An article taken from The Mining Chronicle, Vol. 9, No. 11, December, 2004.

Electrical Construction & Maintenance Australia (EC&M) can offer total design and construct services for the electrical and specialist services at a single point of contract for its clients.

The enables all facets of design coordination and interface to be completely covered without the costly and time-consuming liaison between these various services.

Once project in which the company has excelled is the new copper concentrates shed.

EC&M has provided total design, engineering and construction for the electrical, instrumentation, fire detection, SCADA, and security services for the shed.

According to EC&M's Darryl Oldfield, the company had to integrate the new control systems into an existing operational port facility.

"Close liaison and coordination with all trades, vendors and subcontractors ensured our client Wylie & Skene received maximum benefit from our expertise and an on-time on-budget result," Mr Oldfield said.

EC&M has completed projects in various remote locations and industries allowing the company to be versatile and adapt to any project which is undertaken.

Clients can also be rest-assured that EC&M is QA/QC accredited to ISO 9001-2000.

"Our testing an commissioning standards have been implemented by some of Australia's major process and materials handling companies.

"We also have a proven track record in successful completion of heavy industrial, mining and materials handling projects."

Mr Oldfield said as a privately-owned WA company, EC&M is able to offer clients direct benefits and input from the company's experienced management team.