"I believe the core goal of our service offering has always been aimed at building long-term trusted relations with loyal clients who come to us because they understand the 'Matched Value' service offering."
Our technical expertise
Our teams’ technical skills enable us to provide solutions which are practical and achievable through all important stages of the initialisation, planning, construction, commissioning and operational phases of your project.
We are committed to quality and cost-effective outcomes. We work rigorously to understand your project and map the steps, including the associated legislative triggers, required to smoothly achieve outcomes. Our specialists are well informed in the latest changes to regulatory requirements that affect your project and are always readily available to provide time-critical advice.
Our experienced team of highly qualified professionals includes:
-Spatial Science Experts: In-house Surveying and Graphical Information Systems (GIS) teams utilise the latest TMR, DTMS & GNSS techniques and technologies to collect, map and analyse data to build a robust decision-making framework for engineering, construction, infrastructure and linear infrastructure projects.
-Urban and Regional Planners/Designers: In-house experienced planners deliver tailored solutions and innovative design to inspire and actualise your plans through mitigating risk factors, resolving impact issues and optimising opportunities.
-Environmental Consultants: Downes’ in-house ecologists and environmental planners identify and implement the necessary negotiations, assessments, plans, applications and management to meet regulatory and environmental approvals. This team also consists of systems specialists to meet ongoing compliance commitments through ISO compliant Environmental Management Systems (EMS) or base-line monitoring programs, training of personnel and the provision of third party auditors.
-Project Managers: In-house project managers ensure seamless and efficient delivery of projects by providing direct communication and coordination for all stakeholders. They build project controls and direct the expert team striving to achieve your vision.