Michael Cowley
BE CIVIL, ANZIIF (Snr Assoc)

Perth Office
With a robust foundation of 6 years as a professional Civil Engineer, Michael joined Lloyd Warwick International (Australia) in 2023, bringing extensive experience from the natural resource sector. His engineering experience straddled both design and project management, and has included working on engineering studies, documentation development, and detailed design, on Mining, Energy and Commercial projects located across the world.

Prior to transitioning to Loss Adjusting, Michael’s focus was on major civil design works for the Western Australian iron ore sector, which included design of roads, stormwater and drainage, industrial structurers, utilities, and earthworks; as well as project management, involving regular client engagement, contract interpretation and scheduling. Michael will bring this experience and skill to the adjustment of both construction and operational claims within the Natural Resource and Commercial sectors.

Notable Experience

Mining, Construction and Industrial Property

  • Rolling stock derailments
  • Machinery / plant damage
  • Static structures and earthwork damage

Renewable Energy

  • Solar and wind Farm claims
  • Early works earthwork damage

Miscellaneous Engineering Experience

  • Stormwater management systems – in pit pumping, Australia
  • Haulpak road over Light Vehicle road through steel arch, Australia
  • Overland conveyor and associated roads, Australia
  • Mine site infrastructure, utilities, earthworks, carparks, etc. Australia
  • Road-over-rail bridge and grade separation, Australia
  • Roads – Light Vehicle, haul train and haulpak, Australia, Asia, Africa
  • Hydrological studies, Australia and Central America