For more than 100 years the Downer Group has been synonymous with the development of critical infrastructure in Australia. Through a strategic growth strategy, they have built upon their reputation and experience to become one of the nation’s largest service providers to the transport, communications, resources, water and energy sectors.
With more than 11,000 employees located across the country, the Downer Group works with their clients to provide solutions for the complete asset lifecycle of new and existing projects. Their service offering begins with the vision from some of the world’s most innovative consulting experts, right through to the hard work and commitment provided by local teams on the ground.The Downer Group also partners with local businesses and communities to ensure their needs are considered during day-to-day operations.
On 22 February, 2011 Downer announced that its Australian Works, Engineering, Emerging Sectors and CPG Resources businesses would be combined into one division, Downer Australia.
Downer Australia provides integrated solutions to support the critical infrastructure needs of its customers in the core markets of Minerals & Metals, Oil & Gas, Power, Transport Infrastructure, Water, Communications, Social Infrastructure and Property. Downer Australia employs more than 7,000 people and is one of Australia’s largest engineering and infrastructure service providers. They support their customers on a national basis including large blue-chip companies, state government departments and more than 350 local government authorities. Downer Australia is a national supplier, service provider and project delivery business.
Downer Australia is committed to Downer Group’s aim of achieving a Zero Harm environment. Zero Harm is at the heart of understanding who we are and what we do. It defines Downer’s operations and fosters health, safety, sustainability, community and environmental excellence.
Downer Australia has formed many valuable partnerships with customers and communities across Australia and is committed to understanding, adapting and responding to their needs – less