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Our Team

Together we foster a culture of optimism and shared success.

Our people are our most valuable asset.

As  consultants, we provide smart solutions which empower our clients, communities and colleagues to thrive.

Our workforce consists of people with diverse cultures, backgrounds and skills. This diversity enriches our breadth of knowledge, capability and experience.

We are skilled problem solvers that believe challenges are also opportunities.

Our team live our values and actively contribute to the long-term success of our clients through:

  • Integrity
  • Courage
  • Creativity
  • Relationships
  • Sustainability
  • Accountability

By being adaptable, dynamic and agile, we are committed to making a difference in this ever-changing world.

Board of Directors

Paul Hardy
Paul Hardy

With more than 37 years experience in both national and global consulting industries, Paul has particular expertise in strategic planning and business development. Leading 12 successful mergers across China, Hong Kong, Africa and Australia.

Paul has been recognised by Engineers Australia each year from 2009 to 2013 as one of the 100 most influential engineers in Australia.


Janet Matton
Janet Matton
Non-Executive Director

Janet has a talent for ensuring businesses embrace technology-enabled business model changes that both minimise strategic and operational risk and maximise business growth and return. Janet’s capabilities include the ability to work at both the strategic and detailed operational levels with a talent for developing strategic initiatives and translating them into operational success. Her vast experience encompasses strategic change programs, acquisitions and divestitures, large scale project management and leadership of large, complex teams.  She has more than 20 years of senior, corporate management experience across multiple disciplines including Finance, HR, Strategy and IT and joined our Board in March 2019.


Dean Comrie
Chief Executive Officer

Dean is a highly accomplished professional with over 25 years of experience in the environmental, water, and energy sectors. With a proven, strategic, and visionary approach, Dean has excelled in non-executive, executive, and senior leadership roles, successfully growing businesses, transformations and leading change. Dean is passionate about developing high-performing organisations that aim to make the world a better place, focusing on sustainable business outcomes and delivering outstanding results for clients.

Peter Lamell
Non-Executive Director

Peter has served on over 25 boards across the energy, power, services, technology, telecommunication and not-for-profit sectors. He has broad global senior executive experience having worked in the UK, US, Europe, Asia/Pacific, Canada and Australia. He has been CEO for a number of successful business turnarounds as well as a start-up. In doing this, he has become adept in identifying key issues within organisations whilst developing practical solutions to deliver significantly increased shareholder value. Peter’s extensive experience encompasses cultural change, sustainability, digital transformation, sales/marketing, strategy and building governance and risk management processes.

Nicky Pollington
Executive General Manager - Project Performance and Control, Director

Nicky joined pitt&sherry’s Board in October 2017. She brings practical leadership insight, a holistic future-focus and balanced direction in times of change. Nicky’s sound judgment, drawn from navigating complex projects, combined with her courage and passion for pitt&sherry’s vision makes her a vital Board member.

Rob Casimaty
Rob Casimaty
Executive Director & Senior Principal Engineer

Robert has 30 years’ experience in the design and implementation of civil infrastructure works. His expertise include assistance with feasibility studies of major utility services; design, documentation and project management of a wide variety of infrastructure utility works ranging from small scale bespoke solutions through to world scale projects.  He has worked on projects throughout Australia, the Asia Pacific, Middle East and United Kingdom.


Jane Bailey
Company Secretary

Jane has extensive experience and a deep knowledge and understanding of corporate regulatory and company rules. She has held diverse roles, including 10 years in private practice as a legal practitioner and lecturer at various tertiary institutions, as well as experience in the private sector.

As Company Secretary at pitt&sherry Jane is responsible for providing guidance on corporate governance so that our business operates in accordance with required statutory and legal provisions.

In her role as Contracts Review Leader she is responsible for providing support and advice to assist with the review, negotiation and establishment of appropriate contractual and commercial arrangements for the business operations of the pitt&sherry.

Jane is a strong team player with excellent organisational skills and an ability to clearly communicate complex sensitive information to stakeholders.


