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New Hotel Development on Kangaroo Island

8, May 2020

We recently began the documentation phase of the Andermel Kangaroo Island Tourist Accommodation Project. The project includes shop and restaurant extensions, 65 glamping ‘bubble tents’, 80 independent accommodation suites, a 3000sqm cultural museum and an owner’s private residence. It’s great to see…

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Improving the Earthquake performance of an Iconic Adelaide Cathedral

4, May 2020

Our Joint Managing Director, Peter McBean was was featured on the news this weekend for his work in improving the earthquake performance of the iconic St Peter’s Cathedral in Adelaide. This is being undertaken for the Cathedral’s sesquicentenary and current work involves installing tensioned steel rods…

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National Museum of Qatar

1, May 2020

Earlier this year we finished our first project in Doha, Qatar! We provided civil and structural design services for two new playgrounds in the gardens of the recently opened National Museum of Qatar. The first playground, ‘The Cave of Wonders’ replicates a naturally occurring sinkhole and the second…

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Springwood Stormwater Management Plan wins Stormwater SA Award

27, April 2020

We’re thrilled to announce that our stormwater management strategy at Springwood Development was named the winner for excellence in strategic and master planning in the Stormwater SA Awards. The project involved managing stormwater runoff from the new 1200 lot Springwood urban estate on greenfield land…

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WGA COVID-19 Current Status

24, March 2020

Following the worldwide spread of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) WGA would like to inform you of how we are handling the situation. Our main priority is to protect the health of our employees and their families, our clients, business partners and the broader community. WGA is regularly reviewing our response…

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WGA Joins the Space Race

6, February 2020

Towards the end of 2018 it was announced that the Australian Space Agency would be based in Adelaide. We identified that our specialist engineering expertise in heavy lifting, structural, civil, industrial and electrical and instrumentation would be highly sought after in this sector. We have since been…

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Designing Australia's Clean Energy

4, February 2020

As global shifts towards reliable and clean electricity continue, wind power has increasingly become a significant part of the energy industry. WGA is currently involved in several windfarm projects across Australia with several more on the horizon as the industry continues to grow. Of particular interest…

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Hazelwood Powerstation Demolition

29, January 2020

Hazelwood Power Station closed its doors in March 2017. Located in Victoria’s Latrobe Valley, it once supplied approximately 22% of the State’s energy requirements. WGA has been engaged by Delta Group to undertake a third-party review for the demolition of the facility, including the blast felling…

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Developing Our Leaders

21, January 2020

2019 saw a second cohort of staff from across our offices participate in WGA’s Leadership Development Program. A core tenet of WGA’s Strategic Plan is to develop the leadership capability and capacity of our people, to ensure we are able to meet current and emerging needs of the business. After the success…

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New Associates and Shareholders

14, January 2020

WGA is pleased to announce that Ryan Byrne, Jason Zafry and Brett Jennings have become shareholders in our employee-owned business. Ryan and Jason have worked extensively across many sectors with Ryan having a large focus on the Urban Development and Energy Sectors, and Jason in the Transport Sector.…

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