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28 November 2019

Shaw is currently completing two projects for TasWater in Hobart with the construction of the new Coolstore Road Sewer Pump Station and the upgrade to the existing Southbridge Sewer Pump Station (SPS) and associated Chemical Dosing Unit.

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20 November 2019

At the mid-year event, we recognised employee’s years of service contributions to the business for 10 and 20 years. Our longest-serving employee Craig Reardon reached the milestone of 30 years with the business on the 30th October, what a great achievement!

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14 November 2019

Shaw has just had a new Cat 140M grader delivered to the team for work to commence at Prossers Road with Chris Scott on the levers. The grader is fitted with a Trimble total station to ensure the final trim tolerances are spot on.

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5 November 2019

With the completion of dig/lay on the DICL pipelines at Scottsdale for VEC, we still have a site presence with a fit off crew. Our small team and 8t excavator are completing air and scour valves in preparation for pipeline filling and commissioning.

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28 October 2019

With the pavement season already started, Shaw has purchased three new CAT CS66B vibrating flat drum rollers to meet our needs. With projects such as Perth Links, Prossers and Waterhouse Road they will be busy for the summer.

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18 October 2019

Shaw was engaged by TasRail to undertake coastal erosion works on their western line at KPW 167 in Sulfur Creek. KPW 167 consisted of two sites close to each other, both at approximately 80 m in length.

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7 October 2019

A new 13 tonne Kobelco excavator has been delivered to the Mowbray Roundabout project with Shaun Burr pulling the levers. The machine has been fitted with GPS, tilt bucket and a blade and is the sixth Kobelco in the fleet.

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13 September 2019

Shaw was engaged by VIVA Energy Australia to replace 100m sections of their white oil and black oil pipelines in Devonport.

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22 August 2019

Shaw has just purchased 3 new Volvo excavators, 2 x EC220 and an EX380DL which will replace the ageing Hitachi 24 tonne and 33 tonne machines.

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10 August 2019

The recent Civil Contractors Federation dinner in Hobart saw the Summerleas Roadworks project winning the best project in the $10 to $30M category for the VEC Shaw Joint Venture.

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