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CCFNT Trainee and Apprentice Awards

What an amazing night for HiQA. Congratulations to our CCFNT Trainee and Apprentice Awards Winners and Finalists. We are so proud of your achievements. Dean Ayson – WINNER Rae Snodgrass Apprentice of the Year Dean Ayson – WINNER NT Mature Age Achiever Colin Mackander – WINNER Indigenous Training Award Colin Mackander – FINALIST NT Mature […]

Keep River Completion – All good things come to an end

There is nothing more satisfying than seeing a project come to an end.  To finally see the construction of infrastructure that will give industries and communities further opportunities to building and growing their economy. Commencing in September 2019, HiQA were engaged by local contractor, Exact Contracting Pty Ltd, for our local expertise to complete the […]

Civil Contractors Federation WA 2020 Earth Awards

Last weekend our Perth team attended the Civil Contractors Federation Western Australia (CCFWA) 2020 Earth Awards.    Already members of CCF in the NT, we have recently joined the CCFWA cohort to expand our WA relationships.   Our WA Operations Leader, Franco Harkins and his team have been expanding our footprint throughout WA.   HiQA sponsored the […]

CCFNT First Year Apprentice of the Year

Congratulations Dean Ayson for winning the Civil Construction Federation Northern Territory (CCFNT) First Year Apprentice of the Year Award at the recent 2020 Earth and Training Awards evening held in Darwin.   Dean was a popular figure at the event after making his way to the stage prematurely, thinking he had won when his name […]

CCFNT Indigenous Trainee of the Year

Congratulations to Newton Roddenby from our Katherine Laboratory who recently won Indigenous Trainee of the year at the Civil Construction Federation Northern Territory (CCFNT) Earth and Training Awards.   There were two finalists in this category with runner up Colin Mackander also representing HiQA Geotechnical from our Darwin Laboratory.   Newton is a community minded […]

Award Winning Team!

HiQA recently attended the 2020 CCFNT Earth Awards in Darwin and proudly came away with several wins. Winners of the Subcontractor of the Year Award, HiQA also had seven team members who were individual finalists in the Training Awards. Out of the four categories, we had two winners – Newton Roddenby from our Katherine Laboratory […]

HiQA Leading the Way!

When COVID-19 hit, as a business, we were ready!   Our team were able to social distance from our clients and team members because of our transition to cloud based products, such as Microsoft Teams, Sharepoint Online and GeoTester. In conjunction with Calibre One, Telstra, Microsoft and GeoTester we have grown into a business that is […]

A New Way of the Future?

A real challenge faced on the Keep River Plains Road Upgrade project, besides being so remote, is the timeliness of results. HiQA Geotechnical in partnership with the Northern Territory Government are conducting a research project to improve the effectiveness and timeliness of conformance testing onsite. HiQA are undertaking research on the Light Falling Weight Deflectometer […]

Keep River Return

We recently ramped up at our Keep River Annex facility after a brief pause in construction over the wet season.  Our team, lead be James Action, headed back to site last month to complete stage one of testing fill and base course layers on the Keep River bridge.  Stage two consists of sealing the remaining […]

COVID-19 Announcement (30 March 2020)

HiQA have implemented changes to our workplace to ensure the health and safety of our team and our clients, so we can continue to provide your testing and sampling needs. Our COVID-19 Management Plan is being monitored and updated regularly, in line with advice from state and federal Governments and Authorities. Take a look at […]

Telstra partner CalibreOne takes geotechnical services firm HiQA Geotechnical through three generations of IT

HiQA is always looking into ways to improve our technology.  This enables us to service our customers to the best of our ability.  HiQA featured in the CONNECTING THE AUSTRALIAN CHANNEL Sep 27 2018.  Click this link to read more.

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 […]

New method AS 1289 for compaction testing is on its way

The new method for compactions to the Australian Standards will be formalising curing requirements that laboratories will need to record for every compaction undertaken. This is based off a visual assessment of liquid limit and how far away from optimum moisture content the sample is versus table 3 within the standard. Short story is that […]

Soil Testing Leaders, HiQA wins Small Employer of the Year Award

HiQA are committed to training local talent in the Northern Territory. This commitment was validated when HiQA was nominated in the NT Training Awards. At the awards ceremony, HiQA won Small Employer of the Year 2015.  As a winner we have proven to be amongst the best of the best when it comes to skills […]

Northern Territory Training Awards Winner

HiQA are proud to announce we have won the 2015 Northern Territory Training Awards, in the category of Small Employer of the Year. We are very proud of this achievement which demonstrates HiQA’s commitment to training and the construction industry in the Northern Territory. HiQA would like to thank its trainees past and present plus […]