Mark graduated from Curtin University in the days it was known as W.A.I.T., with a Bachelor’s degree in Electronic Engineering. Originally employed by Underwater Video Systems as a student intern in 1982 to assist with work on the subsea trenching plough for burial of the main trunk line from Nth Rankin A to the Burrup Peninsula. In the ensuing 37 year period,
Mark has specialised in providing solutions for custom engineering projects, for various companies, both in the offshore and mining industries and eventually accepted the position of Engineering Manager at UVS in 1991, a position he held until August 2012, when Mark was promoted to General Manager at BlueZone Group. Mark continues to grow capability into the defence and trenchless technology market sectors, to support a broad technology footprint, including subsea Oil & Gas.