Archaeological Solutions Australia

Archaeological Solutions Australia Pty Ltd (ASA Pty Ltd) is an experienced archaeological and cultural heritage management consultancy based in Melbourne (Diamond Creek), Victoria. Chris Kaskadanis who is the Owner and Director of ASA Pty Ltd, is a qualified archaeologist (Bachelor of Archaeology with Honours) and Full Member of the Australian Association of Consulting Archaeologists Inc (MAACAI). ASA Pty Ltd specialises in Australian archaeological research and site identification; Cultural Heritage Management Plans (CHMPs); archaeological field surveys, subsurface testing and salvage excavations; project management, stakeholder consultation and negotiation; quality assurance and peer review services; Geographic Information System (GIS) and mapping services; Aboriginal flaked stone artefact analysis and interpretation; and, cultural heritage training and activities.

Archaeological Solutions Australia

Track Record

Since the establishment of ASA Pty Ltd in August 2014, over 160 cultural heritage assessments related to the installation of water, gas and electrical infrastructure; recreation and trails; transport; carparks; and, the subdivision and development of land for residential and retail use, have been delivered to local government; water, gas and electrical infrastructure organisations; civil contractors; in addition to several private developers, architectural, planning and environmental consultancies, on time and budget. Over 90% of our CHMP’s are approved by the relevant authorities without complications. Every effort will be made to facilitate in the effective progress and delivery of the cultural heritage management plan (or other service) to the relevant authority for approval in a timely manner.

Our Business Model is Based on Five Key Principles

  • Quality: Deliver accurate and comprehensive cultural heritage services as required by the relevant legislation, regulations and guidelines.
  • Time and Cost: Deliver professional services at competitive prices in an effective and timely manner.
  • Occupational Health Safety and Environment: Undertake all archaeological and cultural heritage services in a safe working environment.
  • Communication: Guarantee regular, open, direct and reliable communication throughout the entire project life-cycle.
  • Consultation: Ensure exceptional consultation with the relevant Traditional Owners and Aboriginal Victoria.

Please contact us to talk about your cultural heritage requirements on your project:
+61 (0)411 353 507 | chris@archsolutions.com.au