Terefil expedites civil and geotechnical project timelines

Terefil® expedites civil and geotechnical project timelines Mainmark, is successfully expediting project schedules for void filling with its Terefil® solution, the world’s most advanced structural lightweight cementitious based filler for geotechnical applications.


Using STRAAM to monitor movement in bridges

Austroads Bridge Conference review In April, some of the Mainmark team attended the annual Austroads Bridge Conference to present a paper on STRAAM, which was introduced by Mainmark into Australia and New Zealand late last year, and how it has been used to assess the structural condition of bridges in the USA.

Steve Piscetek

Inside Mainmark: Innovative ground engineering for the mining industry

Q&A with Stephen Piscetek, Business Development Manager for Civil and Mining, WA/SA In your role with Mainmark, how are you supporting the mining industry as it evolves? Mining is a cyclical industry and our customers should, and do, plan through the cycle.


Inside Mainmark: Bringing innovative ground engineering to life

Q&A with James O’Grady, Sales and Business Development Manager, Mainmark How are you delivering innovative ground engineering in your role with Mainmark? In the infrastructure markets, I am excited about the possibilities of Mainmark’s solutions.

Ground engineering awards 2017 finalist

Mainmark shortlisted for two awards at the 2017 Ground Engineering Awards

We are delighted to announce that Mainmark has been shortlisted as a finalist for the 2017 Ground Engineering Awards. Our work in rehabilitating the True Blue mineshaft in West Wyalong, one of New South Wales’ most technically and physically challenging derelict mine shafts, has been shortlisted for International Project of the Year.


Future-proofing mine site infrastructure

Although Australia’s mining investment boom may be slowing down, production levels are not. During the construction boom, new mining assets were built at break-neck speed to fast-track production. In some instances, this has resulted in production bottlenecks and operational problems, and in others, infrastructure is rapidly reaching the end of its design life.

Construction worker analysing house foundation damage

Why it’s important to assess the home for wall cracks and foundation damage this summer

The summer holiday period is the perfect time to address many overdue maintenance projects around the home, and Mainmark is reminding homeowners to also check for wall cracks that could signify foundation damage.

An open letter to the people of Christchurch from Mainmark

To rebuild or repair? How to fix earthquake affected structures earmarked for demolition Many buildings currently slated for removal or rebuild in Christchurch and other earthquake affected geographies could be remediated with the help of proven ground engineering methods developed and tested by Mainmark. AMI Stadium at Lancaster Park is one such example.

Emergency Preparation Equipment Earthquake

Preparing for an earthquake

The risk of natural disasters, particularly earthquakes, is widely recognised in New Zealand and the recent events are an important reminder for every home to have a comprehensive emergency action plan. Mainmark, one of New Zealand’s leading ground engineering firms, is very aware of the risks and problems associated with earthquakes

Russell Deller General Manager NZ

Inside Mainmark: How Mainmark is pioneering ground engineering excellence in NZ

Interview with Russell Deller – General Manager of Mainmark New Zealand How did you come to work at Mainmark? I joined Mainmark in 1991 after Australia had been hit by the Newcastle earthquake. By that time, Mainmark had developed a reputation as an industry innovator and leader in the specialised area of seismic remediation

Tim Pope and Alan P Jeary standing next to Mainmark sign

Mainmark welcomes industry pioneer, Dr Alan Jeary, to Australia and New Zealand for the launch of STRAAM

Mainmark has announced it will be the exclusive distributor of STRAAM, a world-leading structural monitoring technology, in Australia and New Zealand. To mark the start of this exciting new partnership, the Mainmark team has had the pleasure of hosting Dr Alan Jeary, industry pioneer and creator of STRAAM technology,

Philip Mack

Inside Mainmark: A history of excellence

Interview with Philip Mack – Owner and Chairman of Mainmark Why did you found Mainmark and how has the business evolved over the years? With an honours degree in building from the University of New South Wales and after many years spent working for tier one building companies in Australia,