Firm Construction

Mid-tier builders offer flexibility

SPECIAL REPORT: The state’s mid-tier builders are sharpening their focus on specialised areas to ensure they fend off growing interest in local construction projects from eastern states-based companies.

Builders battle to bolster books

Intense competition among small to medium-sized builders is resulting in competitive tenders and tight margins.

$58m in school construction contracts

Esslemont Cockram has won a $28 million contract to build new facilities at Willetton Senior High School, the largest of six construction contracts for education and training centres awarded recently

FIRM wins $40m Wirtgen project

Perth-based FIRM Construction has been selected by German mining machinery manufacturer Wirtgen Group to build a $40 million sales and service facility in South Guildford.

Builders start winning school contracts

Four local building companies have won the first batch of contracts to be awarded by the state government under its $265 million ‘Year 7’ building program.