Our Team

Richard McNamara


Richard McNamara has over twenty years experience in all aspects of the earthmoving and plant hire industry. Richard has been operating in WA for seven years, in various Civil Supervisor roles for all types of earthworks contracting to the Mining and Resources sector. He has put his specialist management skills to good use with companies such as BHP, Chevron and Rio Tinto among many others.

Shane Finnerty


Shane Finnerty has over twenty years experience in big bulk excavation works, drainage and pipe laying, earthmoving fleet maintenance and logistical management. Shane has held various Superintendent Project Manager and Civil Supervisor roles throughout his 7 years in NSW and also managed his own family plant hire company in Ireland.

Thelma O'Connor

Bid and Tender Coordinator

Thelma O'Connor is an integral part of the contracts team across all divisions. Her focus is providing an exceptional service and liaising with a broad range of people to coordinate the project pipeline. Thelma has a demonstrated history of working in the infrastructure industry. Thelma is skilled in tender submissions, project coordination, with her excellent communication facilitating the process.

Karen McNamara

Senior Contracts Administrator

Karen McNamara has over ten years of experience in the industry. Karen ensures that company practices comply with appropriate policies as well as procedures for efficient and effective project and contract management. Karen ensures the consistency of practice and conformity with government policy and legislative requirements.


Integral to our success is the relationships with our clients. Our intent is to ensure their reputation is enhanced by our actions. Our perspective is that we are a part of the client operations and team when engaged in project work.


We see safety as central to our operational mindset and approach. Our ISO accreditations and attention to detail keeps safety as an essential and considered part of our actions.


Using our combined experience in plant hire of forty years, directors Richard and Shane bring a fresh and dynamic approach to this sector in Perth. Through our determined and methodical approach, we get results without fuss and deliver what you require.

Enviromental Standards

All of our professional employees apply operating practices and procedures that ensure the protection of the environment, respect for private and public property and the health and safety of themselves and the people around them.


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The personal commitment from the company director down to the site labourers can be seen in the quality of their work. East to West puts pride in all elements of management and construction. This has shone through with their delivering of high quality project!

John Kelly

We have employed East to West on a number of prestige formwork projects over the years, across Australia. All these projects have been properly managed, adequately resourced and executed by a competent workforce ensuring completion within programme.

Peter Williams