Forward-thinking People

We are a family company and we have a long tradition of attracting and training the best in the business. It’s our people who have determined the high standards in our delivery of design, construction and service.

With 50 years leading the construction industry we determined long ago that to deliver the best performance and outcomes for our clients in this highly competitive industry required the most highly skilled and forward-thinking people in the business.

This is reflected in the qualifications and project experience of our managers, architects, engineers and projects managers.

DARRYL HOOD

Chairman, Structural & Civil Engineer

“In the early 1970’s when I first started out, business was built and won on relationships, quality work and reputation, not bottom dollar. I strive to continue to do business this way both with our perspective clients and long standing ones. At meetings I’m the ‘grey haired presence’ who brings an experienced perspective to all stages of a project, which delivers clients added security and confidence.”

Qualifications and
affiliations

  • Bachelor of Technology in Civil Engineering (QUT)
  • Member, Institution of Engineers Australia (MIEAust)
  • Chartered Professional Engineer (CPEng)
  • National Professional Engineers Register (NPER Grade 3)
  • QLD Registered Professional Engineer of (RPEQ # 1151)
  • QLD Registered Builder, Open Class (# 23688)
  • Commissioner for Declarations (# 09411)

Proven
expertise in

  • Bulk storage & warehousing Retail developments Commercial developments
  • Food processing facilities Coldroom storage facilities Engineering design management Project management

MARTIN HOOD

Managing Director

“I’m here to ensure our systems and people perform at optimum and that we consider every aspect of your project with the aim of exceeding expectations. I want all our new clients to be like our long standing ones – relaxed in the assurance that they will always get a quality outcome.”

Qualifications and
affiliations

  • Bachelor of Applied Science (Construction Management) (QUT)
  • Graduate Diploma in Project Management (QUT)
  • Graduate Certificate in Property Economics (QUT)
  • QLD Registered Builder (# 75703)
  • NSW Registered Supervisor (# 56375S)
  • VIC (Commercial Builder – Unlimited) CB-U 56554

Proven
expertise in

  • Community buildings and cultural centres
  • Sporting and recreational facilities School facilities
  • Retail developments
  • Commercial developments Health care facilities
  • Residential developments Food processing facilities
  • Coldroom storage facilities Bulk storage and warehousing Construction management Project management

KEITH MORGAN

Financial Director

“Prospective clients and those of many years of association are assured of the financial strength of this company and its efficient financial systems. For many decades these two pillars have supported our operational activities and are further strengthened by the efforts of myself and team. It is planning, coupled with open, clear and friendly communication that creates relationships. This is the bedrock for determining, and then achieving, your financial objectives.”

Qualifications and
affiliations

  • Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Management Accounts (C.I.M.A)

Proven
expertise in

  • Financial information systems
  • Financial planning and budgeting
  • Property investment, management and administration Compliance with regulatory authorities
  • Business risk management

DAVID HOOD

Senior Architect and Design Manager

“I facilitate your ideas and needs into reality through planning, building, economic, functional, environmental and social design solutions. I’ll help mitigate risk and optimise your building’s performance for; the market, its occupants and surrounding urban environment. Over the complete building delivery program, from site acquisition to design, construction, and through to post-occupancy... my support will be unwavering.”

Qualifications and
affiliations

  • Bachelor of Architecture (QUT)
  • Member, Australian Institute of Architects
  • QLD Board of Architects (# 4135) NSW Board of Architects (# 8122) SA Board of Architects (# 2970)

Proven
expertise in

  • Urban design
  • Master planning
  • Facility planning
  • Architectural design management Community buildings
  • & cultural centres Aquatic centres
  • School facilities
  • Commercial developments Retail developments
  • Residential developments Mixed-use developments Medium/high-rise developments Coldroom storage facilities
  • Bulk storage & warehousing

MAX HODAS

Senior Structural Engineer

“My role is pivotal in taking your project from a design concept to a buildable reality by inserting the ‘bones and muscles’ that form a structure and keep it safe and usable. I’m on hand to work collaboratively with the designers and construction managers continuously through the life of your project ”

Qualifications and
affiliations

  • Bachelor of Engineering (Civil) (Hons)
  • Member, Institution of Engineers Australia (MIEAust)
  • Chartered Professional Engineer (CPEng)
  • National Professional Engineers Register (NPER)
  • QLD Registered Professional Engineer (RPEQ # 08542)

Proven
expertise in

  • Engineering design management
  • Community buildings and cultural centres
  • Data centres
  • Sporting and recreational facilities Aquatic centres
  • School facilities
  • Retail developments
  • Commercial developments Health care facilities
  • Residential developments
  • Food processing facilities
  • Coldroom storage facilities
  • Bulk storage and warehousing
  • Structural forensic analysis and reporting
  • Structural design and certification Medium/high-rise developments Reinforced concrete structures Steel/timber portal frame structures

JAMES MULLANE

Construction Manager

“I provide professional support to the design and construction team for the entire development life cycle. Often working behind the scenes I will ensure what we ‘say’ about our systems and project delivery is what we ‘do’. Time, Cost, Quality, Safety and Environment are all entwined to create your development. Ensuring these are actively managed is where I add value.”

Qualifications and
affiliations

  • Bachelor of Applied Science (Construction Management) (HonsIIA) (QUT)
  • Site Supervisor Licence (Builder Open) (BSA 1135135)
  • Workplace Health & Safety Officer (ID00012568)

Proven
expertise in

  • Community buildings & cultural centres
  • Sporting & recreational facilities School facilities
  • Retail developments Commercial developments Health care facilities
  • Residential developments
  • Food processing facilities Coldroom storage facilities Bulk storage & warehousing Construction management Project management

GREAME MOYSE

Quality Health Safety & Environment Manager

“Safety is not about forcing people to participate, it’s simply part of our culture. We actively encourage safe work practices from staff and contractors. From the so- called basics of house keeping to preventing slips, trips and falls or the high-risk activities requiring extensive preparation and execution, we seek to provide an environment where our workforce is able to complete your project in a safe and healthy environment.”

Qualifications and
affiliations

  • Certificate IV OH&S
  • Certificate IV Trainer and Assess Certificate III Brick and Block Laying

Proven
expertise in

  • Safety auditing
  • Safe procedure development Investigations
  • Internal auditing
  • Safety & environmental training

ROSS GONANO

Business Development Manager

“Thoroughly understanding a client’s requirements and ongoing purpose is my highest imperative. And implementing these requirements from the outset will be key to the success of your project. I’ll sit alongside you and your team assisting you in navigating and driving the design and construction process. The building is just the beginning. Your business and our relationship will likely continue long after.”

Qualifications and
affiliations

  • Adv Dip (Building)
  • Builder Medium Rise (QBSA 1029872)
  • NSW Supervisor Certificate

Proven
expertise in

  • Community buildings & cultural centres
  • Sporting & recreational facilities
  • Retail developments
  • Retail fitouts
  • Commercial developments
  • Medium-density residential developments
  • Food processing facilities
  • Food outlets
  • Bulk storage & warehousing
  • Child care centres industrial developments
  • Design management Aged care facilities

As a family company, we are all about building powerful and effective relationships with all of our clients.

Our focus is on collaboration, personal service and rewarding working relationships.

 

Highly valued team

From planning and design, all the way through to construction and maintenance, our ideology and methodology for interpersonal communication is deigned to foster passion, creativity, precision and a feeling of belonging.