Wayne Peel

Managing Director

Wayne is the Managing Director of Engenium and brings more than 20 years international experience in engineering projects, technology delivery and the Corporate environment. With a global perspective and a focus on delivering strategic value and solutions to Clients, Wayne remains “hands on” with all aspects of Engenium’s services and performance.

Wayne has a Bachelor Engineering from Curtin University and is a member of Engineers Australia, AICD and the WA Mining club. He is an avid golfer, when given the opportunity, and can be seen fishing at the odd hours of the night on the river.

 
 
 

Chris Senior

Engineering Director

Chris has 18 years experience in the mining, materials handling and mineral processing sector. Chris leads the core multi-displine engineering and design team with the business and champions the process of lean engineering through the latest 3D (BIM) processes.

Chris has a Bachelor in Engineering (Mechanical) and Bachelor of Commerce (Management) from University of WA, is a proud Member of Engineers Australia and the Australia Society of Bulk Solids Handling.

 

Brian De Swardt

Project Director

Brian is Project Director within the Engenium business with 20 years experience in engineering and project management. He has been responsible for research, studies, master planning, design engineering, procurement and construction in the mining, oil and gas, industrial, building and local government fields. Besides leading teams for the delivery of projects for our client, Brian has also operated in Owner Engineer & Client Roles to ensure successful delivery, outcomes and creation of shareholder value.

Brian has a Bachelor in Technology in Urban and Civil Engineering, as well as a National Diploma of Engineering (Civil). Brian is a recognised Project Construction Manager professional and member of the Project Management Institute.

 
 
 
 

David Sourbutts

Project Director

David is a Project Director within the Engenium business and has 20 years experience in project management and engineering in the mining, rail, processing and infrastructure industries. David has had a major role in overseeing the development of “start-up” explorers into successful miners, including the coordination of project delivery from the mine to port.

David has Bachelor of Engineering (Civil Honours) and Bachelor of Commerce from the University of Western Australia, is a Fellow of Leadership WA, Member of AusIMM, Member of Engineers Australia and was recognised as one of WA’s top 40 business entrepreneurs with a 40 under 40 Award in 2013.

 
 
 

Heath Baker

Executive General Manager, NSW

Heath is Executive General Manager of Engenium in Newcastle, NSW. He has over 20 years of leadership experience spanning engineering, mining, construction, manufacturing, aviation, hydrocarbon and smelting industries.
 
Heath’s background includes Australian and International management roles in Mine Operations, Construction and Engineering companies with experience across multiple commodities including coal, iron ore, copper, chemicals, agriculture and petrochemicals.
 
Heath has Bachelor of Technology, Bachelor of Education and Diploma of Engineering (Civil). He’s a passionate fly fisherman and relishes a fine beverage in remote and rural settings during his holidays.