In the beginning, starting off with a 3 ton Bedford Truck, the company has now reached the level of having the 3rd largest privately owned fleet of Mack trucks in Adelaide. These are utilized as concrete trucks, semi tippers, body tippers and water trucks etc…
As the company has matured, it has grown to the size where it now operates with a team of 50 staff and employees, together with additional sub-contractors.
Operating from our office / workshop facility on a large land holding of 12,000m2 which has allowed adequately for the expansion and growth of the company in the past. All machinery and equipment are kept on site and maintained through our equipped workshop by our maintenance staff.
Through its development, Adelaide Kerbing has been earning the enviable reputation as a timely and cost effective deliverer of quality service and products, including flexibility in the range of projects undertaken, hence leading the company to complete contracts all over Australia and is working with some of the biggest names in the civil construction industry.
Recognising the need to diversify, Adelaide Kerbing also owns and operates their own fleet of concrete and tipper trucks, graders, excavators and bobcats etc. This has led our company to be able to provide resources and products without the sole reliance on others.
As the years have gone by, and technology has developed in all areas of the Construction Industry, Adelaide Kerbing has taken it upon themselves to introduce new technology into the concrete construction industry by purchasing the only 2 Power Curber machines into South Australia. This enables us to undertake projects the size of expressways and freeways. We are the first company in South Australia to be able to construct concrete barrier walls.
Environmentally conscious, we are also the first concrete company in South Australia that has embraced the practice of Concrete Recycling. See our Concrete Recycling Icon for more details.
From materials and construction methods to management techniques and information systems, we always seek new and better ways to help our clients achieve their goals and develop long term relationships to ensure the best outcomes for both our clients and our company.
Our Company recognizes that its clients and customers are entitled to expect that all materials and services provided by Adelaide Kerbing will conform to their requirements and undertakes to manage and conduct its business in a manner that will meet this expectation.
Adelaide Kerbing have an Integrated Quality System and has in place policies and procedures to ensure the following:
– that Adelaide Kerbing continue to be an economically viable company both in the short and long term;
– that Adelaide Kerbing deliver a quality product, in workmanship and service;
– that Adelaide Kerbing comply with Local, State and Federal Legislation with regards to Occupational Health, Safety & Welfare; and
– that Adelaide Kerbing work in harmony with the environment, and adopts best practice and environment management.
Throughout its growth and development, Adelaide Kerbing has continued to recognize the need for maintaining and upgrading its fleet of trucks and equipment. Starting from a modest board-work truck to the current fleet of the latest models of trucks and equipment. This allows us to maintain reliability and efficiency of delivery of materials to job sites.
Some of our fleet includes the following:
• 6 x Mack Metroliner Concrete Trucks
• 8 x Mack Valueliner & Metroliner Tipper Trucks
• 6 x Hino Mini Concrete Trucks
• 5 x Isuzu Crane Trucks
• 4 x Boardwork Trucks
• 2 x Isuzu Water Truck
• 3 x Caterpillar 432E Backhoe
• 1 x Caterpillar 246C Skid Steer
• 1 x Caterpillar 226B2 Skid Steer
• 1 x Caterpillar 305C CR Mini Excavator
• 2 x Power Curber 5700 Kerbing Machine
• 2 x CAT 320C Excavator
All of Adelaide Kerbing’s machinery, equipment and truck fleet is maintained and serviced in our fully equipped workshop by Jason, who is both qualified and experienced in mechanical and engineering maintenance, in conjunction with Service Centres — Mack Trucks, CavPower, Scott Christenson P/L and NE Isuzu at the required intervals — we have all bases covered.
Working in a Team environment together with people having specialized skills and a diverse range of skills and expertise, we aim to consistently produce a high quality product.
Adelaide Kerbing provides employment for approximately 45 people, the majority from the Northern Suburbs region, and a large number of Sub-contractors, which magnifies our aim to assist in the growth of the area.
We also support local business, sponsorships for sporting and charity events in the communities where our business is predominately based.
Maintaining high safety standards is a priority in our company, we are constantly keeping up with industry changes by conducting training sessions for our employees, as well as running a large modern fleet of trucks, machinery and equipment.
With revenues at an all time high and with and extensive range of machinery, Adelaide Kerbing has the financial strength and capability to handle any project—large or small.