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AMSA Swain Reef Lighthouse Structural Upgrade Stage 1

MIPEC recently completed stage one of the investigation of Swains Reef Lighthouse to Support the lighthouse Upgrade. The Investigation was carried out to determine if the existing piled foundations are suitable for the proposed upgraded. MIPEC is currently working on… Read more

Urgent Buoy Retrieval operation

MIPEC was tasked with retrieving the Douglas Shoal Buoy belonging to the Australian Maritime Safety Authority. AMS requested MIPEC to mobilise quickly to locate, retrieve and redeploy the buoy back on station. The buoy had drifted off station with its… Read more

MIPEC Supports local Football club

Calliope Roosters Football Committee was successful in an application for a grant from the Gambling Community Benefit Fund of $13,500, which they have used to acquire new goalposts. The Calliope Roosters Football Club is also awaiting new grandstands, which staff… Read more

MIPEC Cleans Up

There is no end to the services that MIPEC can provide. This week see’s us wet blasting and rubbing down newly purchased coal wagons to remove salt and contaminants received whilst on their voyage to Gladstone. Works include transportation, cranage,… Read more

MIPEC assists with Grand old lady return

THE Lady Evelyn made a splash when she returned to Gladstone Marina on Tuesday after a 10-month delay because of the January floods. The 17-tonne boat ended the journey from Boyne Island to Gladstone on a 200-tonne MIPEC crane, ahead… Read more

Another Boat Ramp Repaired

MIPEC’s General Contracting division have just finished pouring the last of the “Mega Planks” which they will use to repair and LNG barge ramp located at Fisheman’s landing Gladstone. Due to MIPEC’s vast experience in boat ramp construction, we were… Read more

“MIPEC Gladstone Slipway demob Dredge”

It was just another day at the office for the boys of the Gladstone Slipway who have just completed the demobilising a dredge which has been working in the Gladstone Harbour. This required the use of a 150 tonne crawler… Read more

“MIPEC Fabricate more items to keep LNG Moving Forward”

Today MIPEC delivered the first of the intermediate ramps to Curtis Island. These ramps will aid in safe loading and unloading of various bits of machinery and trucks to and from the island. MIPEC’s scope included, supply, fabrication, galvanising, final… Read more

“Boom Town” – MIPEC tugs steal the show in Boom Town production.

This was the headlines after the first nights production of the much anticipated production. MIPEC was proud to be able to offer crewed vessels for Queensland Music Festivals production that saw crowds of thousands flock to the marina shores to… Read more