MAMS is a locally owned family business, we currently employ 15 local residents and we have been operating for 35 years. MAMS is a diversified company whose operations have included:

MAMS has a multi skilled workforce and our key employees work within all divisions of our company. We have endeavoured to create a pleasant, honest and safe working environment and the culture we have developed within our organisation is one of trust, honesty and respect. We have a reputation for honesty and good customer service and this is evidenced in the following long term contracts:-

  • Disposal of Mill Mud and Fly Ash Contract at CSR Victoria Mill 1988 - 2005
  • Hinchinbrook Shire Council Garbage & Recycling Contract 1995 - 2005
  • Hinchinbrook Shire Council Garbage & Recycling Contract 2006 - 2013

MAMS was awarded the Hinchinbrook Shire Council Refuse Removal Contract for the Period 1st July 1995 to 30th June 2005. This contract was MAMS first introduction to Waste Management and in January 2005 the Hinchinbrook Shire Council Waste Tender for 2005 - 2013 was awarded back to MAMS Plant Hire.

During the last 14 years, MAMS has established a reputable commercial waste collection service in the local shire incorporating domestic, commercial and industrial waste services. Since the inception of MAMS Environmental Services Division we have obtained an EPA Licence to transport Regulated Waste Materials including Asbestos.

In the year 2000, MAMS Plant Hire expanded into shipping trading as Day & Day Shipping and established a landing barge service from Lucinda to Palm Island. This service has helped to create ties between the community of Palm Island and the Hinchinbrook Shire and has helped to attract business to our local region. Day & Day Shipping provides a daily return barge service to Palm Island, Monday to Friday. We are licensed to carry passengers, vehicles, trucks, building materials, raw materials, waste, cold & frozen goods, and dry groceries. We also operate various road transport trucks, which collect goods from Townsville and Cairns. These trucks are loaded directly onto the barge and shipped to Palm Island. We offer our customers a reliable, professional and friendly service and have the ability to collect and deliver goods to customers on Palm Island within a 24-hour timeframe.