Our Profile

Abco Commercial Diving is a jointly owned and operated business located on the Sunshine Coast but servicing all parts of Queensland.

Co-owner/Director Mark Veal has over 15 years experience in the commercial diving sector. Mark is an ADAS qualified Part 4 Saturation Diver, ADAS Part 3 Supervisor who has worked in both the civil and offshore diving industry.

Mark has a strong subsea construction and inspection background who has dived, supervised and project managed for both small and multi national companies such as Shell, BP, Chevron, Transport and Main Roads and Queensland Rail to name a few.

Mark has an Ex Military background and is a qualified Aircraft Maintanence Engineer having worked in the Australian Army and spent 6 years in The Sultanate of Oman in management roles.

Co-owner/Director Ryan Springall has 10 year’s experience in the commercial diving sector. Ryan is an ADAS qualified Part 3 Diver and ADAS Part 2 Supervisor who has mainly worked in the civil diving industry, specializing in inspection and construction works.

Ryan has owned and operated a successful abalone diving business in Victoria for the 18 years working closely with industry officials and clients to achieve a high level of professionalism and safety.

Ryan is an avid spear fisher and holds Australian and world records as well as having opportunity to represent Australia at a national and international level. 

Together Ryan and Mark strive to achieve a professional approach to all work undertaken and will conduct all works in accordance with ABCO's strict Safety Management Plan based on Best Practices drawn from the Australian Standards/State Government Requirements/Diving Codes of Practice and Diving Regulations, with completion resulting in satisfaction of clients, safety on site, efficiency and cost effective.

ABCO pride ourselves on being professional, safe, reliable and honest.


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Abco Commercial Diving - for all your underwater marine install - repairs - maintenance - demolition - survey of Jetties, Pylons, Pontoons, Boat ramps, Props, Anodes, Moorings, Sonar & Pipeline. For all diving services such as Salvage & Lift, Bathymetric Surveys,  underwater Inspections & Detailed reports,  underwater Demolition,  underwater Piston - Core Sampling - Grab Sampling,  underwater Construction,  underwater HD Video - Still Photos,  Storage Tank Clearing, underwater Inspection, underwater Maintenance, underwater demolition, marine Repair, Hydraulic Cleaning,  Dredge/Air Lift,  marine Search/Recovery,  Environmental - Geotechnical,  Concreting,  Broco Cutting,  Geo Fab Installation and Maintenance, Vessel Repairs, vessels Maintenance, hull cleaning. Servicing Queensland, New South Wales, South East Queensland, Brisbane, Sunshine Coast, Gold Coast, Cairns, East Coast of Australia, Eastern Australia, QLD, NSW - contact us for other areas.