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  • Bago Sawmill Fire Reinstatement

    Friday 31st August 2018

    On Boxing day 2017 a fire started in the workshop area of the local hardwood sawmill in Tumut, substantial damage was sustained to the building and machinery.

    The bandsaw MCC was completely destroyed along with all of the drawings and documentation from 45 years of operation. PHE were able to reverse engineer a solution for existing machinery reworking the controls and managing the manufacturing of a replacement M…

  • Qld Laminex Sutdown

    Friday 31st August 2018

    Laminex shut down consisted of an upgrade to the Contiroll Press. Works included replacement of the old DC drives with AC drives. New MCC installation, power and instrumentation cabling / terminations, installation of new fire suppression system, QA and commissioning support.

    Works were completed on time and ahead of the proposed time set for the electrical works. A major millstone was the project was completed wi…

  • Safety Excellence

    Friday 31st August 2018

    Over the last 12 months PHE has delivered project works from Daly River NT on a Solar Farm Project to Khancoban NSW for a Technology Upgrade on Snowy Hydro. During that time, we have also retained continuous presence at Cadia Valley for Newcrest and Visy Pulp and Paper in Tumut.

    A Major achievement is that we have had Zero Lost Time and our company TRIFR is currently Zero.

    PHE continues to deliver on Quality, …

  • New Brisbane Workshop

    Monday 8th May 2017

    PHE Brisbane has relocated to Eagle Farm as of the 8th May 2017.

    The new address is:
    Unit 8/41 Lavarack Avenue
    Eagle Farm, QLD 4009
    Ph: 07 3260 7933
    Fax: 07 5482 2602

  • PHE received a certificate of commendation for the works on the Snowy Hydro 2 Power Station Modernisation at the NECA NSW 2015 awards in September.

    Congratulations to the management and staff of the PHE Tumut branch.…

  • Environmental Accreditation Completed

    Thursday 26th February 2015


    PHE has a commitment to a high standard of environmental management. The work done by our BMS (Business Management System) team has been rewarded with AS/NZS 14001:2004 accreditation.

    This Environmental accreditation accompanies AS/NZS 4801:2001 in OH&S and AS/NZS 9001:2008 in Quality management.



  • PHE awarded Newcrest Mining E&I Contract

    Wednesday 9th October 2013

    PHE is pleased to advise that it has successfully been awarded Newcrest Mining’s, Panel Cave 2 West Crusher Underground E&I contract located at Cadia Valley Operations, Orange NSW.

    PHE currently has positions available to join their construction team and encourage interested parties to review the positions via the Careers section of the website or connecting to the PHE LinkedIn company page.


  • Distribution Switchboards

    Thursday 8th August 2013

    PHE is an accredited NHP Cubic switchboard builder and focus on assemblies up to 5000A. Contact Ben on 07 54827699 for more details on how this innovative product can be custom designed for your next project.

  • Drilling Rig Technology

    Thursday 25th July 2013

    PHE has been engaged to electrically design and manufacture a motor control solution for use in Queensland’s Surat Basin Gas fields. The control solution utilises the B&R Automation X20 I/O, ACOPOS variable speed drive and servo controllers. Controlled by a B&R Automation Power Panel 500 HMI solution.

    All equipment is housed in Rittal TS8 enclosures and will be fitted anti-vibration mounts to allow for the…