Introducing James Durney, Director

North Projects welcomes the newest member of our management team, James Durney.
James Durney

James joins us as our Adelaide director, with a primary national focus on providing infrastructure advisory consultancy services as well as first principle estimating and quantity surveying services for all North Projects clientele.

He brings to North over 15 years of experience in the civil construction industry, with a proven history in managing teams, projects & companies. James has spent time on both sides of the fence, both in the private & public sectors. James has also held voluntary positions as the next gen chairman of the Civil Contractors Federation as well as an executive committee member with Consult Australia.

James was the founder and Managing Director of Vencer Pty Ltd, a successful Infrastructure estimating / project management consultancy operating in South Australia and the Northern Territory for several years. Vencer predominantly operated with a focus on competitive estimating as well as providing advisory services to many Government agencies. In 2016 Vencer Pty Ltd was acquired with James taking a position as Associate along with key Vencer Pty Ltd staff joining a global practice concentrating on infrastructure estimating and cost management consultancy.

James now joins North Projects following experience on many large Infrastructure projects such as the LNG Impex Plant Darwin (NT), Adelaide Desalination Project, Torrens to Torrens (T2T) Road Project, Pacific Highway Upgrade (NSW), Fremantle terminal 2 Rail Upgrade, AdeLINK Light Rail Project, Darlington Gateway South Upgrade, Sturt Highway Duplication, Mackay Ring Road (QLD) DP World (QLD) and many more Australia wide.

For further details on James’s specialist expertise please read his profile here.