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Civil contractors honour high achievers at 'People Awards'

Civil contractors honour high achievers at 'People Awards'

The Civil Contractors Federation (CCF) NSW has celebrated individual excellence in the industry at the annual 2017 CCF NSW President's Gala Ball, the 'People Awards'.

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Keeping up with the times

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In the September instalment of High on cranes, we speak to Ken Deacon, managing director of family-owned Wagga Mobile Cranes and Heavy Haulage. Deacon is a big believer in maintaining a modern fleet and has made two new additions to his fleet in two months.

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Skyjack expanding on its Australian presence

Skyjack expanding on its Australian presence

Linamar Corporation's Skyjack division just expanded their Australian office in New South Wales, with increased market share being cited as the driving force behind the company's first expansion since it entered the market over six years ago.

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Western Sydney Airport main works program

Western Sydney Airport main works program

The main airport works program will be divided into three primary packages of work.

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C&D recycler bears "mid-range culpability" for workplace death

C&D recycler bears "mid-range culpability" for workplace death

The District Court of NSW has returned judgement on a fatal workplace accident in 2015, recording convictions but ruling only for moderate fines.

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Case study: RMS invests in Rocla MassBloc for embankment repairs

Case study: RMS invests in Rocla MassBloc for embankment repairs

When Roads & Maritime Services (RMS) had to repair an unstable embankment on a major NSW road they needed a reliable and fast solution, so they invested in the Rocla MassBloc retaining wall system.

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Western Sydney Airport tendering process released

Western Sydney Airport tendering process released

Work on Western Sydney Airport has been divided into Enabling Works and the Main Airport Works program with tenders already issued for geotechnical investigation and land survey services under the Enabling Works program.

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Reforming C&D waste management

Reforming C&D waste management

It's been a year-long wait but the NSW EPA's much anticipated updated minimum standards for managing construction and demolition (C&D) waste are now available for public consultation.

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Western Sydney Airport survey tender released

Western Sydney Airport survey tender released

WSA Co has released a Request for Tender for the provision of Land Survey Services for the Western Sydney Airport project. This procurement is being undertaken using an open tender approach.

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New Hub to drive jobs for Western Sydney infrastructure boom

New Hub to drive jobs for Western Sydney infrastructure boom

A new hub to train up Western Sydney jobseekers to build world class infrastructure in the region has officially opened as the Turnbull and Berejiklian governments continue rolling out their $3.6 billion Western Sydney Infrastructure Plan.

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