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Asphalt Night Works

HiQA recently completed an asphalt project for the NT Government Department of Infrastructure, Planning & Logistics (DIPL). This included approximately 1,300 tonne of asphalt laid on sections of Elrundie Avenue in Palmerston NT. The requirements of the project were to mill off the existing wearing course and replace with a new wearing course. Replacing the […]

HiQA Hosts the 2018 Rock and Soil Logging Course for the Northern Territory

On the 2nd of May HiQA Geotechnical Darwin in collaboration with the Australian Geomechanics Society (AGS) hosted the 2018 Rock and Soil Logging Course for the Northern Territory. Delegates from the NT Department of Infrastructure, Planning & Logistics, Mining, Civil Design and the Geotechnical industry including HiQA competitors participated in the day long course. The practical hands-on course focused on logging […]

HiQA Innovation

It is essential for all businesses who want to grow their company to make positive changes to improve their technology. Daniel Gaunt HiQA Operations Manager was invited by Calibre One for a Question and Answer session on how HiQA has embraced digital technology. Daniel walked Calibre One through HiQA’s nine year journey in digitally transforming the business […]

Northern Gas Pipeline (NGP) Update from HiQA

HiQA have been busy at our newest laboratory in Tennant Creek undertaking predominantly concrete testing at this stage for the Northern Gas Pipeline project. The 622km pipeline will link Tennant Creek in the Northern Territory to Mount Isa in Queensland. Construction of the $800 million project began in July 2017 and the first gas is […]

October Business Month 2017

Introducing our next Territory Success Story – Luke Myall from Hiqa Geotechnical Young 28 year old Luke Myall thought it would be a good idea to buy a small construction material testing business in regional NT during the Global Financial Crises. One year later, Luke opened another office and by 2011 the business was operating […]

HiQA at the October Business Month Business Event

October Business Month (OBM) is the Northern Territory’s premier business event, aimed at assisting small to medium sized Territory businesses. OBM offers businesses across the Northern Territory a month long program of inspirational and educational business events.  Luke Myall Managing Director of HiQA has been selected as one of the Local Business Stories.  Luke will […]

HiQA Geotechnical opens new Asphalt Laboratory

The largest independent testing lab in Northern Australia is now open for business. For the first time, Northern Territory construction, defence and mining industries have access to a construction materials testing operation that conducts in-house assessments for road projects from investigation to sealing. The official opening of HiQA Geotechnical’s new Asphalt Laboratory on July 1, […]

Introducing Darwin’s new Laboratory Coordinator

HiQA would like to introduce the newest member to HiQA and our leadership team, Scott Coburn. Scott has taken on the role as Darwin’s Laboratory Coordinator in our growing Darwin operation. Scott has 6 years testing experience in construction materials with 5 years in the Northern Territory. Although not his first senior role Scott is […]

Winning feeling for HiQA at business awards

Geotechnical service conquers new territory in top end HiQA Geotechnical was a major winner at the 2017 Telstra Northern Territory Business Awards coming away with two accolades on Tuesday July 4. However, the sampling and testing company –  which works with the construction, defence and mining industries – is already looking ahead to new frontiers. […]

New Darwin Laboratory Branch Manager

HiQA are proud to announce that Matthew Dunkley has won the Darwin Laboratory Branch Manager role. Matthew has been with HiQA for 5 years as the Training & Quality Manager and has been a valuable member of the team. In that time Matthew has redesigned and implemented a new training procedure and program that complements […]