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McConnell Dowell Group

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McConnell Dowell is the Creative Construction Company, building better communities through safe, smart, efficient infrastructure.

We are an international and diverse group with one culture and one goal – to ensure we remain the very best. Working at the forefront of the construction industry, we provide our people with a stimulating environment that challenges them to think laterally and excel beyond even their own expectations.

At McConnell Dowell, we drive
progress through personal initiative, responsibility, autonomy, backing ourselves, challenging others and being resilient. We’re progressive in our nature. This has resulted in an enduring, well- defined culture that is cohesive, shares the same goals and has an unbeatable team spirit. So no matter where you are – Australia, the Pacific, Singapore, Thailand, Indonesia, Middle East, New Zealand – there is only one McConnell Dowell.

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Built Environs

Building & Construction

Built Environs is a progressive building construction company with a reputation for professionalism and delivering complex projects on time and within budget. And, while we’re proud of our achievements as a company, we are defined by the quality of our people.

At a Glance

A strong brand and culture of success

Over 50 years of operation, McConnell Dowell has successfully delivered the most technically complex projects time and time again, building a reputation as a key player in the Australian and New Zealand construction industries.

Construct world-class infrastructure to improve communities

McConnell Dowell thrives on joining a community during and beyond a project. Whether it be the construction of the Gold Coast Light Rail or a remote marine wharf in Western Australia, McConnell Dowell delivers impressive infrastructure for the betterment of the communities in which we operate.

Work and travel to international destinations

McConnell Dowell is part of the Aveng group which operates across four continents. As a member of the McConnell Dowell Group, there are opportunities to take your career across the globe.

Fulfill your goals

McConnell Dowell is committed to the development and enhancement of our people. Not only are our employees equipped and empowered to carry out their role with the skills they need, our employees have the opportunity to drive toward their own goals which is encapsulated in our performance review program.

Strong teamwork ethics and approachable leadership

Our success is built upon the relationships of our people. It is in the DNA of McConnell Dowell employees to cultivate supportive teams that provide an environment where you can not only grow and be challenged, but enjoy yourself while working alongside your mates.

Be a person and not a number

Each and every employee brings a different perspective to the challenges that we face every day. We value the diversity of our individual employees because their different perspectives allow us to continue to deliver first-class infrastructure across the McConnell Dowell footprint.

Show us your creative talents

As a multi-disciplined company building tomorrow’s infrastructure, McConnell Dowell offers exposure to a new and unseen work environment in every challenge and project that we undertake. Employees at McConnell Dowell have the freedom to innovate in a safe environment, with the structure of a strong and established company.

A global workforce

With a workforce spanning the globe, we know that having a constant and solid company culture ensures we operate to the best of our potential. We are all about straight talking, building team spirit and maintaining the highest level of safety standards.

A values based organisation

Our company vision and values guide the behaviours and business practices of all of our employees and help to build lasting relationships with clients, governments and communities through a commitment to clear and effective communication.

A safety driven culture

Safety is at the core of the McConnell Dowell business. With a large and diverse multicultural workforce, we equip all of our staff with training and development opportunities to constantly improve our capability in the building construction industry and ensure that everybody is safe in their working environment.

Key Areas

Civil and Marine

Our creative approach to civil and marine infrastructure projects isn’t the only thing that sets us apart from our competition. It’s our engineering capability.

This difference means we think outside the box, explore every possible project solution, and find the best one for our customers.

So whether it’s a port, jetty, wharf, dam, outfall, seawall, bridge, road, rail or industrial project, we offer solutions that deliver value.

Rail

With a range of accreditations across the Group, an impeccable safety record, and a team of highly trained specialists, our rail construction and maintenance capability provides the fullest scope of solutions for our customers, backed by the expertise of Aveng Rail. We have experience in safely conducting a full range of construction works within a live rail environment and have a full collection of plant available for use to deliver services in the two most critical rail sectors: track construction and maintenance, and rail structures.

