In any workplace your safety and the safety of others will always, ultimately, depend on you. A worker may believe he can work safely amidst hazards he has created while persistently notifying other workers in the area of those hazards, but he should carefully consider his surroundings beforehand.
With the rise of China and India at the moment as consumers of Australian minerals and oil and gas outputs, the nation is stepping up its output efforts to meet the ever-increasing demand. In addition to those works, the required support infrastructure has created a market rich with opportunity for Queensland welding company, Barfab.
Cooke Precast Concrete (CPC) is a family business, started in 1996 by Harley Cooke, who had previously worked in the transport and drainage industries. Simon Cooke, general manager of Cooke Precast and Harley’s cousin, told us that business has been growing steadily ever since, but there are more dramatic developments that will soon see the light of day and enable the company to step up a gear and provide all the services its major clients need.
Since 1991, Haslin Constructions has been producing formidable government infrastructure projects in Australia and enjoying measured yearly growth with an annual turnover of as much 90 million dollars.
Lahey Constructions has extensive experience within the commercial construction sector, regionally based on the New South Wales mid north coast (Kempsey) and with offices in Sydney, Brisbane, Darwin and Alice Springs. The company’s vast portfolio of projects stands as testament to its prolific history of constructing high quality buildings in both the public and private sector.
After many successful decades in the construction industry, Donato Belperio says the answer to gaining new clients and earning repeat business from existing ones is simple: it all comes down to customer satisfaction.
Tim Stewart apologised for being “busier than a one-legged goalkeeper.” The Nortruss Group has a huge catchment area as it supplies almost the entire north Australia region from its headquarters in Darwin, and Tim is kept fully occupied with ensuring the full range of building materials is delivered throughout that area whatever the weather or the time of year.
Ritek Building Solutions has been offering innovative structural roof and wall systems in Australia for nearly 30 years, pushing the building industry ever forward with its time saving, waste reducing custom designed building solutions.
There is a considerable variety of projects in the ‘finished’ folder of Monarch Building Solutions Pty Ltd, but as the string of awards won can testify, in its short life so far the company’s projects have a common theme – quality.
Guam is not a destination on everyone’s mind, but Smithbridge Group has an anniversary coming up – 20 years of construction work on the tiny North Pacific island. As Albert Smith, Group Managing Director, told us, the company was started in New Zealand, founded in 1964 by John Smith, his father, and operated as John C Smith Contractors Ltd in the Rangiora/Christchurch area.