What we do

EMAK Communications & Civils pty ltd, specialises in both pit, pipe, and pipeline civil works construction, and communications network construction & maintenance (fibre and copper).

We are licensed to undertake electrical work.

Our business management system documents processes to ensure and assure high standards of Quality Control, and Health Safety & Environmental Management.

Horizontal Directional Drilling / Boring

The drill fleet comprises a Ditch Witch JT30 All Terrain Rock Drill, a Vermeer D36x50 machine and a Ditch Witch JT520 for limited area access.

We have the capability to install pipe ranging in diameter from less than 50mm diameter to one metre. The longest single shot length approximately 300m.

Hydro Excavation Services

With our specialised hydrovac equipment, we offer a range of expert and practical solutions for remedial or preventative measures. Hydrovac excavation is a non-destructive excavation process that using pressurised water and industrial strength vacuum to excavate and evacuate soil. EMAK Communications and Civils has provided hydrovac services to private, commercial and government industries throughout North Queensland.

Services Location and Protection

Telstra Approved Plant Locator (APL) staff. Precision cable and pipe location instruments. Ground Penetrating Radar (GPR). Vacuum Excavation (Potholing) trucks. We dig safe in any buried infrastructure environment by infrastructure exposure and positive identification, to maximize protection from accidental damage.

Ground Penetrating Radar

Pit and Pipe Infrastructure

Fleet of earth moving machinery includes excavators, compaction wheels, bobcats, vacuum excavators, tippers, loader crane truck, and multiple support vehicles. Industry accredited and experienced staff and a highly experienced management team. We commit with confidence, to deliver projects, large, small and multiple projects, on time and within budget.

Examples of Pit and Pipe projects include;

  • Pit and Pipe infrastructure from Townsville, Mt St John Waste Water Upgrade project to Townsville Council Dalrymple Rd depot, a distance of five kilometres and
  • Installed Pit and Pipe Infrastructure in excess of twenty kilometres for the National Broadband Project (NBN).
  • Townsville City Council water main replacement program.

Optical Fibre Cable Design Construction Maintenance

Staff skilled and experienced in all aspects of optical fibre cable build, including…Network design, construction, jointing, commission testing, fault diagnosis and restoration. Cable haul winches with calibrated tension limiting. Modern maintained and calibrated splicing machines and OTDRs. We are available to assist with your network design and construction, be that a small sized internal multimode fibre link at a school, or kilometres of buried Carrier single mode fibre.

Traditional Copper and Structured Cabling Services

Small to large sized traditional copper, and structured cable, jointing and testing. End to end, Data Centre to Data Centre, Data Centre to Terminal Outlet, structured and Wide Area Network cabling solutions. Accredited to provide end to end proprietary 20 year warranties for Krone products.

Examples of cabling projects include;

  • Re-location and upgrade to the ex-Thuringowa Council Data Centre,
  • Department of Defence fibre and structured cable, construction and maintenance.
  • Terminated spliced and tested thousands of NBN network fibre connections, loose tube simplex and ribbon cable.

Electrical Services

Our team of trained electricians specialise in commercial, government and residential installation projects as well as service and maintenance. Focusing on customer service, we are equipped to tackle projects of all sizes and tailor each of our services to our client’s given requirements. We guarantee that all projects are delivered on time and on budget.

General Civil

Our team has the experience and equipment to undertake commence any civil infrastructure upgrade ranging from manhole installation and maintenance through to solar lighting for regional councils. All civil projects are completed to the highest standards using our skilled and experienced operators.


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