About Us

Bennett Plumbing and Civil take on plumbing, drainage, subdivision construction and earthworks projects in Adelaide.

Bennett Plumbing and Civil have over 40 years of experience providing wet hire services to the Adelaide region. From domestic drainage to earthworks, civil works, subdivision construction, plumbing and more, the expert team at Bennett Plumbing and Civil can handle it all. Check out the history of our business and our team’s experience below.

Contact Bennett Plumbing and Civil for all your Adelaide plumbing needs.

Bennett Plumbing and Civil is led by an expert team.

Roger Bennett – Managing Director


Roger established the business in 1976 under that name RB&PLL Bennett Pty Ltd. The initial focus of the business was on domestic drainage, sewer and stormwater construction. Progressing from an apprenticeship in plumbing, Roger became a Master Plumber (Licence PGE 1305). After much growth throughout the ’80s, the company has branched out to civil works on commercial projects including stormwater drains, main water and sewer pipes as well as introducing domestic plumbing.


Since 2012, the company has operated under the name Bennett Plumbing and Civil. Roger has directed operations and overseen construction on most of the projects. He also holds Construction Licence and Supervisors Registration for building works, plumbing and civil construction in the medium category.

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Daniel Bennett – Project Manager

Daniel started working for this family business at 17 years old and progressed from an apprentice to Supervisor by the age of 20. With over 15 years’ experience, Daniel’s role of Project Manager has had him manage numerous projects in the last 5 years, up to 5.7 million in value. His ‘hands-on’ approach and leadership skills make him invaluable to large projects.

Daniel has worked as Project Manager on the following projects:
  • Southern Expressway Extension
  • Minda Stage 1 Development
  • Reece Warehouse – Lonsdale | Sarah Constructions
  • Rudge Close subdivision, Happy Valley | Tonkin Consulting
  • Aldi Warehouse, Regency Park | Badge
  • Colonnades – Noarlunga | Sarah Constructions
  • Police Academy – Taperoo | Badge
  • Northern Expressway - Gawler | York Civil
  • Woolworths – Cumberland Park | Badge

Paul Mitchell – Estimator / Project Manager


Paul Mitchell joined Bennett Plumbing and Civil in 2015, adding to the overall effectiveness of the civil management team. In his role as Estimator/Project Manager, he is successfully procuring work for the company as well as being able to provide leadership in supervising site foreman through his extensive experience in civil construction. Paul’s role extends to business development and website / social media content.


Paul has worked in civil construction for over 30 years. In this time, Paul gained a lot of field experience along with plant operator tickets and other qualifications. He is a registered supervisor with SafeWork SA.


Paul’s Recent Projects include:


  • Goolwa Waste Transfer Station – major refurb and extension to existing facilities | $1.2 M
  • Montrose Estate -Ferryden Park, 96 lot subdivision | $3 M
  • Port Wakefield Gun Shelter | $2.4 M
  • Rockhampton Waste Water Treatment Facility – installation of centrifuge skid (Construction Manager) | Value $ 1 million
  • Water Treatment Facility project northeast of Roma (Construction Manager) | Value $10 million


Other roles in contract, systems management, estimating and project controls have seen Paul emerge as an important team member at Bennett Plumbing and Civil.

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Joseph Svehlak – Quality Manager


Joseph joined Bennett Plumbing and Civil in 2013 to assist the company to create an Integral Management Systems in order to achieve external accreditation. Joseph had previously worked at Tolmer Roadworks where he reported to the General Manager on all quality and auditing facets including maintaining all management systems and played a major role in maintaining in achieving safety accreditation with the Office of Federal Safety Commission (Australia).


Since joining Bennett Plumbing and Civil, he has been instrumental in setting up a new Management System that resulted in gaining external accreditation through CCF and pre-qualification with SA Water and DPTI.


Joseph has undertaken WHS management work on the following projects:

  • Dukes Highway Overtaking Lanes & Parking Bays - Brighton | DPTI
  • Lyell Mc Ewen Hospital - Elizabeth | Hansen Yuncken
  • Minda – Stage 1 Development - Brighton | BADGE
  • Rudge Close subdivision – Happy Valley | Tonkin Consulting
  • Aldi Warehouse – Regency Park | BADGE

Markus Schuster – Project Engineer

Markus is our graduate engineer.

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Contact Bennett Plumbing and Civil.

Here at Bennett Plumbing and Civil, we’re dedicated to completing your project on time and within your budget. We’ll come to your location all across Adelaide including Lonsdale, Wingfield, Dry Creek, Pooraka, Salisbury, Happy Valley, Gawler, and Port Adelaide. Talk us today about your project and we’ll create a custom quote for you.

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