Headed by its three directors, Steve Hare, Kevin Brooksbank and Ray Wells, HBW Lighting has been established with the vision of bringing world class public lighting to Australia.

HBW Lighting Team

Steve, Kevin and Ray all have long careers in public sector road and urban lighting which means they fully understand the constraints of public finance and the accountability every project must deliver in terms of efficiency, effectiveness and value for money.

Steve Hare has worked in lighting engineering and design since 2004 in both the UK and Australia. As a designer and consultant, Steve specialises in exterior and road lighting, including tunnels,  working on significant projects such as Piccadilly, Westminster UK and Holmesdale Tunnel, M25, UK.

He brings to the team his wealth of experience in client liaison, project design and co-ordination. He has an engineering degree from the University of Huddersfield, UK and is a regular columnist for Lux Review Australia. Read Steve's recent article here

Kevin Brooksbank has over 30 years experience in Exterior and Road Lighting, planning and designing installations, managing operations and lighting assets. He is a qualified Electrical Engineer and Lighting Designer and has been involved in the Planning and Supply of Lighting for major highway, bypass, tunnel, urban space and residential projects. Kevin takes a special interest in telemanagement and CMS, working to help Local Authorities take advantage of Smart City technologies.

Ray Wells has worked as a consultant to several local authorities for over a decade, managing the street lighting contracts. He has over 24 years experience in the Power Utility, Energy Management and Oil and Gas Industries overseas. Ray is a qualified Electrical Engineer and an Energy Management Association Accredited Energy Auditor.