As a Marine Engineer and Consultant, Darryl Schrickker has over two decades of experience in marine and power generation within the small & medium business segment of South Africa & Australia.
Darryl is both a power systems specialist and a self-styled small business specialist. He works with many corporates’ facilities providing them with valuable solutions which contribute to their success stories.
He began his career in 1983 in Cape Town South Africa as an apprentice. After completing his qualifications from Cape Technicon, Darryl became the first Marine Fitter. During his tenure at Deutz, Darryl excelled in marine devoting significant time to the study and practice of efficiency through better ergonomics, time and motion studies.
In 1991, Darryl and his family moved out to Australia where he joined Deutz Australia as their National Service Manager, a position he held for a period of 13 years.
Whilst at Deutz, Darryl had been closely associated with all major marine companies including Whitsunday Cruises, Auckland, Sun Lover Cruises and attended several training sessions & technical sessions conducted by the company.
In 2005 he was head hunted and started as the Service Manager for TSF Pty Ltd. He became the Senior Service Technician for TSF, a role he would occupy for another 15 years. Being a technician is where Darryl’s best work is done.
Whilst at TSF, Darryl broadened his experience into Power Generation and became a standout technician possessing a wealth of knowledge.
In 2017 Darryl went out on his own launched his own company, DIESEL GAS & MARINE SYSTEMS PTY LTD (DGM) because he saw a gap in the market: facilities who wanted the best possible service and knowledge for a reasonable investment.
Diesel Gas & Marine Pty Ltd is a partner in the business of marine and power solutions and provides solutions to any size business. He is responsible for all aspects of DGMS operations and is the driving force behind the company’s success.
Founder & Director - DGM Services
Office Manager - DGM Services
Engineering Technician - DGM Services