News & Events


AMCA Training Awards

The AMCA training achievement awards where held on Saturday 8th August 2015.  

D&E had two finalists in the drafting trainee award, Dexter Vivares and Chris Marsden and one finalist in the training achievement award, Seamus Moffatt.  

Congratulations to all the finalists.

We would like to give a big congratulations to Chris Marsden who won the drafting trainee award for 2015.  Well done Chris, keep up the good work!!


Its coming around fast..!

Challenge Support Kids with Cancer Pie Night Scheduled for 2015 

Preparations have started for the 2015 Biggest Aussie Pie Night!! 
D&E are excited to announce that we will be holding the Biggest Aussie Pie Night on Friday 21st August. 
We look forward to working with our loyal  and generous sponsors again in 2015 


Congratulations to D&E's 2014 Oxfam Trailwalker team!

They reached the finish line in around 34 hours!!! An awesome effort by everyone.
To everyone who donated to our fundraising. THANK YOU. We have raised $27,145 for Oxfam so far. 
It's not to late to get on board and contribute. Donations can be made up until 31st May and thanks again to everyone that has already donated to this very worthy cause. 


The day has arrived!

Here are the D&E Oxfam Trailwalkers ready to start their 48 hour 100km challenge!!

They have done an amazing job fund-raising & training for this event, the big day is finally here - Melbourne weather may not be co-operating but that is not going to stop our teams completing their challenge!!

Its not too late to donate either. You can easily do this by heading over to our Community Page and clicking on the links that each of our 3 teams has listed.

Your donations are greatly appreciated and thank you to everyone that has already contributed.


D&E is Awarded Dalmore Drive Caribbean Gardens Estate

D&E are pleased to advise that we have been successful with our tender for a project at 35 Dalmore Drive, Caribbean Gardens Estate with Wilkore.  Over the years D&E have undertaken a significant portion of the works on the Estate for Wilkore and it is pleasing to continue our relationship with this office development.

The project is a multi-storey office development comprising two four storey buildings (North and South) with below ground carpark levels. Total office space is approx. 16,000m2 and there is a similar amount of carparking space.  The site is not far from our Rowvillle office and is located near the Eastlink BP petrol station (east).  Site excavation is already underway. Some key details are:

Project: 35 Dalmore Drive, Caribbean Gardens Estate
Builder: Wilkore
Details: Two, four storey office buildings with underground carparks.  Air conditioning is by  fan coil units with air cooled chillers.
Designed to 5 Star Green Star / 5 star NABERS
 Program:  Start on site approx. April 2014 with completion by end of year.


D&E is Awarded Concavo V6 Contract

We are off to a good start for the year with the award of a new apartment project with Lend Lease.  

It is called Concavo and it is located next to and linked to the Convesso apartment project we recently completed. In the picture below, the two similar towers with low level waterfront apartments are Convesso on the left and Concavo on the right.  Dock 5, also undertaken by D&E is the building to their left.  Some key details are;

Project: Concavo V6
Location: Docklands 
Builder: Lend Lease 
Consultant: JJA Consulting
Details: Apartment complex with 238 apartments, carparks and retail space over 32 levels. Air conditioning by ducted VRV systems. 
4 Star Green Star Multi-Unit Residential Rating 
 Completion Date:  September 2015


D&E and Camberwell Magpies Cricket Club

D&E were lucky enough to buy the winning ticket from John McNamara (from Built) for the Camberwell Magpies Cricket Club 2013/14 Major Sponsors Draw. This includes our logo on the front of their One day and T20 playing shirts and vests for the season. D&E were also presented with a framed jumper that we proudly  display at our head office.

It’s a fantastic opportunity to get involved with this Victorian Premier Cricket Club. To find out more about CMCC click here

See below pics of some of the boys, including current Australian player Jackson Bird.


Daniel Sullivan Presents at the BIM-MEP AUS Forum July 2013

Daniel Sullivan D&E’s Technical Services Manager presented an engaging and informative presentation at the BIM-MEP AUS Forum. Daniels presentation is posted for you to read if you are interested in learning more – Enjoy!

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Congratulations to D&E Plumbing Apprentice James Dickinson

D&E Air Conditioning attended the Chisholm Awards Night where D&E apprentice James Dickinson received the award for 'Apprentice of the Year'.  James was selected from nearly 1,000 Plumbing Apprentices from across the four Chisholm campus's (Dandenong, Mornington, Frankston & Berwick). Teachers have praised James' outstanding attitude and exceptional workmanship. Fantastic work James we are so proud to include you in our team of Talented People.  
Christal Weston, James Dickinson, Rohan Waters, Matt Ellis 

Talented People...Sustainable Solutions


If you are getting involved with the BIM-MEPAUS Construction Innovation 2013 Forum, say hello to our Technical Services Manager Daniel Sullivan. 

Daniel will be presenting at the forum along side other key note presenters such as; Mr Stephen Jones - Senior Director, McGraw-Hill Construction, Mr Ge Qing - Deputy General Manager Chief Engineer Shanghai Tower Construction and Development Co. Ltd and Mr Neil Thompson - Principle BIM Integrator for Balfour Beatty just to name a few. To find out more visit:


D&E Wins Prestigious Swanston Square Project

We are pleased to announce that D&E have been awarded the Mechanical Services contract for the new Swanston Square Development by Contexx.

The Swanston Square development is a prestige apartment tower with retail tenancies and car parking on the lower levels, 27 levels of apartments and Skydeck, Cinema and Spa facilities at Level 31. The development is located on the former Carlton Brewery site at the northern end of Swanston Street and incorporates refurbishments of the existing Malt Store on the site. 

Here are some details at a glance:

Project: Swanston Square (CUB Buildings 5&6)
Location: Swanston Street Melbourne 
Builder: Contexx
Developer: Grocon
Consultant: Norman Disney & Young
Details: 536 Apartments over 27 Levels, fully air conditioned by water sourced heat pump systems, ground floor retail and 5 Levels of carpark
4 Star Green Star Multi-Unit Residential Rating 
 Completion Date:  September 2015


Congratulations to D&E Plumbing Apprentice Clint Singleton

D&E Air Conditioning attended the Holmesglen Awards Festival where D&E apprentice Clint Singleton received the award for 'Best 2nd Year Plumbing Apprentice (Mechanical)', Clint received a certificate and $250 in prize money. This award recognizes excellence in performance, attitude, attendance & skill.

   Rohan Waters accepting the award with Clint Singleton

D&E Air Conditioning is working closely with the AMCA

D&E Air Conditioning is working closely with the AMCA and suppliers to complete implementation of BIM processes using Autodesk REVIT software.