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YATES, Donald

Donald Yates imageYears at SMB

1960-1964

Studied

Civil Engineering

Education post SMB

2 years of RMIT Fellowship Diploma; BSc Earth Sciences Macquarie University

Employment History

YearCompanyDuties
1965-1698MMBW
Nunawading City Council
House services design;
Street and drainage design
1968-1970Progress Engineering North Melbournestructural design steel frame industrial buildings
1971-1974McKenzie Snowball Skalbania Consulting Engineers, VancouverTimber steel, concrete structural design schools, hospitals, commercial buildings
1975-2004NSW Water Conservation and Irrigation Commission, Water Resources Commission, Department of Land and Water Conservation, Department of Natural Resources, Department of Infrastructure Planning and Natural Resources

river gauging data archiving; irrigation infrastructure planning; ministerial liaison; water pricing; water quality management; water quality public awareness campaign; overseeing engineering design; constructed wetlands design, environmental research, water and soils laboratories.