EVOL LNG is one of Australia's leading providers of LNG for transport, power generation and industrial applications, operating since 2001. EVOL LNG is managed within Kleenheat and part of Wesfarmers Chemicals, Energy & Fertilisers.


Our LNG production and distribution capabilities include:

  • 250 tonnes per day LNG plant in Kwinana, Western Australia;
  • Supply from APA Group’s LNG facility in Dandenong, Victoria;
  • Australia’s largest fleet of LNG road tankers; and
  • LNG storage & vaporisation facilities for power generation & industrial applications.

We have a wealth of in-house engineering expertise covering all aspects of LNG production, storage, transport and vaporisation, as well as skilled technicians who maintain our LNG assets.

Who we are

Wayne McCrae

Manager, Sales and Marketing

Wayne has over 20 years of commercial experience with a primary focus on energy and is responsible for supporting the continued growth and adoption of LNG as a remote power generation and industrial fuel solutions within the WA. Wayne encourages innovation to meet customer energy needs, focused on cost effectiveness, reliability, and supporting low carbon solutions.

Prior to joining Wesfarmers, Wayne worked extensively in corporate finance in London, and within Australia, executing strategic opportunities within the retail energy sector. Wayne has a Bachelor of Commerce degree from the Victoria University of Wellington, and is a full member of the Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand.

Josh Phillips

Manager LNG

Josh has been with EVOL LNG for over a decade, and has successfully contracted more than 80,000 tonnes per annum of LNG sales to power generation customers in this time; achieving the company’s growth objectives. Josh is equipped with a useful understanding of mineral processing, gas and dual fuel engine technologies, and energy economics. His focus is on creating customer value, managing risk and delivering high quality solutions. Josh was instrumental in the marketing of LNG to the marine sector, establishing EVOL LNG’s bunkering capabilities in WA, and performing the first truck-to-ship LNG bunkering operations in Australia.

Josh is also a highly competitive sportfisherman, with a passion for marine ecology.

Kathryn Millican

Kathryn Millican

Business Development Manager

Kathryn joined EVOL LNG in 2020 as Business Development Manager and is enjoying the opportunity to work with new and existing customers to deliver energy solutions for a variety of mining and utilities projects.

Prior to joining EVOL, Kathryn worked in a variety of technical sales management and organisational growth and development roles in the industrial communications technology industry. Kathryn holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree from Curtin University of Technology.

Yen Lee

Business Development Manager

Yen joined EVOL LNG in 2023 as Business Development Manager and has been part of the Wesfarmers Chemicals, Energy and Fertilisers team for over five years in a variety of financial and commercial roles. Yen is part of the team that is responsible for developing energy solutions for new customers and delivering a seamless LNG solution to existing customers.

Yen holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree from the University of Western Australia and is a CPA Australia qualified accountant.

Richelle Brown

Business Development Manager

Richelle Brown has a diverse skill set in management, project management, stakeholder engagement, and risk management. With extensive experience in compliance, quality control, process safety, and integrated safety management systems, she has consistently excelled in leadership roles across various industries, including oil and gas, utilities and pharmaceuticals.

With a passion for supporting new and emerging industries with their energy transition, Richelle joined the EVOL LNG team in 2022 as Business Devolvement Manager. In customising LNG supply solutions, Richelle is responsible for developing and maintaining commercial relationships and providing operational support for both new and existing customers.

Hilton Ward

Project Development Manager

Hilton has been working alongside EVOL LNG for the past nine years, starting in a technical role coordinating the maintenance of LNG facilities and equipment, later joining the EVOL LNG team as a project specialist. In his current position, Hilton adds customer value by managing projects from the design stage through to energy supply, utilising his knowledge of LNG systems to produce efficient solutions and results.

Hilton has a qualified background in Electrical and Instrumentation within the resource and energy sectors.

Tom Dallison

LNG Project Coordinator

Tom joined the EVOL LNG team in March 2021 as Project Coordinator. Tom’s primary role is coordinating the procurement and construction of our LNG facilities on remote power generation sites. Tom has been in the Kleenheat business since 2015 and prior to starting with EVOL LNG, he was Kleenheat’s Team Leader in the Operations Maintenance team and was responsible for the installation and maintenance of the various LNG and LPG assets (fixed and mobile) throughout Western Australia.

Mileeta Birrell

Management Support

Mileeta has worked within the Kleenheat business for 30 years and is an integral member of the EVOL LNG team. Mileeta is responsible for the day to day administration and sales support activities of the LNG business.