MABEN GROUP PTY LTD

OUR SERVICES

Maben Group Pty Ltd specialises in providing Construction Management Services to a range of commercial projects for our clients.

We are an engaged and driven firm with a strong focus on delivering complex and high-quality commercial construction projects.  We use our understanding of construction and architecture to develop our clients’ vision from the ground up.

Maben was founded in 2004 and has consistently delivered a premium product and undertaken innovative developments with some of Australia’s leading architects and consultants. Some of our clients include Woolworths, GPT, Challenger, AMP Capital, Coles, Sussan Group, Frasers Property, Stockland, and MAB Corporation and we strive to deliver a premium product with maximum economy and time efficiencies.

OUR APPROACH

Maben’s foundations lie in our concerted and user-friendly approach to every project.   We specialise in the retail and commercial sectors, but we have also undertaken many unique and challenging developments that call for exceptional quality, detail and finish.

The Maben Edge defining principals of Focus, Leadership, Collaboration and Delivery make us a compelling choice for complex and large-scale construction.

OUR PEOPLE

Maben Group’s strongest asset is its people. With leading directors, quality project managers and highly experienced site managers in our ranks, we bring a varying mix of specialised skills to every job.

Maben Group’s diverse range of skilled personnel contributes valuable expertise and experience to the project team at all phases of the building process, from working collaboratively with design consultants to managing and driving work onsite.

Our vision is to create and provide fulfilling opportunities for skilled people with a legacy of great buildings

Damien Marasco

Damien Marasco

Director

Damien Marasco founded Maben Group with Ben Pedersen in 2004. He is responsible for the general operation of all Maben Group projects, providing leadership in the day-to-day running of the sites and the performance of site operations. His extensive experience and professionalism has enabled him to construct projects across residential, commercial and industrial sectors, including key projects such as the Beaconsfield Parade Luxury Residence, Sussan Group Head Office, 222 Exhibition Street, Market Square Shopping Centre and La Manna Direct. Damien has over 20 years of industry experience.

Ben Pedersen

Ben Pedersen

Director

Ben Pedersen founded Maben Group with Damien Marasco in 2004, demonstrating true entrepreneurial characteristics and a passion for the industry. Since its inception the company has grown, acquiring a loyal and dedicated team, who as a group field the charge in building and construction management. His experience and knowledge in contract administration and construction management is highly sought after in the industry. Ben is dedicated to creating a proactive and progressive construction company based on integrity and one with a strong focus on establishing building knowledge and efficiency within the organisation.

Craig Gathercole

Craig Gathercole

Director

Craig has developed a wealth of practical and professional experience within the construction industry including design development, program planning, construction management and project management on a number of complex projects. Having worked on a number of new and refurbished projects in all sectors, Craig has specialist experience in retail, hotel, residential and institutional projects. He has extensive knowledge in all facets of construction and utilises his leadership skills to provide critical support and communication with our clients and design teams.

Paul Pettenuzzo

Paul Pettenuzzo

Estimating Manager

Paul has over 25 years of estimating experience having successfully secured projects of various sizes in various market sectors of the industry with a specific niche/expertise around retail, securing some of the states largest retail projects over his career. He has managed estimating teams ranging in size from three to a dozen. He has extensive exposure to the various procurement models available including cost planning, construction management, guaranteed maximum price and hard money, design and construct or construct only tenders. His strong cost planning knowledge is of significant assistance when participating in relevant value management exercises, while his post contract award administration experience is also of invaluable benefit to the projects he works on.

Daniel Coluccio

Daniel Coluccio

Operations Team | Senior Project Manager

Daniel commenced his career with Maben Group in 2012 and has completed many significant projects including the Debenhams Development, Aurora Community & Activity Centre, Craigieburn Junction and the Metropolitan Golf Clubhouse. Our clients, consultants and sub-contractors respect Daniel for his calm and unwavering leadership in challenging situations on site. His attention to detail and disciplined managerial skills are an asset to any project team.

Daniel Marasco

Daniel Marasco

Operations Team | Senior Project Manager

Daniel joined Maben Group in 2009 while at university and has since established himself as a skilled project manager, who is recognised by clients and members of the project team as being instrumental in ensuring that projects are built correctly and completed on time and budget. Daniel has helped design and develop many in-house management systems to ensure successfully delivery of the often complex design and construct project requirements. He has successfully delivered key projects such as the Wendouree Shopping Centre Expansion, Coles Aurora, Point Cook Town Centre Quadrant 4, Holden Dealership and the Metropolitan Golf Club Golf Services Wing project. Daniel is highly respected for his professional manner and develops strong relationships with clients and subcontractors.

Derryn Pagan

Derryn Pagan

Operations Team | Senior Project Manager

Derryn began his construction career over 15 years ago with a Tier 1 builder and has earned the reputation for effectively managing project teams and completing projects on time. Some of his more recent projects include 7 Ormond, CubeOne, 80 Market Street and Woolworths Keysborough. Derryn has developed strong relationships with some of our key clients and consultants, and his wealth of construction and management knowledge helps maximise output from our project teams.

Manny Viskas

Manny Viskas

Operations Team | Senior Project Manager

With over 20 years of industry experience in the Melbourne commercial sector, Manny is an experienced construction professional. He is a capable leader, with a strong track record on a range of new build and complex refurbishment projects. Some of his completed projects include Coles Local Surrey Hills, 12-18 Albert Street Richmond, Swinburne WS Building, Blairgowrie Yacht Squadron Clubhouse and Sussan Group Head Office. Manny’s unwavering commitment and dedication to Maben and our customers have resulted in strong relationships with several repeat clients.