Company Profile


Allan Ward Managing Director
Rodney Hoad Senior Project Manager
Michael Thornbury Project Manager
Adam Boston Workplace Health Safety and Environmental


AWD is a family owned and operated business that has been proudly completing projects for numerous clients in the Civil Construction and Utility industries since 2000.

Accredited service providers to Local Governments, AWD Civil has vast experience and expertise in all aspects of trenching, boring/drilling and pipeline installation ranging from water, drainage and sewage infrastructure.

Our dedicated team of highly qualified employees has the ability and necessary support base to make the most complicated projects appear simple. We employ full time safety, quality and environmental managers to ensure maximum levels of professionalism are achieved. AWD continually exceeds clients’ expectations and leads the industry on refinements and upgrades to project construction and management.

AWD pride ourselves on maintaining loyal relationships with our suppliers and subcontractors and we recognize the importance of acknowledging their expertise. Our support services and willingness to assist builds project reliability and sustainability within the Civil industry.

Our desire to achieve market leadership guarantees our clients of the highest quality, performance and service. Our track record of successfully completed projects, demonstrates why AWD should be the first choice contractor/subcontractor for medium to large infrastructure projects in Australia.


Annual turnover $16 to 18M
Number of employees 54
Plant and equipment value $1.4M
Project tendering capacity $10M


AWD Civil has gained third party certification for the management systems of Safety AS/NZS 480 | :200 |, Environmental ISO | 400|:2004 and Quality ISO 900|:2008. The company is also licensed to perform Class B Asbestos Removal & Transportation and is a service provider (Fire Ant – Approved Risk Management Plan) to Biosecurity Queensland.

AWD Civil employees range from qualified Pipe Layers (PE, MSCL, DICL and PVC pipe), Plumbers, Machinery Operators, Formworkers and Steel Fixers, Confined Space Entry Personnel, Working at Heights Trained Personnel and trainees.

To oversee the field staff, AWD Civil’s management team includes Project Managers, Engineers, Construction Managers, Health/Safety & Environmental Manager and Certified Supervisors.