The Infrastructure Products Australia difference
With a national network of manufacturing facilities, 200+ employees, 2,000 distributors and thousands of products specified by major authorities. Infrastructure Products Australia have the experience, passion and capability to partner with you to deliver your next job on time and on budget.
We’re all about partnering with you to ensure your next project runs smoothly. Since our early beginnings, our business has been driven by collaboration and innovation to ensure you get a longer-lasting, cost-efficient installation.
Plus, you’ll benefit from the strength and global support of CRH, our parent company, a worldwide leader in diversified building products. Combined, this has enabled us to offer sophisticated service solutions for companies like Telstra, National Broadband Network, Australian Department of Defence, VicRoads, local councils across Australia and more.
– BVCI opened
– BVCI rebranded to Cubis Systems in early 2019
– In 2019 Cubis Systems acquired Aus Pits
– In 2022 we added our UK sister company Filoform
We design, manufacture, and distribute superior plastic and precast pits and covers
We offer unmatched flexibility of scale, engineering expertise and product range
We have global experience and reach, but local responsiveness and knowledge
Part of a Global Infrastructure Network
A CRH Company
CRH is the leading building materials company in the world, employing ~77,400 people at 3,235 locations in 28 countries. CRH is the largest building materials business in both North America and Europe and we also have regional locations in Asia.
We manufacture and supply a diverse range of integrated building materials, products and innovative end-to-end solutions which can be found throughout the built environment, from major public infrastructure projects to commercial buildings and residential homes.
A Fortune 500 company, CRH is a constituent member of the FTSE 100 index, the EURO STOXX 50 index, the ISEQ 20 and the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) Europe. CRH’s American Depositary Shares are listed on the NYSE.
Careers and our people
Here at Infrastructure Products Australia, we believe in providing you with not just a job, but a fulfilling career.
Your journey starts with a carefully designed onboarding program. We welcome you as a new starter and our mission in these first few months is to set you up for success. You’re given the opportunity to focus on developing a practical, “on-the-job” understanding of your new role. You’ll be empowered to put your new learnings and expertise into practice immediately. We are committed to making sure you feel like a growing part of the company, your safety is our number one priority, and you work with innovative products, processes, and other motivated people.
Meet our Executive Team
A career starting as an Army Officer, Kevin has operated in 4 countries, predominantly Asian. The vast majority of his career has been in heavy industry, with the last 20 years in cement and concrete related products which has allowed him to develop a deep understanding of the industry customers and operations. Through additional study, including his MBA, and practical application, he has developed a strong commercial approach within operational settings, and has managed large scale transformations within both multinational companies and publicly listed start-ups. He has a strong desire to work as part of a growing business within Australia whilst still being part of a CRH.
Having 25+ years in the manufacturing industry, Chris draws on his knowledge and experience to focus on improving productivity and product development across globally-focused companies in Telecommunications, Electrical and Construction Sectors
Chris lives by the philosophy of fundamentally improving the infrastructure developed and delivered for the next generations. He is driving innovation and thought-leadership amongst the business and his team.
With both Trade and Tertiary Engineering qualifications and post-graduate in Project Management, Chris brings a unique perspective to the Organisation’s Engineering discipline and management systems. Year on year, Chris successfully commercialises new products representing 20% of the business’s revenue.
This year Chris will focus on market demand and improving product installation safety as we bring exciting new products to customers.
Fleur is a highly qualified and experienced Finance Director, with a Bachelor of Business in Economics, an MBA from Deakin University, and a CPA qualification. In addition, she has completed the Institute of Company Directors course. Fleur has a wealth of relevant experience in finance and leadership, particularly in the manufacturing and distribution sectors. She has worked for large NYSE listed multinationals such as IBM and Alcoa and smaller FTSE listed companies like Chemring Plc. Throughout her career, Fleur has demonstrated a passion for business improvement and control, leading major projects such as digital transformations, ERP implementation, efficiency and profitability improvement programs, and even the closure of an aluminium smelter. Her extensive expertise in these areas makes her a true asset to the IPA team.
Melissa Hume is a Sydney-based HR professional with manufacturing, transport and logistics industry experience. During her career journey, Melissa noticed a lack of Australian resources available to support those in the beginning stages of their careers and was inspired to author her first book, Career Guidance for Now and for the Future. Your HR Ally is Melissa’s second book published in 2021, which is fast becoming another important contribution to a disrupted profession. In 2021, Melissa also became an Excellence Awardee for ‘Australian HR Manager of the Year’. Whatever goals she may tackle next, Melissa has always felt passionate about helping the community and coaching upcoming generations of HR practitioners.
A Civil Engineer by degree and with a background in civil construction and project delivery, Mitch Hall has been in the heavy industry for over 18 years. In addition, Mitch has 15 years of experience in pre-cast concrete manufacturing. In 2007, he started working with Aus Pits in Queensland and later relocated to Victoria with his family to continue his career with IPA. Mitch finds the most enjoyment at work when overcoming challenges and leading teams through change.