Leadership Team

Dean Comrie
Chief Executive Officer

Dean is a highly accomplished professional with over 25 years of experience in the environmental, water, and energy sectors. With a proven, strategic, and visionary approach, Dean has excelled in non-executive, executive, and senior leadership roles, successfully growing businesses, transformations and leading change. Dean is passionate about developing high-performing organisations that aim to make the world a better place, focusing on sustainable business outcomes and delivering outstanding results for clients.

Silje Barningham
Chief People Officer

Silje’s true passion lies in people and empowering teams to perform at their best, ultimately enabling us to make a lasting impact on our clients and the communities we serve. With a career spanning over 15 years as a dedicated leader, she has consistently led teams in executing People and Culture strategies closely aligned with the needs of our business and clients.

Silje’s enthusiasm revolves around inspiring our people to excel within a positive and inclusive culture. She encourages a constant pursuit of ‘why’ in everything we do, a keen focus on leveraging smart technology, and a forward-thinking approach to set our team up for future success.

Her commitment to inclusion and diversity has earned her industry recognition through Consult Australia. Silje’s expertise includes change management, pioneering innovative HR approaches to adapt to the ever-evolving landscape of work and driving employee engagement through learning, well-being and talent management.

With a rich and diverse career history spanning multiple international locations, including key roles as Regional HR Director and HR Strategy and Solutions Director, Silje brings a wealth of experience and expertise to the pitt&sherry team. She is dedicated to the team’s success and our shared mission of making a meaningful impact.

Barry Honey
Chief Information Officer

Barry is an experienced IT leader, advisor and consultant who engages at all levels throughout the business. With over 15 years of experience in tackling complex information and business technology problems; whilst building deep relationships with colleagues and clients, Barry uses frameworks such as ITIL and TOGAF in practical ways to drive success and add value to any situation.

David Finnigan
Chief Transformation Officer

David holds degrees in civil engineering and economics and has more than 25 years’ experience in providing client-focused consultancy services in  engineering projects across the industrial, community services and transport infrastructure sectors in Australia.

David has strategic and operational roles and responsibilities requiring collaboration with other pitt&sherry offices and strategy groups to provide a common cultural approach to doing business and pursuing the company’s overarching vision and strategy.

David’s core capabilities have been developed through his work on significant and complex building, civil infrastructure, road, bridge, mining, processing and manufacturing projects, and he continues to hold senior leadership roles in major Tasmanian projects, acting as the pivotal point between designers, contractors and the client.  David has spent a considerable portion of his professional career providing technical, contractual and commercial advice to clients, broadly involving the procurement and implementation of numerous infrastructure projects within Australia.


David Cohen
Chief Financial Officer

David has over twenty years’ experience in executive leadership positions. He has extensive experience leading & building high performing finance and operating teams, specialising in strategy setting and implementation, as well as transformation and change management initiatives.

Nicky Pollington
Executive General Manager - Project Performance and Control, Director

Nicky joined pitt&sherry’s Board in October 2017. She brings practical leadership insight, a holistic future-focus and balanced direction in times of change. Nicky’s sound judgment, drawn from navigating complex projects, combined with her courage and passion for pitt&sherry’s vision makes her a vital Board member.

David Atchison
David Atchison
Executive General Manager - Clients & Markets

David is a highly regarded client manager who has a passion for building talented teams to deliver great client and project outcomes. He brings a collaborative nature to his work, truly seeking to understand client needs.

As Executive General Manager – Clients & Markets, David brings his relationship building, strategic planning, and strong business acumen to our clients and their projects.

He combines a strong technical background as a geologist with twenty year’s resource sector experience. David has significant experience in Australia and worked closely with clients in Africa, the Middle East and Asia.

