About us

Kings Engineering is a leading NSW engineering business. Founded by Percy King in 1923 and still privately owned, Kings has a proud history of providing engineering solutions across a range of industries.

Our operations are based out of workshops at Maitland in the Hunter and Wallerawang near Lithgow.

At Kings Engineering, We Care, and We Deliver.

We care about our customers, our people and our community.

We deliver work to the highest of standards, and have almost 100 years of experience solving complex problems.

Certifications & Accreditations

Kings provides a dedicated team who care about your project. Our highly experienced workforce is also backed by a range of certifications and accreditations.


Quality Management System certified to conform to the requirements of ISO 9001:2015.


Certified MP87.2 Recognised Service Facility for explosion protected electrical equipment.

NSW DII Licensed Service Facility for explosion protected electrical equipment.


NSW DII Licensed Service Facility for Explosion Protected Diesel Engine Systems (ExDES).

NATA accreditation no. 19318. Diesel Facility accredited as an inspection body to ISO/IEC 17020.

Our Team

Our leadership team has a diverse set of skills to meet your engineering requirements.

Greg Hurney

General Manager

Greg has worked in a number of mining and engineering leadership roles during his 30 year career. His diverse experience includes open cut mining and coal washing plants, as well as large scale general engineering and maintenance projects across a number of sectors.

John Gibson

Operations Manager

John is responsible for the day-to-day operation of Kings. John has more than 30 years’ experience in heavy industry including steel making, chemical plant and coal handling. His previous roles include Asset Manager, Engineering & Maintenance Manager & Coal Terminal Manager.

Tony O'Donnell

Engineering Manager

Tony leads the Engineering and Design Department. Tony has more than 35 years’ experience in the design, manufacture and maintenance of both rail and mining equipment.

Phil Lambert

Machine Shop Manager

Phil’s 40 years’ experience covers a range of industries including agriculture, manufacturing, infrastructure and mining.

Andrew Nicholas

Financial Controller

Andrew is a qualified Chartered Accountant with experience across public practice accounting through to commercial roles within large mining and engineering businesses.

Jenny Walsh

Work Health and Safety Advisor

At Kings, the health and safety of our people is our number one priority. Jenny has a Master of Occupational Health and Safety and is known for her dedication to her colleagues and to completing work safely.

Michael Sams

Purchasing Manager

Michael has been supporting customers in engineering, purchasing and management for more than a decade.

Whistleblower Management System

Kings is committed to the highest standards of conduct and ethical behaviour in all of our business activities. We are committed to promoting and supporting a culture of honest and ethical behaviour, compliance and good corporate governance in line with our values We Care. We Deliver.

The Whistleblower Management System provides the mechanism for the reporting of any instances of suspected unethical, illegal, fraudulent or undesirable conduct involving our businesses and provides protections, and measures so that those persons who make a report may do so confidentially and without fear of detrimental treatment.