Inside Mainmark: Introducing Dr Phil Irwin, VIC and TAS Area Manager

Phil-Irwin

Can you explain your ground engineering experience and qualifications?

I have a PhD in earth sciences. After completing an undergraduate degree with Honours at The University of Melbourne, I undertook a PhD at Deakin University majoring in palaeontology, which is a specialist field examining the fossil remains of animals and plants. Continue reading “Inside Mainmark: Introducing Dr Phil Irwin, VIC and TAS Area Manager”

Underpinning versus resin injection: choosing the right underpinning solution for foundation issues

Christchurch House deep injection-Teretek

With unique climates and landscapes, homes in Australia and New Zealand face diverse ground conditions that can cause subsidence, affect building foundations and result in  structural issues.

While most issues are due to unstable ground, extreme weather conditions including drought and floods can be common contributors to subsidence.  Continue reading “Underpinning versus resin injection: choosing the right underpinning solution for foundation issues”

Mainmark presents STRAAM at International Conference on Bridge Maintenance, Safety and Management in Melbourne

STRAAM equipment

Mainmark presents STRAAM at International Conference on Bridge Maintenance, Safety and Management in Melbourne

When the 9th International Conference on Bridge Maintenance, Safety and Management (IABMAS) takes place in Melbourne this July, the topic of safety will be high on the agenda.  Continue reading “Mainmark presents STRAAM at International Conference on Bridge Maintenance, Safety and Management in Melbourne”