Our Team


Mick Crowe (Director)

Founder and director of Geotechnical Laboratories Pty Ltd, Mick established the company in 2002. With over 30 years of experience in the field of compaction control and material compliance testing, Mick's vast knowledge and experience is recognised throughout the industry.

Sam Loza (Laboratory Manager)

After completing his bachelor’s degree in 1999, Sam joined Geotechnical Engineering Pty Ltd where he spent 4 years. In 2004 he joined Geotechnical laboratories Pty Ltd where he has been an integral part of the company.
Sam provides leadership and assists with the mentoring and developing of staff to ensure Geolab remains industry leaders.

John Curnow (Field Service Manager)

John joined the Geolab team in 2005 and has vast experience in the field of compaction control and other associated Geotechnical Testing. He is highly experienced particularly in Vic Roads testing methods and has worked very closely with our clients to deliver an outstanding level of service on many large infrastructure projects nationally.

Shane Stuchbery (Laboratory Supervisor)

Shane provides leadership to the laboratory team. He holds a Cert IV in Laboratory Techniques and provides training and guidance to ensure the laboratory delivers accurate results in a very timely manner.

Elyce Galbraith – (Customer Service Officer)

Elyce's has built a reputation of being very customer-focused in assisting with all queries. Her organisational skills and outgoing personality makes her a very valued team member.