our vision

"To be acknowledged as a consistent deliverer of safe, dependable, and compliant out comes"

Goldspring is a privately-owned company specialising in rail, civil, and mining solutions. 


Goldspring has over 30 years experience across rail, mining and civil projects.

Through the collaboration of our operations (Rail, Civil, Plant Hire and Rail Safeworking) we can offer our clients full service solutions for all their project needs.

Circa 1991

our team

Our strength is our experienced high performing team, motivated employees are committed to creating a safe and professional culture of success.

Goldspring are committed to a high standard of quality workmanship and by aiming for the highest standard of quality and compliance it enables us to exceed our client’ expectations.

The varied experience of our staff enables us to form teams to suit all projects; from management through to skilled labour our personnel can work across all sectors rail, civil and mining. 

our people


Peter is the Owner and Director of Goldspring Group.

With over 37 years experience in the earthmoving and construction industry, Peter has a wealth of knowledge to offer.

Peter’s leadership skills and management style empowers his business operations and people to grow.

Maintaining an open dialogue with all stakeholders is Peter’s continued mandate to organisational success. 

Peter is driven to see both his business and the people within it succeed.

Martin Burridge - General Manager

Adv.Dip (management)Adv.Dip (engineering) Surv, Adv.Dip (engineering) Civil, Cert IV WHS, Cert IV Surface Coal Mining (OCE)

Martin (Marty) has over 30 years civil construction industry management experience (specialising in rail, aviation, and mining infrastructure projects), Marty has successfully directed an impressive portfolio of significant, large-scale projects for both the public and private sector.

Martins role as the General Manager holds him responsible for leading the development and execution of the Goldspring long term strategies with a charter to increasing stakeholder value.

This leadership role also entails ultimate accountability for the day to day management decisions and implementing the companies long and short term plans across all business units individually and the overall group of business.

wendy foster - Finance manager


Wendy has more than 20 years experience in finance and business with diverse industry experience.

Joining the Goldspring team in early 2017 with the purpose to develop and implement new administration systems and procedures for the business.

Leading the Goldspring finance and administration team, Wendy is responsible for delivering all financial services in the fast pace construction industry.

Providing strategic analyses for senior management to determine project and company profitability as well as being involved in developing and implementing long term corporate business strategies.

Andrew Woolnough

HSEQ Manager Dip.WHS, Cert IV WHS

Andrew has a wide range of experience as a HSEQ Manager in the high-risk construction industry including Power Stations, mining, demolition, rail and civil.

Andrew believes in the power of a united team that is focused and committed to their own safety and that of others, he knows this is achieved through, trust, consultation and time spent on the ground with the work teams. 

Andrew joined Goldspring in 2019 and we are already seeing the benefits of having a committed and passionate team member on board focussed on HSEQ improvement.

Gerard Whitehead - Plant Manager

Dip (management)

Gerard has over 28 years experience managing plant equipment and transport operations within construction, rail, civil, mining.

Gerard joined Goldspring in 2018. With his team he continues to focus on delivery of dependable and compliant plant and people to our valued clients.

Gerard’s role encompasses the management of all aspects of the Plant Department including Plant, Resources, Assets, Maintenance and Transport.

Greg Riches - Manager Rail Operation’s

Greg comes to the Goldspring Group in his 40th year in rail. He has vast experience and knowledge of network management, major periodic maintenance along with  construction & renewals. 

He is passionate about safe, quality service excellence to the customer. Is a big believer in core-craft skills development for the industry workforce’s. 

Matthew Gibson - Safeworking Manager

Dip (business management), Cert IV (rail operations)

Matthew has over 30 years rail experience, predominantly focused on Rail Operations and Rail Safeworking.

Matthew has a client focused approach, dedication to safety and an eagerness to support and futureproof the industry.

Joining Goldspring in 2015 Matthew established the Rail Safeworking Business within the group.

Matthew currently manages and oversees all aspects of the Safeworking Business and with the support of his team continues to provide a quality and service that is enviable within the industry.

 Brett Turner - Construction Manager


Brett has over 20 years experience within the rail, civil and mining industries. Brett’s role encompasses the management of all aspects of the construction business of Goldspring. 

Over the past 10 years, Brett with his team and support from management, has developed the company to become a growing medium tiered construction company within the Hunter Valley.

His focus on relationships, delivery and solutions has meant Goldspring enjoy an enviable industry reputation.

Eamonn Roach - Project Manager

BE(Civil), M.Eng

Eamonn is a qualified Civil Engineer who has over 9 years of project development and construction management experience.

His skillset, qualifications and overall experience place him in good stead to provide planning, engineering, project management and site construction support for civil and rail related projects.

Eamonn joined Goldspring in 2011 and has risen from a Project Engineer to now manage all facets of our civil and mining business.