Damion has grown up around the family business from an early age and has a keen interest in engineering and transport. He is a fully qualified boilermaker/ fabricator and holds an Associate Diploma in Mechanical Engineering. Damion joined BRE in 2003 as workshop manager and previously worked in the stainless steel pump and fabrication industry as well as on local and offshore oil & gas projects He took on the role of Managing Director since the retirement of Mike & Gay.
Keenan joined BRE in 2013 and manages the mechanical side of the business as well as Bruce Rock Tyres. He completed his apprenticeship with MacMahon contractors as a heavy duty diesel mechanic in 2010. A highly experienced mechanic, Keenan has spent most of his career working in the Pilbara working at various large mining projects most recently as a maintenance supervisor.
Rodd holds a dual qualification as a Heavy Duty Diesel Mechanic and also as a Boilermaker/ Fabricator. Rodd has vast experience in the mechanical maintenance field including the gold and iron ore industries, as well as metal trades area in both the agricultural and transport sectors. Rodd is a highly experienced member of the BRE team having been workshop foreman in the late 1990’s and returning in 2006 as Operations manager. Rodd and his family have recently moved to Port Hedland where Rodd has taken on the role as manager of the new repair and maintenance operation at Wedgefield.
Born and bred in rural Western Australia, Lee is passionate about the transport industry and building positive outcomes for his clients and colleagues. With trade qualifications as a HD diesel mechanic, Lee has worked in variety of roles within the agricultural, mining and fleet management sectors before transitioning into trailer sales in 2010. Lee has over 30 years of experience in the transport and equipment industry, with over 16 years dedicated to fleet maintenance and management.
Brenton brings to the team over 22 years of experience as a senior executive at a number of bus, coach and road transport businesses. His roles have included the management of all facets of day to day business, and most recently oversaw a fleet of over 650 Vehicles and two major workshops. Brenton holds a Bachelor of Social Science (Industrial Relations) Degree, along with a Certificate of Transport.
Jason has over 25 years of experience in the transport industry. A heavy vehicle mechanic by trade, Jason has also over 10 years of sales experience. In the last five years, Jason has worked in the heavy trucks sector servicing major fleet customers on the East Coast of Australia.
Trevor holds a dual qualification as Boilermaker and Heavy Duty Fitter with a broad experience base spanning South Africa, UK and Australia in many fields. He has held management positions in Australia in both the Mining and Transport sectors, covering manufacturing and maintenance. Trevor was initially employed to manage the implementation of a completely new production software package in 2009 and has since returned to take on the role of Production Manager.
Ryan is responsible for all engineering and drafting works for BRE. Joining the team in 2014, Ryan has extensive design experience in flat tops, drop decks, end tippers, side tippers, stock crates, rigid and tipping trays, as well as aluminium fuel tankers. He holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering, is proficient in various 3D design and FEA packages, and is a professional member of Engineers Australia.
Sue diligently holds the position of Administration manager and has worked at BRE since 2004. Her career covers the agricultural, retail, building & construction and manufacturing industries. Her eye for detail and procedure is a huge asset.