Queensland’s largest rurally-based engineering consultancy firm Brandon & Associates Engineering Consultants expands its operations to include geotechnical services. Starting with two laboratories, the firm quickly establishes a proven track record in this field.


South Qld Soils (SQS) is established as an extension of the services offered by parent company Brandon & Associates. Offering site investigations, soil, aggregate and concrete testing services, the company quickly gains momentum and builds a loyal client base off the back its personalised service, technical expertise and flexible approach.


Building on the strong foundations, SQS operates throughout Queensland and Northern New South Wales. The company now employs 150 dedicated staff across six permanent offices in Chinchilla, Roma, Toowoomba, Wandoan, Brisbane and Narrabri in New South Wales, plus a number of mobile laboratory facilities.