Aldebaran Contracting is a civil construction company located at Manton 60kms from Darwin and has been operating since March 2008. Aldebaran is a family company headed by Directors Daniel and Jacqueline Skewes. Ken Skewes as General Manager leads a dynamic experienced team of earthmovers.
Aldebaran Contracting specialise in sophisticated civil construction projects using the latest in earhmoving technology and are fully equipped for the rugged terrain of the Northern Territory and the harsh outback conditions. We service all areas throughout the Northern Territory, including Top End Islands and offer quality services to governments and private enterprise.
Aldebaran Contracting is committed to the principles and applications of Occupational Health Safety and Welfare, Environmental Protection, Risk Management and Quality Assurance. These principles are coordinated and managed within an Integrated Management System.
"Our first responsibility to safety is training"
Aldebaran pay detailed attention to the training requirements for our operators ensuring they all hold the relevant competencies / licences and that these competencies are verified by an on the job assessment.
Aldebaran holds Australian Governmet Building and Construction WHS Accreditation, allowing us to tender on Australian Government tenders with a value over $4 million.
Aldebaran Contracting is accredited with Contractor Accreditation Limited (CAL) up to $13 million.
Aldebaran Contracting strives for excellence in all aspects of our operations ensuring our clients expectations are met and exceeded and that we provide our clients with innovative, reliable and cost effective solutions.
Aldebaran is an active member of the Civil Contractors Federation (CCF) with our Project Manager Jacob Skewes a current Board member. We hold membership to the Extractive Indstries Association NT and NT Road Association.
Aldebaran has a strong commitment to our local community supporting the Manton Bush Fire Brigade and Darwin Show on an annual basis for many years. When working across the Territory we are strong supporters of local business and community activities and pride ourselves on buying locally.
Project: – Nightcliff Foreshore Sea Wall 2016