Andy Turner
Executive General Manager - Capability, General Manager - Technical Services

Andy is a Senior Principal Engineer with more than 35 years’ experience in geotechnical and civil engineering, consulting engineering business development, and corporate management, including directorship with pitt&sherry. Andy has developed a deep knowledge and expertise that have allowed him to grow pitt&sherry’s multi-discipline service delivery within Tasmania and supported our offices in other states.

In his role as Executive General Manager – Capability, Andy uses his leadership skills and in-depth knowledge of our company’s resources and capabilities to drive technical expertise and deliver value for our clients.

He is actively engaged in people development, seeking to nurture individual’s skills and capabilities, and has successfully mentored many of our engineers and scientists from graduates to senior positions within pitt&sherry.

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Carla Rutherford
Capability Leader - Airports & Aviation

Carla has previously worked as an Airfield Information Specialist in Airfield Operations for Melbourne Airport and as an Aviation Compliance Manager for Essendon Airport with over a decade in the airport regulatory environment. Carla is highly experienced in airport management, operations, and standards, including regulatory changes, Safety Management Systems, continuous improvement, and ongoing maintenance of airfield information through developing and implementing manuals, procedures, policies, plans and guides).

Kashif Bashir
Capability Leader - Road Engineering

Kashif is a civil/transport engineer with first class engineering degree having around 19 years of experience in transport planning, road safety strategy development, road
design management, project management, tender design, design review, construction supervision, traffic analysis and Black Spot management in Australia, Middle East and Pakistan.

His technical focus is on providing transport solutions and policies, road design, reconnaissance survey, alignment and feasibility Studies, traffic studies, traffic management plans, hydrology studies and Black Spot analysis/solutions. Other focus areas are team building, team management, resource planning, recruitment and career coaching.

Adrian Moon
Principal Civil Engineer

Adrian is a Chartered Engineer with 18 years of experience in the field of civil engineering and management. Adrian has been involved in a wide range of multi-disciplinary projects, with broad civil engineering experience in design and construction management from prefeasibility concept design through to construction completion.

Adrian has diverse experience working on and managing numerous projects within a range of project sectors including Transport Infrastructure, Industrial, Commercial, Residential, Mining, Defence and Energy.

Fiona Keserue-Ponte
Senior Principal Environmental Consultant

Fiona has over 20 years’ experience in environmental consultancy and 7 years’ experience in geological mineral exploration. She
specialises in project managing and delivering environmental site assessments, environmental permitting, investigations, closure plans and statutory environmental reporting. She is an effective expert witness to the private and public sectors and has developed a strong client base in Tasmania across a range of industries.

Lyndon Black
Capability Leader - Project Management

Lyndon has over 25 years’ experience and has successfully delivered projects for State Government departments for more than
13 years. He has a strong understanding of the Tasmanian Government Project Management Framework. Lyndon is an industry-recognised project manager. As a testament to his expertise and commitment to his profession, he has been a member, State Councillor, and state Project Management Achievement Awards (PMAA) Chief Judge for the Tasmanian Chapter of the Australian Institute of Project Management (AIPM); and a national judge PMAA for AIPM.

Adam Bishop
Capability Leader - Environmental Science and Planning

Adam is a Principal Environmental Scientist with more than 22 years’ experience in environmental consulting and training. Adam has broad environmental impact assessment experience having participated in and led multidisciplinary teams on a diverse range of environmental impact assessments (EIAs), including Environmental Impact Statements (EISs) and Review of Environmental Factors (REFs) for projects including linear (road and rail) infrastructure, industrial, waste and extractive industry developments. Adam has managed specialist teams and led the writing of EISs for several major projects including State Significant Development (SSD) projects and Designated Developments.

Perry Wilson
Capability Leader - Energy & Sustainability Services

Perry has over 10 years of experience working across the globe in energy, mining, transport, shipping and infrastructure. He was educated as an engineer in the UK and the US before working as an advisor to a series of multi-national clients in the UK, Europe, Africa and Oceania. Perry’s specialty lies in business strategy and transformation; working with clients to connect the dots between detailed analysis and clear, actionable recommendations. His previous work has been a feature of energy policy reform in NSW and in publications in academic journals. A strategy and operations professional, with a passion for sustainable energy use, the circular economy and active contribution to Net Zero targets.