Pipelines

When it comes to pipelines, we like to think big, with over 200 projects delivered to date, totalling over 30,000km across Australia, New Zealand, Asia and the Middle East. As one of the largest pipeline contractors in the region, we have laid pipeline in diameters of up to 50 inches. Our capability spans our product and pipe type installations in remote, urban and environmentally sensitive locations.

Tunnel & Underground

With over 30 years’ experience, the delivery of 130km of tunnels, and over 3 million tonnes of material moved, our tunnelling capability is unrivalled: this is the MCD Group difference. We are renowned for our road header, Tunnel Boring Machine (TBM), pipe-jacking and micro-tunnelling expertise and our capacity to provide fully integrated engineering and construction solutions. Our expertise covers the whole range of tunnelling, from specialist soft ground techniques (full faced balanced earth pressure machines) through to hard rock tunnelling.

Building

As the commercial building brand of the McConnell Dowell Group, Built Environs has the ability to deliver everything from small scale refurbishments through to major developments across Australia.

Industrial & Mechanical

With specialist skills in mining and metals, oil and gas, chemical processing and water markets, we provide complete construction service in green and brown-field facilities construction from engineer, procure, fabricate, field erection, civil, mechanical, piping and electrical installation works through to commissioning.

Our People

We are committed to providing a working environment for our people that develops them to the best of their ability and harnesses innovative thinking, while giving them a challenging and rewarding environment in which to work. We are also committed to providing a workplace that is safe for our people to work and one that does not adversely affect the environment. The value of our people is priceless and we want them to be motivated to work for us as their employer of choice, to be as enthusiastic and proud of their employer as we are of our people and their service to us. The McConnell Dowell Group employs people from many different nationalities and backgrounds. Diversity in our workforce enhances our ability to deliver innovative solutions to our customers. We are committed to treating every employee with fairness, respect and equality.

Health & Wellbeing

McConnell Dowell offer a variety of programs across the physical, mental and wellness spectrum.

We are constantly evolving our offerings to ensure our employees are given the help and support they need to achieve their health and wellness goals.

Our aim is to make McConnell Dowell a great place to work.

Our Health and Wellbeing initiatives bring our vision for our workplaces to life, by linking people, place and technology together. This then creates a vibrant, energetic, engaging and productive working environment.

We value flexibility and provide a workplace that meets the changing needs of our employees, thus creating a great place to work.

Our programs are designed to:

  • raise employee awareness on the importance of understanding health risks and the impact they have on our lives.
  • assist employees to optimise their health and supports healthy choices and behaviour change through information, health initiatives and on-line tools to enable them to their best.
  • encourage our employees take an active role in managing their health, lower health risks and improve our chances of preventing chronic disease.

We aim to provide preventive and proactive interventions, identification and or resolution of both work and personal problems that may adversely affect performance and wellbeing.

McConnell Dowell is the Creative Construction Company, building better communities through safe, smart, efficient infrastructure.

We are an international and diverse group with one culture and one goal – to ensure we remain the very best. Working at the forefront of the construction industry, we provide our people with a stimulating environment that challenges them to think laterally and excel beyond even their own expectations.

At McConnell Dowell, we drive
progress through personal initiative, responsibility, autonomy, backing ourselves, challenging others and being resilient. We’re progressive in our nature. This has resulted in an enduring, well- defined culture that is cohesive, shares the same goals and has an unbeatable team spirit. So no matter where you are – Australia, the Pacific, Singapore, Thailand, Indonesia, Middle East, New Zealand – there is only one McConnell Dowell.

McConnell Dowell is the Creative Construction Company, building better communities through safe, smart, efficient infrastructure.

We are an international and diverse group with one culture and one goal – to ensure we remain the very best. Working at the forefront of the construction industry, we provide our people with a stimulating environment that challenges them to think laterally and excel beyond even their own expectations.

At McConnell Dowell, we drive
progress through personal initiative, responsibility, autonomy, backing ourselves, challenging others and being resilient. We’re progressive in our nature. This has resulted in an enduring, well- defined culture that is cohesive, shares the same goals and has an unbeatable team spirit. So no matter where you are – Australia, the Pacific, Singapore, Thailand, Indonesia, Middle East, New Zealand – there is only one McConnell Dowell.

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