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Fauna Tech and Premise

Announcing a strategic partnership between Premise Environment and Faunatech

Premise Environment has a proud history of delivering quality environmental engineering and ecology services for diverse clients. As part of our continuing commitment to professional development, we are pleased to announce a strategic partnership with Victorian based firm, Faunatech. Established in 1991, Faunatech specialises in the design, development, supply and support of fauna monitoring equipment […]

Celebrating the Premise Annual Client Function

This week, Premise North Queensland celebrated our much-anticipated Annual Client Function. The Premise Townsville team were joined by 150 distinguished guests from Local and State Government, along with high-profile Queensland business identities in engineering, infrastructure and development. Continuing a tradition set by our predecessor UDP, this year’s celebration marked a successful 2017 following our strategic […]

NEW RESEARCH: Additives in chicken feed may save farmers money and time

At Premise, we focus on innovation that can improve outcomes for our clients across the agricultural, environmental, engineering and water sectors. Our in-house experts actively contribute to leading industry research and publish in peer-reviewed journals.

Announcing Andrew Buckley as Chairman

Announcing Andrew Buckley as Chairman

Premise, a leading interdisciplinary engineering consultancy in Queensland, has taken a big step forward by attracting the services of a former Managing Director of an ASX listed professional services firm. Former Cardno Ltd CEO, Mr Andrew Buckley, has been appointed Chairman of Premise, which was formed last year following the merger of Brisbane based O2 […]

Pat Brady -UPD

Premise for growth

TOWNSVILLE-BASED engineering firm UDP Group is undergoing a ­rebranding following a merger with engineers the O2 Group. The two firms announced the merger in July last year and became O2UDP but will now be known as Premise. The firm’s Townsville office on the corner of Sturt and Denham streets has been given a makeover and […]

Chris Porter

REVEALED: Engineering merger will affect Mackay

WHILE the big boys and girls of the engineering consultancy world focus on the grand projects, a group of middle market firms has pooled together to strengthen their services. This pooling has formed the Premise company, which will include the Mackay business UDP on Wellington St. Office manager Chris Porter said the name Premise would […]

Solar project part of $4m funding announcement for the Whitsundays

Acting Premier of Queensland Jackie Trad was the bearer of good news for the Whitsundays when she visited Up River this morning.  Across Whitsunday, Mackay and Isaac, councils will receive $16.68 million over two years; specifically the Whitsunday Regional Council will get $4.07 million in the second round of Works for Queensland.  Ms Trad toured the water […]

Feedlot dust suppression methods reviewed

An Australian Meat and Livestock project (jointly funded by grain-fed levies and the Australian Government in consultation with ALFA), has provided a detailed review into Australian dust suppression methods for feedlots. The review’s findings are published in the May 2017 Edition of ALFA magazine. Special thanks to authors Dr Benjamin Jones, Dr Kimberley Wockner, Dr Peter Watts, Lucy Richardson […]

Townsville team named for Hells Gate study

National engineering firm SMEC will lead a consortium of Townsville businesses to undertake a $2.2 million study for the proposed Hells Gates Dam on the Burdekin River. The group includes local engineering firm UDP, consulting firm Brazier Motti and economic consultants AEC. They will commence the 12-month detailed feasibility study immediately. The study will determine […]