Our Staff

DRT recognises that the business is only as good as its dedicated team who have many years of experience within the refrigerated transport industry. Our dedicated team have been instrumental in assisting the owners succeed in this very competitive industry of transport.

We provide the main contacts for our Company:

Shane Splatt – Managing Director

Shane has spent his working lifetime within the fruit and vegetable Industry. For the past 37yrs he has owned, operated and developed a successful Refrigerated Transport business. He is actively involved in the day to day management of the business.

Scott Splatt – Director

Ph: 03 9742 1951
Fax: 03 9742 1950
Mob: 0419 352 657
Email: s.splatt@damorange.com.au

Scott has over 20 years of experience within the operational side of the business. He has developed an excellent knowledge of Refrigerated Transport from both a management and operational sense.

Scott is also involved in developing new business, overseeing customer pricing and assisting existing customer’s needs.

Chris Portoglou – General Manager

Ph: 03 9742 1951
Fax: 03 9742 1950
Mob: 0427 857 052
Email: chris@damorange.com.au

Chris has also spent most of his lifetime working within the transport industry, most notably within the fruit and vegetable transportation sector. With over 40 years experience Chris makes an ideal person to manage our day to day operational requirements, whilst also being the face of DRT when meeting new customers and existing clients.

Tristen White – Compliance Manager

Ph: 03 9742 1951
Fax: 03 9742 1950
Mob: 0477 400 046
Email: tristen@damorange.com.au

Tristen has spent over 9 years within the transport industry, primarily within Safety & Compliance roles. Tristen handles all compliance, safety and HR issues including;

  • Insurance Claims
  • Incident/Accident reporting & Investigation
  • OH&S & Return to Work
  • NHVAS accreditations; BFM, Mass & Maintenance Management
  • Government requirements (registrations, permits etc.)
  • Driver compliance & Monitoring
  • Driver recruitment, induction and training