Key People

The team leaders at DGH
Dave Hackett - Closeup


General Manager

Dave is a trade qualified Fitter and Turner and also has a Diploma of Management. He has more than 40 years’ experience in the sugar and coal industries. Dave has an outstanding background in the delivery of maintenance and project services in these industries.

He has held senior management positions with organisations such as ANI and REB Engineering. Dave has the full range of skills required to effectively manage and deliver project and maintenance services to client requirements.

Dave is responsible for the management and commercial viability of the company, including strategic planning and budgeting, major projects, new market opportunities and, business development.

(07) 4968 2907, 0407 636 675

Andrew - Closeup


Operations Manager

Andrew has 22 yrs in the industry mainly in fabrication, onsite repair and maintenance and construction/installation fields. He is a trade qualified Boilermaker with a Diploma of Business Management.

Andrew is responsible for the smooth running of all of our site projects. He began with us in 2006.

(07) 4968 2915, 0458 500 190

Trevor - Closeup


Workshop Manager

Trevor has 24 yrs of fabrication experience. He is a Boilermaker by trade and has a Diploma of Business Management. Trevor’s fields include light to heavy fabrication, modification and repairs. Trevor has been with the company since it first began operation

(07) 4968 2916, 0407 594 435

Cameron Johnson - Closeup


Projects Delivery Manager

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Paul Ebert - Closeup


Southern Area Manager

Paul has over 40 years in the Mining, Ports and Sugar industries and has worked in Coal, Bauxite, and Iron ore in this period throughout Qld and WA. He has held Senior Positions in Mobile, Fixed Plant, Maintenance Planning and Shutdown Management having started with a trade background as a fitter and turner.

Paul has a Certificate IV in Frontline Management and is the Southern Area Manager based in Emerald

Tel: 07 4987 6655
Mob: 0438 592 795
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Michael Parsloe - Closeup

Michael Parsloe

Northern Area Manager

Michael started with DGH in 2016.
He has a Certificate 4 in project management and is also a WTIA international Wleding Inspector.
He brings over 19 years of experience in fabrication, construction and onsite maintenance to the DGH team.
Tel - 07 4958 2900
Mob - 0408 107 859
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Kym - Closeup


Administration Manager

Kym has 16 yrs of business management experience within accountancy and administration positions. She has a bachelor in Business (Accounting), Certificate in Rehabilitation Case Management and a Cert IV in Occupational Health and Safety. Kym manages an efficient administration team which looks after all facets of payroll, accounting and administration support within the company

(07) 4968 2903



HSE Manager

John is a qualified Workplace Health & Safety practitioner & Rehabilitation Return to Work Coordinator. John is very passionate about safety and possesses 25 years of hands on experience performing in a range Supervisory, Training and Safety roles.

John spent a major part of his professional career working in the forest industry as a Nationally Accredited Trainer / Assessor and has trained and assessed well over 3 thousand people throughout Australia and New Zealand. John is very personable and is proactive in driving safety initiatives that add value to the business.

John is responsible for monitoring and enforcing safety and compliance to relevant legislation and DGH's ISO accredited HSEQ Management Systems.

“My focus is ensuring that safety gets down to the cellular level of our business. The most important key element for the successful implementation of our systems are the people that drive it. Our values and belief systems are what set us apart, and is woven into the fabric of our organisation”.

(07) 4968 2905, 0447 500 193