The Team at Bennco Group
Todd Bennett (Managing Director)
Todd has spent 10 years in the Pilbara, most recently working with RTIO as both a contractor and full time employee. Before starting with RTIO as a full time employee Todd spent 3 years as a Project Manager in the mining and construction industry based in the Pilbara managing projects from major camp/village construction to multiple design and construction projects across the Pilbara leading a workforce of 30 plus staff.
With that mining construction background Todd spent the past 4 years as a full time employee with RTIO with experience in serval roles including the responsibility of a nominated Statutory Electrical Supervisor and then with RTIO Utilities as a CMS Electrical Supervisor/Project Manager for projects involving building, construction and electrical both onsite and in town.
Todd’s strong project management background combined with positive attitude, decision making and exceptional people skills have set the benchmark and direction for Bennco Group moving forward.
Ben Williams (Director/Electrical Supervisor)
Ben brings a wealth of local electrical knowledge and experience, coming from an operations manager’s position with a previous major electrical contractor based in Tom Price. Ben’s skill set has really come to fruition after taking on the responsibility as Director/Electrical Supervisor with Bennco Group.
Ben has worked on numerous large scale projects across the Pilbara including managing the critical response electrical reactive maintenance contract for the Shire of Ashburton. Ben has a sound knowledge of the local electrical assets having contracted in the area for over 5 years.
Paul Blakers (Director/Builder)
Paul has spent over 25 years in the Pilbara servicing both Tom Price and Paraburdoo within the building and mining industries. Paul’s experience brings with it the knowledge of owning and managing Rio Tinto’s main building services maintenance contract.
Paul continues to play an active role within Bennco Group providing continual support to the senior management team on all aspects of the business. Paul’s expertise and level head has added to the succession and progression of Bennco Group.
Col Goesch (Plumbing Supervisor)
Col brings to Bennco Group plenty of experience in the building and construction industry. With over 20 years of industrial, domestic plumbing, drainage, maintenance and gas fitting he has over 10 years experience working within the Pilbara region.
During this time he has obtained numerous experience in site management, including the design and construction of large projects for BHP, Rio Tinto, Sodexo and the Shire Of Ashburton.
His role at Bennco Group will be an advantage over other competitors with such knowledge and experience within the plumbing industry.
Andy Blackburn (Building Supervisor)
Andy has a strong background with over 23 years experience in the building and construction industry including working internationally.
The last 5 years he has settled in Tom Price working for major clients including Rio Tinto and the Shire Of Ashburton as a Building and Construction Supervisor/Project Manager.
Andy’s expertise in managing small and large contacts with attention to detail along with maintaining strong client relationships.
Andy has got sound knowledge of the mining, commercial and residential building works covering all aspects of the client’s needs.