ABOUT OUR COMPANY
R Slater & Sons Pty Ltd is a family owned and operated business which specialises in all types of civil works including Subdivisions, Drainage, Water, Sewer and Road Construction activities.
The Company was formed in 1948, and since that time has grown quickly to become a leader in the provision of this service to Colac and the Western District of Victoria.
The Company operates a modern fleet of plant and equipment, and together with a qualified and competent staff, provides a quality service with a focus on delivering a cost effective product that complies with customer requirements, whilst meeting all legal and statutory requirements.
The Company is capable of satisfying any type of civil construction related specification. Work is carried out to all specified requirements for a customer base which includes State Government departments, Local Government, developers and other private clients.
- 1948 R Slater & Sons was formed by Reginald Slater. At first, the company concentrated on road works but grew to include drainage in the mid sixties working mainly in Colac and District.
- 1976 Murray Slater inherits the business from his father, Reginald.
- 1983 Ian and Rick Slater take over the business from their father, Murray, due to illness.
My wife and I are in the process of developing a 96 lot subdivision south-east of Colac. We have been working in close association with R Slater & Sons over...Michael StewartDeveloper
R Slater & Sons have constructed a number of projects for the Barwon Water Alliance (BWA) in the past four years. I first worked with the R Slater & Sons...Komal DalalProject Manager - Barwon Water Alliance
R Slater & Sons are known to me through the Terang Streetscape Project Stage 1 valued at $1.2M. This project was delivered by them by way of contract with the...David Ward JPWorks Manager - Corangamite Shire Council