Defence

Richard Crookes Constructions has made delivering high quality assets for Defence part of its core business. This includes taking deliberate steps such as staff specialisation, training and retention; and the development of management systems and processes specific to Defence projects.

We have proven methodologies for working at multiple work faces, projects that require high levels of security and a reputation for effectively delivering project works in busy operating environments. Our recent Defence portfolio includes the Multi-role Helicopter Facilities HMAS Albatross Nowra, Australian Defence Force Academy and Cadet Living-in Accommodation in Campbell ACT.


ADFA Redevelopment

ADFA Redevelopment

ADFA Redevelopment

The redevelopment of existing university campus including a new 1200 seat auditorium, 300 seat lecture theatre, sports centre, refurbish cadets mess (kitchen & servery), teaching spaces and working accommodation. » Read More


Australian Defence Force Academy, Cadet Living in Accommodation

Australian Defence Force Academy, Cadet Living in Accommodation

Australian Defence Force Academy, Cadet Living in Accommodation

Refurbishment of 12 existing cadet living-in-accommodation (LIA) blocks each providing accommodation for 48 cadets. » Read More


Single LEAP Phase 2 (Defence Accommodation)

Single LEAP Phase 2 (Defence Accommodation)

Single LEAP Phase 2 (Defence Accommodation)

This project involves the construction of 360 single accommodation units across 4 bases, HMAS Albatross Nowra (170), RAAF Base Wagga Wagga (50) Kapooka Army Barracks (90), Albury Wodonga Miltary Area South Bandiana, VIC (50)


Multi-role Helicopter 90 Facility

Multi-role Helicopter 90 Facility

Multi-role Helicopter 90 Facility

The MRH 90 Facility was the construction of a new Squadron at HMAS Albatross in Nowra. Works involved a multi-level office style building for working accommodation for defence operational needs, an aircraft maintenance hangar and storage “hangarettes” in a high bay industrial style area, single level battery workshops requiring specialised finishes and services, and upgrade of aircraft pavements, car parking and road layouts. The project also included the demolition of the existing buildings. » Read More


ELF Singleton Stage 1 Deferred Works

ELF Singleton Stage 1 Deferred Works

ELF Singleton Stage 1 Deferred Works

Construction of increased facilities, including additional working accommodation, training facilities, and associated infrastructure upgrades. Scope includes 8 x new buildings, 2 x extensions to existing buildings and a extension to existing car park and associated works.