Since Austwel was formed in 1983, many things have changed over the years, however some significant things within the company have not.

Self-Performance, honesty and integrity have remained as the solid foundation of all of our people. Our hands on approach, our drive and enthusiasm, feeds our desire to please and build client relationships based on trust.

Ultimately it is our people that make the true difference. Each person’s commitment to the company and willingness to work as a team, affords the company the opportunity to build with excellence.

Each of our employees has a stake in the outcome of a project not purely financial but professionally as well. We take pride in overcoming challenges as a team and seeking what it takes to do our personal best. In today’s world the delegation of responsibility is commonplace and we are different as we raise personal reliance to a new level.

Chris Davies: Managing Director

After spending formative years in Australia Chris completed his education achieving a BA Degree in Environmental Design, then going on to gain a senior role in Construction prior to returning to the UK. Chris founded Austwel Ltd (Australian/Welsh) in 1983. Alongside Austwel, Chris has had extensive involvement in community activites including the Haven Enterprise Zone Board, Torch Theatre Board, being a member of the South Wales Strategic Employer Reference Group and the former Treasurer of Milford Haven Golf Club.

Mick James: Senior Manager

Mick has had over 25 years’ experience in Civil Engineering Site Management in a wide variety of sectors, including 8 years working on live Oil Refinery Sites. Mick has strong programming expertise, commercial management and estimating. Mick has obtained a substantial amount of technical knowledge based on completing an HND in Civil Engineering and by having senior management responsibilities since joining Austwel in 2008.

Dave Coleman: Commercial Manager

Dave has been a Quantity Surveyor for over 17 years gaining extensive experience in General Construction and Civil Engineering. Dave has strong commercial awareness which enables the client to achieve best value for money. As part of our Senior Management Team, Dave has overall responsibility for all of Austwels financial matters.