Flynn - Mechanical Engineer - Auckland, New Zealand

Neil Flynn

Auckland, New Zealand


HVAC Project Engineer. 25 years experience in Project Engineering Management. Responsible for project management of HVAC contracts to completion. Able to estimate new tender proposals and design HVAC systems to building codes.


Mechanical Engineer

  • Full time
  • Part time
  • One time
  • Contract
  • Temp


Project Engineer HVAC

Work History

HVAC Project Engineer (Contract)

M+W Hargreaves, Mechanical Engineers

January 2013 - March 2014

Key activities:
• Project Engineering of HVAC Contracts for MOD Government Sites within the UK
• Managing duct manufacturing sub-contractors
• Site Meetings
• Site Surveys

Projects: MOD - Classified (SC Cleared)
Project: Intel Dublin - £9m (Project completed March 2014)

Main Achievement:
Responsible for the Project Engineering of the HVAC Systems throughout the new build installations for Intel.

Returned from Overseas Nov 2012

HVAC Project Engineer

Mechanical Engineers Napier

January 2010 - November 2012

Key activities:
• Tender estimating submissions of HVAC Contracts
• Project Engineering / Management / Commissioning
• Planning / Producing labour resource programmes for project
• Finalising contract accounts / Calculating invoices
• Placing and progressing orders for materials and components
• Preparation and submission of cost estimate tenders for new build projects, using companies own Excel
programme. Including labour rates, materials / plant components
• Negotiate supplier costs prior to placement of orders
• Producing Operation and Maintenance documentation

Project: IRD Napier - $150,000.00
Project: EIT Napier - $280,000.00
Project: HBDHB - $219,000.00

Main Achievement:
Projects worked on covered a variety of sector's from Educational sites, and Government sites. All works
were completed on time and within budgets.

Returned to New Zealand Jan 2010

(Contract) Mechanical Building Services Design Engineer

Consulting Engineers London

February 2009 - January 2010

Key activities:
• Designing mechanical and electrical systems for new build projects in private/public sectors
• Designing energy efficient systems to ensure client meets successful EPC certification -
Assisting energy auditors to achieve client accreditation

(Contract) Mechanical Building Services Design Engineer

Consulting Engineers Stafford

October 2008 - February 2009

Key activities:
• Submission of energy performance calculations at planning stage
• Inspection and issue of building energy certificates/ratings following completion
• Energy efficiency audits during the lifetime of buildings with issue of energy
performance ratings, using (Bre) Building Research Establishment/Government building
emission model
• Design of Plantrooms

Main Project:
Project: Baku, Azerbaijan, Azizbayov, Busterminal Pyramids - Consultancy design Fees

Main Achievement:
Project responsibilities. Design mechanical services. Project is new build construction with retails stores, offices, Restaurant and leisure facilities. Underground car parking within the pyramid construction.

Project Engineer


June 2004 - August 2008

Project managed contract from conception to final handover to client.

Key activities:
• Negotiate sub-contractor costs prior to placement of orders

Main Project:
Project: Westfield Cinema, Riccarton, Christchurch. Contract Value $854,000,00

Main Achievement:
• Contract was fast track and was completed within 9 month's from the start
• Monthly progress claims submitted and processed on time
• Project variations submitted and approved
• Contract closed successfully and on time

(Contract) Mechanical Building Services Engineer


March 2004 - June 2004

Main Achievement:
Projects were completed and submitted through to local council for tender appraisal.

Travel to New Zealand to Seek Employment

July 2003 - March 2004

Project Engineer


October 2001 - July 2003

Key activities:
• Preparation and presentation of contractual documentation, including price variations design
schemes, risk assessments and functional design specifications
• Quality assurance management in compliance with ISO 9002

Main Achievement:
• Responsible for the project co-ordination and management
• Projects contributed to clients plant efficiency within laboratories and provided comfortable
heating and cooling environments to offices. Achieved contractual objectives in terms of budget and time-scale.

Project Engineer


June 1998 - August 2001

Key activities:
• Supervising mechanical building services contractors
• Working in close consultation with clients and Building Services contractors

Main Achievement:
• Projects contributed to repeat client re-orders and BMS system upgrades.

Contract Engineer


March 1996 - June 1998

Assigned to the Ministry of Defence and Marks & Spencer contracts.

Key activities:
• Producing detailed AutoCAD design drawings of ventilated ceilings and Luminair lighting
design layouts
• Calculation and specification of air volumes for supply and extract ductwork systems
• Responsible for the project co-ordination and design on the 'Heydal' Kitchen Ventilation System.

Main Responsibilities
• Management and control of project to final client handover
• Completed all design drawings and tender proposals within precise specifications

Senior Branch Estimator


March 1994 - March 1996

Key activities:
• Responsible for the sizing, selecting and specification on fans for industrial HVAC applications.
• Review tender specifications

Main Achievement:
• Completed tender submissions to successfully gain new orders

Project Engineer


September 1989 - March 1994

Part of the British Gas New Research Centre's £2m project, designed control systems to clients detailed specifications and advised on enhancements.

Main Responsibilities
• Responsible for project co-ordination and completion on a variety of contracts

Main Achievement:
• Completed projects on time and within budget


MOD UK Ventilation Projects

Works completed in line with British UK MOD contracts. Specialist areas which cannot be detailed in full due to the sensitive nature of the works, locations and site installations. SC cleared for UK site installations.

Intel Ireland

Refurbishment of existing facility to upgrade clients site to latest chip making process and standards. Client was upgrading existing facility to upgrade various areas with new system upgrades. Project was worth one billion euros in total. HVAC systems was worth £9M

Qualifications & Certifications

Mechanical Building Services

University of Trent

Electrical & Mechanical Engineering

City & Guilds

City & Guilds

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