Key People

George Balales


George Balales is the Director of Engineering & Operations for Norman Disney & Young.

Based in Adelaide, he is responsible for the management and direction of several NDY Business Units including Engineering and Technology, Project Management, Information Technology, Intellectual Property, Integrated Management Systems, Business Process, Resource Management and Outsourcing.

George has previously managed several NDY offices, as well as provided project leadership and direction roles for several major projects in various industry sectors including Public Buildings, Hospitals, Airports, Retail, Commercial, Residential and Education. George has successfully operated on a National and International level with projects completed in Australia, United Kingdom and Europe.

He was a key member of NDY’s London, Manchester, Dubai and Melbourne offices before NDY’s expansion into South Australia. As NDY entered the South Australian market, George was instrumental in identifying project opportunities and forging key Client relationships for the establishment of the Adelaide office. George’s multidiscipline engineering experience enables him to take control of projects from concept design through to detailed design, documentation and construction.

With over 21 years experience in consulting and eight years building services contracting experience, George provides a practical and considered approach to engineering services design and consulting.