How We Work

Who We Are

Kennelly Constructions’ purpose is to provide value to our customers by ‘delivering on what we promise’. Having the right environment that encourages all employees to perform to their potential is one of the keys to us delivering the right services and the desired outcomes for our clients. Our business model is built on the strengths and experiences of the co-founding Directors, Shane and Adam Kennelly, proud Bundjalung men, who have instilled a 'can do' organisational culture.

We are only as good as our people

Our specialised engineering and construction team have a reputation for successfully delivering projects for our clients. Kennelly Constructions employs innovative solutions on technically and environmentally challenging projects. The organisation works across the following sectors; Defence, Mining and Energy, Oil and Gas, Road Infrastructure, Telecommunications, Electrical Infrastructure, Renewable Energy. We are focused on the following services

Building & Property Maintenance

Building & Property Maintenance

Civil Constructions

Commercial Constructions

Electrical Services

Plant & Equipment Hire



Continually improving our performance throughout our journey towards zero harm.


Continually improving our performance throughout our journey towards zero harm. 


Encouraging our people to make their own decisions with regards to their tasks resulting in a culture that is flexible, innovative and collaborative.


Establishing and maintaining strong, loyal partnerships with our clients, suppliers, employees and the communities we work in.

Continuous Development

Continuous Improvement

Innovation, hard work and a ‘can do’ approach allows us to continually improve how we do business. 

FSC logoUsing an Integrated Management System we ensure that processes are effectively implemented across all levels of Kennelly Constructions in order to meet our objectives. The system is designed to comply with AS-4801 Safety, AS-14001 Environment and AS-9001 Quality.

With our continuous commitment to Safety, we have been accredited under the Australian Government Building and Construction OHS Accreditation Scheme. Safety is a fundamental value of our business and this gives all stakeholders the confidence that we are continually working towards Zero harm in our workplace.

We are committed to continuously improving the way we do business by systematic auditing and by responsive actions from client feedback. As part of our continuous improvement process — all employees have a role in the ongoing development and maintenance of the Integrated Management System.

Our effectiveness is assured by the commitment of all of our employees to continually improve our performance in quality, safety and environmental practices.

P1000808Kennelly Constructions has a ‘can do’ culture that makes us the leading Indigenous contractor.

Our competent people are resourceful and motivated to perform projects. Our people complete work on time, on budget and safely. We offer our customers a flexible, responsive approach to meet the project needs.

Kennelly Constructions has compliant equipment and competent people with real experience in the public and private sector. We focus on building long-term relationships with our employees and our clients