Master Builders Association

This Weeks Episode of Home in WA




(08) 9476 9800

(08) 9476 9801

35 Havelock Street
West Perth WA 6005

This Weeks Episode of Home in WA





"I didn’t even write a speech! We couldn’t possibly win 4 times" was the comment from General Manager of Nilsen Electric - Mr. Ross Blaclock at the 'MBA's Excellence in Construction Awards'. But that’s exactly what happened. The Category of Subcontractor Of the Year went to Nilsen Electric, winners in 1998, 2002, 2005 and now in 2006. A family owned National Company that really has been a leader in its field with numerous apprentices and trainees that have come up through the ranks. We acknowledge the efforts and continued achievements as evidenced by the work on the new emergency wing of the 'St John of God Hospital' - Murdoch.
The Value of construction Projects entered this year from all over Western Australia equates to about $550 million. Award Categories include:

  • Commercial/industrial buildings

  • Restoration, renovation and refurbishment projects

  • Civil engineering structures

  • Multi unit dwellings over $2m

  • State government buildings

  • Specialist contractor awards

 We also featured the category winner for 'Lifestyle housing for seniors' (multiple dwellings and over $1million in value). BGC Construction Pty Ltd, the builder for the lovely - Arcadia Waters - located on the banks of the Canning River and comprising 142 units boasting eight different floor plans.
Look out for the Overall Awards Winner and other category winners, in the coming weeks on "Home in W.A'.

For further information regarding any building, domestic or commercial log onto the MBA website address on this page.