Engineering Dynamics, Perth, Western Australia

Our Team


Stuart Herrald
B.E. (Hons 1 Mech), MIEAust CPEng NER RPEQ
Managing Director

Stuart Herrald, Engineering Dynamics Stuart has over 30 years of experience in the field of structural dynamics. A technical expert, Stuart’s range of experience is extensive, with an emphasis on mining equipment and bulk handling machinery throughout Australia and internationally including support to many clients in China.

Stuart has operated the simulation and design software I-DEAS continuously over his professional career, applied to a wide range of strength, fatigue and vibration related problems. He manages the Engineering Dynamics Consultants business with a focus on providing world-class excellence in support, service and solutions to our clients.


John Shedley
B.E. (Hons 1 Mech), MIEAust CPEng NER RPEQ
Engineering Manager

John Shedley, Engineering DynamicsJohn has over 25 years’ of engineering experience in the areas of computer simulation and field measurement. Throughout his career he has applied advanced analysis and measurement techniques to provide practical solutions in regard to a wide range of machinery and structures and across a variety of industries. John has been with EDC since 2003 and manages the simulation and measurement activities.


Mark Thrift
B.E. MIEAust CPEng
Principal Engineer

Mark Thrift, Engineering DynamicsMark is a technical expert and has consulted in the field of dynamics for more than 35 years. Over this time Mark has been heavily involved in structural dynamics with a strong emphasis on the application of experimental and analytical methods such as modal analysis, stress measurement, finite element analysis, statistical energy analysis, machine condition monitoring, and other similar techniques in the resolution of dynamics and vibration problems.


Gregory Wilson
B.E. (Hons, Aero), MIEAust
Senior Engineer

Greg Wilson, Senior Engineer, Engineering Dynamics Perth WAGreg has over 20 years of experience as a professional engineer including recent work on major expansion projects in the resources industry, specialising in bulk materials handling equipment and mobile machines. He has extensive experience in the aviation industry as a design consultant and structures engineer and in design, testing and structural analysis, working with a variety of software packages, on a wide variety of equipment.


Jérôme Georget
B.E. (Mech - ENSIETA, French Engineering Institute)
Senior Engineer

Jerome Geoget, Engineering DynamicsJérôme has over 15 years experience including working in Europe for more than seven years as a stress and structural engineer. Jérôme has experience in the automotive, aerospace and Formula 1 industries. Jérôme is skilled in undertaking detailed engineering investigation into machine design, performance, condition and failure using advanced finite element analysis along with vibration, strain and noise measurement.


Francesco Paccagnella
M.Eng (Mechanical) MIEAust
Senior Engineer

Francesco Paccagnella, Senior Engineer, Engineering Dynamics Francesco has over 15 years experience as an engineer including extensive experience in the areas of structural design and analysis using finite element methodology, structural assessment of bulk handling machinery according to AS4324.1, structural dynamics, strain and vibration measurement. Francesco is a specialist in the use of ANSYS simulation software applied to a variety of mechanical and structural problems.


Kristopher Taylor
B.E. (2nd Hons Mech), B.Com. (Management and H.R.)
Engineer and Management Systems Coordinator

Kristopher Taylor, Engineering DynamicsKris joined EDC in 2013 and has worked extensively on bulk handling machinery both in Australia and internationally. His experience includes simulation and on site testing of mining equipment and structures. He is proficient in both I-DEAS and NX simulation software and has applied them to a number of strength, fatigue, vibration and code compliance issues.


Aaron Girdlestone
B.E. (Hons 1 Mech)
Engineer

Aaron Girdlestone, Engineering DynamicsAaron commenced with EDC in 2014 and has been involved in numerous large scale mining projects in the North-West of Australia. In recent years, Aaron has completed design assessment and remediation works utilising the NX Finite Element simulation package. He has performed structural, fatigue and vibration assessments for numerous clients’ worldwide, acquiring load, strain and vibration measurements on site where necessary.


Tony Fares
B.E. (Hons 1 Mech), MIEAust CPEng NER
Engineer

Tony Fares, Engineer, Engineering DynamicsTony has over seven years of engineering experience in mechanical design, FEA, structural vibration and field measurement of material handling machinery and buildings. Tony's aim as an engineer is to enhance sustainability and improve the life of machines and structures through testing and analysis. Throughout all his work, his major concern has been to assist clients in getting the maximum possible out of their existing assets.


Andrej Dammer
B.E. (Hons 2 Mech)
Engineer

Andrej Dammer, Engineer, Engineering DynamicsAndrej joined EDC in 2016 and has been involved in a wide range of large scale projects. He has experience in modelling and FEA packages applied to meet client requirements worldwide. With a background in mechanical design and data processing Andrej uses his expertise to ensure testing and analysis are performed efficiently and to the highest accuracy.


Kieren Herrald
BMedia, Cert ENG, Cert Survey
3D Modeller / Draftsman

Kieren Herrald, Engineering DynamicsKieren has extensive experience in 3-D modelling and mechanical engineering drafting from creating frames to modelling complex structures. Also qualified as a surveyor and in multimedia, Kieren applies his knowledge to assist EDC in providing optimum solutions for our client’s requirements.


Accounts, Administrative and Human Resource Enquiries

Nadia Elliott
B. Comm, CPA
Accountant and Office Manager

Nadia Elliott, Engineering DynamicsNadia manages the organisation’s financial accounts, human resources administrative and office requirements. Please contact Nadia if you have any financial or administrative enquiries.


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