Core Competencies

We offer expert engineering design, analysis and guidance in order to fulfil a clients’ structural engineering requirements. This includes:

  • Structural design and analysis including specification and certification;

  • Concept development;

  • Remedial structural advice;

  • Site inspections; and

  • Structural drafting.

Past Performance – A selection of projects

Structural analysis and design of numerous footbridges and lookout structures throughout the Blue Mountains (Blue Mountains City Council);
High voltage transmission tower remediation and supervision of onsite repairs (Endeavour Energy);
Ongoing structural design and consultation for works to the Carrington Hotel, Katoomba;
Design and Certification for large and small scale domestic and commercial construction works.


We understand our clients’ needs thoroughly and utilise the latest computer based design technology to enhance the efficiency of structural design. We are capable of overseeing large scale projects, including client liaising and site visits.

Company Data

Ascent Consulting Engineers Pty Ltd are the only team of engineers operating in the Upper Blue Mountains utilising local knowledge and experience gained over the previous 16 years (formerly as CG Hilder P/L). Ascent Consulting’s engineers are experienced in a diverse range of industries which adds to the knowledge and skill base that can be applied to a project. We thrive on problem solving and enjoy the challenges of tailoring engineering solutions in a dynamic environment.