Whatever your needs, our team’s knowledge and expertise will deliver on any of your projects. Our team members are handpicked and professional, insured and committed to open and accountable communication. All new employees are competency tested pre-hire. Our boilermakers are qualified to AS2980. We have up skilled our workforce to include an AS2214 Certificate 10 welding supervisor.


  • Our management team has a wealth of knowledge and expertise, all have experience in heavy industry, many have worked for large mining equipment OEMs.
  • Our tradesmen are qualified both externally by the accrediting body and internally to our exacting quality standards.
  • Mainetec supports the community by employing locally as a first choice. We have an active apprentice program from school based to adult trainees offering comprehensive support, mentoring and guidance throughout the learning cycle.


Brett Hampson

Director – Growth and Strategy


Brett has an in-depth knowledge of the mining sector, with close to 20 years’ experience in the Bowen basin. During this time, Brett has held positions with a number of high-profile local engineering firms.

Stephen Mounsey

Director – Product Development


Stephen heads up the Product Development arm of the business. Stephen is a trade qualified fitter/machinist. Stephen has gained over 12 years of experience in heavy engineering working for some of the world’s largest OEM’s.

Dan Sanderson

Director – Sales and Service


Dan heads up the Sales and Service arm of our business. Dan is a trade qualified fitter/machinist and has worked for over 10 years for major OEMs. Dan specialises in gearing audits, shutdowns, major mechanical projects, component upgrades/design, maintenance strategies and site service support for all of the major mining companies.

Garth Blackburn

Site Services Manager

Garth has been involved with the Bowen basin mining industry for nearly 20 years. During this time, he has gained extensive skills and expertise in the mining sector, which helps ensure that we not just meet but also exceed – our clients’ expectations.

Andrew Keating

Engineering Manager

Andrew has worked his way up through the business from hands on tradesman, leading hand and supervisor, to the position of workshop manager. His knowledge of fabrication and repairs are an invaluable part of his leadership and he is always looking at ways to improve our quality and productivity. Andrew is also a trade-qualified boilermaker and certified welding supervisor.

Troy Edlington

Workshop Manager

Troy manages all day to day aspects of our Mackay workshop.  Since qualifying as a boilermaker in 1999, Troy has gained almost 20 years of experience working for a number of large, heavy engineering businesses. Troy sets consistently high standards for production ensuring that all jobs are undertaken safely, to time and to quality.

Sam Reddrop

Lead Estimator

Sam is one of our longest serving employees, and has worked his way up through the business from hands on tradesman and PTAW operator to the position of Lead Estimator. During his tenure here Sam has gained a wealth of knowledge and experience in fabrication and repairs. Sam is also a trade- qualified boilermaker.


Your project could be next – contact us today to see what we can do for you.
Please feel free to contact us at any time.


21 Gateway Drive
Paget QLD 4740


07 4955 7888