Seymour Whyte Group News

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10 July 2017
  Seymour Whyte Constructions and Indigenous civil construction training company Boomerang Training Solutions’ partnership paid off with two successful work placements on the Port of Brisbane’s Port Drive Upgrade project. The Project Manager for Port Drive Upgrade Andrew Hammill said it all began with Seymour Whyte giving Boomerang’s Certificate II students a presentation on the […]
29 May 2017
  Seymour Whyte Constructions Project Manager Bryan Broadfoot was named Queensland winner of the Australian Institute of Building’s Professional Excellence Award for Infrastructure, in recognition for his outstanding performance on the Pacific Motorway: Coomera Exit 54 Interchange Upgrade. The company’s Northern Region Operations Manager Will MacDonald said Mr Broadfoot led a team of engineers and […]
19 May 2017
  With an official sod-turning event featuring special guests Federal Infrastructure and Transport Minister Darren Chester and Queensland Main Roads and Road Safety Minister Mark Bailey, construction officially commenced on the $929.3* million Bruce Highway Upgrade – Caloundra Road to Sunshine Motorway project. The Fulton Hogan Seymour Whyte Joint Venture (FHSWJV) were awarded the contract […]
17 May 2017
RCPL’s first school-based apprentice Jackson Treble (left) with Workshop Supervisor Terry Gamman Early this year, Rob Carr Pty Ltd (RCPL) took on Ormeau Hills State High School student Jackson Treble as our first school-based apprentice at the Yatala workshop on the Gold Coast. Jackson is undertaking a school-based apprenticeship for a Certificate III in Engineering […]
18 April 2017
Seymour Whyte Constructions achieved a milestone when its Narellan Road Upgrade team successfully installed a 52 m long, 66-tonne bridge girder to widen the Narellan Road bridge over the M31 Hume Motorway in Campbelltown, NSW. It was the largest bridge girder ever installed by Seymour Whyte Constructions, requiring two mobile cranes—weighing 750 tonnes and 450 […]
17 March 2017
Rob Carr Pty Ltd pipelayer Mark MacDonald recently completed a three-year traineeship for a Certificate III in Civil Construction (Pipe Laying) that he started at age 50, proving that age is no barrier to training success. Although Mr MacDonald has more than 30 years’ experience in civil construction and United Kingdom qualifications in drainage, this […]
27 February 2017
Seymour Whyte Constructions was recently awarded the $56 million design and construct contract for the Chandler Highway Upgrade—the company’s third Victorian project win in six months. Regional Manager – Southern Steve Lambert said Seymour Whyte Constructions was looking forward to delivering the high profile project with the innovative design and value-added options that the company […]
15 January 2017
Seymour Whyte Constructions has been named as the successful tenderer for upgrade of Melbourne’s iconic Swan Street Bridge. The $30 million upgrade (construction value $24.8 million) will slash travel times for the 30,000 vehicles that use it every day, as well as improve reliability and increase safety for pedestrians and cyclists.
12 December 2016
After a 19-month construction program, Seymour Whyte Constructions delivered the Townsville Ring Road Section 4project six months ahead of schedule. The new road, the final link in the Townsville Ring Road project, was officially opened on 12 December 2016 by the Minister for Resources and Northern Australia Senator Matt Canavan and Queensland Main Roads and […]
29 November 2016
Seymour Whyte has enhanced its commitment to gender diversity by signing on for a three-year partnership with Power of Engineering. Power of Engineering is a not-for-profit organisation whose vision is “to inspire young people to consider a diverse and creative career in the profession of engineering, with a particular focus on females, regional and Indigenous […]