We have recently appointed Helmut Houken as an Associate Director, Electrical, responsible for leading multi-disciplinary projects across building services, infrastructure developments and power generation.

Dan Cunningham, Regional Director ACT, is confident that Mr Houken will support the electrical team and wider business to capitalise on new opportunities both nationally and within the region.


“Our local office is experiencing a period of growth and it is important that we continue to offer strong client support and project expertise particularly across our defence and healthcare portfolios and in specialist areas such as data centres and critical infrastructure.’


Mr Houken draws on 29 years’ experience in electrical design and brings a multi-disciplinary approach to projects including a sound understanding of environmentally sustainable design (ESD) principles and a knowledge of local and international design standards.


Prior to joining WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff Mr Houken worked in New Zealand and South Africa on a large variety of projects across healthcare, commercial, correctional facilities, data centres, schools, water and wastewater treatment and transportation.


Mr Houken is based in our Canberra office.