Western Australia
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Thu 23 November 2017

Densford supervisor wins national trainee award

CCF WA congratulates Tim Baines from Densford Civil, winner of the CCF National Certificate IV Trainee of the Year at the CCF National Awards in Canberra this week.

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Thu 23 November 2017

Legal guide a handy reference

CCF WA and HHG Legal Group have launched the second edition of the Civil Contractors’ Legal Guide.

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Thu 23 November 2017

Call to allay levy fears

CCF WA’s submission to the State Government’s review of waste management legislation has called for an end to the current uncertainty around the classification of clean fill used for land development.

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Thu 9 November 2017

Cause for optimism in 2018 WA Infrastructure Report

Infrastructure investment will play an important role in driving WA’s economy as it continues to transition from the resources boom to sustainable growth, according to the 2018 Western Australian Infrastructure Report, launched by the Civil Contractors Federation WA in conjunction with BIS Oxford Economics.

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Wed 1 November 2017

Landcorp pitches projects to private sector

LandCorp has showcased to land developers three new major lots with a total value of $122 million.

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Wed 1 November 2017

Water Corp design standards now online

Water Corporation has made its standards, specifications and drawings available online to assist contractors who are submitting tenders, by providing easier access to the documents.

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Tue 31 October 2017

ACCC litigates over unfair contract terms

The ACCC has successfully taken legal action to enforce new laws that protect small businesses from unfair contract terms.

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Tue 31 October 2017

Consultation sessions – help shape training policy

The Department of Training and Workforce Development is seeking feedback from contractors working on current contracts as well as those who tender, or plan to tender, for State Government construction contracts.

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Tue 31 October 2017

CCF WA SAFETY ALERT 17-05: Excavator cuts through live HV cable

CCF WA’s Safety Alerts describe actual incidents that have occurred on Western Australian civil construction sites. The incidents are shared by CCF WA members with the aim of continuously improving safety in our industry. This alert reminds excavator operators of their obligation to ensure Dial Before You Dig information has been obtained and viewed prior to excavation.

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Fri 13 October 2017

MAJOR REBRAND CHANGES WATER MANAGEMENT INDUSTRY

Redefining Australia’s dewatering, pump rental and environmental services industry, the integration of a group of water management companies has formed Pumps United, offering a one-stop shop for water management.

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