Sabre Staff



Damian, a Director of Burwell Technologies the major shareholder in Sabre, brings his vast experience in the Surface Preparation and Coating Industry to the SABRE team. Damian’s main focus is developing growth strategies and plans for the business both locally and internationally.

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Software Systems Manager
PhD (Mech)
BSc (Hons 1 - Computer Science)

Stephen has been working on the SABRE blasting robot software since the project’s research phase inception in 2006. Prior to his move to robotics, Stephen spent 20 years developing a successful accounting software suite as part of a company he co-founded in 1982.

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Engineering Manager
B.Eng (Mechanical & Mechatronic)
Dip Professional Engineering Practice
Sub Major Adv. Manufacturing Systems

William brings 5 years of experience in the abrasive blasting industry to the SABRE team. His knowledge and skill set have allowed him to manage the engineering division at Burwell Technologies. William is currently developing mounting solutions for the SABRE system.

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Mechatronic Systems Engineer
B.Eng (Mechanical & Mechatronic)
Adv.Dip Engineering (Elec)
Cert III Electrotechnology (Elec)

Recently graduated as a Mechatronic Engineer, Matthew brings his electronic and electrical background to the SABRE team. Matt helps develop, design and assemble our robotic system. He is also currently collaborating with the University of Technology, Sydney in designing a rehabilitation UR3 robot.