A new site was purchased on Warrego Highway, allowing for a modern factory containing all machining and welding activities under one roof, a newly constructed toolroom; greater QA facilities and a multi purchase machining centre.
The 8-acre hardstand has been fully engineered making material handling and inventory control a much more efficient function and large enough for plenty of business growth and opportunity.
Ozcon Engineering has opened a new office in Perth, located in Osborne Park to provide improved convenience to our customers and will continue all machining and fabrication services from their modern facilities and large yard at Pinjarra.
Successfully completed relocation and integration of our pressure welding division into one of our other group companies extending our capabilities and regions that we operate in.
The assets and IP were brought by Clisby Engineering Pty Ltd and now Ozcon Engineering Pty Ltd is a 100% owned subsidiary of Clisby.
WDPT Pty Ltd was sold to a local pipe merchant.
Opened our Specialised Welding division in Dalby focusing on pressure welding and related site works to better service the local CSG Industry.
Operations began in Perth, WA to focus on the mining industry in WA.
Commenced operating our stock management site for a key client in Moomba, SA.
Ozcon API achieved API Q1, API 5CT and ISO 9001:2008 certification as a threader. The company was later renamed to WDPT Pty Ltd.
Received a gold award in the Dalby Business Excellence awards being recognized for Customer and Marketing Focus, Process Management and Improvement and Innovation.
Commenced operating our first stock management site for a key client in Miles, QLD.
Opened our Piping Systems Brisbane division in Caboolture, QLD.
Runner Up for Business of the Year at the Dalby Business Excellence Awards.
Incorporated Ozcon API has a wholly owned subsidiary of Ozcon Industries. This company was established to focus on API specific threading.
Ozcon as first time nominees for the local Dalby Business Excellence awards received a Bronze Award.
Ozcon became ISO9001:2008 certified showing the industry its commitment to a high quality product and service.
Received an impressive score of 161 out of a possible 162 points in an assessment conducted by Workplace Health and Safety QLD for our performance and commitment to Safety in the workplace.
The 28 acre Wambo Street, Dalby facility was purchased.
The Perforator MkII was built allowing Ozcon to be the largest manufacturer of perforated pipe in the Southern Hemisphere.
Ozcon designed and built its first prototype Perforating Machine – a major milestone for the business and the Australian CSG Industry.
Ozcon was founded by Kieran and Rhiannon Chiverton. At the time, operations were conducted at Bennie Street Site in Dalby.