Clive Yep – Commercial Director, TTG Group

Clive is a Mechanical Engineer with more than thirty years experience in the transportation, engineering, construction, and manufacturing industries. Clive has gained extensive experience in a wide range of projects for various rail authorities in Australia and Asia since 1980. He has been project team leader or facilitator on most of those projects, with responsibility for operational and maintenance studies and management of implementation of the resulting projects. Clive has special interest in safety management, quality assurance, and the application of cost control systems.

Clive has significant experience in the design, manufacture and maintenance of railway rolling stock. He has been involved in the tendering, negotiation and implementation of many contracts for the design and production of locomotives, passenger and freight wagons, and bogies and other major components. He has also had substantial experience with rolling stock maintenance, including a number of investigations into the layouts and functional requirements of passenger fleet maintenance facilities including cost and resource estimation.

Clive is familiar with the requirements and documentation for rail safety accreditation in all states of Australia and has been involved in many risk assessment and safety audit assignments for rail authorities and private companies.

Clive also has a strong background in quality management and is a qualified Quality and Safety Auditor. He has undertaken many quality related projects for both railway and non-railway clients.

Clive is a skilful communicator and has developed competent skills in business development and dealings in Australia and the Asia Pacific Region.

Dale Coleman – Managing Director, TTG Group

Dale is a Civil Engineer with thirty nine years experience in the rail, engineering and mining industries. Dale was the General Manager Rail for WorleyParsons after WorleyParsons acquired the business of TMG International in July 2006, for which Dale founded the former companies in 1985. Over the last 23 years he has worked in the railway industry in various technical and management roles as the head of a railway signalling and control systems company, and as the head of his own company, specialising in railway engineering and in development of railway operational planning and asset management software.

He has been involved in tendering and contracting railway projects in the UK, Asia, South Africa, India and USA.

Prior to the TMG WorleyParsons merger, Dale was the Group Managing Director of TMG International Holdings Pty Ltd and was responsible for the management of the Group’s business and for the development and implementation of the Group’s strategy and management of its strategic alliances and business links.

Dale has provided advice on all aspects of the planning, management, operations, and maintenance of rail infrastructure and rolling stock to owners and operators in all parts of Australia and internationally, and has acted as an expert witness in a number of major international rail disputes. He was also responsible for development of TMG’s technology products and services.

He was a Board Member of the Rail Cooperative Research Centre, and University of South Australia’s Institute for Sustainable Systems and Technologies, and is currently a Board Member of the Australian Railway Industry Corporation, and a Member of the RTAA Management Committee.

Early in his career, Dale held senior positions in and managed multi-disciplinary projects for major companies including Ericcson Signal Systems, Dravo Corporation, Australian Consolidated Industries, and CRA (Minenco).