Mark Stone

Mark Stone

Equipment Innovation Engineer

Mark joined Active in October 2017 and is the Equipment Design Engineer for the Australian team.  Mark has been in our industry now for over three years.  He served a Tech-Mechanical Apprenticeship and studied Mechanical Engineering, Hydraulic and Pneumatic control and CAD design in the U.K. He then worked mainly in the Automotive industry including Ford Motor Co.  Mark then moved to Australia in 2001 where he worked in the Engineering sector in SA and WA, including the Mining and Environmental industries, and focused on Special Purpose Equipment Design & Build.  His first exposure to Arboriculture was assisting a friend who runs a Tree Climbing business.  He has since gained experience in the industry with Active working with Operators, Supervisors and Management developing new and improving existing equipment.