Redmond Gary Australia Pty Ltd

About our staff

Our people are our most valuable asset

Andrew Danks
Title: Managing Director

Andrew has been with Redmond Gary Australia since 1973 starting out as an apprentice fitter and turner. During his time with the company he has overseen the research and development of elevating work platforms, pole erection and recovery units and a number of specially designed pieces of equipment.

Gary Danks - B.Eng (Mech), M.B.A.
Title: Director

Gary has been with Redmond Gary Australia since 1992 and is mainly involved with the administration of the firm and he is involved in the area of machine tool maintenance and installations.

Iain Mitchelhill
Title: Engineering Manager

Iain holds a bachelor of aeronautical engineering and has previously worked for Honeywell & Boeing. He has a wide range of experience covering electrical and electronic design and has worked with composite design.

Martin Latzel
Title: Industrial Engineer

Martin commenced with Redmond Gary Australia in 2010 as part of our engineering team and works on special projects such as cable handling equipment and mining equipment. He brings with him experience from the commercial vehicle industry.

Neville Morrison
Title: Production Coordinator

Neville has been with Redmond Gary Australia since 1985. He started as a boilermaker and has held many positions in the business throughout the years. He has expert knowledge of hydraulics and electrics and has also been involved as research officer in the area of new product design. He is now in charge of production scheduling and administrator of our MRP2 system.

Neil Potgieter
Title: Production Manager

Neil started with Redmond Gary Australia in 2008 as a fitter in the trailer section and progressed from there to supervisor of the Machine Shop before becoming our Production Manager.

Neil’s working career began in South Africa as a Fitter and Turner and this is where he gained skills in the operation and programming of CNC Machinery.
Over the years he has held a variety of Team Leader and Management positions within the Metal Engineering Industry.

Darren Hoare
Title: Customer Support Officer

Darren has been with Redmond Gary Australia since 2002. He started work in the factory as a service technician working on machine tools and associated equipment. He has also worked in our service department for repair and maintenance of MEWPs and other equipment. He is highly experienced with our complete product range.

Paul Burrow
Title: Trainer

Peter Danks
Title: Foreman After Sales Service

Peter has been with Redmond Gary Australia for approximately 10 years completing an apprenticeship as a Fitter and Turner and has extensive experience in service and aspects of hydraulic electrical diagnostics.

Jade Porter
Title: Purchasing Manager

Jade has had more than 15 years experience in the field of stores and purchasing. He has been with Redmond Gary for a number of years and before taking up this new role he was a Leading Hand in charge of the Store.

Alan Nielsen
Title: Fitter and Turner

Alan is a fitter and turner by trade. He has had extensive experience in machining, fabrication as well as process control, quality assurance, management and production planning spanning a career of more than 30 years.