Locally owned,
locally operated

High risk, left-field or otherwise—we’ll always find a way to get it done.

Comprehensive welding and engineering services.

Experience and expertise.

At the forefront of sustainable engineering, major projects, welding solutions, dewatering, and HDPE Poly Welding, our experienced and highly skilled team excels across diverse industries.

Our highly trained and certified team is committed to helping you achieve your strategic objectives with minimal disruption to your business. Equipped with the latest technology and expertise, we excel in meeting the complex demands of various industries.

At ABBA Engineering, we take pride in delivering the highest quality work and assuming full responsibility throughout the process. Safety, honesty, and integrity are our guiding principles. We value long-term partnerships and provide exceptional communication, excellent value, and quality service.

Locals helping locals​

We’re proud to have the majority of our staff based in their local community!

At ABBA Engineering, we prioritise the power of local connections and shared growth. We understand the importance of coming home to loved ones, which is why we prioritise candidates who can enjoy quality time with family and friends each night. We also welcome those who are open to relocation.

With a dedicated full-time team, ABBA Engineering consistently delivers exceptional service. No matter where you are, our skilled staff will reach your worksite promptly, providing reliable repairs and maintenance. By partnering with us on multiple projects, you can expect familiar faces and top-notch workmanship.

We take pride in supporting local and national organisations, activities, and charities, aiming to make a meaningful contribution to our community. Join us at ABBA Engineering as we grow together and make a positive impact.

Local Helping Locals - ABBA

No job too big or too complex

Key personnel.

The complete ABBA Engineering team involves a number of specialist contractors, but the core team consists of just five passionate industry experts.

Lindsay MacDonnell, CEO

Chief Executive Officer

Lindsay MacDonnell

Lindsay is an accomplished business executive with over 20 years’ experience in the mining industry. Demonstrating a strong technical skill set Lindsay holds trade qualifications in Engineering, Fabrication and Mechanical disciplines.

Lindsay offers a well-rounded perspective to each division of the business and his innovative proactive leadership ensures the highest level of support to management to enable ABBA Engineering to exceed projects and client expectations.

Steve McBride, General Manager

General Manager

Steve McBride

Steve is known for his dedication, industry knowledge and expertise and his approach to project management. With over 10 years experience in the field, 6 years’ experience in TSF management and improving efficiencies, and 8 years in HDPE design, installation, processes and transfers. Steve has a proven track record of success in delivering multiple, complex projects within tight timeframes and budget.

In 2020, he was recognised by KBCCI where he was awarded Supervisor/Manager of the Year.

Royce Gibson, Site & Services Manager

Site & Services Manager

Royce Gibson

Royce is a Site & Services Manager holding disciplines in Engineering and Fabrication with 25+ years of experience in the industry. 

He has worked in various roles throughout his career, and has an extensive knowledge of technical aspects within the sector. He is highly meticulous and reliable, with exceptional attention to detail and a superior worth ethic.

Royce is an excellent customer service representative and has been instrumental in increasing customer satisfaction ratings. 

Genevieve Loving, Administration & Office Manager

Administration & Office Manager

Genevieve Loving

Genevieve has a depth of knowledge, technical skills and experience within Marketing, Administration and Client Services roles, working closely with all levels of stakeholders of the business, including Executive level.

Throughout her working history she has become accustomed to working in a fast paced work environment whilst ensuring an enthusiastic and professional approach to each task whilst continuing to manage competing priorities. 

Genevieve was awarded the KBCCI Supervisor/Manager of the Year award in 2022.

Sherry Wang, People & Culture Manager

People & Culture Manager

Sherry Wang

Sherry Wang, People & Culture Manager at ABBA Engineering, a seasoned HR professional with an MA and MBA, offers 15+ years in Western Australian mining. With a business-focused approach, she excels in operational and strategic HR management. Passionate about open communication and servant leadership, Sherry empowers individuals for optimal performance and organizational success.

Skills and expertise.

  • Boilermaker/welders
  • Heavy steel fabricators
  • Specialty fabrication such as aluminium and various grades of stainless steel
  • Heavy duty fitters
  • Fitter machinists
  • Fixed and mobile plant fitters
  • Dewatering technicians
  • Poly welders – specialising in both Polyethylene and Polypropylene
  • HDPE fabrication – (pipework, flat plastics, HDPE membrane installation and repairs)
  • Process technicians
  • TA labourers for all areas
  • Heavy plant operators