As part of our unique development plan, new appointments have been made at Steensen Varming, including a Senior Sustainability Consultant, a Senior Lighting Designer, a Lighting Designer and an Electrical Engineer in order to strengthen our specialist areas and to support new projects.
Fredrik Emil Nors has joined the Copenhagen team as a Senior Sustainability Consultant from Esbensen Consulting Engineers where he has led projects in Denmark, Norway and Sweden. Fredrik is a certified DGNB-DK consultant – Green Building Council Denmark’s rating system based on voluntarily outperforming common concepts, acknowledged as one of the highest in the world. He specialises in the areas of indoor air quality and health, sustainable masterplanning and reduction of energy consumption of urban development areas.
Simm Steel joins the Sydney studio as Senior Lighting Designer. Simm has been the Senior Lighting Technician at the Art Gallery of NSW since 2004 and a consultant to public museums and private galleries. He brings with him a wealth of experience in lighting design and on-site focussing and commissioning, the ability to understand and meet the needs of the client, and to balance technical requirements with the creation of the best possible visual experience.
Erin Slaviero has relocated from Melbourne to join the Sydney team as Project Lighting Designer until the end of the year after which she will be based at the Copenhagen studio. Having completed a Bachelor of Interior Design and a Masters of Lighting Design, Erin’s passion for design and lighting is well reflected in her maturity of understanding in both fields.
Tiadra Simpson joins Sydney’s electrical team from the US. She is a previous student of architecture and has a degree in Electrical Engineering, specialising in renewable electric energy systems with a passion for the detailed aspects of electrical engineering in the built environment.
In addition to these appointments, Steensen Varming has recently welcomed the interns Susanne Thomassen and Finlay Robinson in Sydney, Oliver Halliwell in London and Søren Skeel Olesen in Copenhagen. With various programmes, we will promote the opportunities for students and graduates in gaining practical experience and knowledge of different subjects, enabling them to make better, informed decisions in their future education and career.