13 Oct Staff member spotlight – Christian Dunnell
Christian Dunnell – Projects Manager, Waterstop Solutions QLD
We are very proud and happy to have Christian Dunnell on our team as Waterstop Solutions Projects Manager. Christian has 7 years of experience in running engineering and maintenance projects, working in industries such as mining, infrastructure (roads, tunnels, and buildings) and water (wastewater and treatment facilities).
He is a great asset to our team and distinguishes himself by bringing valuable skills and practical experience in conducting asset performance reviews, data analysis and creating maintenance procedures. He demonstrates a remarkable aptitude for diagnosing defects and crafting quality, cost-effective remedial waterproofing and concrete repair solutions for our clients.
Staff Member Spotlight Interview
1. What inspired you to join the Waterstop Solutions team?
I first met Harold quoting some jobs while working on Airport Link, the integrity and knowledge Harold displayed gave inspiration to do more. It was 3 months later that both Chris and Harold encouraged me to go for the role as Project Manager. Waterstop Solutions has given me the ability to utilise business and engineering knowledge in my current role.
2. What three words describe Waterstop Solutions?
Quality, integrity, and mates.
3. What does a typical day look like for you?
Driving across Brisbane, Gold coast and Sunshine coast providing solutions to clients’ problems.
4. What aspect of your role do you enjoy the most?
Knocking off at the end of the day knowing I’ve hopefully relieved stress on clients.
5. What are the most common building defects/issues you see?
Lack of thought in construction whether it be for maintenance or the end user, problems that could have been avoided if enough care was put in during designing and construction.
6. What are your hopes for our industry?
More knowledge and care spread throughout the industry.
7. Your favourite, most challenging project & why?
Has to be working with residential clients, usually problems vary a lot and it feels rewarding developing a solution that will affect someone’s life for the better.
8. What makes you happy?
My family and friends make me happy.
9. Tell us something about you that people may not know
I have a brother who is a renowned chef.
10. What are your favourite things to do outside work?
Going to the gym, playing footy and drinking beers.
Give us a call to discuss the best protective treatment application for your vertical and horizontal surfaces to help you choose the appropriate product and methods to protect them and how to best prepare the surface before installation for best performance.
We can help with any water ingress and/or concrete deterioration issues in QLD and NSW.
If you have any issues with water ingress, rooftop leaks, leaking balcony, leaking basement, cracking concrete slabs, structural cracks, concrete deterioration, spalling concrete, concrete cancer, deteriorated joints, moisture, seepage, efflorescence, rising damp and/or high-flow active leaks in concrete structures, we would be happy to assist you. You are welcome to contact us with any questions that you may have.
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Good maintenance begins with a proactive approach to maintain, keep, preserve and protect a building.
Remember that seepage/water ingress into areas such as balconies, basements, concrete roofs, car parks and retaining walls, should not be ignored – call a remedial waterproofing professional today for an assessment to provide you with the best solution for your situation.
At Waterstop Solutions, we carry out a wide range of remedial works to concrete structures post-construction stage in Brisbane, Gold Coast, Sunshine Coast, Sydney and outlying areas in Queensland and New South Wales.
Equipped with major civil works experience, we can quickly determine the best approach to rectify all seepage and concrete deterioration issues.
It takes licenced remedial waterproofer and leak sealing experts like us at Waterstop Solutions to ensure that the pathways for water to ingress are properly sealed off. A depth of technical knowledge and experience, along with a proud reputation for integrity and reliability, has made Waterstop Solutions the go-to company for many Defect Managers working for major construction companies across Queensland and New South Wales.
We at Waterstop Solutions have the technical and practical expertise to diagnose the source of the leak and will provide you with our recommended solution to achieving an effective, high-quality, long-lasting repair to stop the water ingress with minimal disruption
We believe in and are committed to always delivering high-quality solutions by utilising the right products and techniques for each specific project combined with our industry-leading know-how on tap. We have a large talent pool of specialist leak sealing and concrete repair technicians with Certificate III in construction waterproofing in Queensland and New South Wales that are extensively trained in our systems and project execution methods.
The leadership positions on every Waterstop Solutions project are operated by highly qualified, certified and experienced industry professionals. Our in-house skills and expertise gained from more than 60 years of industry experience provide a full range of high-quality remedial waterproofing and concrete repair works to commercial buildings, civil infrastructures, industrial sites and residential properties. From waterproofing diagnostics, preventative and remediation solutions – All of our waterproofing solutions are quality guaranteed.