2010 – Tom Dando and Bec Dando incorporate DCS to realise opportunities in the civil construction market, initially supplying subcontract personnel (engineers, site supervisors, skilled labour) to various civil infrastructure projects in SE QLD.

2013 – DCS awarded first subcontract to deliver 4.5km of DN 375 and DN450mm FRC stormwater drainage and DN100 slotted subsoil drains, plus flame trap pits and various electrial conduit banks.

2014 – 2017 – DCS undertake a variety of water, sewer and stormwater and civil works on major projects including Western Freeway 6-Laning, Moreton Bay Rail, Toowoomba Second Range Crossing (as 50% of SDJV), Pacific Highway Upgrade Oxley Highway to Kundeabung, Southport-Burleigh Road Stage 1, Gold Coast Light Rail Stage 2 and Kingsford Smith Drive Upgrade.

2018 – DCS continue as a preferred civil subcontractor in QLD and NSW  to top tier contractors and public clients.

  • 100% committed to safety of personnel and public health and safety
  • Management system
  • Internal safety culture
  • Environmental stewardship
  • Management system
  • Evolution towards more sustainable practices
  • Maximise local economical benefits, by supporting local suppliers and employing local personnel
  • Minimise disruptions
  • Community liaison and complaint management
  • Guarantee to meet or exceed quality expectations
  • Quality Management Plan
  • Regular auditing and improving
  • Clients – top tier contractors deliverying assets to local authorities or private clients
  • Contracts – relationships built on foundations of trust, respect and aligned motivations to achieve mutually beneficial outcomes
  • Personnel – can-do attitude and inclusive internal culture promoting hard-won success balanced with sustainable families

Meet Our Management Team

Our core leadership group boast over 65 years management experience on major civil projects across Australia.
This management group lead a flexible and dynamic group of experienced contractors to create effective solutions with clients, resulting in ongoing partnerships.

Tom Dando
Tom DandoDirector
Bec Dando
Bec DandoDirector