Atlas Grows Engineering Team With Two New Senior Leadership Appointments


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Atlas is delighted to welcome Khaled Kotb and Maziar Hosseinian to the engineering team. Khaled joins as MEP Associate Director and Maziar as Structural Engineering Associate. 

The appointments add to the wide-ranging capability of Atlas’ engineering team who partner with some of the world’s leading consultants and contractors to help improve documentation quality, deliver larger more complex projects and to become more competitive in the marketplace.

Director of Engineering Dr Khoa Tran Kim said, “We are delighted to welcome both Khaled and Maziar to Atlas. As MEP Associate Director, Khaled plays a pivotal role in overseeing the successful execution of large-scale, complex, and multi-disciplinary projects. His technical prowess, combined with exceptional management skills, ensures that our clients receive the highest level of service and project delivery.
Maziar's expertise is in the design and lateral stability analysis of RC high-rise structures utilising advanced analytical methods and the design of structural steel industrial and mining buildings. He is a great addition to the team, overseeing peer reviews, mentoring, and coaching junior engineers in computer modelling and design verifications.”

Prior to joining Atlas Khaled was MEP Senior Manager at Hyundai Engineering and Construction working on the Hanoi Pilot Metro Line PC03 (underground section Hanoi), Vietnam. 

Maziar previously held senior/lead structural engineer roles with Australian-based organisations including Taylor Thomson Whitting and SMEC International. 

Atlas welcomes both Khaled and Maziar to the company.


About Khaled Kotb

Khaled has over 20 years of professional experience in electrical and mechanical engineering, project management, site supervision, design, value engineering and contract conditions. Since gaining his qualifications from Cairo University he has worked in Egypt, the United Arab Emirates, Hong Kong and Vietnam. His multilingual capabilities in English, Arabic, Tagalog, and French are an advantage to effectively communicate and collaborate with our global clients.

In sharing his vision for the industry and working at Atlas, Khaled said: “Atlas is a well-established organisation with excellent systems. As a team, we combine human values, integrity, and honesty with MEP industry expertise to provide the highest level of performance and professionalism to our clients’ projects.”

With his project experience encompassing all stages of the project lifecycle – concept design, procurement, construction, installation, testing and commissioning – Khaled has successfully delivered electrical and mechanical solutions for rail, high-rise residential and mixed-use, hotels and resorts, healthcare, leisure and industrial projects. He has considerable knowledge of global electrical, electronic and related technologies, standards and codes, including IEC, NEC, BS, NFPA and FIDIC.


About Maziar Hosseinian

Maziar is a structural engineer with 14 years’ experience. He gained his Master of Engineering Science in Structural Engineering from the University of New South Wales, Australia. 

Upon joining Atlas Maziar said “Coming from an engineering design background in Australia I have been struck by how well informed the Atlas team is of high-level international standards. They are well capable to compete and hold up their own in the global engineering consultancy market and add considerable value to their client’s projects.” 

Maziar’s professional experience includes numerous residential, commercial and industrial buildings in Australia and South East Asia. He has extensive knowledge of reinforced concrete, post tensioned and precast concrete and structural steel structures in addition to shallow and deep piled footing systems. Maziar is knowledgeable in the quality control of design and directing the design to value engineering standards and efficient constructability.