Douglas Partners Raises Funds for Cancer Council

Australia's Biggest Morning Tea - Cancer Council

Our Commitment to Health and Safety: The Deeply Personal 5 (DP5) Initiative At Douglas Partners, we embrace a powerful concept known as Deeply Personal 5 (DP5), placing the health and safety of our team members at the forefront of everything we do. We believe that investing in health is investing in people. It’s about ensuring […]

Celebrating NAIDOC Week 2024

Embracing First Nations Heritage At Douglas Partners, we are proud to celebrate and honour the rich history, culture, and achievements of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples. From July 7th to July 14th, Australians come together to recognize and participate in the oldest, continuous living cultures on earth. NAIDOC Week has its roots in the […]

When does a construction project require dewatering?

dewatering contractors’ groundwater specialist

Dewatering can be required on a site where groundwater is present and needs to be removed to facilitate safe construction activities or to prevent water infiltration. It is important to consult with qualified professionals including geotechnical, environmental engineers and hydrogeologists, when planning dewatering to ensure the safety, efficiency, and regulatory compliance of the project. Situations […]

Acid sulphate soils: unveiling risks to humans and the environment

Acid sulphate soils (ASS) are a significant environmental issue that poses risks to both human health and ecological systems. These soils are characterised by high levels of sulfuric acid, formed through the oxidation of iron sulfides in the presence of air and water. Environmental scientists and engineers play a crucial role in managing the risks […]

International Women in Engineering Day #INWED24

Celebrating Women in Engineering Day 2024

Celebrating Women in Engineering: Emma Maxwell’s Inspiring Journey International Women in Engineering Day (INWED), celebrated annually on June 23, is a global event that highlights the achievements of women in engineering and encourages young women to pursue careers in this vital field. This year, Douglas Partners was proud to participate in two events organised by […]

Navigating the Future of Childcare Real Estate

Insights from the Childcare & Early Learning Summit

Insights from the Childcare & Early Learning Summit The Childcare & Early Learning Real Estate Summit, held recently, offered an insightful platform for industry leaders to converge and discuss the evolving landscape of childcare real estate in Australia. With the nation boasting 8,500 childcare centres valued at an aggregate of A$34 billion and climbing, the […]

Support @ Douglas 2024: Empowering teams for continuous improvement

Support @ Douglas 2024

The second annual Support @ Douglas seminar recently convened members from our Shared Services and Branch Administration teams across our 19 locations nationwide. This event not only underscores the pivotal role these teams play in ensuring the effective functioning of our business but alsoacknowledges that they represent the backbone of Douglas Partners, with their collective […]

Reflecting on Resilience: ‘Rebuilding the Northern Rivers’—A Story of Community and Collaboration

Engineers surveying flood damage in Northern Rivers

In March 2022, the Northern Rivers region faced unprecedented flooding that left communities devastated. Douglas Partners, in collaboration with Engineers Without Borders Australia (EWB) and other industry partners, stepped forward to assist in the recovery efforts. EWB’s recent documentary, ‘Rebuilding the Northern Rivers,’ directed by Isabella Fredheim and Peter Teys, showcases the vital role of […]

Ensuring Project Success with Level 1 Testing and Risk Management at Douglas Partners

Ensuring Project Success with Level 1 Testing and Risk Management at Douglas Partners

Introduction to Level 1 Testing at Douglas Partners At Douglas Partners, our Level 1 testing procedures are not just a process – they reflect our commitment to excellence.  We handle each project with precision, ensuring transparency and focusing intently on client satisfaction, aligning with industry best practices and compliance standards. The Importance of Level 1 […]

Douglas Partners for Clean Up Australia Day: Making a Positive Impact Nationwide

Douglas Partners for Clean Up Australia Day

Throughout March, Douglas Partners branches proudly participated in Clean Up Australia Day, dedicated to enhancing our local environments. From footpaths, shores, lakes and roadsides to parks, our teams from across departments embarked on a collective mission. We are thrilled to share that our efforts yielded significant results, with a total of 126.45kg rubbish collected nationwide. A special […]