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Tablelands Highway Upgrade, NT

10, July 2019

WGA’s Darwin office has been providing civil engineering for the Tablelands Highway Upgrade Project Stages 1 & 2. Tablelands highway is a major highway in the NT, 10 hours outside of Darwin, which is essential to the transportation of cattle through connecting the Barkly and Carpentaria highways. The…

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SA & VIC Infrastructure teams join for Suburban Roads Project

28, June 2019

Staff from WGA’s Infrastructure team from our Melbourne and Adelaide offices are currently working on the tender for Victoria’s Suburban Roads Upgrade (SRU) Public Private Partnership project for the South Eastern Roads and the Northern Roads packages. WGA has formed a Joint Venture agreement with consulting…

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New Roof for Memorial Drive Tennis Centre

19, June 2019

A significant upgrade to Adelaide’s Memorial Drive Tennis Centre will soon enable the historic venue to host international-standard tennis tournaments. WGA is part of the team delivering the $10m redevelopment, which will feature a single-span lightweight roof across the existing stands and centre…

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Patrick Terminals ZPMC Crane Import Verificiations

4, June 2019

Since 2005, WGA has been providing ongoing engineering support and third party independent design verification to Patrick Terminals, who have been importing Ship-to-Shore (STS) Cranes from the global manufacturer ZPMC. WGA is currently providing structural, mechanical, electrical and access compliance…

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UniSA Civil Engineering Grant

30, May 2019

The WGA Civil Engineering Grant is a $5k grant awarded to a full-time Bachelor of Engineering student undertaking their third year of undergraduate studies at University of South Australia. The grant is awarded to students who demonstrate academic excellence, passion for the industry and leadership potential.…

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Hiring Graduates for 2020

16, May 2019

In the last five years, WGA has employed over 30 graduates across our Australian offices in a range of positions. Applications are currently open for engineers and young professionals for positions in our Melbourne, Perth and Adelaide offices to commence early 2020. Pictured here are some of the graduates…

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Simon McCarthy prefabAUS presentation "When will offsite construction be right for my development project"

13, May 2019

WGA senior structural engineer Simon McCarthy recently presented “When will offsite construction be right for my development project” at the PrefabAUS Breakfast Seminar. Simon encouraged developers to embrace the technique sooner rather than later and commented on how the stigma of standardisation leading…

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Russell Martin MAR Training Workshop in South Africa

9, May 2019

WGA Principal Hydrogeologist and technical expert in managed aquifer recharge, Russell Martin, was recently invited by the International Association of Hydrogeologists South Africa and the Groundwater division of Geological Society of South Africa to present a three-day training workshop in Stellenbosch.…

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Perth Office Tour

6, May 2019

It’s been two months since our Perth office relocated to 66 Kings Park Road! To celebrate we thought we’d share a tour of our new space. The office provides a great blend of work and recreational balance featuring stand-sit desks, a breakout area with ping pong and foosball, outdoor area with a half…

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UDIA Committee 2019 WGA Members

18, April 2019

The Urban Development Institute of Australia (UDIA) is the leading representative body for the urban development industry, with members from a wide range of fields. The SA chapter of the UDIA has recently selected WGA Associate Principal Engineer Ryan Byrne and Civil Engineer Kate Vugts to join their…

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