Our Team

Ray Bushnell

Managing Director

Ray Bushnell is a seasoned business management professional with over four decades of invaluable expertise in the dynamic realms of mining and construction. With an impressive career spanning more than 25 years in executive leadership roles, Ray has consistently demonstrated a remarkable ability to lead, transform, and elevate businesses within the mining and construction industry.

Executive Leadership

Throughout his illustrious career, Ray has occupied key executive positions across various sectors, including civil construction, plant maintenance, and mining. His visionary leadership has been pivotal in reshaping and reinvigorating underperforming businesses within the contract mining, quarrying, and civil construction sectors.

Areas of Expertise

Ray’s extensive skill set encompasses a wide range of proficiencies critical to the success of organizations operating in the mining and construction domain:

Ore Processing

Ray has honed his expertise in open-cut mining, optimising operational efficiency and resource utilisation.

Civil Construction

His knowledge in civil construction spans from project inception to completion, including project management, budgeting, and execution.

Crushing/Quarrying/Ore Processing

Ray has a deep understanding of the intricacies of crushing, quarrying, and ore processing, ensuring businesses operate with peak productivity.

Business Development and Growth

Ray excels in identifying growth opportunities, formulating strategies, and executing plans that drive sustainable business development.

Asset Management

His proficiency in asset management ensures the efficient utilisation and longevity of critical resources. Demonstrating his commitment to enhancing maintenance practices to increased equipment reliability and reduced downtime.

Strategic Planning

He possesses a keen strategic acumen, crafting plans that align with long-term organisational goals along with his financial modelling skills enable him to make informed decisions that maximise profitability.

Mine Management and Construction Project Management

Ray has successfully managed complex projects from inception to completion, ensuring on-time and on-budget delivery.

With a wealth of experience and a proven track record, Ray Bushnell stands as a trusted leader in the mining and construction industry. His dedication to improving operational efficiency, and fostering innovation continues to make him an invaluable asset to the organisation.

Liam Bushnell

Project Manager

Liam Bushnell is a dedicated and accomplished professional with a diverse background in the mechanical and operations fields. With an innate passion for the intricate workings of mobile crushers and earthmoving equipment, Liam’s career journey has been marked by a steadfast commitment to excellence and continuous growth.

Liam’s career commenced in the realm of mechanical engineering, where he honed his skills in maintaining, repairing, and optimising mobile crushers and earthmoving equipment. His innate understanding of the machinery’s intricate mechanisms, combined with his meticulous attention to detail, enabled him to consistently ensure peak performance and operational efficiency. His innovative problem-solving abilities shone through as he tackled complex challenges with a hands-on approach.

Beyond his professional accomplishments, Liam embodies a strong ethos of continuous learning and development. He remains committed to staying at the forefront of industry trends, embracing new technologies, and fostering a culture of innovation within his teams.

Liam Bushnell’s trajectory from a mechanical background on mobile crushers and earthmoving equipment to his current role as a Project Manager is a testament to his relentless pursuit of excellence and his ability to seamlessly adapt and thrive in diverse settings.

Kyle Hughes

Project Manager

Kyle Hughes is a dedicated and accomplished professional with a wealth of experience in the quarry and open cut mining sector. Kyle has proven himself as a knowledgeable and innovative problem solver, consistently delivering high-quality outcomes.

Kyle is characterised by his unwavering work ethic and commitment to excellence. His hardworking nature is complemented by a strong sense of integrity, ensuring that every task is executed with the utmost professionalism and ethical standards. Safety is a top priority for Kyle, and his unwavering focus on creating a safe and productive workplace leadership is a testament to his dedication to the well-being of his colleagues and the success of the operations he is involved in.

Jamie McGlen

Maintenance Supervisor/Planner

Jamie McGlen is a seasoned professional with a proven track record in the maintenance of heavy equipment, particularly in the realm of fixed and mobile crushing. As our dedicated Maintenance Planner/Supervisor, Jamie brings a wealth of experience and expertise to ensure the seamless functioning of our projects’ crushing and mobile equipment.

With a background as a skilled heavy equipment fitter by trade, Jamie’s journey in the industry has been marked by hands-on expertise and a deep understanding of how the equipment operates.

His meticulous approach to scheduling, preventive maintenance, and equipment optimisation contributes significantly to minimising downtime and maximising productivity across our projects.

Recognised for his unwavering commitment to safety and operational excellence, Jamie consistently upholds the highest standards for workplace safety. His vigilance in adhering to safety protocols and his emphasis on creating a secure work environment underscore his role in safeguarding both equipment and personnel.

Christien Triffet

Maintenance Technician

Christien Triffet is renowned for his expertise as a crusher fitter/boilermaker. With a rich blend of mechanical mastery and operational acumen, Christien plays an indispensable role in driving our organisation’s exceptional operational performance.

His hands-on approach, coupled with an innate understanding of mechanical intricacies, enables him to meticulously assemble, repair, and optimise crushing equipment with unparalleled precision. Christien’s unwavering dedication to maintaining machinery at peak performance ensures seamless operations and elevates the overall efficiency of our operations.

Beyond his technical prowess, Christien’s operational insight sets him apart as a true asset to our team. His in-depth knowledge of the operational aspects of crusher systems adds a layer of comprehension that goes beyond the nuts and bolts. This dual proficiency in both mechanical and operational realms enables Christien to effectively bridge the gap between theory and practice, ensuring that our operational processes are streamlined and optimised for maximum productivity.