After leaving school, Aurelio began working in the field with his father’s company, G Pezzimenti and Sons. He became Director of that company and then founded Pezzimenti Laserbore™ which focuses on the design and manufacture of microtunnelling systems. With a re-organisation of the group of companies Aurelio founded Pezzimenti Tunnelbore as the operating and contracting arm for the group. Aurelio was awarded the ASTT Person of the year in 2013.
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After completing degrees in Law and Commerce from the Monash University of Melbourne, Joseph began working full time with the family company and is now the Chief Executive Officer and Co-Director for Pezzimenti Laserbore™ and Pezzimenti Tunnelbore. Joseph is the third generation of Pezzimenti to manage the family company.
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After completing a Civil Engineering degree from Sydney University in 1976, Jim worked for the State Rail Authority for 5 years and then Sydney Water for 13 years in the construction section.The last 2 years with Sydney Water he was the Project Manager of Trenchless Technology. Jim joined Pezzimenti Laserbore™ in 1994. He has presented papers at local and international Trenchless Technology conferences, including co-presenting the first paper at the inaugural ASTT Conference in 1992 and, in 2017, was awarded the ASTT Person of the year.
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After completing his Civil Engineering Degree in 1993, Scott worked in varying departments at Sydney Water, including Planning, Major Works and secondment as a Project Manager to the Clean Up Australia organisation, delivering two recycled water projects. In 2004 Scott was Project Manager and then Delivery Manager for Water and Sewer Constructions at CLM Excavations (now Zinfra Jemena), and afterward, the General Manager of a Civil and pipeline business in Newcastle. Scott joined Pezzimenti in early 2014 as Construction Manager, NSW.
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Nick Bernardi commenced working as a hand tunneller for the Pezzimenti family group of companies in 1971. When Aurelio Pezzimenti developed Australia’s first microtunnelling system, Nick became the first operator in the company and in Australia. Transferring to Sydney in 1999, he continued to operate all manner of vacuum and auger extraction microtunnelling machines, holding all major company records for Sydney operations. A promotion to Head Driller in 2013 as the increase in the number drilling crews allowed him to “get out of the hole”. Nick's vast knowledge and experience of microtunnelling operations is furthering the next generation of drillers.
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Albert is a qualified diesel mechanic and joined Pezzimenti in 1983 as the service mechanic. By 1985 he was the Melbourne Workshop Manager based in Ringwood. It was during the mid 1980s that Albert worked alongside Aurelio who designed and fabricated Australia's first microtunnelling system. Albert is the company specialist in electrical controls, hydraulics, vacuum systems and maintenance of the wide range of equipment in our microtunnelling fleet. He moved to Sydney in 2011 and heads up the Sydney Workshop.
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QLD BIDS & COMMERCIAL MANAGER
Dimce holds a BE in Civil Engineering and comes to the company with over 25 years of experience in all trenchless methodologies application for the water, sewer, telecommunications and oil & gas industries. He is responsible for business development, contracts, tender submissions, WHS, Quality and Environment.
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QLD CONSTRUCTION MANAGER
Wayne has 20 years of hands on experience and 15 years experience in managing trenchless projects such as auger boring, open shield pipe jacking, laser guided vacuum extraction microtunnelling and associated civil works. Wayne is responsible for project scoping, estimating, managing the works program and the allocation of plant and personnel. He is the first point of contact for clients requiring information or assistance with their projects.
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QLD DRILLING SUPERVISOR
Clayton has 20 years of hands on experience and management of all aspects of auger boring, open shield pipe jacking, laser guided vacuum extraction microtunnelling, installation of steel segmental shafts and associated civil works. Clayton is responsible for on-site supervision including client rep liaison, resourcing the construction crews, ensuring compliance and documenting of QA, WHS and E practices.
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QLD WORKSHOPS MANAGER
David is a qualified boilermaker and fabricator. He has over 10 years of design and fabrication of pipe jacking and vacuum extraction laser guided plant & equipment for other than rock (OTR) and rock ground conditions. He is credited with a number of unique design applications for both open face and rock disc cutting head pipe jacking shield fabrication. His sound knowledge of hydraulics and electrical controls enables him to be very effective and in charge of all QLD plant maintenance.
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