Canberran local leaders in construction services.

National Circuit, Façade Replacement

KPMG Canberra Office Fitout

What's important to

SHAPE Canberra

Since our establishment in Canberra in 1989, we have been a leading building partner in the region, serving government, education, health and other sectors. A majority of our work comes from repeat clients due to our strong relationships and positive working culture. Our team is experienced, motivated, and transparent and our senior leadership team brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to every project. We are licensed and accredited, with a strong commitment to safety on site. We excel at working in live environments and secure spaces and are proud of our local knowledge and experience.

General Manager - Tom Sparkes


Tom first joined SHAPE in 2009 in the Adelaide office, and was appointed to General Manager of ACT in 2019. He has extensive knowledge and experience of contract management and has built a reputation as a problem solver with a calm and methodical approach to delivering complex projects within tight budgets and schedules. Tom is a constructive leader that excels at creating and maintaining relationships between all stakeholders while motivating his team to achieve successful project deliveries every time.


Born into a family of Architects, Tom formed a passion for construction from an early age. Originally from Mildura, Victoria, he is an avid sports fan and a cult member of St Kilda Football Club. He enjoys travel, wine, and food, particularly cooking Italian cuisine, and staying active with his wife Danni and two dogs Lenny and Willow.


Meet the team Canberra


Brad Hammond

Operations Manager

‘Hamma, Sponge’

A Canberra local, Brad started his career as a joiner before joining SHAPE in 2006 in site management. His focus became operations and safety, and he is now a senior leader in the ACT branch in this space. Client communication and satisfaction is Brad’s primary focus when working on any project, which is evident through his great client relationships. His detailed knowledge of SHAPE’s project delivery systems enables him to effectively manage the implementation of these systems to ensure a quality outcome for the client with respect to quality and work, health, safety, and environment (WHS&E).

Brad winds down by getting outdoors and camping with family and friends. He considers himself a tech geek and an avid sports fan, following Formula 1 and Supercars religiously, while being a long-suffering Carlton supporter.


Rebecca Scott

Design Manager


Rebecca is a professional in the property industry with over eight years of experience. She has worked in events, committee management, commercial management, and now holds a hybrid role as Design Manager/Business Development at SHAPE. She holds a Bachelor of Arts in Architecture, a Bachelor of Interior Architecture, and is currently pursuing a Master of Architecture with a focus on design. Rebecca's diverse experience provides her with comprehensive knowledge of the local property and construction market in Canberra.

Originally from Glasgow, Rebecca moved to Canberra in 2006 and enjoys spending time with her two young children.


Mark Mikoljczak

Commercial Manager


Mark has been a part of SHAPE since 1995, starting as a Building Cadet. He is a knowledgeable member of the team, with a focus on the local market in Canberra. He has technical expertise in all aspects of the construction industry and is an effective manager who prioritises innovation, common sense, and planning. Mark has strong project and risk management skills, and a keen commercial sense.

Mark is active in the Polish community in Canberra and enjoys sports, outdoor activities, and spending time with his family.


Kevin Hodson

Commercial Manager, Bid & Strategy


Kevin joined SHAPE in 2007 as a Construction Estimator after moving to Australia from the UK. With a focus on commercial bid strategy, he has expertise in tender proposals, cost management, project and design planning, programming, and commercial risk assessment. He supports project teams in design and construct forms of engagement and uses his commercial and technical knowledge to contribute to projects.

Kevin is originally from South Africa but now considers Canberra as his home after marrying a local. He is an avid pet owner, caring for a dog, a cat, several starfish and sea urchins, 15 fish, around 15 species of coral, and a lobster named Zoidberg.


Brett Perrot

Construction Manager


Brett started his career as an apprentice carpenter/joiner more than 32 years ago. During his career, he has worked on projects up to $750m in both the residential and commercial sectors. Prior to working at SHAPE, Brett spent 15 years with Lendlease where he worked all over Australia. He is a passionate builder and even built a pub in Essex while backpacking through Europe.

Brett is now slowly renovating his own home in Canberra during his spare time. Brett loves fishing with the passion and would happily fish from a pothole if it was full of water. An outdoors person, he loves hiking or biking the Murrumbidgee River Corridor, kicking a footy with his son, and following the Canterbury Bulldogs.


Adam Benson

Construction Manager


Adam has 28 years of experience in the construction industry, working with Tier 1 building firms. He has been a Construction Manager on major projects in the ACT, including the Alexander Maconochie Centre, Acton South ‘The Apartments’, ‘Nishi’, ‘Palko-Nibu’, and the Stromlo Leisure Centre. Adam prioritises safety on-site and leads the internal training group at SHAPE, teaching the team about buildability strategies, personnel development, and contract management.

Outside of work, he enjoys spending time outdoors with his four kids, playing sports, and gardening. He also likes to ride his motorcycle around town for leisure.


Dionne Field

Office Manager


Dionne is a dedicated professional with a passion for the construction industry and a strong commitment to diversity and inclusion. She has worked in various roles at SHAPE for over a decade and is currently serving as the ACT Office Manager. In this role, she is responsible for overseeing the day-to-day operations of the Canberra branch and leading initiatives that support the local community.

In her free time, Dionne enjoys spending time with her family, volunteering in her community, and participating in school activities and events.

Canberra Projects

ADFA Chemistry Lab Refurbishment

ADFA - Defence Chemistry Laboratory
Department of Defence
Fitout & Refurbishment

Canberra Hospital Building 8 Expansion

Major Projects Canberra & ACT Government
New Build

KPMG Canberra Office Fitout

Fitout & Refurbishment

IP Australia

Fitout & Refurbishment


We deliver small to large-scale complex projects that span across workplace modifications, base building upgrades, technically demanding high security projects and cold shell fit out. We’re particularly experienced in live and sensitive environments and this comes from our work for the Federal Government, ACT Government as well as our private & corporate clients.


We work with clients across retail, hotels and hospitality specialising in fitout and refurbishment, new build and modular builds – all with the same positive, motivated and experienced approach.

Canberra Newsletter

SHAPE Canberra raise $42,000 for Mates4Mates at Annual Charity Golf Day

Community News

SHAPE Canberra wins Property Council ‘People First Award’ 2023

Company News

Give Back Month 2023: SHAPE contributes $145k to local organisations

Community News

SHAPE Canberra lends a hand to complete a hotel fitout like no other

Community News

SHAPE partners with Ecoloop to recycle ACP at National Circuit Canberra

Project News

SHAPE Canberra raise $50k at the 2022 Annual Charity Golf Day

Community News

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