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. 

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. 

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.  

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.

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.

PROJECT DELIVERY

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. 

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. 

Leon Fabrikanov

Leon Fabrikanov

Project Manager - Newcastle Office

Leon Fabrikanov has over 25 years’ of experience in project management and engineering with expertise in the mining, metals and industrial infrastructure sectors.  

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. 

William Marshall

William Marshall

Project Manager - Perth Office

William has more than 25 years’ experience in the engineering industry, with expertise in the mining and metals sector.  

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. 

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. 

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.

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.

Troy Dickerson

Troy Dickerson

Senior Civil Engineer - Perth Office

Troy has more than 17 years’ experience in the design and construction of civil infrastructure with expertise in the design of earthworks, roads, stormwater drainage, oily water sewers and sanitary sewers. 

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. 

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.

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.

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.

Fernando Urrutia

Fernando Urrutia

Lead Mechanical Engineer - Perth Office

Fernando has more than 25 years’ experience in heavy industry practice, including technology development and optimisation.

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

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. 

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. 

Phil Baker

Phil Baker

Senior Study Manager - Brisbane Office

Phil is a Metallurgical Engineer with a Bachelor and Master of Engineering Science degrees. His career spans some 40 years', beginning with Alcan in both Australia and the United Kingdom. 

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.