About Endeavour Engineering

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Endeavour Engineering is a Sydney-based Engineering firm comprising a team of industry-leading engineers with extensive knowledge and experience in remedial engineering services.

Our team of experts can assist with simple and complex problems, taking you through every step of the way, from the investigation process right through to implementing practical solutions.

We offer declared design services, remedial specifications and scopes of work, engineering reports and building reports. Alongside this, we can provide expert building defect reports, expert witness services, expert building reports in response, and scott schedules according to NSW’s codes and requirements that you can present in court and tribunals like NCAT.

If you’re looking for reliable and highly experienced engineers in Sydney and the broader New South Wales, don’t hesitate to contact Endeavour Engineering. We’ll get back to you with a proposal free-of-cost to you.


Meet Our Team

John Riad - Director & Principal Remedial Engineer

John has been working in the remedial engineering industry since 2010. He’s a registered NSW Design Practitioner DEP1961 (Civil, Structural, Facades) and holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering with Honours from UTS and diploma in Engineering Practice from UTS.

Widely recognized as one of the top remedial engineers in New South Wales, he consistently demonstrates an unwavering commitment to his clients. His dedication to excellence extends beyond the call of duty, as he continually strives to exceed expectations and deliver exceptional results.

Professional Memberships

  • Member of Engineers Australia (MIEAust) | 2006 to Present
  • National Professional Engineer Register (NPER) | 2018 to Present
  • CPEng Chartered Professional Engineer (Structural) | 2018 to Present
  • NSW Design Practitioner (Civil, Façade, Structural) (DEP0001961) | 2021 to Present
  • NSW Professional Engineer (Civil & Structural) (PRE0001348) | 2021 to Present

Key Competences

John excels in structural and foundational analysis and interpreting engineering, architectural and fabrication drawings. Plus, he is an expert in the diagnosis and inspection of remedial building issues, such as:

  • Concrete spalling
  • Waterproofing membrane failures and detailing issues
  • Internal water seepage
  • Cracking in concrete and masonry structures
  • Construction defects
  • Structural inadequacies
  • Structural subsidence, i-e., caving in of land, retaining walls, etc.

Alongside this, he prepares technical building diagnostics and engineering reports, including recommendations about rectification works. John can also prepare detailed rectification strategies for remedial works, including technical specifications like structural design and waterproofing details and he can prepare tender documentation also.

John can also work as an Expert Witness and inspect defective buildings, as he’s well-versed in contract documentation, the Home Building Act 1989, the National Construction Code, the Building Code of Australia, and the NSW Guide to Standards and Tolerances.

And on top of this, John also manages budgets and contractors and sees projects through the design and construction phase of remedial engineering.

Kareem Adwan - Remedial Engineer

Meet Kareem, a skilled Remedial Engineer who brings a distinctive combination of technical proficiency and legal insight to the table. Kareem holds an Honours Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering and a Diploma in Legal Services, which have equipped him with a comprehensive understanding of the remedial engineering market. Since 2021, his focus lies in addressing defect-related issues within the Strata industry. Kareem excels at identifying remedial building concerns and possesses extensive knowledge in tackling complex building defects and disputes.

Key Competences

  • Vast experience in superintendency, overseeing all facets of construction projects from inception to completion.

  • Robust project management skills, enabling effective planning, coordination, and control of projects to ensure timely delivery.

  • Demonstrated ability to generate high-quality, conceptual detail design drawings with an emphasis on safety, quality, and cost-efficiency.

  • Proficiency in identifying, analysing, and diagnosing building issues, while providing effective and sustainable solutions.

  • Experience in crafting comprehensive, litigation-compliant reports, adept at clearly presenting findings and recommendations to clients and stakeholders.


Suzy Milliken – Administration

When you get in touch with Endeavour Engineering, Suzy will be your warm and friendly first point of contact.

Boasting over 8 years of experience in property administration, Suzy is well-versed in her field and holds two Bachelor’s degrees in Arts. She is known for her approachable and cooperative demeanor, consistently providing exceptional support to her clients.

Suzy’s dedication to her work is evident in her willingness to go beyond the call of duty for her clients, ensuring that their needs are not only met but exceeded. She is committed to assisting engineers during inspections, coordinating schedules, and addressing any concerns that may arise throughout the process.

Her love for interacting with people extends to greeting furry friends, making sure they feel just as welcome and valued as their human counterparts. Suzy’s multifaceted skill set and genuine care for her clients make her an invaluable asset to the Endeavour Engineering team.

Setting the Standard Throughout New South Wales

With industry-leading expertise, client-centric principles, and a strong work ethic, we’re well-known as an industry-leading engineering firm that consistently meets and exceeds our client’s expectations.

Engineering Experts

Our years of experience in Sydney and around New South Wales have provided us with unparalleled insight into our field. These lessons, combined with our knowledge and expertise, have turned us into engineering experts that you won’t regret working with.

Professionalism & Integrity

Professionalism, dignity, and integrity form the core of our business. We uphold our values and never compromise on our ethics.

Client-Centric Approach

We have always put our client’s needs above all else and have always strived to satisfy them. Our past clients will testify to this customer-centric approach.

Attention to Every Detail

Rest assured, no detail skips our notice. You will find us thorough and meticulous in inspections and document preparation.

Accreditations & Affiliations