The Civil Contractors Federation National proudly announces the winners of the 2016 National Earth Awards that recognise excellence in civil construction projects across Australia, and the National Civil Train Trainees of the Year. Celebrating 23 years, the CCF National Earth Awards Dinner attracted more than 200 delegates at the National Press Club in Canberra on 4 November 2016.

Category 1 Project valued up to $1 million
Talis Civil Pty Ltd - Redfern Easy Access Upgrade Program NSW

Category 2 Project valued between $1 million to $5 million
BMD Constructions - Kauri Parade Tennis Courts SA

Category 3 Project valued between $5 million to $10 million
Abergeldie Complex Infrastructure Pty Ltd – Lennox Bridge Portals NSW

Category 4 Project valued between $10 million to $30 million
JF Hull Holdings & GHD - South Pine River & Tributary Creek Bridge Upgrades QLD

Category 5 Project valued between $30 million to $75 million
Lendlease Engineering and Rob Carr Pty Ltd – Alphington Sewer Project VIC

Category 6 Project valued more than $75 million
Gateway WA – Gateway WA Perth Airport & Freight Access Project WA


2016 National Civil Train Traineeships of the Year Awards

Certificate III Trainee/Apprentice of the Year – Mr Ben Anderson, Civil Mining & Construction, QLD

Certificate IV Trainee/Apprentice of the Year – Mr Clifford Dawson, Georgiou Group WA

Proudly Sponsored by


Category 1 (to $2m) – Maritime Constructions Pty Ltd, Vermi-remediation Pty Ltd, Department of Environment, Creation Innovation Agriculture and Forestry; Water and Natural Resources for the Sediment Manager of Patawalonga Lakes Systems Stage 2 Project (SA)

Category 2 ($2-10m) – Civil Mining & Construction Pty Ltd (CMC) for the Goggs Street and West Creek Channel Project, Toowoomba

Category 3 ($10-30m) – Territoria Civil for the Vopak Low Aromatic Fuel Facility Project, Darwin

Category 4 ($30-75m) sponsored by Brooks Hire – Seymour Whyte Constructions for the North Coast Batter Slope Stabilisation Project (QLD)

Category 5 ($75-150m) sponsored by – CMC/Downer Joint Venture and the Department of Transport and Main Roads for the Pacific Motorway Upgrade – Worongary to Robina Project (QLD)

Category 6 (over $150m) sponsored by Arthur J Gallagher – McConnell Dowell Constructors Pty Ltd for the Gold Coast Light Rail Project Stage One.