Our people are our backbone. We’re passionate about the environment and committed to the safe and efficient management of our projects. The Glascott Landscape & Civil team comprises a core group of specialists who oversee each project from concept to completion. Our project delivery teams includes highly experienced engineers, project managers, builders, carpenters, landscapers, horticulturalists and bush regenerators – all members of a loyal team, many having been with us for over a decade or longer.
Among other responsibilities, our Project Managers supervise and monitor our projects throughout delivery. They liaise with and delegate work to employees and sub-contractors, undertake a risk analysis at every construction site, ensure health and safety and environmental controls are in place and effective at all times, making sure plant and equipment inspections and maintenance are regularly undertaken and of course, ensuring the works undertaken meet our clients’ stated requirements and specifications.
Glascott Landscape and Civil has Advisory Board consisting of experts who guide our business and management team so we can continue to deliver landscapes we’re proud to put our name to.
Our Management Team includes…
Matthew Glascott – Managing Director
Highly regarded in the industry, Matthew has over 30 years of structural landscaping and civil construction experience. He has been involved in the delivery of a large number of high profile projects for various clients including the State and Local Government, large developers, builders, architects and numerous construction companies. Matthew guides his dedicated team instilling his passion for landscaping and a vision to deliver high quality projects that leave a lasting legacy. Matthew also sits on the Board of Directors at the Royal Botanic Gardens and is Director of Foundation & Friends of the Royal Botanic Gardens.
Matthew Bourke – General Manager
Advanced Certificate in Horticulture
Matt has over 28 years’ experience and extensive knowledge of large-scale landscape construction. He joined Glascott Landscape & Civil in its infancy, growing with the business to become General Manager. Matt is responsible for a national team of over 120 people in New South Wales, Queensland, the Australian Capital Territory and Victoria. He oversees operations, working collaboratively with stakeholders to ensure the business is managed effectively and sustainably, and maintaining the highest standard of project delivery. Matt is also an Advisory Board member, proving critical input into the direction and long-term strategy of the business.
Matthew Tancred – Business Development Manager
Landscape Trades Certificate, Certificate in Bush Regeneration
While it’s not mandatory for your first name to be the same as the boss’s in order to work for Glascott, it must help, as one of our Project Managers/BDM is Matthew Tancred. With over 25 years of structural landscaping experience, Matthew has delivered a wide range of spectacular projects, notably the $4m Cockatoo Island in Sydney Harbour and the $5m Charlestown Oval, in Charlestown NSW. With a genuine enthusiasm for the industry, an amazing work ethic and a ‘can-do’ attitude, Matthew is an expert in building long-term relationships, looking after our clients and growing our business sustainably. He is currently undertaking the $14m Coal Loader Green Roof project on Sydney Harbour.
Scott Redshaw – NSW Manager
Landscape Trade Certificate, Applied Project Management – Australian Institute of Management, Project Management Practitioner – Australian Institute of Management, Diploma of Project Management – Australian Institute of Management (currently studying), WHS for Managers and Supervisors, OHS White card, Senior First Aid
Scott has over 26 years’ experience in landscape construction and has worked on many significant projects over this time including the Equestrian Centre for the Sydney 2000 Olympics, the Sydney Showground at Olympic Park and Jordan Springs Residential Community. Scott utilises his experience, knowledge and passion to lead his team in our NSW division. His ability to develop excellent relationships with stakeholders and his great work ethic make him a highly effective manager.
Matthew Elliott – ACT Manager
Diploma of Project Management
Matthew uses his 10 years of experience in landscape and civil works to lead his team in providing high-end landscape construction throughout the Canberra region. This experienced is demonstrate in the effective delivery of project such as the Beijing Gardens on Lake Burleigh Griffin, The Australian National University, Googong Township for CIC/PEET and Springbank Rise for Lendlease Communities. Matthew enjoys collaborating with clients, his team, sub contractors and suppliers, ensuring first class project outcomes.
Gareth Eagle – QLD Manager
BA (Honours) Business Studies
Gareth has over 10 years’ experience in landscape construction and a background in business management. Using his well-refined communication and organisation skills, he leads our team of over 30 industry professionals in QLD to deliver high quality projects. With a genuine interest in people, Gareth is committed to building strong relationships with his team and our clients to produce industry best outcomes and satisfaction.
Stewart Owen – VIC Manager
Certificate III Horticulture
Stewart is a highly skilled professional with over 23 years’ experience in landscape and civil construction. Pragmatic and results orientated, his track record of delivering large-scale commercial works in Victoria includes project such as Monash University, Melbourne Zoo and Brompton Estate residential development. Client focused, Stewart understands what is needed to deliver large and complex projects safely, on time and to budget.
Pablo Gutierrez – HSEQ Manager
Certificate in WorkCover Return to Work, Diploma in Occupational Health & Safety, Certificate IV TAE: Training and Assessment, Certificate in Senior Apply First Aid, Certificate IV Landscaping (Construction), Certificate III Work Safely At Heights, Certificate in AQF 3 Pesticide Safety
Glascott is committed to excellence in health, safety, environmental and quality practices. Pablo holds a crucial role in our organisation managing and continuously improving our integrated systems and programmes that are not only compliant but industry best practice.