Executive Team

Design Engineering employs and engages the services of many skilled and experienced professionals. Our people are highly qualified, trained and have had varied experience with civil and structural engineering design both domestic and internationally. We recognised qualifications in the areas of engineering and are members of leading industry professional bodies. We believe in ongoing professional development.

Damian Connelly

Principal Consulting Engineer

Damian is a Consulting Engineer with extensive experience in the gold, copper, lead, zinc , uranium and iron ore industries with particular emphasis on gold. Experience has been gained in plant operations  feasibility studies, detailed design, construction and commissioning, and all unit operations. He is an internationally recongised specialist in mineral processing having worked in North and South America, South East Asia, Africa and Europe.

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Rachel Connelly

Chief Operating Officer

Rachel is a Certified Practicing Accountant and a member of the Australia Institute of Company Directors. She has twenty-one years’ experience in business, including a diverse range of commodity experience. She is currently the Director and Chief Operating Officer of two unlisted engineering companies that provide specialised engineering services to a wide variety of clients including mining, oil and gas companies, the Australian Defence Force, fabricators, developers, local governments, councils and private home owners..

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