Have you met Bjorn Jachmann, one of our Directors? Our team comes from diverse backgrounds with experience on a large spectrum of projects. Bjorn’s experience spans multiple countries and some very interesting projects. Bjorn started his career in Germany. Some of his most notable projects include a large research centre for a hospital, the new … Continue reading Team Profile – Bjorn’s Global Experience
Kehoe Myers delivered an impressively large reinforced soil retaining wall in 2019 for the Wagner group. The retaining wall located on Anzac Avenue, Toowoomba is 9.5 metres high and 300 metres long. These retaining walls are designed with a geogrid, also referred to as a polymer grid blanket. The geogrid is placed underneath concrete blocks … Continue reading An impressive retaining wall…
Kehoe Myers is delighted to announce the appointment of Grant Parker as a Director. Grant is a highly experienced Engineer working in our structural team, and now joins Terry, John, Grant Pendlebury and Bjorn on our Board of Directors. Congratulations Grant!
Kehoe Myers has been involved in a number of iconic projects in Toowoomba, including the $15 million refurbishment of the Burke & Wills Hotel. The Hotel was originally designed by Dr Karl Langer, an acclaimed Austrian architect. The hotel was built in 1956 and we were fortunate to sight the original plans for the building. … Continue reading Iconic Hotel Refurbishment
Our team have a keen interest in sustainable engineering design and construction practices. We’re on the committee for developing the Australian Standards for composite fibre in construction, and we’re encouraging clients to consider timber in construction. In addition to our engineering practices, we recently introduced new internal environmental and green procurement policies. These new policies … Continue reading Kehoe Myers “Green” Practices
Killarney Memorial Aged Care has been undergoing significant renovations and expansion. Our team has been providing the Civil, Structural and Hydraulic design engineering, as well as providing the Project Management for the design and construction phase. This project is a six stage project with a combination of renovations to existing buildings, and construction of new … Continue reading Killarney Memorial Aged Care
Kehoe Myers values continuous improvement. Our team all operate under Continuous Improvement Plans and we stay updated with the latest professional development training. On Friday 21 June, we held a workshop focused on improving our communication and project delivery. We were fortunate to have an external Emergenetics Facilitator assist with the workshop and help us … Continue reading Communication & Project Delivery Workshop
On 27 June, in collaboration with WoodSolutions, Hyne Timber and Planet Ark, we held an informative breakfast seminar. The seminar covered a range of topics, including: The benefits of using timber in construction – cost ease and environmental; and Why wood is good for our health and wellbeing. Our speakers discussed biophilic design and all … Continue reading Timber in Construction Seminar
Our team are proud to be associated with the refurbishment of the historic Toowoomba Railway Goods Shed. We’re all looking forward to this magnificent space being used for events, commercial and community activities. Congratulations Toowoomba Regional Council.
Kehoe Myers is proud to be involved in the development of Kilalah Park Estate. Kilalah Park state is a residential land subdivision off Kratzke Road in Highfields. It is an 8 stage development delivering 202 lots into the bustling Highfields centre. This development is sure to be a success given its close proximity to local schools … Continue reading Kilalah Park Land Development