Awards

Awards

Innovation & Excellence rewarded

VEC’s achievements over the years has received recognition through numerous business and excellence awards. These awards reflect the outstanding work our team has achieved through recognition of industry bodies, governments and community groups.

Our awards include:

2016

  • Civil Contractors Federation Earth Award, State Winner, Category 4 (Projects valued between $10 & $30 Million) – Tasman Highway East Derwent Highway Interchange Roadworks
  • Tasmanian - Australian Engineering Excellence Awards, High Commendation – Tasman Highway East Derwent Highway Interchange Roadworks
  • Civil Contractors Federation Earth Award, State Winner, Commitment to Training and Skills Development (employer)
  • Earthmover & Civil Contracting - Apprentice of the Year Award - Louis Maney

 

2015

  • Central Coast Chamber of Commerce & Industry Inc., 2015 Business of The Year Awards Category Winner Excellence in Manufacturing Award
  • Central Coast Chamber of Commerce & Industry Inc., 2015 Business of The Year Awards Category Winner Innovation Award
  • Tasmanian Community Achievement Awards, Semi-finalist for the Capital Innovation Insurance Group, Innovation in Safety Award


2014

  • Central Coast Chamber of Commerce & Industry Inc., 2014 Business of The Year Awards Category Winner Excellence in Manufacturing Award
  • Engineering Excellence Awards, High Commendation Tasmania 2014, Brighton Bypass – Project Management
  • Civil Contractors Federation Earth Award, State Winner, Category 3 (Projects valued between $5 & $20 Million) – Launceston Flood Levee
  • Safe Work Australia, Category 1, National Winner, Best Workplace Health and Safety Management System


2013

  • Civil Contractors Federation Earth Award, State Winner, Category 2 (Projects valued $1-5 million) – Don River Rail Bridge Superstructure Replacement
  • Civil Contractors Federation Earth Award, State Winner, Category 5 (Projects valued over $75 million)
  • WorkSafe Tasmania Work Health and Safety Awards, Overall Winner
  • WorkSafe Tasmania Work Health and Safety Awards, State Winner, Best injury management and return to work system.
  • WorkSafe Tasmania Work Health and Safety Awards, State Winner, Best Workplace Health and Safety Management System: Private Sector


2012

  • Civil Contractors Federation Earth Award, State and National Winner, Category 1 (Projects valued up to $1 Million) – Stitt River Rail Bridge Transom Replacement
  • Civil Contractors Federation Earth Award, State Winner, Category 4 (Projects valued between $20 & $75 Million) – Kingston Bypass
  • Crane Industry Council of Australia Lift of the Year, Category A 2012 People’s Choice Award – (VEC Thiess Joint Venture) Brighton Bypass, Jordan River Bridge


2000-2010

  • 2010 Tasmanian Building and Construction Industry – Innovation Award
  • 2006 Master Builders Australia National Environment & Energy Building Efficiency Building Award – Civil Open – Supply River Bridge
  • 2006 Master Builders Tasmanian Construction Excellence Award – Supply River Bridge
  • 2005 Central Coast Business Awards – Excellence in Industry Award
  • 2005 Tasmanian Engineering Excellence Award – Supply Mill Bridge
  • 2005 Case Earth Awards State Winner, Category 1 Construction Excellence – Supply Mill Bridge
  • 2004 Case Earth Award, State and National Winner, Category 2 Environmental Excellence – Cradle Mountain Tourist Road
  • 2003 Case Earth Award, State and National Winner, Category 1 Construction Excellence –Black River Bridge and Approaches
  • 2003 Institution of Engineers Excellence Award, High Commendation – Princess Bridge (Melbourne) Load Assessment
  • 2002 Business Awards – Ulverstone Tourism, Traders and Industry Inc. – Building and Construction Innovation Award
  • 2002 AusIndustry Certificate of Achievement – Leading design of road and rail infrastructure products and services
  • 2002 Worksite Traffic Management Award – Don Interchange
  • 2002 GIO Strategic Innovation Award
  • 2001 AusIndustry Certificate of Achievement – Road & rail infrastructure project
  • 2001 Institution of Engineers, Australia, Engineering Excellence Award – Highly Commended for Conservation of Red Bridge
  • 2001 Telstra & Tasmanian Government Small Business Awards in the 2001 Telstra and Tasmanian Government Small Business Awards – State Winner
  • 2001 Telstra & Tasmanian Government Small Business Awards in the Ansett Australia Business Owner Category of the 2001 Telstra and Australian Governments’ Small Business Awards – National Finalist
  • 2001 Telstra & Tasmanian Government Small Business Awards in the Ansett Australia Business Owner Category of the 2001 Telstra and Australian Governments’ Small Business Awards – State Winner
  • 2001 Telstra & Tasmanian Government Small Business Awards in the Ansett Australia Business Owner Category of the 2001 Telstra and Australian Governments’ Small Business Awards – State Finalist
  • 2000-2001 – Safety at Roadwork


1990-1999

  • 1996 Worksite Traffic Management Award – Midlands Stock Underpasses
  • 1995 – 1996 – Safety at Roadwork

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Head Office

10b Industrial Dr, Ulverstone,
TAS 7315

PO Box 812
Ulverstone, TAS 7315
info@vec.com.au

Phone +61 3 6425 6530
Fax +61 3 6425 6112

Hobart Office

Level 3, 116 Bathurst Street
Hobart, TAS 7000

PO Box 812
Ulverstone, TAS 7315
info@vec.com.au

Phone +61 3 6425 6530
Fax +61 3 6425 6112

Melbourne Office

Level 10, 567 Collins Street, 
Melbourne, VIC 3000

PO Box 812 
Ulverstone, TAS 7315
info@vec.com.au

Phone +61 (03) 864 50800
Fax +61 3 6425 6112

Level 10

567 Collins Street

Melbourne VIC 3000

Queensland Office

2 Burke Street,
Woolloongabba, QLD 4102

PO Box 812 
Ulverstone, TAS 7315
info@vec.com.au

Phone +61 3 6425 6530
Fax +61 3 6425 6112