• Bachelor of Engineering in Civil Engineering University of Newcastle         

  • Masters of Engineering (Structural) University of Technology, Sydney

  • Member of the Institution of Engineers, Australia. (M.I.E.Aust.)

  • Chartered Professional Engineer (C.P.Eng).

  • Registered on the National Engineering Register. (NER)

  • Registered Professional Engineer with the Board of professional engineers of Queensland. (RPEQ)

  • Registered Building Practitioner with the Victorian Building Authority.


Since completing his degree in 1999, Michael has worked as a structural engineer for Birzulis Associates Pty Ltd and in 2004 Michael was appointed as an Associate Director of Birzulis Associates Pty Ltd.  In 2012 Michael was appointed a Director of Birzulis Associates Pty Ltd.

Michael has had exposure to the design of reinforced and post-tensioned concrete, structural steelwork, glass, brickwork, timber and foundation design along with site supervision through involvement with numerous projects.


  • National Gallery of Australia, Canberra

  • Ian Thorpe Aquatic Centre, Ultimo

  • Hillsong Christian Church with 3500 seat auditorium and Perfroming Arts Centre

  • Presbyterian Ladies College – performing arts centre and indoor swimming complex

  • Ocean Breeze Apartments 

  • Energy Australia Substation, Campbell Street 

  • Nareen Gardens Retirement Village

  • Millers Self Storage, Thornleigh, Rozelle and Auburn Storage Warehouses

  • St Mary’s Star of the Sea Wollongong

  • St Vincent College, Potts Point

  • Hamilton Island Apartments

  • Kia Ora Stud luxury residence, Scone

  • Tara Anglican College – numerous buildings 

  • Hoxton Park Anglican College – numerous buildings    

  • Griffith TAFE – nursing and children’s services

  • Numerous luxury domestic buildings