Rod Tait

Managing Director

Rod Tait is the Founder, Managing Director and creative force behind Practical Engineering.

Rod Tait is the Founder, Managing Director and creative force behind Practical Engineering.

After earning a Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering from the University of Queensland, Rod worked on various projects in Australia and overseas. From designing cranes and lifting equipment in the mining industry to propulsion and servo hydraulic systems in the marine industry to developing process equipment across the manufacturing sector, Rod’s experience is diverse and extensive.

As Practical Engineering’s Technical Advisor, Rod is available to discuss your certification, design or project needs. Rod can also develop a concept design into a workable business case to help set your project up. A strategic yet passionate leader, Rod is tirelessly committed to providing innovative and practical solutions that achieve the best result for the client.