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Contracts Entered Into Between Consolidated Constructions Pty Ltd and Main Roads WA and the Public Transport Authority, Inquiry into

Date Commenced:03/31/2004
Date Ended:09/16/2004
Inquiry Status:Past

Committee Name:

Public Accounts Committee (2001 - 2005)

House:Legislative Assembly

Members Conducting Inquiry
Sub Committee:Yes
Members:Mr John Biase D'Orazio MLA
Hon. Montague (Monty) Grant House MLA
Mr John Leslie Bradshaw MLA
Mr Anthony (Tony) James Dean MLA
Ms Jaye Amber Radisich MLA



Staff Members: Ms Andrea McCallum, BA, B Juris, LL B, LL M (Principal Research Officer)

Contact Details

Phone No:(08) 9222 7467
Fax No:(08) 9222 7804
Postal Address:
Email: Click here to send an email to the Committee Office

Terms of Reference:Due to Consolidated Constructions Pty Ltd being placed into administration, the Public Accounts Committee resolved on 31 March 2004 to inquire into the contracts Consolidated Constructions Pty Ltd entered into with Main Roads WA and the Public Transport Authority to complete the seal of the Marble Bar Road and works on the rail track and stations at Armadale and Gosnells.

The Committee will examine the following Terms of Reference and report its findings and recommendations to the Legislative Assembly by 14 September 2004:

1. Whether established tender practices were adopted by Main Roads WA and the Public Transport Authority;

2. How similar tender processes can be improved;

3. Whether the outcome may have been different if improved tender processes had been in place; and

4. Any other related matter that the Committee resolves to consider.


Making a Submission to a Parliamentary Committee of the Legislative Assembly
Giving Evidence to a Parliamentary Committee of the Legislative Assembly



Deadline for Submissions:
04/21/2004

Unless a venue is specified, hearings are held at the
Legislative Assembly Committee Rooms, Level 1/11 Harvest Tce, West Perth

Hearing Dates:

Date

Time

Venue

Organisation

Witnesses

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05/12/200409:30 AMConsolidated Constructions Pty LtdMr John Bell, Mr Michael Badman, Mr Raymond Potter, Mr Steven Yovich, Mr Vincent Yovich
05/24/200410:00 AMState Supply CommissionMr Phil Turner, A/Chief Executive Officer; Mr Bill Hargrave, Acting Director, Strategic Policy and Advice
05/24/200411:15 AMMain Roads WAMr Menno Henneveld, Commisioner of Main Roads WA; Mr Mike Wallwork, Executive Director, Construction and Maintenance Services; Mr Glynn Logue, Manager Contracts; and Mr Bob Hunt, Manager Contract Performance
05/24/200412:15 PMCity of Armadale, City of GosnellsMr Andrew Bruce, City of Armadale; Mr Stuart Jardine, Chief Executive Officer, City of Gosnells
05/24/200401:15 PMPublic Transport AuthorityMr Reece Waldock, Chief Executie Officer; Mr John Leaf, Director of Finance and Contracts
05/24/200402:00 PMSubcontractorsMr Lindsay Berry, LN & CA Berry; Mr Wayne Counsel, Emeco; Mr Peter Cox, Concrete Logistics; Mr Alan Day, AW & C Contractors; Mr A Ducas, Northcoast Holdings; Mr Rod Evans, RNR Contracting; Mr Greg Murphy, Pavement Technology; Ms Fiona Paech, N.W.& F.S.Paech; Mr Dave Shanks, PHS Pty Ltd
05/25/200410:30 AMSeminar Centre, West Pilbara College of TAFE, Millstream Road, KarrathaCarr Civil ContractingMr Mark Blayney, Manager
05/25/200411:30 AMSeminar Centre, West Pilbara College of TAFE, Millstream Road, KarrathaSubcontractorsMr Peter Bywaters, Snowman’s Haulage; Ms Jenny Stewart, KG &JL Stewart
05/26/200409:30 AM East Pilbara Shire Office, Francis Street, Marble BarSubcontractorsMs Ingrid Dick, Marble Bar Caravan Park; Mr David Taylor, DJ & CM Taylor; Mr Ron Gilmore, Sandra Hunt Agencies; Mr Alf Potter, Marble Bar Electrical Service Pty Ltd; Ms Julie Arrowsmith, BM &JH Arrowsmith; Ms Natasha Stubbs, KG Stubbs Earthmoving & Mining
06/02/200409:30 AMAdministrator for Carr Civil Contracting Pty LtdMr Nick Persichitti
06/02/200410:15 AMConsolidated Constructions Pty Ltd Mr Simon Barnes, Mr Bob Lyons
06/02/200411:00 AMAdministrator for Consolidated Constructions Pty LtdMr Gary Anderson

