Project Engineer

James Gowdie

Bachelor of Information Technology, Oracle Primavera, Aconex Specialist

James joined Gowdie Management Group in 2010 as an executive analyst with our Raine Square project management team. James soon expanded this demanding role by taking on the position of manager and document controller, helping our team take the project from receivership in 2010 to successful completion in 2013.

Since joining Gowdie Management Group James has accrued valuable practical experience in project and construction management, working on several other high-profile projects, including the Hopkins Correctional Centre (Ararat) Expansion Project public-private partnership.

James excels in project design and cost control, construction and facilities management, mixed use commercial developments and distressed asset management.

Before entering the construction industry James specialised in information technology where he gained valuable experience across a diverse range of industries and software platforms, making him a versatile and valuable member of our team.

While working for mining and engineering firm, Ground Probe, James provided technical support to staff on software applications and hardware configurations. His experience then extended into the retail sector where his management skills were established as chief technician and manager of a speciality computer and information systems company providing custom-built hardware design and IT support.

James is certified in Oracle Primavera P6 Professional 8.3 and  Aconex project administration and document control.
Projects Worked On

Raine Square

Advisory, Commercial Office, Distressed Assets and Insolvency Restructuring, Retail

Raine Square is the most prominent and prestigious addition to the Perth CBD skyline, comprising 57,000m² of leasable area over 21 levels of office and retail space. The extensive redevelopment  …

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Hopkins Correctional Centre Expansion Project

Distressed Assets and Insolvency Restructuring, Facilities Management

The Victorian Government began a major refurbishment and expansion of Ararat Prison in 2010 under a public private partnership. Known as the Hopkins Correctional Expansion Project, after the prison…

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Moranbah South Village

Civil Infrastructure, Mining Services

Moranbah South Village was designed to provide mine workers with accommodation in a ‘village’ format which included a communal dining area, commercial kitchen and bar, various recreatio…

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Libertine Apartments

High Rise Residential, Residential, Superintendent

Gowdie Management Group was appointed superintendent for the construction of Libertine, a boutique residential development in the trendy suburb of Northcote, 8km from Melbourne’s CBD. This four-s…

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2 Queen Street

Distressed Assets and Insolvency Restructuring, Project Management

Located opposite Melbourne’s iconic Flinders Street train station, 2 Queen Street, Melbourne, went into receivership in 2012.
KordaMentha engaged Gowdie Management Group on behalf of r…

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South Wharf Towers

Project Management

KM Develop has appointed Gowdie Management Group project managers for the design and construction of one of the newest additions to the Melbourne skyline.
Known as South Wharf Towers, the du…

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