Appointment details

Appointment type Voluntary Administration
Appointment date 6 August 2018
Appointees Current Liquidator: Tim Mableson
Former Liquidator: Martin Lewis 
Company subject to Administration ACN 050 019 960 Pty Ltd (Formerly York Civil Pty Ltd)
ABN 65 050 019 960
ACN 050 019 960
Office Adelaide
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KPMG contact

Maggie Li
Phone: +61 8 8236 3138


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Background information

Martin Lewis and Tim Mableson were appointed Joint and Several Voluntary Administrators (Administrators) of the Company on 6 August 2018 pursuant to Section 436A of the Corporations Act 2001 (the Act). Pursuant to a resolution passed at the second meeting of creditors held on 10 September 2018, Martin Lewis and Tim Mableson were subsequently appointed as Joint and Several Liquidators of the Company.

At the second meeting of creditors:

  • The creditors of the Company resolved to place the Company into liquidation
  • Martin Lewis and Tim Mableson were deemed to be appointed as the Joint and Several Liquidators pursuant to Section 499(2A)(B) of the Act, and
  • The creditors resolved that a Committee of Inspection be formed.

If you are a creditor of the Company and wish to submit a Proof of Debt form (POD), along with any supporting documents, please send your POD to KPMG Adelaide office at GPO Box 2499, ADELAIDE SA 5001. Please note that the liquidation POD form is available below and that creditors are no longer required to submit PODs to Link Market Services for processing.

You are only required to submit one POD unless you wish to amend your original POD.

The Voluntary Administrators’ Report dated 30 August 2018 is available to download below.

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Company details

The Company previously undertook engineering and construction projects for both government and private clients across defence, power, transport, resources, water and marine sectors.

Due to insufficient cash resources to continue business operations and the inability to achieve a sale of the business and transition of employees, the Company ceased trading with immediate effect from Monday, 13 August 2018.

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Creditor communications

Information and circulars for creditors.

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Fair Entitlements Guarantee (FEG)

Should former employees of the Company have queries in relation to the lodgement of their Fair Entitlements Guarantee (FEG) claim with the Department of Jobs and Small Business (the Department), they can visit the Department’s FEG webpage (, call the FEG Hotline on 1300 135 040 or email

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ASIC insolvency material

The Australian Securities & Investments Commission provides resources on insolvency for directors, practitioners, employees, creditors and investors.

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Coping with the emotional impact of financial distress.

Beyond Blue

beyondblue offers some useful resources for people struggling with the emotional impact of financial distress.

The beyondblue Support Service provides confidential, one-on-one counselling with a trained mental health professional.
Phone: 1300 22 4636


Lifeline offers phone crisis counselling for people who are experiencing financial and emotional hardship.

Phone: 13 11 14 Australia-wide
Online crisis support chat (7:00pm to 4:00am daily)

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