Our people and key contacts.

  • Ted Kieca

    General Manager APV-T

    Ted is a Chartered Professional Engineer with over 25 years of experience in aerospace, defence, automotive, structural, mechanical and machine building disciplines.He has delivered unique and challenging projects for demanding aerospace and defence customers such as BAE SYSTEMS, Northrop Grumman, Lockheed Martin, Kongsberg Defence and Aerospace as well as for the Australian Defence Forces.He has also worked for Airbus, Boeing and Ford/Sumitomo Wiring Systems.

    Ted brings competencies in the design, analysis and testing of aircraft structures (metallic and composite), steel structures, mechanisms, technological and mobile equipment, special purpose machinery, vehicles systems, mining equipment, plastic moulding components and sheetmetal parts.He has expertise in loads, static, fatigue, dynamic and kinematics analysis.

    Ted holds a Master Degree in Mechanical Engineering and a Master Degree in Project Management.He is a Corporate Member of the Institution of Engineers Australia and Member of the College of Mechanical Engineers.In his present role at APV-T, he brings all of these qualities and experience, to deliver unparalleled customer satisfaction and the highest standards in testing and developing products.


    +61 3 9355 5588

    +61 430 743 734 

  • Peter McManamny

    Photographic Laboratory

    A fully qualified scientific and industrial photographer with many years experience. Peter is recognised industry expert in the field of high speed imaging and lighting for commercial and industrial applications.


    +61 3 9355 5521