Matthew Combe's efforts awarded

11 Oct 2017

Matthew Combe's efforts awarded

HORSHAM’S Matthew Combe received high honours from Warrnambools South West TAFE after completing his plumbing apprenticeship.

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From refugee to plumber with a purpose: Wagga's Juma Abbas leads the way

06 Oct 2017

From refugee to plumber with a purpose: Wagga's Juma Abbas leads the way

As a little boy, hiding under a blanket in the Sudanese bush to escape rebel gunfire, Juma Abbas never imagined he’d live to see a peaceful life. Now a fourth-year apprentice at Laser Plumbing Wagga, he’s hoping to use his skills to help improve sanitation in the very camp he grew up in.

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Laser apprentice to join Community Plumbing Challenge 2017

03 Oct 2017

Laser apprentice to join Community Plumbing Challenge 2017

Twenty five year old Aidan Ward, apprentice plumber at Laser Plumbing Sale, will be joining team members from India, Indonesia and the USA to develop a sustainable upgrade solution for the water supply and wastewater at a school in West Java, Indonesia.

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Family affair for the Campbell girls

25 Sep 2017

Family affair for the Campbell girls

IT WAS a family affair for Heidi and Sally Campbell when they won their netball final at the Lismore Workers Masters Games. Heidi is married to Jake Campbell while Sally is married to Jakes elder brother Luke with the team sponsored by the family business Laser Plumbing and Electrical, Lismore.

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Lismore business wins $20 million contract for work at jail

22 Sep 2017

Lismore business wins $20 million contract for work at jail

A CONTRACT worth around $20 million has been awarded to Lismore business Laser Plumbing and Electrical for temporary plumbing and electrical works at the new Grafton Correctional Centre.

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Juma Abbas leads the way

19 Sep 2017

Juma Abbas leads the way

The realities for Wagga Wagga plumber Juma Abbas as a six year old were grim; gunshots echoing throughout the house before he sat down for dinner and having to cover himself in a blanket to avoid detection. This reality lasted 12 years.

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Did you know that only 2% of all tradies are women?

19 Sep 2017

Did you know that only 2% of all tradies are women?

Did you know that only 2% of all tradies are women? And the woman you are about to meet is one of just three at TAFE studying trades. That makes her goal more remarkable.

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