Chris Jack
Senior Principal - Environment

Chris is a Principal Environmental Planner with over 30 years’ experience including Technical and Project Director on a range of projects across numerous industry sectors. His experience includes projects approvals, feasibility studies, impact assessment, project risk assessment and management, environmental monitoring and compliance management.


Ana Klincic Andrews
Head of ESG & Sustainability

Ana is a recognized senior social sustainability and social performance specialist with 20 years of experience in Australia and internationally including with the United Nations. Ana draws on her multi-sectoral experience to assess the issues, drive strategy, and design high-impact solutions for clients. Her expertise includes social performance & impact strategy, social risk management, sustainable development, results measurement, governance and social responsibility.

Leah Brown
General Manager - Mining & Industrial

Leah is a Principal Geotechnical Engineer with over twenty years’ experience in underground coal & metalliferous Geotechnics as well as Project Management. She has worked across many mine operations across the Southern, Newcastle and Lithgow coalfields as well as the Bowen Basin and Queensland and NSW hard rock operations. Leah has also had several years’ experience in transport infrastructure projects in both a Local Government and private consulting capacity.

Liam Delaney
General Manager – Infrastructure Services

Liam is a Chartered Civil Engineer and has 30 years’ experience working on infrastructure projects and in Consulting Engineering around the world including the UK, USA, South East Asia and Australia. Liam has diverse project experience across many market sectors including Water, Transport (airports, road and rail), Defence, and Energy.

As General Manager – Infrastructure Services, Liam leads the technical and capability development of our people. He is passionate about creating the right teams to deliver great solutions for our Clients.

Simon Berry
General Manager - Transport NSW

Simon is a Principal Engineer and strategic business leader with over 28 years’ experience in civil engineering. Simon has undertaken design and project management of multidisciplinary civil and infrastructure projects ranging from roads, ITS, water, rail, light rail, and buildings projects. He has worked on award-winning and notable projects across NSW and Australia’s east coast.

He focuses on building deep relationships with clients and takes a keen interest in developing the skills of engineering and design staff.

Simon is a Roads Australia Fellow and recently won the Roads Australia Champion award for his exceptional leadership in the industry.

Reza Salamy
Senior Principal Engineer

Reza has over 27 years’ experience in civil and structural engineering in the industry and research. Reza is a Rail Industry Leader who has proof engineered a number of structures for Level Crossing Removal Projects including Box Culverts, prestressed integral road bridges and their associated retaining walls, strengthening design for Shepherd St. Bridge and a large-scale traffic sign gantry. Reza has led investigations on large scale old rail viaducts and completed strengthening design as required for ARTC and V/line. His recent works focused on rail bridge design, assessment and strengthening design.

David Crowe
General Manager - Transport QLD

David is Principal Bridge and Structural Engineer with extensive experience as a Bridge Designer and Design Manager on a range of projects throughout Australia, Ireland & England. He has spent the last 13 years based in Brisbane working on major projects such as Gateway Upgrade, Gateway Upgrade North, Eastern Busway Stage 2, the Kingsford Smith Drive Upgrade Project and Cooroy to Curra Section D.

It’s this experience and his knowledge of TMR design and contract requirements that David brings to his role General Manager, Transport QLD. He is known for his collaboration and creative approach with all key stakeholders to assist in driving value for our clients.

Corrado Blasi
SHEQ Manager
Corrado is a team-oriented professional SHEQ manager with over 20 years of experience in project management, construction management, risk management, asset integrity assurance, quality, safety and environmental management systems (ISO 31000, ISO 9001, ISO 45001, ISO 14001).
Andrew Buckley
Andrew Buckley
Capability Leader - Mechanical, Electrical & Industrial

Andrew has 30 years’ experience in the industrial and manufacturing industries. His expertise is in undertaking and managing large multidisciplinary greenfield developments and brownfield upgrades throughout Australasia. He works across a broad range of disciplines, including project management, project and design engineering, environmental management, engineering and maintenance management, systems integration and risk management. 


