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ADCO to deliver WACA makeover

In recent years ADCO has grown to be one of the leading builders in WA and we are incredibly excited to be selected as the Builder of Choice for the WACA Ground Improvement Project. It is one of the most iconic projects being delivered within Perth and our component will consist of a high-performance cricket centre, state-of-the-art museum, café and event and function facilities, the construction of community facilities and aquatic facility. WA Cricket CEO Christina Matthews says it is great to be working with ADCO as the WACA Ground Improvement Project continues to progress. “The WACA Ground will be a world-class inclusive...

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ADCO signs new Defence project contract

ADCO is proud to announce that we have been awarded the Early Contractor Involvement Planning Phase Contract for Defence’s Guided Weapons and Explosive Ordnance Storage Program (GWEOSP) works at Defence Establishment Orchard Hills (DEOH). GWEOSP will deliver Earth Covered Buildings and associated facilities and infrastructure at DEOH located in Western Sydney. Throughout the Planning Phase the ADCO team will provide comprehensive buildability and constructability advice aimed at ensuring success in the Delivery Phase. With the Defence Strategic Review identifying the fundamental role that guided weapons play in holding an adversary at risk in Australia’s northern approaches, ADCO appreciates the strategic importance of...

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ADCO Excellence Program for Bond Uni students

ADCO is thrilled to be partnering with Bond University to deliver the ADCO Excellence Program. The program will provide students the opportunity to be mentored by senior ADCO staff as part of their studies in roles including Construction Managers, Project Managers, Estimators, Design Managers, Project Engineers and Contract Administrators. Launching the program at the start of the month, Bond University Construction Discipline Lead Dane Miller said the chance to get a real feel for the industry would give Bond students a leg up in the education journey and potentially their career. “You can’t buy that exposure and experience that this program will offer,” he said....

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Port Hedland Airport refurbishment taken to new heights

We recently completed the Port Hedland International Airport upgrade and were thrilled to be part of the opening ceremony. The $65 million project encompassed refurbishment and expansion of the existing terminal building along with upgrades to services and infrastructure. This complex project presented many challenges throughout its lifecycle being in a live environment where normal operations of the airport were required to be maintained. This required our team to co-ordinate and schedule carefully with the client on many stages including installation of the new fire hydrant system whilst keeping the existing system live to ensure the airport always has adequate fire coverage....

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Griffith Hospital redevelopment tops out the concrete structure

Topping out the concrete structure in a construction project is always a significant milestone and one our team working on the Griffith Base Hospital redevelopment has just achieved. What makes this project even more significant is its regional location and the challenges of securing trade partners, materials and a team that is required to work away from home. ADCO has significant experience in successfully delivering regional projects and we look forward to working with NSW Health in delivering this important piece of infrastructure for the community.

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ADCO continues long relationship with Bond University

ADCO was very proud to attend the opening of the recently completed Bond University Institute of Health and Sport building. The completed project gives Allied Health students access to 11,500m2 of educational spaces, state-of-the-art training facilities, clinics and equipment. Governor of Queensland, Her Excellency the Honourable Dr Jeanette young AC PSM officially opened the building with Vice Chancellor and President Professor Tim Brailsford the master of ceremonies for the evening’s events. ADCO was thrilled to once again partner with Bond University to deliver this project continuing a long association with the University. We first worked with Bond University in 2004 completing the...

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WA Regional Health Care Facility Opens

ADCO recently completed a $61.4 million construction on Newman Health Service in the Pilbara region of Western Australia. Then Premier Mark McGowan, Minister for Health Amber-Jade Sanderson and Member for the Pilbara Kevin Michel officially opened the new facility on the 3 May 2023. Building a staged hospital in a remote location is not an easy task but one our people excelled. Implementing a staged approach allowed the existing hospital to remain operational until the new one was completed.

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ADCO Completes South Rock State School

ADCO has a strong track record of delivering first class education facilities for Government Departments all across Australia. We have successfully handed over a brand-new school, South Rock State School at Yarrabilba to the Queensland Department of Education. The project involved design and construction within a timeframe of 14 months ensuring the school was completed and ready for students to start the 2023 school year. As the #PeopleWhoBuild we not only met but exceeded deliverables to ensure the school was open to welcome the eager new students as planned. The program of works included 28 classrooms, two flexible spaces, a...

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National Equal Pay Day 2023

It’s National Equal Pay Day today and ADCO is firmly committed to promoting gender equality and closing the pay gap through industry leading policies and programs. Supporting our internal policies and procedures, we are constantly working to improve gender equality with mentoring, training and development programs encouraging and fast-tracking women into leadership roles, implementing industry leading parental leave conditions and health and well-being offerings. Women of ADCO (WoA) was formed over 10 years ago and provides great value to ADCO through national dialogue, providing brand recognition and development of strong allegiances within education, and the construction, architectural and engineering industries....

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ADCO building education in NSW

We have just been announced by School Infrastructure NSW as the Builder of Choice for the Castle Hill Public School upgrade project. The project will deliver new classrooms and upgraded core facilities to support the growing population of North West Sydney. New permanent classrooms will replace demountable buildings and the upgrade will provide a new hall and student amenities, as well as support classrooms, administration, and staff areas. We look forward to the completed project providing future benefit to the growing Hills District community.

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