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A new brand and new home for FMG Engineering

We are delighted to introduce our new corporate branding and announce that after 31 years in Norwood our Adelaide office now has a new more modern home at 67 Greenhill Road Wayville, south of the city.

Plate Load Testing - what is it?

A field-based test, that assesses the suitability of a site for its intended purpose by confirming that the existing terrain can take the load created by the planned construction.

Welcome Back Vahid

Civil Engineer Vahid Bhaskaran returns to FMG Engineering

Thought Leadership Forum | Considerations for Aquatic Infrastructure both Ageing and New

FMG Aquatic Engineering specialist Ashley Holmes, dove into the hidden world of aquatic infrastructure at the Thought Leadership Forum here in Adelaide. Discussing the unpredictable challenges and wide range of possibilities within this ever-evolving field.

Aldinga District Centre | Award Win

Congratulations are in order for the City of Onkaparinga Council’s Aldinga District Centre that was recently recognised for Excellence in Design and/or Construction of a Public Works Project - Over $1 million, at the annual South Australian Institute of Public Works Engineering Australasia (IPWEA) Awards.

Love in Action | Winter Drive

Winter is a harsh time for those sleeping rough, Ben Zotti (Structural Drafter) has lead the FMG Engineering team in a Winter donation drive.

New Project: Warburton Community Recreational Precinct

FMG Engineering is excited to be designing the civil and structural elements of the Warburton Community Recreational Precinct for the Yarra Ranges Council. Together with Papworth Davies, we hope to cultivate a space where families and the community as a whole can enjoy the great outdoors along the beautiful Yarra River.

Jeremy takes part in charity ride for juvenile diabetes

We’re very proud when our of our people! Tomorrow, Jeremy Clapp will be taking part in the JDRF One Ride, raising funds for juvenile diabetes. As a member of team Velounitas, he will endeavor to complete the 160km version of the course. Jeremy’s inspiration to take part in this charity event is close to his heart...

Thought Leadership Forum: Managing Ageing Aquatic Infrastructure (Melbourne)

FMG Engineering hosted in Melbourne last week a Thought Leadership Forum on Managing Ageing Aquatic Infrastructure. Our resident expert, Senior Aquatic Engineer Ashley Holmes, shed light on the challenges of aging infrastructure investigations, maintenance, upgrade possibilities and difficulties. FMG hopes this forum will help our clients and industry understand a little more about the complexities of aquatic infrastructure. Thank you to those who attended and we hope to bring this informative session to Adelaide soon.

Haigh’s Chocolates - New chocolate factory

Just in time for Easter! - Haigh’s Chocolates opened their new $15m state-of-the-art factory at Mile End last week, nearly tripling their production capacity. Haigh’s set FMG Engineering’s Structural team, led by Lindsay Ames, the task of designing and documenting the factory’s 1,400m2 concrete floor, without joints and completed in a single pour. A challenge achieved using Dramix steel fibre concrete reinforcement, in combination with conventional reinforcing mesh. Haigh’s will never have to worry about maintaining joints in their floor! ...