Our Team

Andrew Hughes


25 years’ experience in the mining and construction industry. Andrew has experience in estimating, managing and running civil projects ranging from small concrete slabs through to large, technically challenging gas plants. Andrew’s talent lies with quickly establishing the client’s requirements, finding solutions and mobilizing within a short timeframe. Beyond work, Andrew donates much of his time and resources to local community groups, charity organizations & local sporting groups.


Damian Hamilton

General Manager
  • Associate Dip Electrical Engineering
  • Cert IV Work Health & Safety
  • Cert IV Frontline Management
  • Cert IV Training and Assessment
  • Cert III Remote Aircraft Systems; RePL and ReOC
  • Advanced Diploma Leadership Management (due completion Dec 2020)

Thirty years experience in poly-welding and fabrication in the mining and construction industry in the Hunter Valley, interstate and overseas.  Roles include Supervisor, Project Management, Safety & Quality Management, Training, Poly Welding and fabrication, Pipe Installation and Plant Operator.


Dean Irwin

Operations Manager
  • Advanced Diploma of Business Management
  • Cert IV Trainer & Assessor
  • Project Estimating

25 years’ experience working within the Civil, Mining and Quarry industries managing various earthworks and construction projects.

Employment rolls include Project Manager, Operations manager, Mining Superintendent, Quarry Manager and RTO Manager.

With a plant operators background Dean brings vast knowledge and experience around all aspects of earthmoving and mining operations.


Leigh Hall

Site Manager
(Vales Point)
  • Cert IV Frontline Management
  • Trade Certificate in Composition

With over 30 years’ experience in various industries such as mining and civil, essential networks (telecommunications/electricity/gas/water/new energy), managed print services, mailing and marketing.

Roles include trade operator, supervisor, operations management, client services management, safety and quality and general management.


Deb Lawson

Office Manager