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About us

Vicbeam, located in Bayswater (Vic) has become the preferred supplier for many Victorian and Australia wide Timber Merchants and Wholesalers. We also work closely with architects and engineers.

Where it all started

In 2003 we realised that suppliers were failing their customers, not taking on the harder projects in laminated timber beams – there was a niche ready to be filled.

Andrew Wallace seized the opportunity as he had already been creating glulam works in Australia since the 80s, well ahead of the popularity we now see for the product.

While erecting glulam structures internationally, Andrew created a ‘can do’ attitude and a culture of strong constant innovation. Sons Joshua, Caleb and Tim have joined Andrew to make this a family values business.

Andrew worked on many major projects, including a pivotal one-year project in Hong Kong. The Royal Hong Kong Jockey Club (1991) took over a year at which time Andrew and his family relocated to Hong Kong where his expertise was required for several years.

What’s our guarantee to you?

Whenever we have problems with our product we are well known to get out on site at our expense and fix them. We don’t need to fall back on a standard or a guarantee because we go the extra mile and we reference our values daily.

Being a smaller company, we are nimble, we retain our quality and constantly value add in areas such as:

  • Glulam product design and innovation
  • In-house fabrication services
  • In-house drafting services
  • Engineering solutions
  • Timber oil coating services
  • Timber connection detailing

If you need a specialist, we are here to help you.

Meet the team

Andrew Wallace

Andrew Wallace

Founder

A commercial builder with over 40 years’ experience, he brings you a wealth of integrity and experience and is the brains trust of Vicbeam.

Josh Wallace

Josh Wallace

Managing Director

By nature quiet and deep thinking, Josh oversees the day-to-day running of the business with an open-door policy.

Shane Morrison

Shane Morrison

Business Development Manager

Shane is passionate and friendly, always prepared for a chat. Since 2012 Shane has been instrumental in taking Vicbeam to the next level.

Tim Wallace

Tim Wallace

Sales & Marketing Manager

Adept at many things, Tim creates our vision in the marketplace and helps us to continuously improve and adapt.

Caleb Wallace

Caleb Wallace

Special Projects Manager

With clever ideas and hard work, Caleb gets the job done with precision and accuracy. You can trust Caleb to find the right solution.

Pauline McGuire

Pauline McGuire

Accounts

Bubbly and friendly with an eye for detail, Pauline looks after the incomings and outgoings of the business and works closely with Josh to keep everything on track.