About Conset /

Conset delivers full structure concrete construction services to the commercial, retail, residential, sporting and recreational, medical and civil sectors. We deliver a complete structural scope of works including excavation, concreting, formwork, precast installation, steel fixing, post tension and project redesigns.

With over 17 years’ experience, the Conset team has an enviable reputation for impeccable workmanship and quality finishes. Led by an innovative leadership team, we apply novel methods to deliver the right approach for your construction requirements. Our adaptability and diversity are cornerstones of our business, and allow us to find unique solutions and offer quick construction timeframes.

We value our client partnerships, safe working environments and quality outcomes. Our core values are at the heart of all that we do:

Safe Today to Enjoy Tomorrow. The safety of our staff and contractors is paramount at all times.

We respect each other, the communities we work, and the environment.

Achieving our goals through teamwork. We develop long-term mutually beneficial relationships with clients and suppliers, and celebrate our successes with all stakeholders.

For all to be happy, healthy and prosperous. We value the well-being of our employees and promote a healthy work-life-balance in all we do.

We are passionate about embracing a service culture that will results in a sustainable future distinguished by strong performance, innovation and excellence. In doing so, we draw on the strong values of family and respect.

Our constant quest for improvement ensures we embrace new technology and innovation in every project we undertake.

Our Team /

Joe Bartolo

Managing Director

With over 20 years’ experience in the industry and hundreds of construction projects under his belt, Joe is the Managing Director of Conset and has earnt himself a reputation of consistently delivering quality projects with drive and passion. From humble beginnings, Joe now oversees more than 400 diverse and highly skilled staff and has been instrumental in shaping the company’s focus on continuous training and upskilling. The positive culture at Conset is renowned, and Joe plans to keep it that way.

Ray Dando

Construction Director

Coupled with his extensive engineering, project and commercial management experience in the civil sector, Ray oversees and drives Conset’s construction effort. Proficient in business development and with expert leadership and management skills Ray is also responsible for the company’s future direction and prowess. Ray is well known for his inspiring leadership. His ability to deliver outcomes beyond customer expectations is highly regarded within Conset and the industry as a whole.

Andrew Fairbairn

Estimating Director

With solid industry knowledge and an astute approach to construction pre-contracts and tendering, Andrew has built an undisputed reputation for winning. Having secured nearly $30 million of contracts the civil construction sector alone, Andrew is an accomplished leader and mentor for Conset’s Pre-Contracts Team.

John Giofches

Construction Manager

John is responsible for overseeing all Conset projects, from concept right through to delivery. Having worked with Conset for eight years, John has developed enviable skills and vast construction methodology knowledge to deliver innovative and robust projects. He guides our clients through each phase of the build, engaging all stakeholders with his considered approach and style.

Greg Richards

Project Manager

Amassing more than 16 years’ experience in the industry, Greg appreciates the importance of project planning and overseeing the finer details to ensure consistent quality and high-performance standards are met every time. Greg has traversed many other construction roles including a start as a Concreter, Leading Hand, Foreman, and now Project Manager. He is a strong advocate of safety and teamwork and values his close work with staff and subcontractors to deliver projects safely, on time and to the highest standard.

Damien Gatt

Project Manager

In the 20 years Damien has worked within the construction industry his passion, energy, work ethic and decisiveness have become legendary. As a leader within the Conset construction team, his projects consistently meet program, delivering on the integral aspects of procurement, subcontractor, supplier and financial administration. Damien utilises his passion and expertise to pre-empt solutions and communicate project progress to clients.

Tin Vo

Project Manager

Tin joined Conset in 2008 bringing with him crucial attention- to-detail skills obtained from previous roles within the Finance Sector. In the 10 years he has been with Conset Tin has seen the company grow and has synchronously worked from an Accounts Payable role into Project Management, a journey that has given him greater insight into the business as a whole. Located both on site and within Head Office, Tin enjoys working alongside a range of people delivering diverse construction projects throughout Victoria.

Joe Patti

HSEQ Coordinator

Joe identifies and implements continuous improvement strategies across all aspects of health, safety, environment and quality for Conset. Boasting 15 years in construction and mining, Joe’s strengths range from mentoring staff and contractors for optimum outcomes, to technical proficiency in data analysis, incident investigation, safety management and developing system documentation. Joe delivers site-specific safety plans and monitors project performance in line with Conset’s triple-ISO accredited systems and procedures.

Who We Work With /

Whether you’re building a new development, or breathing new life into an existing structure, we have the technical expertise and industry knowledge to deliver your project. We work with leading designers, builders and developers to create outstanding results.