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October 7, 2021
APS Crane Acquisition
The APS team has just acquired its first 15 Ton Sennebogen Crawler Crane that will form part of our Cranes and Rigging Division. The Sennebogen 613 E Series Pick & Carry Crawler Crane is exceptionally versatile and provides excellent flexibility on-site due to its ability to travel and telescope with loads. Because of its simple but robust design, the 613 E model also boasts reduced transport and setup costs.
June 22, 2021
In 2016, Built. was contracted to manage and carry out restoration works to the façade of the iconic Flinders Street Station in Melbourne, the largest and busiest railway station in Victoria. APS had not previously worked with this client; however, we were approached directly due to our high performing teams and experience in delivering complex projects. APS was awarded the scope, which included the design and erection of the scaffold that provided […]
June 22, 2021
Initially contracted to the Gorgon LNG construction project in 2012, consistent high-quality work saw the scope and APS site team continuously grow from a small team to 40+ staff, and then 100+ tradesmen and rope access personnel in the latter part of the project. The complexity of the scope required our workforce to include riggers, scaffolders, boilermakers, and electricians all of whom provided a wide range of specialist services. Working […]
June 22, 2021
APS has erected a temporary pedestrian overpass at Aircraft Station as part of the second phase of the Aviation Road Level Crossing Removal Project. This project required four scaffolders to erect 25 tonnes of scaffolding to connect the station carpark to the platform. This scaffolding also included specialised pedestrian access components. The temporary pedestrian overpass is expected to be in place until late 2021 and will be removed upon completion […]
January 28, 2021
APS Acquisition Article Tile
Vertech Welcomes Victorian Infrastructure Company APS to the Group Vertech Group is proud to announce the majority acquisition of APS, a Victorian-based industrial services provider. Despite the major challenges faced by many industries in 2020, this deal caps off a busy growth period for Vertech Group, having completed a series of strategic acquisitions and joint ventures across Australia and New Zealand in the past 18 months. Founded in 2005, APS […]
July 9, 2020
UAV CASA cover
During the global COVID-19 pandemic the un-manned inspection team at Vertech Group has been keeping very busy. One of the many new and exciting things we have achieved is our Civil Aviation Safety Authority (CASA) accreditation to conduct commercial UAV (drone) operations.