Luke Hamilton recently
represented Roblan Pty Ltd in the Turning and
CNC/CAD/CAM Sections of the 2009 WorkSkills
Regional Competition, which were held on the 6th
and 8th of October, in Sydney.
Luke finished a
commendable 4th place in the Turning Section, held
on the 6th.
Luke's performance in
the CNC/CAD/CAM Section, held on the 8th, was
outstanding, and placed him First in the State,
for which he was awarded the Gold Medal.
He will now compete in
the National WorkSkills Competition, in a three
day CNC/CAD/CAM event, which will be held in
Brisbane later in the year. If successful, Luke
will follow in the footsteps of Wayne Younie, and will be chosen to
represent Australia in the 2010 Skill Olympics in
Luke has been with Roblan since January 2005. He has
previously been well placed in national
competitons, coming 5th in the TIFA Toolmaking
Competition in 2007, and 4th in the Tooling
Australia Competition in 2008.
In accepting his
award, Luke recently paid tribute to his TAFE
teacher, Brendan Barlow, and his supervisor, Paul Hook, Manager of Roblan's
It is pleasing to see
someone, who has worked and trained at Roblan from the start of their
Apprenticeship, succeed once again in these competitions.
On behalf of the
Directors, Shareholders and Management I wish Luke
well in the future competitions and do not doubt
his ability to succeed.
Roblan Pty Limited.