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Colin Duff - Premise Managing Director

Premise welcomes new Managing Director Colin Duff

Today marks a significant change in the ongoing growth and development of Premise. Our Chief Executive Officer, Anton van Velden has advised he is leaving Premise to take on new challenges. Under Anton’s leadership he has led the review and implementation of the strategic plan and has been instrumental in the restructuring of roles and […]

Patrice Sherrie

Premise welcomes Patrice Sherrie to the board

We’re extremely proud to announce the recent appointment of Patrice Sherrie, Non-Executive Director to the Premise Board. With over three decades experience in chartered accounting and commerce, Patrice has an extensive background within finance and business sectors. She is a Chartered Accountant Fellow, a Graduate member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors, and holds […]

Haughton Pipeline Duplication Project

Update on Haughton Pipeline Duplication Project

The 36.5km Townsville City Council Haughton Pipeline Duplication Project is funded by Queensland Government to improve water security for Townsville. The $215 million project will improve water security for Townsville and is providing a strong employment boost for north Queensland.  Stage 1 of the 1.8m diameter Glass Reinforced Polymer (GROP) pipeline will pump water from […]

Celebrations as Geolyse rebrands to Premise

Celebrations as Geolyse rebrands to Premise

This week in our Dubbo, Orange and Oran Park offices, we celebrated the rebrand of Geolyse to Premise. Embracing the change, the team welcomed CEO – Anton van Velden, Executive Director – Patrick Brady and Marketing Manager – Kate Cummins to NSW officially mark the rebrand and celebrate a new chapter in the company’s journey. […]

David's Ritchie and Bobyreff

General Managers appointments in Qld to bolster growth

As part of our business strategy we’ve recently appointed David Ritchie and David Bobyreff to drive market growth and manage operations from our Brisbane and Sunshine Coast offices. David Ritchie, General Manager – South East Queensland and Asia David is a performance-driven and accomplished professional with a multi-discipline engineering background specialising in building services and […]

Premise and Geolyse exec team

Premise joins with NSW company Geolyse

We’re proud to announce that we have joined with NSW-based Geolyse to create a single group that will deliver increased expertise while maintaining personalised services across the two states. Our companies merged during October following several months of negotiations. Premise CEO Anton van Velden said the merger provided numerous benefits to the businesses, staff and […]

Premise celebrates national award win

Premise celebrates national award win

Premise took out the Stormwater Association  National Award for Excellence in Strategic or Master Planning, for their work on the Walloon Waterlea Estate – Integrated Stormwater Management Strategy. After firstly winning the Queensland state award, the project went on to win the national award, ahead of some impressive competition. The project, led by Keith Howells […]

Anton van Velden as CEO

Premise appoints Anton van Velden as CEO

Premise is thrilled to announce the appointment of Anton van Velden as our new CEO. Further details have been reported by the Townsville Bulletin, as appears below: ENGINEERING firm Premise has appointed Anton van Velden as its new CEO. Mr van Velden brings over 20 years of industry experience to the role and will make […]

Postcard from Vietnam

Postcards from Vietnam

Earlier this year, our dedicated Water Engineer Martin Roushani left the Brisbane office to take on new challenges with our Vietnamese team based in Hanoi. We caught up with Martin to hear about his experiences living and working abroad: 1. How has your daily routine changed in Hanoi? “While I’ve established my own routine in […]

Bus hub ready by Xmas

Bus hub ready by this Christmas

Townsville CBD’s long-awaited bus hub is expected to be mostly built by December – about eight years after the previous public transport terminal was removed from the city centre. A Townsville City Council manager provided an update on the $4 million project to the council’s infrastructure committee yesterday, while the council also released an artist’s […]