Welcome to HDS Australia

HDS Australia is a specialist civil engineering and project management consultancy practice with expertise in traffic engineering, road design, road transport planning and wastewater engineering.  Our team of professional engineers and support staff are committed to providing high quality and innovative solutions for the development and on-going management of safe and sustainable public infrastructure.  Our vision is to be recognised nationally as a leading specialist in the provision of technical consulting services in our chosen markets.  Current centres of excellence are in road safety, heavy vehicle route assessment and community wastewater.

I trust that you will find our website a valuable resource.

John Olsen

Managing Director

Latest News and Events

What Is Shared Space?

6th June 2019
What Is Shared Space?

David Sutcliffe was offered a fellowship by the Municipal Engineers Foundation (Vic) to take part in an international study tour and travelled with the Institute of Publics Works Engineers (IPWEA). At the conclusion of the IPWEA study tour he took the opportunity to visit the Netherlands to inspect and develop a better understanding of the concepts of shared space and evaluate them from an engineer’s perspective.