Our People

There's no doubt about it; our strength lies in our people. 

With a comprehensive team of experts in full and part-time roles, we give clients access to a diverse workforce showcasing the best brains in the business. Our experts include engineers, scientists, and technicians. Delivering expert technical consulting, many of our people hold doctorates or higher qualifications. All are skilled in developing practical and innovative solutions to client-specific and industry-wide challenges.

We place considerable emphasis on career development and encourage our team members to actively participate in industry forums and pursue growth opportunities across technical, business, and leadership spheres. This means they're always learning, growing, and adding more value to your organisation.

Meet Our Experts

Nick Miller
Business Unit Leader, Laboratory
& Testing Services
 

James Manning

James Manning
Business Unit Leader, Process
& Environmental Services
Brisbane

Trevor Layzell
Business Unit Leader, Materials
& Engineering Services
 

Richard Odgers
Principal Materials/Mechanical Consultant

 

 

Dr Russell Coade
Principal Materials/Mechanical Consultant

Harry Better
Principal Materials/Mechanical Consultant

Christine Hicks
Senior Consultant

John Edgley
Principal Materials Engineer

 

Michelle Muhlnickel
GroupLeader/Analytical Chemist

Dr Sam Clayton
Senior Process Engineer

Marius Harmse
Team Leader Laboratories/Analytical Chemist

Dr Fedir Woskoboenko
Senior Principal Consultant

 

Jasmina Karevski
Analytical Chemist

Dr Ninh Nguyen
Principal Consultant

Ken Sidharta
Materials/Mechnical Engineer

Dr Abi Babu
Engineering Consultant

 

Howard Ellis
Senior Technical Officer



Ross Ulmer
Senior Technical Officer

Anthony Douglas
Process Engineer

Dr Dan O'Neill
Metallurgical Engineer

 

Matthew Baxter
Senior Mechanical Engineer

Glenn Innes
Senior Chemical Engineer

Blake Stewart
Chemical Engineer

Chris Patterson
Project Manager

 

Richard Coldham
Principal Materials Engineer

Steven Lai
Materials Engineer

Sky Loo
Group Leader, Condition Assessment

James Taylor
Principal Mechanical Engineer

 

Fotini Gurfinkel
Chemist

Alex Blatchford
Technical Director

Dr Helena Zhu

Dr Helena Zhu
Engineer Consultant - Energy

Shelly Huang

Shelly Huang
Engineering Consultant

 
 
 
 
 

"Technically competant and service orientated."

Wayne Gason

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Our certifications

NATA accredited AtS/NZS ISO 17025, AS/NZS ISO 17020NATA Accredited Laboratories number 561.


ISO 9001 Quality Management certied by BSI under certicate number FS605116.

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