Ausenco's Vancouver team awarded the Juror’s Favourite prize at CANstruction.

Congratulations to our team in Vancouver whose entry, Tuna To-Toro, was awarded the Juror’s Favourite prize at CANstruction’s‘ACANamy Awards’ last week. It is the first time a rookie team has ever taken home the prize!

Ausenco wins process infrastructure contract in Chile

Ausenco Limited (ASX: AAX) today announced it had signed the Create phase contract to deliver engineering, procurement and quality assurance services (EP services) for a portion of the infrastructure works at Compañia Minera Teck Quebrada Blanca S.A.’s Quebrada Blanca Phase 2 copper project in Chile.

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Ausenco’s inaugural Health Week a big success

Our health is important for so many reasons, but often it’s the one thing that’s pushed to the bottom of our personal ‘to do’ list. In late February, more than 3,400 people at Ausenco and their families and friends were encouraged to think about their health and take action.

Kwale project team celebrates 500,000 hours without a recordable incident.

The Kwale project team recently celebrated 500,000 hours without a recordable incident – defined as a lost time incident (LTI), a medical treatment incident or restricted work event. The team, responsible for delivering the concentrator and mineral separation plant for Base Resources Kwale Mineral Sands project in Kenya, has been focused on building a culture of strong performance and safety on the project.

Ausenco Perú team joins Beach Day
for Dr Tony´s Kids

In late February a group of Ausenco Peru volunteers participated in the 6th annual Dr Tony’s Beach Day for 40 children with different levels of medical conditions who live in Hogar San Francisco de Asis in Chaclacayo. Around 45 volunteers, including employees and family members from Ausenco Peru and our clients Hudbay Minerals and Barrick, participated in the day at Santa María del Mar, around 40 kilometres south of Lima.

Learn how Jose Dioses challenges his boundaries working at Ausenco in this month’s employee spotlight

Engineers at Ausenco have one thing in common – a commitment to continuous improvement through innovation. Hear how Jose challenges his boundaries working on projects at Ausenco.

Experience with discrete-event simulation in Java – a practitioner’s experience

This month we bring you the experience of a simulation practitioner with the development of a new Java simulation engine and its application to a large simulation model, featuring interactive 3-D graphics and parallel processing.

Ausenco participates in "Car free day" in Bogotá, Colombia

Ausenco is committed to the environment and promotes global environmentally responsible initiatives. The Bogotá office, in Colombia, participated in February's ‘Car free day’. The initiative discouraged the use of private cars and encouraged more sustainable forms of transport. 80% of Ausenco employees used public transportation to get to work on this day, while the remaining 20% opted for walking.

Did you know that 17 hours awake is equivalent to a blood alcohol content of 0.05?

Management of fatigue is a very important part of your personal safety and health. Sleep deficit is the most common contributing factor of fatigue and is built up slowly over consecutive nights of shortened or interrupted sleep. It can produce a decline in performance such as slower reaction times, failure to respond to changes and the inability to concentrate and make reasonable judgments.

Rebuilding a Sifto salt plant after a tornado

Soon after a tornado struck the Ontario town of Goderich in August 2011, Ausenco was called upon to help Sifto Salt, the town’s largest employer, recover from the damage. This called for good engineering and construction management skills...

How many times have you driven home from work and couldn’t remember how you got there?

It is common for people to switch off when undertaking everyday tasks such as driving home. The key for being safe at work and at home is to stay ‘switched on’ at all times. Consequently it is equally important to recognise the need to help keep those around us ‘switched on’ to safety.

Kramer Ausenco lends its support to local artists for APT7

Kramer Ausenco, the largest engineering and program management firm within the South Pacific Region, is showing their support for the Asia Pacific Triennial of Contemporary Art (APT) through their sponsorship of ‘Papua New Guinea Structures’. Until April, this display will present new works by over 67 artists from Papua New Guinea (PNG).

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Ausenco wins contract to manage project portfolio for Newcrest

Ausenco Limited (ASX: AAX) today announced it had secured an initial three-year contract to manage a portfolio of projects at Newcrest Mining Limited’s (ASX: NCM) Lihir gold operation in Papua New Guinea (PNG).

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Ausenco wins Australasian investor relations award

Ausenco’s efforts to provide first-class investor relations information and services have been recognised this week at the Australasian Investor Relations Awards in Sydney...