Stephen Branch – Woolacotts Operations Director

Stephen Branch has been a part of the Woolacotts team for 40 years, and embodies Woolacotts brand mantra of ‘exceptional solutions, exceptional service’ as Operations Director.


Stephen is responsible for transfer of Woolacotts wealth of corporate knowledge to all staff, ensuring that we:

– Deliver outstanding engineering solutions
– Work collaboratively, listening to our clients and responding to their needs
– Pleasing our clients and stakeholders through performance of our friendly and focused staff
– Add real value by going beyond the status quo

Leading with technical expertise and integrity

Stephen’s technical expertise is recognised by his engineering peers and his integrity is demonstrated by displaying Woolacotts values of:

– Supporting our people
– Enduring relationships
– Change and innovation
– Commitment to high standards
– Corporate social responsibility
– Safety and wellbeing

Woolacotts staff appreciate and exemplify our values and we have a large percentage of long-term employees.” 

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Keeping the client at the forefront of everything we do 

Understanding our client’s needs and adapting a design solution to fit their requirements is something Stephen has been practicing throughout his 40 years at Woolacotts. This attitude towards high quality engineering solutions and client-focused service has been passed through to each member of the Woolacotts team, and is at the forefront of operations on a daily basis.

Solving complex issues and communicating solutions in a simple way

Our clients value Stephen’s ability to distill technical engineering issues and explain them to project stakeholders in a clear and simple language. Stephen has utilised these skills to oversee and lead the engineering design of the following large scale projects:

– Clarence Correctional Centre, Grafton
– Australian Hearing Hub – Macquarie University
– University of Western Sydney – Clinical School at Blacktown Hospital
– Dubbo Regional Theatre & Convention Centre
– Casba, Residential development, Waterloo
– Griffith Teas, Surry Hills – Heritage development

If you want professional engineering service on your next project contact Stephen or any of our Principal Engineers via our contact page here.

To learn more about our engineering expertise, visit our services page, here.