The modern major concrete road is a sophisticated engineering structure which must meet the highest of quality standards under extremely demanding conditions.
Do you have what it takes to be the best in Australia? At the 2016 Concrete Pumper’s Expo the first ever “Pump Operator of the Year” and “Line Operator of the Year” competitions will be held. Pre-register here to reserve your shot at the title!
For our interstate and travelling members and nonmembers, accomodation will be a must for the 2016 Concrete Pumpers Expo. The CPAA has negotiated two deals with surrounding hotels and appartments.
At the 2016 Concrete Pumper's Expo, Neville Barnes will be giving a 'Toolbox Talk.' Some of the topics Nev will be discussing are shown in the article. Further details of Toolbox Talks will be published soon.
The CPAA is attempting to calculate the size and scope of the concrete pumping industry. By completing this form you are helping us do just that.
Some heavy vehicle operators will start to receive 2016-17 registration renewal notices which show changes to national heavy vehicle charges.
In 2016 the CPAA is opening its doors for members to ‘sponsor’ The Pump Line… Our newsletter has coverage of over 95% of the concrete pumping industry in Australia with open and read though rates that are quadruple the current industry average.
All State Heavy Vehicle Laws are now under one roof thanks to The National Heavy Vehicle Regulator (NHVR). The NHVR looks after a single rule-book for heavy vehicles over 4.5 tonnes gross vehicle mass, making it easier for concrete pumps and special-purpose vehicles to operate under a new National Class 1 Special Purpose Vehicle Notice.
After a recent accident that involved a pumper’s legs being caught in a hopper between the agitators, WorkSafe WA issued a safety alert to builders and pumpers. The alert urges construction workers to be aware of the need to manage risks if they operate or contract the operation of a concrete pump on a construction site.