Robert Mansell is currently the Business Development Manager for Hyne Timber, a privately owned Timber producer for the past 136 years and currently Australia’s largest Glulam producer.
Robert has been actively involved in the timber industry for 40 years, and has gained extensive knowledge and experience through all facets of timber processing and application.
His extensive industry experience includes truss and frame design, project estimation with designing with Engineered Timber Products.
Robert’s works with many building professionals and represents Hyne Timber with leading timber industry groups like WoodSolutions, FWPA, Timber Qld, Master Builders and HIA.
He has been a leader in advocating the use of timber in building design for many years and has been heavily involved in the development of the timber industry on many levels throughout his career.
Robert has a “Diploma of Truss and Frame Design” and was Chair for the “Enabling of Prefabricated Timber Building Systems – Steering Committee” commission by Forest and Wood Products Australia and coordinated by Professor Gregory Nolan of UTAS.
Robert is also currently participating on the “FWPA Guide for Wood Construction Systems” – Steering committee and is a member of the Technical Advisory Committee (TAC) for the “Skills in Manufacturing prefabricated solid engineered wood products (CLT and Glulam) Project” hosted by Forest Works.