Our People

SENIOR MANAGEMENT – WESTERN AUSTRALIA

Jamie Armstrong

Jamie Armstrong

Karratha Manager - Karratha Office

Jamie has in excess of 17 years’ extensive experience in the most predominant aspects of civil and mining construction, and more recently the oil and gas industry. 

Gareth Blakey

Gareth Blakey

Engineering Manager - Perth Office

Gareth has more than 18 years’ experience in the minerals processing and materials handling industries with expertise in the mining sector. 

Jason Hislop

Jason Hislop

Business Development Manager - Perth Office

Jason has over 22 years’ of experience in project management and engineering having held roles as General Manager, Consulting Project Manager and Project Engineer in consultancies in Australia.  

Jens Radanovic

Jens Radanovic

Manager, Projects - Perth Office

Jens has more than 20 years’ experience in the engineering industry with expertise in the mining, materials handling, mineral processing sectors as well as infrastructure and commercial projects. 

Liesl Smithers

Liesl Smithers

National HSEQ Manager - Perth Office

Liesl has more than 28 years’ experience in engineering, including 10 years’ in the mining Industry.

Gareth Whittle

Gareth Whittle

Corporate Services Manager - Perth Office

Gareth has more than 18 years’ experience in project management with expertise in Project Controls in the mining and materials handling sector.

Paul Young

Paul Young

Business Development Manager - Perth Office

Paul has more than 30 years’ experience in project management, civil engineering and engineering leadership predominantly in Western Australia’s mining sector.

PROJECT DELIVERY

Peter Anderson

Peter Anderson

Project Manager - Perth Office

Peter has more than 24 years’ of extensive experience in managing projects with expertise in the electrical, rail transport and road sectors, as well asmanaging port storage and ship loading upgrade projects.

Kimbra Bridges

Kimbra Bridges

Project Manager - Perth Office

Kimbra has more than 20 years’ experience in the engineering industry with expertise as a Project Engineer in the mining, water, waste management and heavy haul rail industries. 

Corey Francisco

Corey Francisco

Ground Engineering Manager - Newcastle Office

Corey has 30 years’ experience in delivering Civil, Ground Engineering and Drill and Blast Projects across Australia, New Zealand and Japan. 

Bishoy Isaac

Bishoy Isaac

Mechanical Project Engineer - Newcastle Office

Bishoy has over 15 years' of diverse Project Engineering and Management experience on both EPC and EPCM projects.

Tavis Mackenzie

Tavis Mackenzie

Project Manager - Perth Office

Tavis Mackenzie is a Project Manager with over 16 years’ of experience in the industry. Tavis has managed, executed and successfully completed new greenfield projects as well as sustaining capital brownfield projects. 

Mohamad Mansour

Mohamad Mansour

Project Manager - Perth Office

Mohamad has more than 21 years’ experience in the industry with expertise in the mineral, resources, oil and gas, manufacturing, power and energy sectors.  

Paul McBurney

Paul McBurney

Project Manager - Perth Office

Paul has more than 30 years’ experience in project management, civil engineering and engineering leadership predominantly in Western Australia’s mining sector. 

Paul McGlade

Paul McGlade

Project Manager, Brisbane Office

Paul has a diverse engineering background, with almost 40 years’ experience, enabling him to provide a comprehensive appreciation of complex problems and develop complete and inclusive solutions.

Greg O’Rourke

Greg O’Rourke

Project Director - Perth Office

Greg has extensive experience in the iron ore industry, particularly in relation to heavy haul railways in the mining industry. 

Damian Pianta

Damian Pianta

Lead Project/Mechanical Engineer - Brisbane Office

Damian is a Lead Mechanical and Project Engineer whom operated within the iron ore, rail, oil and gas and supporting industries of Western Australia's Pilbara region for 16 years. 

Khurram Shaikh

Khurram Shaikh

Project Engineering Manager - Perth Office

Khurram has over 20 years’ of experience in the project management industry with specific expertise in the mining and resource sectors.

John Sharman

John Sharman

Construction Manager - Brisbane

John has over 30 years' experience as a Construction Manager with expertise in petrochemical refining, LNG, minerals refining, solar farms and underground hard rock mining.

Bikram Singh

Bikram Singh

Project Manager - Perth Office

Bikram is a highly valued engineer who delivers innovative solutions that positively impact on project efficiency, reliability and bottom line profitability and has more than 20 years’ experience in the industry.

Michael Wood

Michael Wood

Senior Project Manager - Perth Office

Michael has over 30 years’ of experience in the project management industry with expertise in mining, resources, civil and industrial multi-discipline projects.

Paul Young

Paul Young

Project Manager - Perth Office

Paul has more than 30 years’ experience in project management, civil engineering and engineering leadership predominantly in Western Australia’s mining sector. 

ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING

Chris Davy

Chris Davy

Principal EIC Engineer - Perth Office

Chris has 30 years’ experience in the mining industry with expertise in EIC design and commissioning, project management, client representative and feasibility studies in greenfields and brownfields environments.

Andre Rowan

Andre Rowan

Lead Electrical Engineer - Perth Office

Andre has more than 23 years’ experience in the engineering industry with expertise in the mining and mineral sectors. 

CIVIL ENGINEERING

Brad Dockrill

Brad Dockrill

Principal Engineer - Newcastle Office

With over 30 years’ experience in the consulting engineering industry, Brad has had experience in a large variety of residential, commercial and industrial structures. 

Steve Evans

Steve Evans

Principal Civil Engineer - Perth Office

Steve has more than 29 years’ experience in civil engineering, which includes 11 years in the resource industry on numerous projects.

Azadeh MacKenzie

Azadeh MacKenzie

Lead Civil Engineer - Perth Office

Azadeh has more than 14 years’ experience in the engineering industry with expertise in the design of bulk and detailed earthworks, roads, flood modelling and stormwater drainage across Australia and Middle east.

STRUCTURAL ENGINEERING

Brad Dockrill

Brad Dockrill

Principal Engineer - Newcastle Office

With over 30 years’ experience in the consulting engineering industry, Brad has had experience in a large variety of residential, commercial and industrial structures. 

Yusuf Kus

Yusuf Kus

Senior Structural Engineer - Newcastle Office

Yusuf has over 20 years, of experience as a Structural Engineer with expertise in the mining, minerals and light metal industries.

Mike O'Sullivan

Mike O'Sullivan

Principal Structural Engineer - Newcastle Office

Mike is a Principal Structural Engineer with more than 30 years’ engineering experience and 28 years consulting experience for industrial, institutional, commercial and residential developments.

Stephen Pavlinovich

Stephen Pavlinovich

Principal Structural Engineer - Perth Office

Stephen has more than 20 years’ experience in the construction and mining industries with expertise in the industrial, infrastructure and mining sectors.

MECHANICAL ENGINEERING

Mark Botes

Mark Botes

Principal Mechanical Engineer - Perth Office

Mark has more than 30 years’ experience in the mechanical engineering industry with expertise in design and project management in mining, steelmaking and materials handling sectors.

Damian Pianta

Damian Pianta

Lead Project/Mechanical Engineer - Brisbane Office

Damian is a Lead Mechanical and Project Engineer whom operated within the iron ore, rail, oil and gas and supporting industries of Western Australia's Pilbara region for 16 years.  

David Reynolds

David Reynolds

Principal Mechanical Engineer - Perth Office

David has more than 19 years’ experience in the engineering industry with expertise in a range of mechanical design sectors.

Peter Wells

Peter Wells

Principal Mechanical Engineer - Newcastle Office

Peter is an experienced engineer and project manager with direct experience in the manufacturing, resource and energy sectors. 

Gregory Wilson

Gregory Wilson

Principal Mechanical Engineer - Perth Office

Greg has more than 20 years’ experience in engineering with expertise in the mining, resource and aviation industries.

PROCESS ENGINEERING & STUDIES

Phill Wade

Phill Wade

Senior Study Manager - Brisbane Office

Phil has 30 years' experience in engineering design, project management and study management across a wide range of industries, equipment and structures.

Richard Peck

Richard Peck

Principal Process Engineer- Brisbane Office

Richard has 40 years’ experience in operations, process design and management across a wide range of minerals. 

Neville Dowson

Neville Dowson

Principal Process Engineer - Perth Office

Neville has over 30 years’ of experience in process engineering, geo-metallurgical surveys, feasibility studies, project development and site commissioning. 

PROJECT SERVICES

Diarmid Burns

Diarmid Burns

Senior Contracts Engineer - Perth Office

Diarmid has over 12 years’ experience in commercial contract management for remote construction mining projects. 

Tony Byatt

Tony Byatt

Senior Estimator - Perth Office

Tony has more than 20 years’ experience in the engineering industry with expertise in the plant, fitting, machining, piping, civil surface and underground sectors.

Naveen Kesarwani

Naveen Kesarwani

Project Controls Manager - Newcastle Office

Naveen has 27 years’ experience in all aspects of Project Controls including Cost, Schedule, Scope and Change Management, Risk Analysis and Project Reporting. 

Trevor Lombard

Trevor Lombard

Senior Contracts Manager - Perth Office

Trevor has over 25 years’ experience in the resources, mining, oil and gas, construction, communications and technology industry in the contracts, procurement and commercial sectors.

Justin McAuliffe

Justin McAuliffe

Secondment Lead - Perth Office

Justin has over 12 years’ experience in the recruitment industry, placing white collar and professional individuals into interim and permanent roles.