Welcome to Bluefield Asset Management Specialists........... We help you increase equipment availability and reliability, reduce costs, and manage your critical asset risks.

Get more from your assets

Services We Offer

The Bluefield approach to asset management combines many years of hard-won experience with contemporary knowledge of equipment life cycle management. 


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Asset Management Strategies and Planning

We assist clients to develop clear objectives for their assets, understand their failure modes, then identify the activities and resources needed to manage these failure modes, and achieve their objectives.

Analysis and Optimisation

We undertake modelling and analysis to assist clients select the most appropriate assets for their business, apply the optimum strategies, and support them with the necessary infrastructure and technology.

Project Management and Delivery

We act as project managers and owners representatives to deliver capital projects, shutdowns and fleet relocations safely, on time and on budget, and apply operational readiness processes to ensure value from Day 1.

Process Reviews and Improvement

We undertake reviews of the client's core asset management and project management processes to identify gaps and improvement opportunities, then work with them to improve their design and execution.

Maintenance and Reliability Improvement

We work with clients to evaluate and transform their maintenance performance and improve their asset reliability by improving maintenance tactics, practices, culture, work execution, and eliminating defects.

Asset Health and Integrity Support

We assist clients to develop asset health and condition monitoring strategies for their assets, as well as plan, monitor & improve the integrity of their critical assets, hazardous areas, and prescribed equipment.

Training and Leadership Support

We provide training, coaching and mentoring services to assist leaders, engineers and planners understand the core skills to manage assets and lead people in a heavy industry environment

Specialist Advice and Support

We provide specialized technical and commercial advice to clients for both short-term problems and longer-term site-based maintenance and project management engagements.

Our Difference

Why choose us?

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Leading Techniques

Bluefield believes that in order to deliver the most value to our clients, it is important we understand our client’s business and provide consistent people who build the necessary relationships.


From Teamwork

Bluefield invests in their team; motivating and including all staff members to develop successful client relationships, this focus is a driver for your success.

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Practicing what we preach has enabled us to reach our internal and external goals. The dedication we invest in our processes has enabled us to gain ISO 9001 quality assurance certification.


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What our customers say

Cristian Ramos
“Bluefield achieved high impact, effective results for SSR Puna´s mine and plant maintenance planning (in Argentina), adapting to our requirements from the beginning and managing to focus our maintenance culture. Thus generating the following benefits:   Mine: development of component plans for the ...

Cristian Ramos

Plant Manager, SSR Mining Inc.
Jason McCallum
“I have utilised Bluefield, on three separate occasions and sites, to assist me to control the practices and standards that lead to mining equipment fire prevention. On these occasions Bluefield reviewed our fire prevention standards, maintenance plans, and maintenance execution performance to find ...

Jason McCallum

General Manager, Yancoal Australia Ltd
Daryl Puyales
“He’s thorough and provides exceptional value more than expected. Provides easy-to-digest analysis and data critical in Inventory Management Set-up and Operations.”

Daryl Puyales

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FQM Cobre Panama Project
Project Manager
All 8 trucks are now complete, with only some minor paperwork to be finalised. 797F Fleet Operational Readiness

Bluefield Staff

Meet Our Team

Bluefield believes that in order to add the most value to our clients it is important that we understand our clients business and provide consistent people that build the necessary relationships.

Gerard Wood

- Managing Director

Gerard is an asset management professional with over 30 years of experience in all aspects of mainte...

Drew Hislop​

- General Manager​ Growth
Drew is an engineering and asset management professional with over 27 years’ experience in all aspec...

Steve Flannery

- General Manager Operations

Steve is a seasoned Asset Management professional with over 30 years of experience in heavy plant ma...

Mark Ringsgwandl

- Manager - International

With over 30 years experience in the mining and metals industry, Mark has a sound understanding of d...

Neil Smith

- Regional Manager - North

Neil is a highly experienced Maintenance and Asset Management Professional with extensive manageria...

Jason Crouch

- Regional Manager - South

Jason has a broad range of experience across the mining and metals industry having worked on sites w...

Ian Metelerkamp

- Regional Manager - East

Ian is a strategically, well rounded Asset Management Specialist with 25+ years’ experience serving ...

Ponnai Umapathy

- Regional Manager - West

Uma is a qualified mechanical engineer and maintenance management specialist with over 28 years of e...

Brent Boterhoek

- Principal Practice Lead

Brent is a well-rounded project manager and asset management specialist who has gained international...

David Archinal

- Principal Practice Lead

With 30 years’ experience in the mining and metals industry, Dave has a sound understanding of deliv...

Peter Lee

- Principal Practice Lead

Peter is an asset management specialist with over 18 years of experience in the mining industry star...