APS, which is part of the Vertech Group of companies was founded in 2005 and deliver a comprehensive array of Engineering, Fabrication, Scaffolding and Specialist Access services. From the business’s inception APS quickly became known as a trusted, respected and innovative contractor, who prides itself on its high quality delivery, people and services.
Some of the APS milestones include APS take on a larger fabrication facility in the Western suburbs of Melbourne in 2007, allowing the business to start work on the design and manufacture of our proprietary, modular Aluminium Suspended Access Platform (Technitruss). 2009 was another milestone year for APS, winning the D&C contract for the West Gate Bridge Strengthening Project to supply and install our Technitruss Suspended Access Platforms.. At the time the project was the largest suspended access project in the southern hemisphere (if not the world) and consisted of around 7000m² of in-house manufactured APS Technitruss System.
2016 saw APS awarded a contract to supply, design, erect and dismantle the one of the largest scaffolds ever built in Melbourne that was completely encapsulated and came with some real innovation to allow the the Flinders Street Train Station to continue to operate during the restoration works.
Other significant projects and milestones in recent years include the Caulfield to Dandenong Sky Rail, Metro Tunnel Early works project, the Glenn Shopping Centre, TED at Monash University, the West Gate Tunnel Project and the Iconic Sydney Harbour Bridge. In.2020 our Metro Tunnel and the Sydney Harbour Bridge works increased significantly seeing us supply services and over 175 people to these projects on an ongoing basis.
HEALTH, SAFETY, AND ENVIRONMENTAL EXCELLENCE
At APS our most important values are quality and the care we show for each other, our clients, and the environment. Accordingly, the highest standards of health, safety and environmental responsibility are prioritised throughout the business and in the delivery of our services.
The nature of our core business is Engineering, Fabrication, Scaffolding and Specialist Access services in a wide range of sectors. This means it is absolutely essential that we deliver our services with safety, consistency, and reliability with no exceptions.
APS is committed to a safe and healthy working environment and consistently strives to improve not just our own safety performance, but those of our partners and peers. We work closely with our employees, partners, and clients to reinforce our positive culture, values, and HSE commitments.
Below you will find links to our HSEQ Policies;
Alcohol Drug Policy
Fit For Work Policy