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Recent Appointments

18, January 2019 #People

WGA is pleased to announce the appointment of four new Associates: Matt Hurba, Alex Carneiro, Clement Ao and Danni Haworth. WGA’s Associates are recognised as proven leaders within the company as well as the industry within their field of expertise. WGA would also like to announce Jude Teakle has become…

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Jindalee Operational Radar Network

10, January 2019

The Jindalee Operational Radar Network (JORN) is an over-the-horizon-network which provides 24-hour military surveillance across Australia’s northern air and sea approaches. It is Australia’s first comprehensive land and air early warning system, assisting in detecting illegal entry, smuggling, and unlicensed…

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Whyalla Women in STEM Event

14, December 2018

WGA Structural Engineer Jessica Nicholson recently spoke at Whyalla’s Inspirational Talks by Australian Women Engineers event hosted by Liberty Primary Steel, to promote STEM careers for women in Whyalla. Female students from Whyalla High School, Edward John Eyre High School and Samaritan College attended…

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Hydrology and Water Resources Symposium 2018

7, December 2018

Earlier this week WGA Principal Hydrogeologist Brett Sinclair and Senior Civil Engineer Emma Hendy attended the Hydrology and Water Resources Symposium in Melbourne. The Symposium is one of Australia’s largest events devoted to hydrology, water engineering and water resources and provides a forum to…

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St Andrews Golf Classic 2018

5, December 2018

WGA recently sponsored a hole at the St Andrew’s Hospital Golf Classic fundraiser held at the Royal Adelaide Golf Club. Two WGA representatives Adam Loader & Franco Gelormini attended the event which raised funds for the St Andrew's Hospital Inc. Foundation. The day involved lunch, a coaching clinic…

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Supporting Chartered Status at WGA

20, November 2018

WGA would like to congratulate Alex Granegger Carneiro, a senior structural engineer in our Adelaide Office, on obtaining her CPEng. This is a great recognition of Alex’s hard work and dedication. WGA is proud to support all our engineers in achieving and maintaining their Chartered status through provision…

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WGA Perth Office relocation

7, November 2018

The on-going success of our WA office has led to a sustained growth. From our early days as a team of five in 2014, we have now grown to be in excess of 40 staff. As a result, we are moving to Level 1, 66 Kings Park Rd, West Perth. The move is scheduled to be completed by the new year and is an exciting…

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Welcome Jayne Emerson WGA National Operations Manager

2, November 2018

WGA would like to extend a warm welcome to our newest leadership member, Jayne Emerson, who joins the WGA team as our National Operations Manager. Within this role, Jayne will assist WGA to implement their Strategic Plan. As National Operations Manager, Jayne will be responsible for the efficient and…

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Beyond Blue Speakers

29, October 2018

As a follow-up to R U OK? day WGA has hosted two Beyondblue Speaker Bureau volunteers over the last fortnight. Mary Jo Fisher and Penny McAuley shared their personal mental health battles and information on resources that are available to those who may be struggling. The aim was to continue the conversation…

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Carmen Selway National Winner AIPM Awards

12, October 2018

WGA Project Manager Carmen Selway took out the title of National Winner for the category Project Team Member at the AIPM 2018 Project Management Achievement Awards for her work on the Waterproofing the East project. In September Carmen was awarded a Project Management Achievement Award by the South Australian…

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