Our Team

Simon Barwald

Simon Barwald

Site Operations

Simon has been working in the drilling industry since 1997, working as a driller for Aqua Drilling until its sale to Boart Longyear in 2008, at which time he was promoted to Project Manager. While at Boart Simon gained valuable experience in sonic drilling technologies and management of large and small drilling programs. Following the closure of Boart Longyear’s Environmental & Infrastructure Division, Simon, Scott and Ron formed Star Drilling.
Simon’s role at Star Drilling is focused on the on-site operational drilling requirements, to ensure that drilling programs are successfully executed to the highest standard.


  • Simon holds a Diploma of Drilling Operations
  • Class 2 Driller Licences in every Australian state and territory
  • Class 2 & 3 Water Well Drillers Licence

E:  simon.barwald@stardrilling.com.au
T:  (03) 9465 8583
M: 0419 999 443

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