Site Visits and Travel Details:
25-26 May 2004 - Karratha / Marble Bar

Related Written Submissions:

No documents found

Related Transcripts of Evidence:

• Evidence by Mr Alfred John Bell (Group Managing Director, Consolidated Constructions Pty Ltd), Mr Michael John Badman (Director, Consolidated Constructions Pty Ltd), Mr Vincent Yovich (Director, Consolidated Constructions Pty Ltd), Mr Steven Yovich (Director, Consolidated Constructions Pty Ltd), Mr Raymond Anthony Potter (Director, Consolidated Constructions Pty Ltd) on 12/05/2004
• Evidence by Mr Reece Waldock (Acting Chief Executive Officer, Public Transport Authority), Mr John Leaf (Director, Finance and Contracts, Public Transport Authority) on 24/05/2004
• Evidence by Mr Menno Henneveld (Commissioner of Main Roads, Main Roads Western Australia), Mr Bob Hunt (Manager, Contract Performance, Main Roads Wester Australia), My Glynn Logue (Chartered Professional Engineer, Main Roads Western Australia), Mr Michael Wallwork (Executive Director, Construction and Maintenance Services, Main Roads Western Australia) on 24/05/2004
• Evidence by Mr William Bruce (Executive Director, Technical Services, City of Armadale), Mr Ray Haeren (Director, Planning and Sustainability, City of Gosnells) on 24/05/2004
• Evidence by Mr Phillip Turner (Acting Chief Executive Officer, State Supply Commission), Mr William Hargrave (Principal Policy Officer, State Supply Commission), Mr Graham McEachran (Management Consultant, GCM Management Consulting) on 24/05/2004
• Evidence by Mr Peter Cox (Director, Concrete Logistics), Mr Donald Waugh (Company Director/Accountant, Concrete Logistics), Mr Rodney Evans (General Manager, RNR Contracting Pty Ltd), Mr Lyndon White (Technical Manager, RNR Contracting Pty Ltd), Mr Peter Griffiths (Businessman, Marble Bar Travellers Stop), Mr Donald Harrington (Partner, Marble Bar Travellers Stop), Mrs Fiona Paech (Partner/Subcontractor, N.W. & F.W. Paech), Mr Wayne Paech (Partner/Subcontractor, N.W. & F.W. Paech), Mr Lindsay Berry (Cartage Contractor), Mr Noel Ducas (Director, North Coast Holdings) on 24/05/2004
• Evidence by Ms Jenny Stewart (Partner, K.G. and J.L. Stewart) on 25/05/2004
• Evidence by Mr Mark Blayney (Owner-Manager, Carr Civil Contracting Pty Ltd) on 25/05/2004
• Evidence by Mr Mark Salt (Project/Contract Manager, Main Roads), Mr Arthur Phillips (Manager, Contracts, Main Roads) on 26/05/2004
• Evidence by Mr David Taylor (Drilling/Blasting Contractor, DJ & CM Taylor), Mr Alfred Potter (Electrical Contractor, Marble Bar Electrical Service), Mr Ronald Gilmour (Manager, Sandra Hunt Agencies), Mr Kevin Stubbs (Director, KG Stubbs Earthmoving and Mining Contractors Pty Ltd), Mrs Natasha Stubbs (Manager, KG Stubbs Earthmoving and Mining Contractors Pty Ltd), Ms Helen Mitchell (Mining Registrar, Department of Industry and Resources), Mrs Julie Arrowsmith (Director, Arrowsmith Transport), Mrs Ingrid Dick (Company Director, Marble Bar Caravan Park), Mr Gerald Dick (Managing Director, Marble Bar Caravan Park) on 26/05/2004
• Evidence by Mr Nick Persichitti (Accountant, PPB Ashton Read) on 02/06/2004
• Evidence by Mr Gary Anderson (Liquidator, Gary Anderson Chartered Accountant) on 02/06/2004
• Evidence by Mr Robert Lyons (Senior Civil Engineer, Consolidated Constructions Pty Ltd), Mr Simon Barnes (Civil Engineer, Consolidated Constructions Pty Ltd) on 02/06/2004

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