Founded in Melbourne in 1918 by Otto Yuncken and Lauritz Hansen, Hansen Yuncken has grown steadily in stature as a respected builder of major construction projects.

 The company has retained the tradition of quality and business integrity established by the founding partners, although the faces and methods have changed over the years.


Alf Ludlow, (right) shaking hands with Max Hansen, former Managing Director, (left). Peter Hansen, former Chairman (on far right), Alan Embury, former National Financial Manager and Company Secretary 1980-1983 (centre rear).

Myponga Dam, SA

Myponga Dam, built by the Hansen Williams Hornibrook joint venture, Myponga, SA, 1959.

Rocket Launchers, Woomera, SA

Built for Blue Streak Rocket, Woomera was Australia's effort to assist in providing valuable information for the exploration of space.