Thu 04 Aug 2016

Announcing Tasmania’s 2016 Earth Awards Winners

The Tasmanian Earth Awards were held on Friday the 29th of July at Wrest Point in Hobart.

Along with the traditional Earth Awards, six new categories have been introduced to recognise the diverse achievements of civil contractors from across the state.

There was plenty of music and entertainment, and the night saw a 50% increase in attendance and a 150% increase in entries compared to last year – the largest CCF Tasmania event in 5 years!

Room 7Jack 10

 

THE WINNERS

EARTH AWARDS

CATEGORY 1 – PROJECT VALUE UP TO $1 MILLION – SPONSORED BY VEC CIVIL ENGINEERING PTY LTD

TRELOAR TRANSPORT – CORINNA SAND MINE REHABILITATION
Cat 1 Treloar VEC 2

 

FINALIST – BATCHELOR CONSTRUCTION GROUP AND KINGBOROUGH COUNCIL – LITTLE CONINGHAM BEACH STORMWATER AND COASTAL REHABILITATION PROJECT

FINALIST – PAUL ZANETTO PTY LTD, TASMANIAN WATER AND SEWERAGE CORPORATION, IPD CONSULTING – TI-TREE BEND WWTP RISING MAIN FLOWMETER

CATEGORY 2 – PROJECT VALUE $1 MILLION TO $5 MILLION – SPONSORED BY DEPARTMENT OF STATE GROWTH

WATER INDUSTRY SOLUTIONS – OUSE TO HAMILTON TREATED WATER TRANSFER PUMP STATION AND PIPELINE
Cat 2 WIS Elise

 

FINALIST – CITY OF HOBART – LIVERPOOL ST RECONSTRUCTION

FINALIST – VEC CIVIL ENGINEERING – SLIP AND BANK STABILISATION ROCK CUTTINGS

CATEGORY 3 – PROJECT VALUE $5 MILLION TO $10 MILLION – SPONSORED BY DEPARTMENT OF STATE GROWTH

SHAW CONTRACTING (AUST) AND HYDRO TASMANIA – LAKE ROWALLAN DAM UPGRADE (PHASE 2)
Cat 3 Shaw TasWater Elise

 

FINALIST – VEC CIVIL ENGINEERING – UPPER RINGAROOMA IRRIGATION SCHEME

 CATEGORY 4 – PROJECT VALUE $10 MILLION TO $30 MILLION – SPONSORED BY DIAL BEFORE YOU DIG

VEC CIVIL ENGINEERING – TASMAN HIGHWAY EAST DERWENT HIGHWAY INTERCHANGE ROADWORKS
Cat 4 VEC DBYD

 

STATE AWARDS

SAFETY AT ROADWORKS – SPONSORED BY DEPARTMENT OF STATE GROWTH, TROPHY DONATED BY EYE SPY SIGNS

SHAW CONTRACTING (AUST) PTY LTD
Safety Shaw Hidding

 

TRAINEE OF THE YEAR – SPONSORED BY FULTON HOGAN

JENNA VINEY – HARDINGS HOTMIX PTY LTD
Hardings Fulton

 

EQUIPMENT OPERATOR OF THE YEAR – SPONSORED BY DIAL BEFORE YOU DIG

RICKY PRICE – HAZELL BROS GROUP
Hazell Bros DBYD

 

OWNER/ OPERATOR OF THE YEAR – SPONSORED BY KOMATSU AUSTRALIA P/L

BAYDEN REARDON – REARDON CONTRACTING
Komatsu Reardon

 

SMALL CIVIL CONTRACTOR – SOUTH – SPONSORED BY KELLY CIVIL CONTRACTING

TNT EXCAVATIONS
Contractor Sth Adrian Simon

 

SMALL CIVIL CONTRACTOR – NORTH, EAST AND NORTH-WEST – SPONSORED BY VEC CIVIL ENGINEERING

TRANEX GROUP
Nth Contractor Tranex VEC

 

COMMITMENT TO TRAINING AND SKILLS DEVELOPMENT (EMPLOYER) – SPONSORED BY FULTON HOGAN

VEC CIVIL ENGINEERING
Training VEC Fulton

 

PRE DINNER DRINKS SPONSORED BY ANDREW WALTER CONSTRUCTIONS

Pre dinner 8Pre dinner 9

 

ENTERTAINMENT SPONSORED BY SHAW CONTRACTING (AUST)

80s Band 10 Colin 9

 

 

SEE YOU ALL NEXT YEAR!