Senior Management

Rodney Wilkie


MTS was founded by Rod and Leanne Wilkie in 1999. Rod has a Diploma in Civil Engineering and is a Qualified Welding Inspector and Supervisor. Rod’s experience in mechanical, structural testing and laboratory management has developed over 40 plus years in this sector of the industry.

Carey Arthurson

General Manager of Testing Operations

Carey commenced at MTS in 2007 as an Engineering Apprentice and in 2013 successfully completed an Advanced Diploma in Mechanical Engineering. Carey has attained an extensive range of knowledge in the Mechanical Testing Field under the guidance of Rod Wilkie and is now responsible for managing the Engineering Department for Testing.

Mark Wilkie

General Manager of Business Operations

Mark completed Certificate III in a trade subject and acquired hands on experience in the Building and Construction Industry prior to commencing with MTS in 2009. Mark also has a Certificate IV in Frontline Management and professionally liaises with clients in both the Building and Construction and Solar Testing Industries.

Megan Wilkie

Office & Quality Assurance Manager

Megan joined the team at MTS in 2017.  With her experience in Accounts, Payroll, Client Liaison and Auditing Roles, Megan organises and coordinates office operations to ensure efficiency, accuracy and effectiveness is maintained so as to achieve the goals and objectives of the company.

Gavin van Deventer

Engineering Manager- BEng(Aero) Hons.,  BSc (Math)

Daniel Humfrey

Laboratory Manager- BEng(Mech) Hons.


Qualified Engineers & Laboratory Personnel.

MTS has a fantastic team of Engineers qualified in Mathematics, Project Management, Product Design, Civil and Mechanical disciplines who bring their expertise to MTS and enable us to offer a wide range of testing and engineering enquiries.

To compliment our Team of Engineers, MTS also has qualified tradespeople in Certificate III Engineering and can provide the fabrication/welding of test fixtures and machining of test specimens for testing.

Testing Operations

Nisha Devaraj

Senior Mechanical Engineer- BEng(Civil), MEngSc(Civil).

Matilda Maher

Senior Reinforcing & Concrete Engineer- BEng(Civil) Hons.

Derryn Clark

On-Site Supervisor and Co-Ordinator

Liam Keene

Laboratory Foreman & Safety Team Leader


Calibration Operations

Thea Warren

Senior Calibration Engineer & Team Leader- BEng(Product Design) Hons


Glynn Morris

Calibration Engineer- BEng(Mech) Hons,  BBus.


Neil Browne

Senior Calibration Technician

Test Engineers

Yasantha Perera

Structural Testing Engineer- B.Sc. (Eng)

Mitchell Kelly

Reinforcing & Concrete Testing Engineer – BEng(Civil) Hons, BCom


Deepak Elangovan

Mechanical Testing Engineer- BEng(Mech)

Brian Mak

Test Engineer- BEng(Mech) Hons.

Technicians & Tradespeople

Sam Solari

Senior Laboratory Test Technician


Guy Comerford

Laboratory Test Technician & Warehousing, Logistics


Rhys Keene

Laboratory & On-Site Test Technician


Joshua Webster

Laboratory & On-Site Test Technician


Lachlan McKay

Fitter & Turner (Mechanical Engineering Level IV)


Caitlin Wood

Accounts & Administration Officer


Kaitlyn Shorthouse

 Administration Officer