our designs are creative, flexible, shared.
Established in 1976, Northrop is a locally-owned engineering consultancy with ten offices and 400 people across NSW, ACT, QLD and VIC.
Highly experienced in Civil, Structural, Building Services and Sustainability, we also have extensive expertise in emerging and niche engineering services.
We customise our service offerings to work standalone, or come together as a successful multidisciplinary team.
At Northrop we believe that by developing our people to their full potential, building longstanding client relationships and through our determination to make every project a success, we help our clients realise their potential.
People like you!
The projects we undertake with you come in all sizes across a range of sectors including aged care, health, education, hospitality, land development, commercial, industrial and residential,
and we have an exceptional track record of delivering high value, pragmatic and successful solutions.
Choosing the right engineering consultant can be a challenge, so why should you consider working with Northrop?
Working directly with owners
We are employee owned, meaning the team you work with has a direct investment in the success of your project, and you get to work with our most senior and talented people.
We operate from eight locations along the east coast of Australia, between Melbourne and Brisbane; each of which is home to our owners and their teams who are committed to the local community and know the area intimately.
Our local experts are backed by our collective national knowledge base ensuring you get the right advice, with the priority service you deserve.
Great ideas come from around the table
We invest the time to fully understand both your business and the project that lies ahead.
We approach every project with a wealth of knowledge and an open mind, and believe the most creative solutions come from a collaborative and inclusive approach.
We encourage your input and ideas, and those of your design team, at all stages of the project.
We love a challenge, and love to challenge the norms too; exploring different options to ensure we arrive at the very best outcome for your business.
Industry recognised leaders
As a client of Northrop, you’ll enjoy strong relationships with our people who can provide industry insights and strategic project advice to help you deliver business success.
We stay at the forefront of national and international trends; we partner with the country’s leading organisations, and are on industry boards to ensure we’re ahead of the curve. We bring this knowledge to the design table and happily share it with you.
A track record to bank on
We’ve been in business for over 40 years, creating high value, pragmatic and successful solutions for our clients.
Our business is built on long-term relationships. We listen to you, we work hard to earn your trust and confidence, and we collaborate with you to deliver the very best.
Innovative design and delivery, brought to you by the industry’s best and brightest, is central to our vision for the future. We work with you to help realise the potential of your projects, keeping you and your business at the forefront of your industry.