment Court.    

    

He has strong masterplanning skills and maintains awareness throughout the development process, particularly in regard to maximising the potential value of developments for clients.  Richard has been responsible for over 600 projects, ranging from small subdivisions, childcare centres, medical centres to large scale regional shopping centres, commercial towers and Hospitals. 

Retail / Commercial

 

Wynnum Library & Supermarket

Masters Richlands

Woolworths Meadowbrook

Masters Robina

New Farm Cinemas

Homeworld Helensvale

Warner Village

Broadway on the Mall Tower

Murrumba Downs Shopping Centre

Noosa Fair Shopping Centre

Homezone Windsor

Bay Central Hervey Bay

Coles Mudgeeraba

Burpengary Plaza

Dan Murphy’s Albany Creek

Health / Education
 

Gold Coast Private Hospital

Cairns Base Hospital

Blue Care, Richmond Rd - Carina

Young Care Apartments Gold Coast

Logan Hospital  Emergency Dept

PA Hospital Multi-storey Carpark

 

Residential / Mixed Use

 

Stockland Parkhurst (Rockhampton)

Skyline Apartments (192 units)

Milton Tennis Site

Coolum Beachfront

Kelvin Grove Urban Village

Everton Park Urban Village

Macquarie Street Newstead

Other

 

Reedy Creek Quarry

Suncorp Stadium

BCC Willawong Bus Depot

G James Processing Plant

Hand Wash Café

Pet Chalet Kennels

 

Expert Witness

 

Parklands Blue Metal Pty Ltd v

Sunshine Coast Council  [2014]

 

Garyf Pty Ltd v Maroochy Council[2008]

 

McNab Developments Pty Ltd v Toowoomba Council [2008]

 

Blue Care v BCC  [2008]

2010 - present

2010 - present