Entries by Ben Kirchner

Parabanks Shopping Centre set for $18 million expansion at Salisbury

Parabanks Shopping Centre has received approval to expand its site. The new plans will cost about $18 million to complete. They will include about nine new shops, an expansion of the north-eastern entry, new toilets and a carpark upgrade. Coles Supermarket will move into the Harris Scarfe shopfront, which will be expanded to include additional […]

Innovative Small Businesses Collect Prestigious Industry Awards

Two small Salisbury-based businesses have been recognised for their development of innovative products at several recent awards. XPed, based at Mawson Lakes, won the Research and Development category in the South Australian section of the prestigious iAwards. The iAwards honours companies at the cutting edge of technology innovation and recognises the achievements of home-grown Australian […]

IT entrepreneurs select Edinburgh Parks for $30 million cloud data centre

New IT infrastructure firm YourDC has purchased a 6,000 sqm facility at Edinburgh Parks, South Australia, to house a state-of-the-art, $30m cloud data centre. Founded by two of South Australia’s most successful IT entrepreneurs, Scott Hicks and Greg Siegele, the high tech data centre will support the transformation of Adelaide’s North by providing essential IT […]

Codan centralises to Technology Park, Mawson Lakes

Codan Limited (ASX:CDA) has announced that the company will centralise its Adelaide operations to the Technology Park Adelaide precinct at Mawson Lakes bring over 250 staff. Codan provides robust and leading-edge technology solutions that solve customers’ communication, safety, security and productivity problems. Their customers include United Nations organisations, mining companies, security and military groups, government departments, […]

Boeing opens SA Headquarters in Mawson Lakes

Global aerospace giant Boeing has opened its first South Australian office in Technology Park, Mawson Lakes. This provides a strong indication that key international primes have confidence in the state’s defence sector. The Minister for Defence Industries Martin Hamilton-Smith attended the opening of the new Boeing office – in Technology Park at Mawson Lakes today […]

Holco becomes NT’s largest dedicated meat supplier

Cavan based meat company Holco will spend $5 million upgrading its Darwin cold storage and distribution centre to better serve Northern Territory consumers. The demands from the mining sector and US defence personnel will justify the company’s multi-million dollar meat storage expansion. This expansion will help Holco become the Northern Territory’s largest dedicated meat supplier, […]

Ground work begins on new Masters store at Parafield Airport

More South Australian customers are set to benefit from Masters’ wide range of hardware and home improvement goods, with work commencing today on a new store at Parafield Airport. The start of construction will be marked with a sod-turning ceremony on-site today at Parafield Airport to be attended by SA Treasurer Tom Koutsantonis, Member for […]