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MAC funding applications - road safety audits

15th April 2015
MAC funding applications - road safety audits

HDS Australia has recently undertaken nine road safety audits on Kangaroo Island, in advance of the 2015 MAC road safety funding round. This project follows on from the seven road safety audits completed prior to the 2014 MAC road safety funding round, through which Kangaroo Island Council received $69,000 for road improvement works.

Mallala CWMS commencing property connections in April

30th March 2015
Mallala CWMS commencing property connections in April

HDS Australia has recently designed and project managed the construction of the Community Wastewater Management System for the town of Mallala. The infrastructure includes 6.5km of gravity drain serving 320 connections, 5km of directionally drilled rising mains and irrigation mains and a 12ML storage pond. Property connections to the new system will commence in April 2015, approximately 14 months after project start-up.

ITEANZ Automated Vehicles Seminar

25th March 2015
ITEANZ Automated Vehicles Seminar

Hugh Dixon recently attended an ITEANZ seminar on Automated Vehicles and noted the focus on developing and introducing vehicle automation such as lane departure warning, parking assistance and auto headlight dipping systems, rather than the end state of driver-less vehicles.