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Darren Robertson Wins the 2018 Ken Dinnerville Memorial Handicap

Posted on June 7, 2018

On a beautiful weekend in late May, an Illawarra local did the region proud by taking the top spot in the venerable Ken Dinnerville Memorial Handicap. Illawarra Cycle Club rider Darren Robertson admitted he had to ‘put my head down and give everything I had’ to leave behind the disappointment of his 8th spot finish […]

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SOTO’s homage to Australia’s local superheroes

Posted on May 31, 2018

As anyone who’s been to the cinema this season knows, being a superhero can be stressful business. With more than 10k beaches, Australia has a pretty big area to patrol for our local, and arguably more superior, version of the Avengers: our friendly neighbourhood lifeguards. And they’ve done a pretty good job for the rest […]

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SOTO structural design support for CSD’s ‘Shenstone’ Cotton Seed Processing Plant and Laboratory

Posted on March 15, 2018

Australia is the world’s third largest supplier of cotton, behind the US and India, with the annual crop worth approximately $2 billion. As the sole supplier to an industry which underpins the viability of over 150 rural communities, Cotton Seed Distributors (CSD) is keenly aware of its responsibility to satisfactorily meet the growing demand for […]

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SOTO Structural Engineering Supports Bass Point Quarry Expansion

Posted on February 16, 2018

The Bass Point Quarry has been supplying high-quality basalt material to NSW markets for more than 80 years. Under operator Hanson Australia, the quarry produces around 1.5 million tonnes of construction aggregates, including crushed rock, sand, gravel, crusher dust, road base, and premixed concrete. A new $100 million expansion, nearing completion, will see production rise […]

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SOTO a Proud Sponsor of the Australia Day Aquathon

Posted on January 17, 2018

The 2018 Australia Day Aquathon is a great celebration of the nation’s love for sport and our special relationship with the beach. At SOTO, we are passionately enthusiastic about the sense of community that the Aquathon brings into play, so we are delighted to be part of the event as a sponsor. The big day […]

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SOTO Consulting Engineers Receive ISO 9001: 2016 Certification

Posted on September 27, 2017

SOTO Consulting Engineers are proud to have achieved accreditation in line with AS/NZS ISO 9001-2016: Quality management systems. SOTO was certified by one of Australia’s leading Conformity Assessment Bodies (CABs), Global-Mark. The ISO 9001 standard is based on the 7 Quality Management Principles including: QMP 1 – Customer focus QMP 2 – Leadership QMP 3 […]

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SOTO Supports Lions Club of Figtree Charity Golf Day

Posted on July 21, 2017

SOTO is thrilled to have had the opportunity to recently support the Lions Club of Figtree Charity Golf Day by way of heartfelt donation. The 4th Annual Charity Golf Day was organised to raise funds for the Kids Fund of The Disability Trust. As an organisation that values community and enjoys getting behind good causes, […]

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“SWIFTA” Revolutionises Underground Fitting of Solid Filled Wheels in Mining

Posted on June 9, 2017

As an organisation that looks to the future, SOTO Consulting Engineers have committed to evolving the reputation of mining as a hazardous industry by upgrading mine operations to a new level of safety and efficiency. SOTO’s newly innovated Safe Wheel Installation Fitting Transport Appliance (SWIFTA) has been developed in consultation with coal mine operators to […]

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Illawarra Locals Rally for Homeless Youth, with Successful Ride Around the Lake

Posted on May 11, 2017

SOTO Engineering was proud to support non-profit organisation Lighthouse as a first-time silver corporate partner of the 8th edition of the annual Ride Around the Lake fundraiser last weekend. The community spirit on the day and in the lead-up to the event successfully raised social awareness and funds for the Lighthouse Youth Initiative program offered […]

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SOTO Sponsors Ride Around the Lake to Support Homeless Youth

Posted on April 3, 2017

SOTO Consulting Engineers is thrilled to sponsor local charity fundraising event Ride Around the Lake 2017. As an event that combines SOTO’s passions for community and cycling, the organisation is excited to support the event in raising funds and awareness for youth at risk of homelessness. Ride Around the Lake 2017 is aimed at ‘breaking […]

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