Barry Kleine

Machine Safety Engineer
Team Leader

Barry is an equipment reliability professional with over 30 years of experience in equipment and safety performance.

He undertaken several senior reliability roles in multi-national corporations, including time as the Global Reliability Manager for ABB. His sector background is mainly in the wood processing industry, and recently he has been involved in extensive machine safety reviews in the New Zealand meat industry.

Barry’s success in international roles comes from his hands-on background, coupled with his systematic, detailed approach to solutions. Barry is a meticulous expert in the identification of site issues, prioritising to get the fastest results and applying world-class processes in a practical, functional and cost-effective manner.


  • BE (Mech)
  • CMSE® – Certified Machine Safety Expert (TÜV Nord)
  • NZCE (Mech)
  • Advanced Trade Fitting Turning and Machining