Victorian Office

Andrew Urli


Associate, Building Code Consulting

Andrew has been a Building Code and Fire Safety Consultant in the municipal and private sectors for more than 10 years. In that time, he has provided professional advice to the building industry on all aspects of building control, codes and regulations, for small and large commercial, industrial and residential projects.

As a Senior Building Surveyor, Andrew is responsible for processing building permit applications and inspecting building works. He also prepares audit reports for existing buildings.

 Kate Kmita

Associate, Building Code Consulting

Kate has practised as a Building Code and Fire Safety Consultant in the municipal and private sectors for more than 16 years, consulting to the building industry in all aspects of building control, codes and regulations.

Kate is involved in processing building permit applications and inspecting building works and her experience includes commercial, industrial, healthcare and residential developments.

Nick Snart


Associate, Building Code Consulting

Nick is responsible for providing various building code consulting services, from processing building permit applications to inspecting building works.

Nick works across commercial, industrial and residential developments. His experience includes projects such as the Melbourne Exhibition Centre, the Royal Melbourne Hospital redevelopment, the Eureka commercial car park and Travelodge Hotel.

David Martini


Associate, Essential Services Management

David has over 20 years experience in the building industry as a Building Surveying and Essential Services consultant. He is involved in the processing of Building Permit applications, essential services consultancy and inspections of buildings. He assists in essential service compliance auditing and ensures the building owner’s statutory obligations are met with respect to the ongoing safety, operation and maintenance of building essential safety measures.  David has multidisciplinary involvement in various public, commercial, health care, industrial and residential buildings.

Queensland Office

Cath Patterson

Associate, Building Code Consulting

Cath has been practicing in the field of building surveying for 15 years and is highly skilled at the technical application of building and related legislation, standards and codes to challenging and complex projects. She has proven ability to self-manage and deliver projects autonomously, and to provide the technical direction necessary to deliver major projects.

Cath takes a proactive approach to project delivery to achieve the best compliance outcome. She has significant experience in complex fire engineering report assessment and liaison with fire engineering team stakeholders including fire authorities.

New South Wales Office

Frank De Pasquale


Associate, Building Code Consulting

Frank has been involved in building surveying for more than 20 years.

As an Associate and Grade A2 Accredited Certifier, his experience ranges from assessing major building applications, issuing construction and complying development certificates and inspecting buildings to ensure Building Code of Australia compliance, and undertaking building code compliance audits

Philip Smillie


Associate, Building Code Consulting

Philip has been involved in building surveying for over 21 years, where he has advised clients in the public sector, including statutory authorities, government departments and other regulatory bodies.

Philip’s experience as a Senior Building Surveyor includes processing major building applications and construction certificates, inspecting buildings for Building Code of Australia compliance and undertaking building code compliance audits.