Civil Construction

Award winning civil construction contractor with over 25 years experience.

McMahon Services is an award winning civil construction and civil engineering contractor with over 25 years experience in delivering quality, innovative and cost-effective civil projects across a wide variety of sectors. Our work spans large-scale inner-city civil engineering projects through to remote works, with the ability to mobilise resources to any location across Australia.

Our civil construction services

McMahon Services covers the full spectrum of civil engineering and construction projects, from major bulk earthworks to detailed construction and engineering projects.

We are committed to innovation in our industry, and are continuously investing in the latest technology. Our $140 million network of company owned plant and equipment is able to be mobilised to any location across Australia.

Our civil construction and engineering contracting services include:

  • Major bulk earthworks, site clearing, bulk cut to fill and excavation of basements, car parks, building plateaus, and safe construction of batters, benches and ramps
  • All work associated with civil earthworks installation and construction
  • Sub-divisions and land developments
  • Detailed excavation including, strip footings, pad footings, pile caps and setdowns
  • Installation of all underground infrastructure including potable water, firemains, stormwater, sewer, electrical and communications
  • Construction / upgrades of roads and car parks including asphalt, spray seal, concrete and block paving
  • Installation of upright kerbs, signage, linemarking, wheelstops and bollards
  • Excavation and construction of swales, detention ponds and wetlands
  • Construction of concrete infrastructure including retaining walls and stairs
  • Foreshore redevelopments
  • Landscaping hard – street furniture, feature walls, footpaths, edging, timber boardwalks, water features, fencing, lighting and concrete structures
  • Landscaping soft – cultivation, topsoiling, planting and hydroseeding
  • Civil demolition of existing infrastructure for recycling
  • Crushing, sieving and screening of oversized materials
  • Installation and / or relocation of transformers, pits and gross pollutant traps



Civil construction plant and equipment

We are committed to innovation in our industry, and are continuously investing in the latest technology. Our $140 million network of company owned plant and equipment is able to be mobilised to any location across Australia, so we can provide civil construction from the inner-city to the most remote locations in the nation.

We manage one of the largest fleets of construction plant and equipment. Our team have access to over 1400 pieces of equipment which we can use to service urban, rural and remote locations around Australia. 

Just some of the equipment in our fleet includes:

  • Excavators ranging from 1.8t – 125t
  • Excavation equipment equipped with GNSS Infrastructure and rimble SIte VIsion Frade Control Software
  • Water trucks ranging from 12,000L – 37,000L
  • Hydroexcavation equipment

Our in-house team are fully qualified and licensed to use this equipment safely and effectively. We keep our plant, equipment and team up to date with the latest in technology too, so we can deliver you quality civil construction services every time.

Affiliations and industry memberships

McMahon Services are proud to be affiliated with Australian industry associations that promote and represent civil construction and contracting businesses.

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Industry awards

McMahon Services have been recognised for outstanding performance on many of our civil construction and contracting projects, including:

  • 2021 Winner, CCF Earth Award – Birkenhead Bridge Upgrade for projects $2 – $5 Million
  • 2020 Winner, CCF Earth Award – Hamilton Hill Stages 1, 2 3A, 3C and 4 Remediation Earthwork, for projects $5 – $10 Million
  • 2018 Winner, CCF Manager of the Year: Craig Bond
  • 2018 Winner, CCF Supervisor of the Year: Stuart Gigg
  • 2017 Winner, Master Builders SA Building Excellence Award: Civil / Engineering Construction
  • 2016 Winner, CCF SA Women in Civil Award: Jayne Bettison
  • 2015 Winner, CCF SA Excellence in Civil Construction Award for projects $10-$30 Million
Do you have an upcoming civil construction project? Contact the expert team at McMahon Services to assist you with your estimating and project delivery requirements.
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