European Council


Civil Engineers

Andreas Brandner, ECCE President

Curriculum Vitae

Dipl.-Ing. Andreas Brandner
Personal data: date of birth 10.04.1952 in Linz – Austria

Address:        office & home Karl-Schoenherr-Strasse 8, 6020, Innsbruck - Austria

Contact:         phone +43 512 563 332-20

                      Mobile +43 664 5435 119

Languages:     German, English, French, Italian (basic knowledge)

1962-1970       highschool Planseeschule Reutte finished with excellent final classification

1970-1971       military service

1971-1980       University of Innsbruck – Faculty of Civil Engineering and Architecture - finished as Dipl.-Ing. (MSc)

2004-2005       studies on mediation – Mediator for building, international affairs, environmental problems

1980-1986 Ing. Mayreder Kraus und Co – contractor: leading engineer in design department, site engineer on several projects – hydroelectric power plant, waste water disposal, hospital;

1986-present founder and owner of IB-Brandner, Chartered Engineering Consultant for Civil Engineering;

1993-present member of the Federal Section of Chartered Engineering Consultants in the Austrian Federal Chamber of Architects and Chartered Engineering Consultants

2008-present Chairman of the Federal Expert Group of Civil Engineering Consultants – Austrian Federal Chamber of Architects and Chartered Engineering Consultants

2018 - 2021 Vice President/ President Elect of the European Council of Civil Engineers (ECCE)

Member of the Chamber of Architects and Civil Engineers of Austria – Section Tyrol.
Member of OITAF – International Ropeway Association.
Member of ISM – International Society of Micropiles
Member of ON- Austrian Standards Institute – ON-AG 018, ON-K 212, ON-K 026
Member of CEN – European Committee for Standardization – TC 395 Engineering Services, TC242 Ropeways WG 2, WG 7, WG 14
Member of FSV – Austrian Association for Research on Road – Rail – Transport
Member of International Society of Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineer ISSMGE – Austrian branch
Member of DFI – Deep Foundation Institute USA
Honorary Consul of the Republic of Cote d' Ivoire

Work Focus
Consulting engineer for geotechnique – working on geotechnical and structural engineering projects in Alpine

  • Protection of infrastructure against natural hazards – slope slide, rockfall, mass movement, avalanches – national and international projects (India, Middle East, Eastern Europe, Australia)
  • Geotechnical projects - Pit linings, special foundations
  • Structural engineering – bridges, concrete structures, steel structures, wood structures

Main Clients

  • ASFINAG - Austrian Highway Financing Company
  • Federal Government of Tyrol, Vorarlberg, Lower Austria
  • State Railway Association of Romania
  • Important private Investors and Contractors

Presentations and Papers

  • International Ropeway Conference in San Francisco 1999
  • International Ski area Conference in Peking 2003
  • International Conference on Micropiles in Toronto September 2007
  • Bauen in Boden und Fels – Technische Akademie Esslingen 2010
  • International Conference on Micropiles, Washington September 2010
  • International Ropeway Conference, Rio de Janeiro 2011
  • CVK – Christian Veder Kolloquium 2013
  • DFI-India – Conference, IIT Mumbai 2013
  • International Conference on Micropiles in Krakov (Poland) – May 2014
  • International Danube Conference on Geotechnics – Vienna 2014
  • Slope 2015 – International Conference on Slope Stability Problems
  • DFI 2016 – International Conference on Deep Foundations, Seepage Control and Remediation| New York, NY
  • DFI India 2017 – Chennai, IIT Chennai 2017
  • DFI India 2018 – Gujarat, Gujarat 2018