Phillip J Hodges

Phillip J Hodges

Founder

Renowned and respected transport industry veteran and founder of TCS. With over 40 years of experience, Phill can provide expert witness testimony, prepare applications for Dangerous Goods vehicles, conduct annual concrete boom inspections and certify vehicles modifications Australia wide...

o Victorian VASS Signatory D001
o VSCCS Licensed Certifier 110003
o Queensland Approved Person MA2239
o Authorised National Heavy Vehicle Regulator (NHVR) Examiner
o Mechanical Engineer
o Registered Road Vehicle Certification System Agent
o Justice of the Peace
o Commercial Vehicle Industry Association Australia (CVIAA) President
o Commercial Vehicle Industry Association Victoria (CVIAV) Vice President
o Qualified Mechanic

Jarrod Thompson

Jarrod Thompson

Director

With degrees in Mechanical Engineering and Aerospace Technology and diverse experience in the automotive and heavy vehicle industries, Jarrod specialises in commercial vehicle certification and ADR component design, assessment and testing. Jarrod can provide expert witness testimony and has extensive experience in preparing full volume compliance applications for special purpose vehicles….

o Victorian VASS Signatory C058
o PBS Certifier C171202
o VSCCS Licensed Certifier 130014
o Authorised National Heavy Vehicle Regulator (NHVR) Examiner
o Registered Road Vehicle Certification System Agent
o Member of the Institute of Engineers Australia (MIEAust)
o Bachelor of Engineering (Mechanical)
o Bachelor of Technology (Aerospace)

Vedran Lerman

Vedran Lerman

Senior Mechanical Engineer

As a passionate and highly skilled engineer with experience in heavy vehicle design and assessment in Australia and abroad, Vedran offers expert advice and professional service. He is recognised Australia wide as a heavy vehicle certifier and is an expert in Solidworks design and drafting. Vedran is also fluent in Croatian, Bosnian and Serbian...

o Victorian VASS Signatory D067
o PBS Certifier C171201
o Bachelor of Engineering (Mechanical)
o Authorised National Heavy Vehicle Regulator (NHVR) Examiner

Amrik Gautam

Amrik Gautam

Mechanical Engineer

A highly skilled engineer with attention to detail that is second to none, Amrik is available for all of your TrailerWin and CraneWin support needs. Amrik has an impressive knowledge of the Australian Design Rules, Vehicle Standards Bulletins and many Australian Standards, is fluent in Hindi and is always happy to assist with your design enquirie,.

Trudy Nolan

Trudy Nolan

Office Manager

As Transport Certification Services’ expert software consultant, Trudy can assist with everything from ordering software and yearly upgrades to personalising the software by adding your company logo to give that professional touch. Trudy also manages vehicle inspection bookings and is always able to offer prompt, professional service to assist you in getting your vehicle certified and on the road...

Lorna Feuerstein

Lorna Feuerstein

Financial Controller

Working as an integral part of the TCS team for over a decade, Lorna manages the financial operations of the company and can assist with all of your account enquiries...

Kyle McLean

Kyle McLean

Undergraduate Engineer

Kyle joined the team in 2017 and is completing a final year thesis on heavy trailer braking in cooperation with TCS. Kyle brings with him an infectious enthusiasm and a high level of customer support and provides technical support to our engineers on a part time basis in between his final year of studies.