Robert Nicholson
General Manager - Energy

Robert has an in-depth understanding of the energy and sustainability industries with over fifteen years of senior business management and development experience in the energy and building services industry both in Australia and abroad. Robert is an advocate for energy productivity and resource efficiency. He has worked with many government, large industrial and commercial clients to develop and implement projects and strategies in energy management, efficiency and productivity. 

 A major focus of Robert’s has been the development of energy resourcing and management strategies for his clients. This includes the investigation and development of hydrogen and renewable energy strategies across the industrial and transport sectors. Robert also works in the food and Agri-business industries through formal strategic partnerships with organisations such as AusVeg Nationally and in Victoria, the Australian Alliance for Energy Productivity.  


Martin Hewitt
Martin Hewitt
Principal Structural

Martin is a Principal Structural Engineer, based in our Melbourne office.

He has worked for over 20 years as a consulting engineer in areas such as infrastructure/bridges, coastal engineering, offshore oil and gas, mining, defence, wind farm design, forensic engineering and in the development of innovative structural solutions.

Martin’s key areas of experience are in Structural Design/Investigation, Advanced Finite Element Analysis, non-linear geometry/materials and composite materials, Fatigue/Crack growth prediction and Project Management.

A Fellow of Engineers Australia Martin is also a VicRoads Proof Engineer.

Martin pursues a personal interest with the MFB in providing USAR structural engineering support, lecturing to firefighters on the structural aspects of Urban Search and Rescue.

Irene Scott
Irene Scott
General Manager - Bridges & Structures

Irene Scott is a Bridges and Structures Senior Principal Engineer with 25 years’ experience in bridge design. She has experience with the management of structures design teams across a diverse range of civil engineering structures in Australia and overseas.

Her past experience includes various large award-winning Alliance and Design & Construct projects throughout Australia such as Hunter Expressway and Inner West Busway Alliance Project. She is an accreditor auditor for RMS NSW.

In her role as General Manager – Bridges and Structures, Irene brings her experience to build the technical capability and skills development of our people to deliver practical solutions for our clients.

Irene has published and presented papers at Conferences in Australia, Berlin and Hawaii and is a Safety in Design and Risk Workshop Facilitator, ensuring designs are cost-effective, safe, constructible, and high-quality.

Tim Rees
Tim Rees
General Manager - Construction

Tim is a Chartered Engineer and Registered Building Practitioner with more than 15 years of experience in geotechnical, civil and structural engineering across Australia. His experience includes geotechnical investigations, design of civil infrastructure, temporary and permanent works, tailings and dams, and project management, open pit mining, construction supervision and monitoring. He has worked on almost every major transport infrastructure project in Victoria.

Tim draws on his excellent collaboration skills and technical knowledge to lead our Construction Services in his role as General Manager – Clients & Projects. He is a trusted advisor to our construction clients and his advice is routinely sought after. Tim draws on his exceptional stakeholder management skills and team leadership to deliver practical solutions for our clients.

Alanna Marsh
General Manager - Transport VIC

Alanna is a Chartered Civil Engineer and accredited Project Manager with a range of experience working for Contractors, Consultants and Client-side.

As General Manager – Clients & Projects, Alanna will bring her dynamic client relationship skills to our Victorian transport clients. Her transport infrastructure experience spans across the project lifecycle and projects of varying scale and complexity.

In recent years of Alanna’s career, she has worked in project management roles on medium and large projects, responsible for the interdependent elements of program, cost and quality. This included roles such as Program and Performance Manager, Commercial / Contract Manager, Project Manager and Project Controls roles.

Tara Kooloos
Principal Consultant - Sustainability

Tara is a project management professional with over 15 years’ experience in end-to-end project delivery in Australia and abroad.

