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Meet the management

Our management offer many years of experience within all sectors of the construction industry, providing our clients with unrivaled expertise.

Mike

Mike Weaver, Managing Director

Mike founded Laser Special Projects as a division of Laser Civil Engineering in 1994. As Managing Director, Mike has overseen the business through to our evolution into VolkerLaser. Mike takes an extremely active role in all areas of the business, driving the company forward into new markets to maximise the company's specialist skills. Our strategy is to maximise growth potential across existing and new market sectors, maximising our internal skills by problem solving solutions.

Dave

Dave Williams, Regional Director

Dave joined VolkerLaser in 2005 bringing with him over twenty years of experience of the Civil Engineering and Specialist Contractor markets. An expert in cathodic protection and concrete repair, Dave's technical expertise in structural repair solutions is second to none. Responsible for all aspects of our Major Projects South and Civils and Special Projects Niche & Build divisions, he ensures the safe and efficient running of contracts from inception to completion.

Keith

Keith Barrow, Regional Director

A technically competent Business Manager, Project Director and Civil Engineer with over twenty years experience of the Building and Civil Engineering market, Keith joined VolkerLaser in 2009, and is responsible for overall development and management of our Major Projects North division. Keith's role covers all aspects of contracting from business development, technical and commercial proposals, bid management and risk, to operational management, planning, programming and production.

Andrew

Andrew Welsh, Pre-Contract and Procurement Director

Andrew joined VolkerLaser in 2003 as an accomplished commercial and operations manager with over twenty-five years experience in the construction industry; he has an extensive track record within the civil engineering sector. Andrew is technically competent with extensive knowledge in all sectors of the industry, providing commercial and legal advice across the business, both pre and post-contract; identifying, managing and mitigating risks.

Garry

Garry Dyer, Estimating and Bid Director

Garry joined VolkerLaser in January 2014, and is primarily responsible for estimating, tenders and bid submissions, successfully negotiating contracts from initial tender stage through to award. From 2002 to 2008, Garry was the Estimating Director, then later, the Managing Director of VolkerLaser’s former incarnation; Laser Civil Engineering. Garry has over fifteen years of experience of estimating for building and civil engineering projects.

Geoff

Geoff Thomas, Director of Energy and Social Housing

Geoff joined VolkerLaser at the beginning of 2015, bringing with him extensive experience of the energy and social housing markets. Geoff is responsible for devising and executing growth strategies within the energy market that are aligned to overall business plans and the leadership and development of business development teams.

Kevin Truscott

Kevin Truscott, Director of Finance and Business Improvement

Kevin oversees all financial matters in VolkerLaser, ensuring that the business unit can maximise opportunities and minimise risk. Kevin provides detailed analysis on financial performance, reporting to the VolkerWessels UK board. 

Jeff Booth

Jeff Booth, Technical and Development Director

Jeff concentrates on developing VolkerLaser’s capabilities in key markets and promoting the business unit’s comprehensive suite of services. A construction professional with over 30 years’ experience, Jeff’s expertise lies in early contractor involvement; identifying and providing innovative solutions to complex structural problems during the development stages of a project. Jeff’s international experience and vast technical knowledge will provide new opportunities for the business unit to develop.

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