Minespec Parts is a locally owned company based in Nebo Queensland; the entrance to some of the world’s largest mining resources in the Bowen and Galilee Basins.

Our motto is simple: “TURN YOUR SURPLUS TO PURPOSE®”.

Our core business is the dismantle of open cut Mining HME in range of 80T to 800T  Cat, Komatsu, Hitachi, Liebherr, O&K Heavy Mining Equipment (HME).  MSP dismantle HME into separate parts and components, open inspect and market accordingly taking into account maintenance management solutions, we are proud to state our business is 97% sustainable and recyclable in our diverse market range.
Minespec Parts also supply a large range of New & Aftermarket components and parts to reduce your maintenance & operating costs. We offer cost effective solutions based on critical data supplied by operational and maintenance management.  We understand the importance of mining a commodity, coal, iron ore, copper, gold and many more to achieve and exceed the lowest cost per tonne moved in order to keep each operation at the forefront.  Whether it be overburden, or a blue chip commodity, let us help you lower costs per tonne moved.
Minespec Parts also work with our Customers management, maintenance, warehouse and audit teams for example to deliver new opportunities to turn idle assets and surplus parts into additional revenue streams that can be reinvested back into their business. This is of critical importance in the challenging economic environment currently being experienced by the resources industry globally.
Minespec Parts are continually looking at ways to do business differently; being responsive and decisive, transparent and cost effective in all areas in which we professionalise.  We take time to understand our customers business, and from then on, we support and supply as required to improve KPI’s consistently.


Simon Ross

Simon Ross


Simon Ross is the vision behind Minespec Parts. Simon has 30 years of hands on experience in the Mining Industry through roles in diesel fitting, maintenance management, component inventory and mining parts sales. Discover the value his extensive knowledge, network and passion for the mining industry can unlock and deliver your business. For a professional service and unwavering focus on customer satisfaction contact Simon today.

David Jurik

David Jurik


+61 408 802 165


Diesel fitter by trade, Dave has been a part of the mining industry for the last 10 years. Within this time he’s had exposure to a wide variety of mobile plant and equipment, and also the different roles that comes with that including field maintenance, breakdowns, component rebuilding and machine demobilisation. He is new to the sales game but his knowledge on components and machinery help him provide efficient service when dealing with customers directly on site.

Shane Ferris

Shane Ferris

Sales Advisor

+61 448 857 829‬

Shane is proudly Queensland born and bred, and has worked in the industry for over 25 years.

He started his industry career in T/A work in the Kalgoorlie/Goldfields area, where he spent 4 years from 1994-1998. Shane then moved on to work in the Northern Territory.

He also spent 4/5 years with Emeco Kempsey and Mackay in Sales from 2004-2009.

Following this, Shane spent 2 years with Expressway Spares Mackay in a Sales role from 2009-2011.

He then went on to spend 11 years with Salmon Earthmoving Stapylton & Nebo in Parts Procurement from 2011-2022.

During this time he accrued experience in the Stapylton Rebuild Centre and Workshop, then Mackay overseeing all Bowen Basin area machines, Mt Isa/Cloncurry machines and Nebo Workshops. He was also responsible for Procurement/freight for close to 120 working machines and workshop repairs – giving him a wealth of knowledge and expertise to bring to the Minespec Parts team.

He’s now glad to be back in sales at Minespec Parts.

Michael O'Connor

Michael O’Connor

General Manager (NSW)

+61 436 005 959

Michael has lived and worked in Singleton and the Hunter valley all his life, Fitter and Turner by trade, as well as completing his Mechanical Engineering Certificate. He has a total of 40 years experience in the mining industry, including 20 years working for mining companies as a CHPP fitter, supervisor, Dozer Operator, and also a 2 year stint driving dump trucks.

Of the last 20 years, he has spent 6 years working for himself and the other 14 years working for major companies in dismantling mining equipment, including Sales and BDM Roles.

The Coal Mining Industry has been all he has known, and has provided Mick and his family with so many opportunities through the roles he has undertaken, as well as the many contacts made along the way.

He now looks forward to another fantastic opportunity to work for Minespec Parts (with Simon Ross and the Team), looking after the NSW branch and providing a professional service based on years of experience in the Industry.

Michael O'Connor

Chris Eagleton

Sales Manager (NSW)

+61 0488 166 081

Chris is passionate about supporting the mining industry. With 9 years in Product Support and Aftermarket Solutions
in the OEM world, he has dedicated himself to exceeding his customers’ expectations.

Throughout his career, Chris has supported the Civil, Quarry and Mining industries, which allowed him to gain experience in many fields. His expertise lies in product knowledge, strategic planning, customer support and time critical solutions.

Join us in welcoming Chris to the Minespec Parts team!

Shaun Murphy

Shaun Murphy

Warehouse Manager (NSW)


Shaun has worked in the mining industry for over 20 years. He spent four and a half years with Gough & Gilmore working in their warehouse, mostly on 12-hour shifts involving all aspects of warehousing and after hours sales. Following this, he began his roll as Warehouse Manager and Storeman with Best Tractor Parts in the Hunter Valley, NSW, in which he worked and gained experience for over 16 years.


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