Meet our Board of Directors.
With extensive experience across the construction, resource and remediation industries, our Board is dedicated to continuous improvement, responsible fiscal management and fostering a safe work culture.
Executive Director, Managing Director
Phil is a professional civil engineer with over 35 years of post-graduate experience and over 20 years in the steel and concrete remediation industry.
As Managing Director of Duratec, he is responsible for the overall management of the company, Health, Safety, Environment and Quality (HSEQ), strategic planning and business development.
Executive Director, General Manager
Chris is General Manager of Duratec and has qualifications in quantity surveying and construction management, after almost 20 years in the remediation industry.
He is responsible for tendering, negotiations, development of strategic planning and general management of the company.
Executive Director, Operations Manager
Deane is Operations Manager of Duratec and has over 30 years of remediation contracting experience in both the resources and large commercial building industries.
He is responsible for project tendering and overseeing operations statewide.
Jim is a Fellow Chartered Professional Engineer of Engineers Australia. He founded Ertech and is the Director of Ertech Holdings, a group of companies that includes Duratec and offers complementary, value-adding solutions for major infrastructure construction and rehabilitation projects.
Jim has over 45 years of experience in the construction industry, having led the successful development, diversification and financial performance of the Group since it was established.
Jim was also named Western Region Entrepreneur of the Year 2007 in the Financial, Business and Property category.
Gavin is a Certified Practising Accountant (CPA), Chartered Secretary and a graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors. He has over 20 years of financial and commercial management experience in various industries, including manufacturing, utilities and civil construction.
As Executive Chairman of Ertech Holdings, Gavin is responsible for corporate strategy and business planning, risk management, compliance, and the financial performance of the Group.
James has a civil engineering background with construction, consultancy and geotechnical experience in Australia and the UK.
He has overseen the successful delivery of some of the company’s largest projects including Wheatstone General Services 3, Gorgon Site Development and WAPET Landing, Utah Point Berth Project, and Ravensthorpe Nickel Project.
As Managing Director of Ertech Holdings, James is responsible for leading the group with a focus on increasing our capacity, operational performance and profitability across all business units.