Derrick Corporation Launches New Distribution Headquarters in Australia

The launch coincides with the hiring of General Manager, Garth Hay, Mining & Industrial Division – Australia, New Zealand, & Papua New Guinea.

March 21, 2023 – Buffalo, New York, USA. Buffalo-based Derrick Corporation’s global footprint is expanding with the opening of a new Australian office – Derrick Australia Pty Ltd – focused on serving the Australian, New Zealand, and Papua New Guinea markets with distribution for our Mining & Industrial, Oil & Gas, and Civil Construction product lines.

Under recently appointed General Manager Garth Hay, Derrick Australia Pty Ltd will distribute products directly to market and provide support to our customers in the region.

Garth is a mining professional with senior management and leadership experience within Australia and Asia. Working off his background in mechanical engineering, Garth began his processing career at BHP’s Mt Whaleback mine before moving abroad to work more closely with vibrating screens at Freeport’s Grasberg mine in Indonesia. He grew into more senior sales and business development roles with Metso in APAC before moving into a Global Managerial position with FLSmidth. He joins Derrick this year, excited by the growth opportunities for the company in the Australasia market.

“The newly opened Australian office is an important milestone in our company’s strategy,” Hay said. “Derrick prides itself on being ‘Best in Class’ in fine separation technology. Investing in research and development allows us to provide solutions and savings to our customers proactively.”

The expansion comes after years of operations in Australia via successful partnerships with Western Process Equipment (WPE) and Step Oiltools. Derrick Corporation extends its sincerest thanks to the WPE and Step Oiltools Australia teams for their hard work and partnership over the years. With a new, in-country operation in place, Derrick is shaping the future for our customers and partners in the region.

About Derrick
Derrick Corporation is a family-owned and operated company with a global presence focused on pioneering fine-separation technology. Since 1951, Derrick has manufactured innovative technologies serving the Mining & Industrial, Oil & Gas Drilling, and Civil Construction industries. Derrick offers its clients leading-edge solutions and around-the-clock, award-winning service to maximize separation efficiency. Derrick’s products are renowned for their rugged reliability in industries known for intensely challenging environments and ever-evolving demands.

For More Information, Contact:
Frank Russom
Marketing/Brand Manger
Derrick Corporation
590 Duke Road
Buffalo, New York 14225
Office: +1 (716) 683-9010


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