1. ATC Williams Opens Chile Office
    2. ATC Williams has opened a new office in Santiago, Chile. The objective is to extend our work in the areas of tailings disposal and water management into Chile in particular, but extending to other Spanish speaking countries in South America such as Peru.  The ATC Williams manager in Chile i...
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    1. January 2015
    2. The January 2015 edition of Down to Earth is available to view.  
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    1. September 2014
    2. ATC Williams received a HIGHLY COMMENDED award for the 'Sar Cheshmeh Copper Mine - Tailings & Water Management' project at the recent Victorian Engineering Excellence Awards (VEEA).  The award was in the category 'Infrastructure Projects over $20M'.       &nbs...
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    1. April 2014
    2. Research Project - Open Channel Flow of Thickened Slurries    ATC Williams is sponsoring a new research project on paste and thickened tailings transport in open channels.  The work is being undertaken by PhD student Sadegh Javadi at RMIT University under the supervision of Profess...
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ATC Williams provides specialist consulting engineering services to the mining, infrastructure and construction industries and State and Local Governments.  We operate in every state in Australia as well as internationally.

Our story began in 1981, when as MPA Williams and Associates we began operations in Melbourne, and subsequently expanded to Perth in 1993. We set up a specialist testing laboratory in Melbourne and this became NATA accredited in 1992.

Our business group, Australian Tailings Consultants was then formed in 2000 to emphasize our focus on mine tailings disposal and water management strategies.

In 2011 our operations were further expanded following the successful merger with Allan Watson Associates, providing us with a Brisbane office and stronger presence in the Queensland marketplace.  Allan Watson Associates built a strong business in Queensland also based on tailings, as well as waste and landfill for State and Local Governments.

Today ATC Williams continues to expand our operations across Australia and in locations around the world.

Our fundamental approach is to maintain a high technical proficiency and understand our client’s business, not just their project, so we can deliver sustainable solutions. We focus on the industries we know best, where our knowledge and experience can add the most value.

ATC Williams has been built on the core values of respect, integrity, service and excellence. We appreciate the opportunity we have to contribute to the long-term future of our people, our industries, and the communities in which we operate.