About us

Concept Fibres was formed by Rohan Gillmore and Matthew Lawrence to offer quality shipwright & composite construction services to Melbourne. Our core services include boat building & shipwright services, custom composite manufacturing, tooling & mould manufacturing, vessel maintenance, refits & insurance work. At Concept Fibres we pride ourselves on being able to deliver projects to our clientele on time and meeting budget requirements, while also exceeding quality expectations.



Rohan is a shipwright with over 18 year’s experience in the marine industry. His background is in tooling/ production, bringing a wealth of experience and knowledge to the Concept Fibres team. Rohan was a foreman at Seawind Catamarans for 8 years where he was involved in setting up the production in Vietnam. As an avid boat owner and sailor Rohan understands the needs and expectations of our clientele.



Matt has been working in the marine industry now for over 10 years. His experience has been mainly focused around racing yachts, but he has a extensive knowledge of  all vessels and boat maintenance. Matt also studied a double bachelor of business management and industrial design at Swinburne which has lead to a background in project management and component design. Outside of work Matt is a keen keelboat sailor having competed in multiple Sydney to Hobart yacht races and international regattas.