In her role, Tara draws on her experience working across a range of sectors and all levels of government to deliver innovative solutions to project outcomes. This extends to her approach developing and leading multidisciplinary project teams.

Tara’s key skills include project briefing, feasibility studies, business cases, stakeholder engagement, master planning, design management, procurement and contract administration. Tara’s experience extends across arts, aviation, civil, education, health, manufacturing, mining and retail.

Daniel Johnson
Daniel Johnson
Capability Leader - Structural Engineering

Daniel is an experienced Principal Structural Engineer with over 15 years’ experience in the design and construction of structural and civil engineering projects throughout Australia.

Daniel is primarily responsible for civil and structural design and investigations.  Daniel’s experience has focused heavily on structural and civil condition assessments and investigations into bridges, cranes and industrial, commercial and residential structures. In addition to Daniel’s technical engineering experience, he performs the role of Structural Capability Leader for pitt&sherry.

Austen Easterbrook
Senior Principal Geotechnical Engineer

Austen is a qualified Civil/Geotechnical Engineer with over 30 years’ experience in major civil infrastructure projects (roads, bridges rail, marine,) in Australia, Middle East, and Asia/Pacific countries.

Austen has significant Australian and international experience in the geotechnical aspects of civil infrastructure projects – including the Western Roads Upgrading Project in Victoria, Perth Link Road, Devonport Wharf Project, West Gate Tunnel
Project, Childs Road Upgrading Project. Deep tunnel projects in Asia and the Middle East, and reclamation projects in Hong Kong and ground improvement projects in Australia.

Richard Cassidy
Richard Cassidy
Principal Engineer Bridges / Structures

Richard has 18 years’ experience as a civil/structural engineer, with a focus on structural analysis and design (including bridge design). His experience in bridge engineering, includes the design of new structures, load and condition assessment of existing structures, and network wide assessment for heavy vehicle permits. His experience in structural design includes the design of residential and commercial structures including hotels, car parks and supermarkets.

Josha Baulch
Joshua Baulch
Technical Officer / Inspector

Josh is a skilled technical officer who specialises in bridge inspections. Deploying a range of tools and insights learned from on-the-job, Josh assists our clients in developing strategic plans to optimise their bridge assets. Josh’s past in the construction industry allows him to communicate the current state of infrastructure in real terms.


Noel Carroll - pitt&sherry Maritime & Coastal Engineer
Noel Carroll
Principal Engineer

Noel is a Principal Engineer at pitt&sherry. Noel has over 30 years’ experience in structural engineering design, inspection of works under construction, contract administration and quality management in structural, maritime and coastal, and mining engineering in Australia and Papua New Guinea.

Mobile: 0419 373 318

Dr Gavin Chadbourn
Asset Manager and Strategy Planning
Gavin is a Chartered Civil Engineer and Certified Asset Management Assessor (CAMA) with over 25 years’ experience. He has skills in asset management planning, financial forecasting, condition assessment and outsourcing of maintenance activities. He has undertaken asset management maturing assessments and assisted clients to develop asset strategies and asset management plans to improve asset performance.
Mobile: 0459825987
Delia Sidea
Delia Sidea
Principal Geotechnical Engineer

Delia is an experienced geotechnical engineer and project manager with expertise in geotechnical assessment and design of shafts, declines and underground chambers, geotechnical feasibility studies for underground mining, and stope design and analysis. She is skilled in conducting geotechnical risk assessments and analysis of both civil projects and road cuttings, and possesses practical operational experience with ground support assessment, design monitoring and quality assurance. Delia has worked on the Mona project since the start of the Museum.

Mobile: 61429206550
Sven Rand
Capability Leader – Geotechnical Engineering and Geology

Sven is an MBA and science honours degree qualified professional with a career spanning over 30 years of experience across a broad range of sectors and industries.

He has provided geological and geotechnical solutions across a range of industries from mining to civil engineering applications including shallow surface investigations to deeper geological assessments, including detailed analysis and modelling.

