Jindari launch - Roebourne
On Friday 16th November, we launched the Jindari initiative in Roebourne with support from Cape Crushing and the Group. The day was successful and provided traditional owners from the area the opportunity to attend and ask questions in relation to Jindari.
In December 2011 the CFC Group made a commitment to provide opportunities for youth and Indigenous people in WA, both in the...
Centurion receives High Achievement certificate from BP
Centurion recently participated in BP’s Accredited Contractor Program (ACP) and have exceeded the benchmark Health, Safety, Security and Environmental (HSSE) assessment score, being awarded a High Achievement certificate.
The ACP assists BP in meeting its HSSE goals of no accidents, no harm to people and no damage to the environment, by ensuring all business partners are successfully...
JCB flexes muscle in mini excavator market
Photo caption: The new JCB 8085 midi excavator is one of the few 8.5-tonne machines on the market with zero tail swing configuration.
JCB, the largest privately-owned manufacturer of construction equipment in the world, has upped the ante in the mini excavator market in Australia by expanding its range with three new models hitting our shores.
Ken Butler, National Excavator Manager with...
CFC Group adds Cape Crushing to expanding services
GROWING private resources and energy conglomerate, CFC Group, has today completed its acquisition of Perth-based mining services business, Cape Crushing and Earthmoving Contractors Pty Ltd, from the VDM Group Limited.
Cape Crushing and Earthmoving now joins Western Australia’s largest lead logistics provider, Centurion; one of the country’s most innovative underground utilities...
New JCB flagship Fastrac packs more punch
JCB has upped the ante in its drive for increased penetration into major broadacre farming applications in Australia with the launch of a new flagship Fastrac tractor offering increased power, torque and fuel efficiency as well as a host of other new features and improvements.
David Moselen, National Fastrac Product Manager with Australian distributor, JCB Construction Equipment Australia,...
Centurion launches pink strap project in support of breast cancer research
Load restraint straps used in the freight industry are about to take on a new look with Centurion introducing pink straps in support of the National Breast Cancer Foundation.
Centurion already uses pink-themed vests for visitors to its Hazelmere facility to help raise funds for the foundation.
The new pink straps will be a stark contrast to the common blue straps used across the industry and...
Expanded JCB mini excavator range on show at Civenex
JCB’s newly expanded mini excavator range for Australia, including a number of new models, is set to be unveiled at Civinex in Sydney on May 16-17.
Ken Butler, National Excavator Manager with distributor, JCB Construction Equipment Australia, said a complete range of machines from 1.8 tonnes through to 5.5t in cabin and canopy configurations, plus another two cabin models up to 8.5t, were...
Underground Services cleans up at Industry and Civil Train Awards
Underground Services took out three prestigious awards at the Industry and Civil Train Awards, presented at the CCF WA President’s Gala Dinner held on Friday 4th November.
We were awarded the Workplace Health and Safety Award, recognising our outstanding commitment to workplace health and safety.
Two of our top trainees were also awarded on the night; Brent Fairlie, won the Civil Train WA...
Centurion marches into oil and gas
LEADING logistics specialist, Centurion, has today announced the acquisition of the Oilfield and General Transport (OGT) business from BIS Industries, effective October 7.
The purchase, for an undisclosed amount, further strengthens Centurion’s commitment to the growing oil and gas sector.
“This acquisition brings a new level of expertise into the Centurion business,” said Mark Doig,...
Underground Services EcoPlough receives high commendation at Engineers Australia Awards
Underground Services is celebrating after its EcoPlough received a high commendation in its category at the 2011 WA Engineering Excellence Awards held on Saturday 17th September. The Innovation and Development category was hotly contested with a number of significant projects from some of the top players in the industry including Rio Tinto, Monadelphous, GHD, Sinclair Knight Merz, Fluor, Western...