Benefit from our expertise

The high quality of our training courses has been audited according to the latest findings in adult education and verified by Weingarten University of Education. Our trainers are experienced professionals who constantly keep their knowledge base up-to-date. They know what is needed from practical experience and regularly take part in training to improve their technical knowledge and teaching skills as part of their own professional development.

All our speakers have achieved their CMSE® - Certified Machinery Safety Expert (TÜV Nord) certification.

Meet our team of speakers:

Brian Anderson

Brian Anderson

With more than 30 years’ experience, Brian is a veteran of the industrial automation industry. He is an industrial safety expert with specialist skills in safety systems and commissioning machinery. Brian’s experience spans a wide range of market sectors including; dairy, meat processing, power, gold mining, water/sewerage infrastructure, bridges, cranes, HVAC systems, switchgear manufacturing, cargo and fishing electrical systems, and OEM machinery safety and control systems.
Brian is a registered electrician and also gained his CMSE® Certified Machinery Safety Expert qualification in 2016. He is an Affiliate of the New Zealand Institute of Safety Management (NZISM) and a Committee Member of the Maintenance Engineering Society of New Zealand (MESNZ).

Tony Catterson

Tony Catterson

Tony is at the helm of Pilz New Zealand and his experience spans decades in safety, industrial automation and electronics. He is a solution-focussed, machinery safety expert across all industry segments with a passion for protecting people, plants and the environment. He enjoys being actively involved in the delivery of sales, training and consulting services to customers.
Tony completed his NZCE in Electrical and Electronics, at the Auckland Institute of Technology, whilst serving in the Royal New Zealand Navy. He is a CMSE® Certified Machinery Safety Expert and has also recently gained his NEBOSH International General Certificate. Adding to his impressive list of credentials, Tony is in the process of completing his Level 5, NZ Certificate in Adult Training & Tertiary Education. Tony is a Practitioner Member of the NZ Institute of Safety Management (NZISM) and a member of the joint AS/NZS Machinery Safety Standard Committee. He is also a Member of the NZ Institute of Management and Leadership.

Suhas Shanbhogue

Suhas Shanbhogue

Suhas has recently joined Pilz bringing more than 20 years of mechanical engineering and safety experience. He has specialist skills and knowledge in machinery design, CE marking, food processing and safety, heavy engineering, and regulatory compliance for machine safety. Suhas is passionate and knowledgeable about safety and compliance and enjoys working with customers to help them achieve their operational goals.
Suhas has a Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering and a Master of Engineering Studies, specialising in Mechanical Engineering. He is also a CMSE® Certified Machinery Safety Expert and has completed the EHEDG Advanced Course on Hygienic Design Certification from the European Hygienic Engineering & Design Group.

Contact

Pilz New Zealand
4 Prescott Street, Penrose
Auckland 1061
New Zealand

Telephone: +64 9 6345350
E-Mail: office@pilz.co.nz

Pilz New Zealand

Telephone: +64 9 6345350
E-Mail: office@pilz.co.nz