ROBERT WILLIAMS (Construction Manager)
From an architectural background, Rob has extensive practical experience having transitioned into site and construction management and more than 35 years’ experience in the Western Australia construction industry. Rob has successfully overseen and delivered many single, double and triple storey homes, as well as Design and Construct projects including low rise apartments, commercial mixed use and retirement homes.
Rob’s collaborative approach with internal and external clients takes projects from tender to completion – on time and in budget. Rob has many long-term contacts with clients, suppliers, contractors and other industry professionals, built through his integrity with an honest and transparent approach. His commitment to quality and customer service is second to none.
CARL ANDERSON (Drafting Design Manager)
Carl has been within the Danmar Group for over fifteen years, having been in the WA building industry since 1991. Since gaining his Associate Diploma of Architecture in 1991, he has been the backbone in design and documentation for Danmar across a broad spectrum of large multi-unit developments, retirement villages, childcare centres, residential and commercial apartment tenancies, and single, two, three and four storey boutique homes. Carl manages a team of designers and draftspersons while in conjunction liaising with consultants, engineers and councils for all approvals. His extensive BCA/NCC knowledge along with his methodical thorough approach has proved to be invaluable to the Danmar organisation.
DARREN PURDIE (Construction Manager)
Darren is a registered Building Contractor with a wealth of experience in commercial and residential multi-million dollar development projects in Western Australia for both private and government sectors. Starting in the building industry in 1989 as an apprentice carpenter, he soon climbed the ranks to Site Manager, Project Manager and then Construction Manager with some of the most highly respected Builders in WA. Employment over a period of 17 years with Esslemont Construction enabled Darren to become highly proficient in a broad range of onsite construction skill tasks such as
timelines, OHS, Quality Assurance, First Aid and budget control. Darren’s projects he has had Site/Construction management input include The Point Mandurah Luxury Apartments (retail/commercial hotel with 3 building podium slabs & two luxury pools); Leighton Beach Luxury Apartments (5-8 levels with gym, balcony pools & underground car park); The Quest Apartments Fremantle (121 Apartments to an existing warehouse over 5 levels), as well as various high schools, medical centres and sporting complexes. All projects ranged from $300k to $120 million..
RAVI MARIAPPA (Estimator)
Ravi has been working with Danmar since he relocated to Perth from Bangalore, India in 2010. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Bangalore University, India and Master of Business Administration (Finance) from Edith Cowan University, WA. Ravi started as Scheduler at Danmar before progressing to Estimator. Ravi’s role is a versatile one, which sees him providing feasibility estimates through to submission of tenders. Ravi monitors project budgets, updates pricing books and costs
construction variations. He also specializes in value engineering designs/specifications and providing cost effective solutions to clients. Ravi has extensively worked in commercial, industrial and residential projects.
He has been working in the construction industry since 1997 and completed his initial training from Regional Institute of Construction Management & Research (RICMAR). His core area of expertise has been in developing project management blueprint, planning and execution, cost control, estimating and budgeting, monitoring and coordinating multi-storey commercial and residential projects up to $150 million.