Pickles Mining is the leading resource provider of independent asset valuation and remarketing services in the Australian resources sector.


Pickles Mining was formed following the acquisition of Hassalls by Pickles after a partnership spanning many years. Together the companies have valued billions of dollars’ worth of equipment across multiple industry sectors in Australia and throughout Asia Pacific region. Whilst having a strong focus on ‘yellow metal’ assets, the Pickles Mining team has a wide breadth of knowledge and experience in oil and gas sector, onshore and offshore drilling, transport, civil construction, crushing and quarry, and manufacturing industries.
The Pickles Mining team specialises in the valuation and sales of large calibre earthmoving, mining, civil and infrastructure, and pipeline and drilling equipment. Services include valuation advice and managing sales via a variety of channels, including onsite and online auctions, tenders, and private treaty sales.


Local footprint and global network  

Strategically located near Australia’s mining hubs, Pickles Mining uses its local market access and global network of contacts to bring buyers and sellers together.  We have global reach with a track record of sales to buyers around the world including the United Arab Emirates, India, Ireland, West Africa and the US.


Meet the Team 

Steve Wainhouse
Natural Resources Account Manager

Steve is responsible for corporate and key clients in the Mining, Oil & Gas industries Australia wide. He has many responsibilies with his primary focus on the sale of equipment. Steve places strong emphasis on client and buyer relationships, listing among his greatest challenges finding the right place to sell a piece of equipment.

Dominic Rayner
Business Development Manager - Mining

Dominic is the newest member of the Mining team transitioning from the Industrial sector where he held the position of Industrial Division Manager for 5 years. Dominic is an experienced key relationship builder with expertise in sales development, contract management and marketing in the mining/industrial sector. Working in WA for 6 years, Dom has a strong knowledge of the region and is excited at the opportunity of growing the brand in the region.

Stephen Amy
Business Development Manager - Oil & Gas

Stephen is ex BGC Group and comes to Pickles Mining with a wealth of knowledge in the WA sector and has a strong passion for growing our business in the state. With over 20 years’ experience in contract and project management across a range of industries, Stephen is known for his strategic and advisory skillset. Stephen’s focus is on the Oil & Gas sector and our valued Mining clients in WA.

Nathan Garland
Business Development Manager - Mining NSW

Nathan is the key NSW Mining region expert, recently moving into the role from the mining services sector with a wealth of knowledge in the NSW region. Nathan brings a strong expert background in mining sales across a range of industries to Pickles Mining, and as a Novocastrian born and bred, knows the NSW region intimately.

Russell Blucher
Business Development Manager- Mining QLD

Russell comes to Pickles Mining with a wealth of knowledge in the central Qld sector with over 20 years’ experience in contract and project management across a range of industries, Russell has a drilling industry and sales background and as a Mackay local born and bred, knows the region intimately.

Steve Wall
General Manager

Steve is arguably the region’s most experienced specialist asset manager. With over 20 years of experience in a unique combination of financial services and appraisal, Steve brings his expertise in formal appraisals, residual value advice, industry analysis, equipment & valuation, pricing and remarketing of assets to Pickles Mining. Steve has been a member of the Auctioneers & Valuers Association for over 15 years and is a Certified Practicing Valuer of plant & machinery.