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    Mark McKay

    Managing Director

    Mark started off as a Drillers offsider at the age of 17 and quickly progressed through the drilling industry. Purchasing his first rig in 1990, McKay Drilling started through continuous innovation in technology and equipment, the company has grown into one of Australia’s leading drilling service providers. Mark’s passion for high quality drilling and innovation has been the driver for continual growth and development of the company.

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    Brenton Wallace

    General Manager

    Brenton brings with him over 40 years industry experience having worked in various fields throughout Australia and the Middle East, predominantly in senior management roles. Brenton strategically builds the McKay Drilling brand by identifying opportunities in innovation and strengthening the management team.

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    Aaron Earl

    Operations Manager

    Aaron has over 14 years experience in the drilling industry and through hard work and an eye for detail moved into management roles early into his career. Aaron manages the whole McKay Drilling fleet with a strong operations support team to ensure optimum performance and a safe working environment.

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    Johnathan Taitt

    Corporate Services Manager

    Johnathan started in the drilling industry over 10 years ago and with a strong focus on safe work practices, he promotes and manages the vision of Zero Harm. Johnathan and his team provide systems of work in which to facilitate the reduction of workplace illness and injury and through thorough application, championing the safe work culture.

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    Michael Murphy

    Fleet Manager

    Michael brings with him over 27 years experience in the drilling industry and has extensive experience and knowledge in machining, engineering, building and maintaining drill rigs. Michael and his team manage the maintenance, engineering and rebuild projects for the McKay Drilling fleet.