On graduating with an Honors Degree in Civil Engineering from the Liverpool
Polytechnic UK in 1984, he came back to join JKR as a Design Engineer before setting
up his own Civil, Structuraland GeotechnicalEngineering Consulting Company in 1992.
Now Ir. Dr Zulhkiple has almost 39 years of professional experience in Building
Structural and Foundation Engineering Design, with a proven track record in a very niche
field of ‘Value Engineering’ design providing economical alternative design solutions to
clientsthroughout the country.
Examples of notable world ranking engineers that have helped Ir. Dr Zulhkiple developed
Value Engineering Design over the last 29 years are Prof. Dr Rolf Katzenbach from
Germany, Prof. Dr Harry Poulos from Australia and the late Prof. Dr Jerry Shaw from UK.
Ir Dr Zulhkiple also worked in collaboration with consulting Engineers and academic
institutions from the UK, US, Italy, Australia and Germany to develop more cost effective foundation and structural engineering designs.