Watpac is one of Australia's leading contracting and property development businesses. Since 1983, when the Company was first established in Brisbane, we have worked diligently to grow and diversify across the country. The Company has over 1,000 staff nation-wide, and an impressive portfolio that includes construction, civil infrastructure, civil landscaping, property development, refurbishments, specialty construction, civil engineering and mining projects. Watpac's Head Office remains in Brisbane, with our operations also supported by offices in Townsville, Sydney, Melbourne, Adelaide, and Perth.
Our award-winning projects include a variety of works for a clientele who are just as varied. Our clients include State and Federal Government agencies, private health providers, local councils, educational institutions, property developers, global mining entities, community organisations, and many others. It is this diverse range of works that allows Watpac to continue to succeed in markets throughout Australia, and to grow and diversify.
Watpac's Construction and Specialty Services divisions have developed a reputation for successfully completing quality, complex projects in a variety of markets. From educational, health, and research facilities, through to major sporting stadiums, entertainment precincts, commercial and residential high-rises, industrial facilities and everything in between, our teams have demonstrated their diverse range of skills and depth of experience that enables them to deliver projects of varying size and scope.
Watpac Civil & Mining is a rapidly growing entity with an extensive plant fleet, and a presence in most mainland Australian states in both metropolitan and regional areas. The division's varied civil portfolio includes road, rail, and bridge works, airfields, pavements, hard and soft landscaping, ports and coastal infrastructure, pipelines and sewer, dams and storage basins, commercial infrastructure, site structures, and sub-divisions. Mining works include contract mining, bulk earthworks, project management, mine planning, and detailed design work across the coal, gold, mineral sands and base metals commodities.
The Company's Property developments are renowned for being of the highest quality. The Property team has an eye for market potential, and is responsible for a range of projects across the retail, residential, commercial, and industrial sectors along the eastern seaboard of Australia.
At Watpac, we are committed to business for the long term. This means a considered and ethical approach to business, a focus on sustainability and supporting the community, building and maintaining effective relationships, and upholding the highest standards of workplace health and safety. We value the satisfaction of our clients and the role we all play in contributing to the health of local, state and national economies. In 2010, we are celebrating 25 years as an ASX-listed company, which is an opportunity to reflect on our tremendous growth and the loyalty and dedication of our staff and shareholders. We are confident the next 25 years and beyond will bring even more success to Watpac.