Media Releases

2018

New members appointed to the Board of Professional Engineers of Queensland
5 April 2018 Associate Professor Nagaratnam Sivakugan and Suzy Cairney have been announced as the new...

Registration key to improving engineering standards
16 March 2018 BPEQ welcomes Victoria's decision to introduce a mandatory registration scheme for engineers...

Homeowners urged to use online register to check engineer's credentials
9 March 2018 BPEQ is recommending homeowners always use the online register of professional engineers...

2017

Roof collapse at Queensland school
13 October 2017 In September 2017, a large tiled roof at a Queensland school collapsed suddenly...

BPEQ announces new appointments to Legal, Compliance and Investigations Unit
18 July 2017  The Board of Professional Engineers of Queensland's Legal, Compliance and Investigations...

Registration roadshows planned for regional Queensland
13 January 2017 The Board of Professional Engineers of Queensland will once again take to the road...




2016

IStructE approved as new assessment entity
22 November 2016 Structural engineers have a new pathway to registration with the Minister for Housing...

BPEQ launch bursary for women in engineering

1 August 2016 A bursary to assist women in engineering back into the workforce has been launched...

Four new members appointed to BPEQ
7 July 2016 Four new members have been appointed to the Board of Professional Engineers of Queensland...

BPEQ reports rise in the number of female RPEQs
7 March 2016 More than 700 female engineers are now registered with the Board of Professional Engineers of Queensland...

Interest high in RPEQ election
12 February 2016 Sixty one registered professional engineers will stand for election to the Board of Professional Engineers of Queensland in 2016...