He has climate change expertise and specialises in potential impacts, adaptation responses and solution design. Complementing his interest in climate change impacts are 28 years of professional contributions across a diverse range of industry and government sectors.

Simon Oakley
Simon Oakley
Senior Principal – Airports

Simon Oakley is a Senior Principal Airport Engineer with over 15 years’ experience specialising in airport infrastructure. His experience includes feasibility, planning, design and construction phase services for a range of civilian airports, defence airfields and other civil projects.


Airport Planning and Master Planning

  • Including apron layouts, terminal Buildings, aerobridges and baggage handling systems
  • Airside planning, airside design and terminal planning.

Airport Infrastructure Works

  • Airport Pavement and AGL Design
  • Airport Pavement Inspections
  • Airport Policy and Standards Construction Monitoring
  • Construction Supervision and Technical Advice Services.


Stephen Masters
Stephen Masters
General Manager - Civic

Stephen is a civil engineer with a broad skill base that includes structural, mining and civil engineering design and project management. With a deep knowledge resulting from his work in the mining, industrial, commercial, transport and residential sectors, Stephen has developed problem‐solving skills, often drawing on ideas used in other industry sectors.

Having worked on a range of moderate and large construction sites, mining sites and road and rail projects Stephen has understanding of quality, environment and WHS requirements, and experience in design with constructability in mind.

Andrew Jeffrey
Andrew Jeffrey
Principal Structural Engineer

Andrew has more than 26 years’ experience in structural engineering, primarily in Melbourne but also in Brisbane and Perth.

In his 20 year career with Connell Wagner he was promoted to senior associate level. Andrew’s focus was on building structures across a variety of market segments, working on iconic projects including Crown Casino, Eureka Tower, MCG redevelopment, Melbourne Magistrates Court and various defence facilities. He then joined Adams Consulting Engineers spending six years as their engineering manager, leading teams on residential, commercial, retail and industrial building projects.


David Lenel
Associate Consultant

David is an Environmental Scientist and Senior Project Manager with more than 16 years’ national and international experience. Working predominantly in the mining and resources sector, he specializes in client management, project management services and the delivery of environmental projects and approvals.


Ross Mannering
General Manager – Transport Tasmania

Ross is a Senior Principal Engineer with over twenty years’ experience in the design and management of major transport infrastructure projects in Tasmania.

He has a detailed understanding of the multidisciplinary inputs necessary to deliver projects – assembling and guiding project teams to deliver fit for purpose solutions.

As General Manager – Transport Tasmania, Ross will continue to work collaboratively with our clients to deliver Tasmania’s important traffic and transport infrastructure projects.


Rob Casimaty
Rob Casimaty
Executive Director & Senior Principal Engineer

Robert has 30 years’ experience in the design and implementation of civil infrastructure works. His expertise include assistance with feasibility studies of major utility services; design, documentation and project management of a wide variety of infrastructure utility works ranging from small scale bespoke solutions through to world scale projects.  He has worked on projects throughout Australia, the Asia Pacific, Middle East and United Kingdom.


Ben Hart
Principal Bridge Engineer

Ben has 20 years’ experience in civil and structural engineering, specialising in the design, assessment, contract administration and asset management of transport infrastructure for road and rail bridges.

As an experienced pitt&sherry group leader and manager in transport projects and management, Ben embraces both simple and complex projects. Ben is skilled at the process and delivery of technical tasks, whilst effectively communicating to all project stakeholders with both technical and non-technical backgrounds.


David Coe
Senior Principal Engineer and Risk Manager

David is a senior principal with over 35 years’ experience in the design and construction of civil/structural engineering projects associated with the design, rehabilitation and management of bridges. David is responsible for the delivery of key operational matters and strategic initiatives related to technical development and risk across the company’s technical disciplines.

He has experience working within a large project team acting as the pivotal point between designers, contractors and the client. David is a nominated VicRoads Proof Engineer.


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