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History

Over the last 40 years, Kerman Contracting Pty Ltd has experienced strong controlled growth completing $2.4 billion of work to the satisfaction of numerous clients in various industry sectors. This growth has been carefully managed using a hands on approach for all projects.

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2017

2017

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Kerman enters Lithium/Rare Earth mining sector. Several projects for clients such as Talison Lithium, Tianqi and Albemarle follow.
Jul 1, 2017
Jul 1, 2017
2016

2016

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With the anticipated downturn in the WA mining sector, Kerman appointed a Business Development Director to explore other construction markets and develop a business strategy with a diversified market sector approach.
Jul 1, 2016
Jul 1, 2016
2015

2015

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Kerman’s annual turnover for the Financial Year 2014/15 increased significantly as further mining services contracts were undertaken in the North West of WA in a competitive and difficult market however during this period, Kerman also successfully constructed a large grain export facility in Port Kembla, NSW.
Jul 1, 2015
Jul 1, 2015
2014

2014

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Kerman received its biggest construction contract in the company’s history at CITIC Pacific Mining’s Sino Iron project for the SMP and Electrical Works on AG Mills Lines 3 to 6 ($147M).
Jul 1, 2014
Jul 1, 2014
2012

2012

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Award of three $100M projects with a turnover of $232M for the Financial Year 2011/12.
Jul 1, 2012
Jul 1, 2012
2011

2011

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Kerman Contracting acquires 2M Constructs providing additional industry experience, construction personnel and a $94.5 million rail camp project for the Roy Hill mine development.
Jul 1, 2011
Jul 1, 2011
2006

2006

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Kerman received the Bulk Handling Facility of the Year 2006 (Resources and Infrastructure) and the Environmental Project of the Year Awards for their D&C work over 11 years for Esperance Port Authority. Between 1995 and 2006 Kerman had designed and constructed four iron ore export facilities for Esperance Port.
Jul 1, 2006
Jul 1, 2006
2002

2002

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Kerman designed and constructed their new head office building in Applecross. The building was awarded two Royal Australian Institute of Architects (WA Division) awards in 2003 for Commercial Building Design and the Commercial Building Interior.
Jul 1, 2002
Jul 1, 2002
2000

2000

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Kerman received the Special Commendation CY O’Connor Award for Engineering Excellence (2000 Western Australian Industry & Export Award) for its work on the Esperance Port Iron Ore export facility.
Jul 1, 2000
Jul 1, 2000
1998

1998

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The Kerman business moved from a Family Trust Structure to a Company Structure at which time Chris Kerman was appointed Managing Director of Kerman Contracting and the founder of the company Brian Kerman was appointed to the role of Non-Executive Chairman.
Jul 1, 1998
Jul 1, 1998
1993

1993

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Kerman awarded its biggest contract to date being the construction of a storage and handling facility at Esperance Port for $11 million.
Jul 1, 1993
Jul 1, 1993
1991

1991

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Acquisition and establishment of the Kerman Depot in Kwinana, WA.
Jul 1, 1991
Jul 1, 1991
1989

1989

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Kerman received the Chemical Project of the Year Award for the Sodium Cyanide Plant project in Kwinana for AGR.
Jul 1, 1989
Jul 1, 1989
1981

1981

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After 30 years in the heavy engineering and construction industry, Brian Kerman founded Kerman Contracting Pty Ltd (Kerman) in July 1981.
Jun 6, 1981
Jun 6, 1981
1981

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Kerman provides fully integrated design and construction expertise. Our capability is defined by several key areas, with delivery by traditional means, construct only, design and construct and engineering, procurement & construction (EPC) or Managing Contractor.