ACA News

Supporting World Mental Health Day

With 21% of workers in the construction industry shown to have had a mental health condition and the rate of suicide being twice that of other people in Australia, looking after employee mental health is a priority for the Australian Constructors Association. Read More

Watpac employs local family in prison expansion project

The Mid North Coast Correctional Centre (MNCCC) expansion, led my ACA member Watpac, is ensuring one local Kempsey, NSW family can roll up their sleeves and work together on the Aldavilla project. Read More

McConnell Dowell wins top construction award

At a major industry event in Sydney tonight, the Chith Export Facility at Weipa in Far North Queensland, constructed by Mc Connell Dowell Constructors (Aust) Pty Ltd, was announced as the 2019 winner of the Australian Construction Achievement Award. Read More

Peak construction body reappoints its leaders

The Australian Constructors Association (ACA) today announced the reappointment of its current national executive team to lead the industry’s major construction businesses in 2019. Read More

Winner of the 2018 ACAA announced

At a major industry event in Melbourne tonight, Multiplex Constructions was announced as the 2018 winner of the Australian Construction Achievement Award for the Optus Stadium and Stadium Park at Burswood WA. Read More

Peak constructors body appoints new leaders

The Australian Constructors Association (ACA) today announced the appointment of a new national executive team to lead the industry’s major construction businesses in 2018. Read More

Finalists for the 2018 ACAA announced

The Australian Constructors Association (ACA) together with Engineers Australia has announced that six projects have been selected as finalists to compete for the 2018 Australian Construction Achievement Award (ACAA). Read More

ACA Confirms Evidence Given by ABCC Commissioner

The Australian Constructors Association (ACA), the industry body that represents the largest construction companies operating in Australia, today supported evidence given at a Parliamentary Estimates Committee hearing this week by the ABCC Commissioner Nigel Hadgkiss. Read More

Australian Construction Achievement Award – Winner 2017

At a glittering event tonight attended by the cream of the construction industry in Australia McConnell Dowell Constructors (Aust) Pty Ltd was named as the winner of the 2017 Australian Construction Achievement Award for its Melbourne Port Capacity Project – Maritime Works. Read More

Major Constructors Welcome Victorian Government Proposal to Review Public Construction Framework

The Australian Constructors Association (ACA), which represents Australia’s major construction companies, today welcomed the decision by the Victorian Government to review its framework for the procurement of public construction projects. Read More