Greg Forbes, managing director of C2CE, has a long track record – pun intended. This is a highly specialised company focussing on capital work in railways. It has two distinct areas of business – one being public infrastructure (metros, regional rail links and the like – working for clients such as V-Line in Victoria, ARTC, which is the regional provider for Victoria, New South Wales and South Australia – and the other being the private sector, working in particular for the mining majors such as BHP or Rio Tinto.
With a rich history of service and design spanning over a century, The Buchan Group has evolved from its roots in Victoria into an interdisciplinary design group serving the needs of clients across Australia, New Zealand, South East Asia, the Middle East, and the United Kingdom. Under the leadership of 31 directors and principals, the 300-employee strong design group is widely acclaimed for its experience and excellence in design in many sectors, including retail, residential, mixed use developments, commercial offices, hotels, civic, health, education, and entertainment and lifestyle.
Gavin Construction was first established in WA by two brothers whose “pride of workmanship and sense of humour” provided the cornerstone of the business. More than forty years later, that same spirit is clearly evident in the approach of this commercial and industrial construction specialist company, headed now by the second generation, Sean Gavin, Managing Director.
From commercial development and construction to residential dwellings and renovations, industrial scaffolding and maintenance to civil contracting and plant hire, Mead Con has the skills, vision, and experience necessary to create quality construction projects and assist clients every step of the way.
If you know the sumptuous and exclusive Palazzo Versace hotel on Queensland’s Gold Coast, you will be familiar with its private 90-berth marina. It is, as the brochures will tell you, ‘state of the art’ and designed to be easy for the clientele of the hotel and residences to moor their yachts, luxury launches and multi-hulls easily and safely.
Rahan Constructions celebrates its 20th Anniversary and a sustainable successful building outlook beyond 2013. It would be a major understatement to suggest that Rahan Constructions values its clients highly. This is, after all, a company that went to the trouble of trademarking the expression “Building Relationships.
According to Paul Moffet, General Manager of Northrop Engineers, there is nothing particularly complicated in what a consulting engineer does. “It is not brain surgery. It’s about good people servicing good clients. It is kind of a universal principle, I would have thought, and it is quite engrained in us. I don’t think there is much more to it. We have been doing it for about 30 years.”
Formed in Adelaide in 1996, Robin Johnson Engineering has grown into one of Australia’s preeminent engineering, design, project management and construction companies, with a focus on High Voltage (HV), Medium Voltage (MV) and Low Voltage (LV) electrical, instrumentation and control works.
As a specialty chemical supplier for the building and construction industry, Sika Australia prides itself on being technically driven and project-motivated. The company – a global player in specialty chemicals with local presence in 76 countries – maintains a product line featuring high-quality concrete admixtures, specialty mortars, sealants and adhesives, damping and reinforcing materials, structural strengthening systems, industrial flooring as well as roofing and waterproofing systems.
In 2007 four friends had an idea that they couldn’t resist. Corey Passey, Darren Wallis, Leigh Wallis, and Greg Gardner all had experience in new home building and franchising, and they all noticed that many previous customers would later come back to have their homes expanded.