Bluescope announces Mark Vassella as new CEO to succeed retiring Paul O’Malley

BlueScope today announced Mark Vassella as its new Managing Director & CEO from 1 January 2018, after Paul O’Malley announced his retirement effective 31 December 2017. Mr Vassella joined BlueScope in 2007, and is currently Chief Executive BlueScope Australia and New Zealand. He started in the steel industry as a cadet at BHP Newcastle in […]

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PRA’s Harbour City Invasion

Prodrive Racing (Australia) is preparing for a seven car assault on this weekend’s Sydney SuperSprint where it will make its final stand ahead of the Supercars endurance season. Joining the team’s four main series entries are the Ford squads two regular Super2 entries plus an additional second-tier entry for Enduro Cup driver Richie Stanaway who […]

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Winner of the Tonne of Power

Congratulations to our 2017 V8 Ford Mustang winner Pedders Shock Absorber Service of Noble Park, Victoria. Special guests Mark Winterbottom and Bluescope CEO Mark Vassella presented the keys to Pedders Shock Absorber Managing Director Mark Pedder at Bayford. Our Tonne of Power promotion had been running from February 1st to June 30 this year and […]

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Hard Wearing, Cattle Rearing

Courtesy : Steel Australia magazine June 2017 Vol. 30 No. 2   Cannon Trailers Manager, Rod Cannon is well aware that his family’s company can’t take undue chances with their products as it has been solely dedicated to manufacturing cattle trailers over many years. He should know as he is responsible for all in-house design […]

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Super Weekend for Mighty Mozzie

Prodrive Racing and Chaz Mostert finished the weekend with a 1st and a 2nd capping off Chaz’s most successful racing weekend to date. After setting a new lap record in practice Chaz kept the momentum going through the rest of the weekend. Mark Winterbottom struggled early to find a set-up which he was happy with […]

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PRA Holding it Together at the Paperclip

Prodrive Racing Australia’s Chaz Mostert is confident the team can continue its strong form at the Ipswich SuperSprint after a promising weekend in Townsville. Mostert, a local of the area, describes the venue as his home track and was the scene of his maiden victory in 2013. The Queenslander says that despite its uncharismatic layout, […]

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Townsville Treats Team to Top Results

Prodrive Racing has had a strong weekend at the Townsville 400 with a podium finish and top five race results on both days. The return to form is a positive step forward for the team which endured a tough outing at the previous round in Darwin. Mark Winterbottom made his return to form with a […]

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PRA talk of the Town…sville

Prodrive Racing Australia will celebrate the Townsville 400 with the event marking the team’s 200th. The team has claimed 62 race wins, 64 pole positions and 182 podiums in its first 199 rounds and is aiming to add to that tally during its milestone weekend. With four pole positions and three race wins previously claimed […]

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MAXI-TUBE® – FANTASTIC FLOOR FRAMES AT FRASER

Our tubular steel supplier, Orrcon Steel has recently been involved with two residential construction projects on Fraser Island. One with GMI Homes and the other with B & B Building Supplies. Fraser Island has a subtropical climate with high levels of salt air due to its proximity to the sea. As such, these projects required […]

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Tough Times in the Top End

A tough few days for all drivers didn’t yield the results Prodrive Racing were after this weekend, however some consistent and smart driving saw all drivers make the most of a hard situation. Cameron Waters had the best results of the PRA drivers on the weekend and finished in the top 10 in both races […]

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