About Us

canvas2Introducing 1 Maintenance & Supply – history behind this successful business.

Brief history lesson – Mr Mark Milios – Managing Director and founder of Normstone PTY LTD, commenced operations of Callide Dawson Automatics in 1976.

1976 : Callide Dawson Automatics specialised in overhauling all types of Automatic transmission from passenger & commercial vehicles to mining application transmission. Mark participated in Allison transmission specialised schools when Allison release transmission in the late 60’s 70’s.

1996 : A&J 4WD: business restructure, it was time for a business restructure at this time a diverse company is company that can progress. Four wheel drives where becoming more and more popular in the region not only did the rural and mining industries have them but the general public where driving them around more and more.

The workshop now not only worked on Automatic transmission but the quality of workmanship was in high demand A&J 4WD became a maintenance workshop for passenger and commercial vehicles.

Performing full servicing and repairs – including all drivelines transmissions final drives, suspension and Safety certificate issuing for the Mains road department.

1997 – Quality control – Callide Dawson Automatics : Became registered of the quality assurance program

1998 – A&J 4WD spares : opened- This retail store was another restructure plan the need to purchase automotive supplies for the maintenance department, so the price advantages can be passed on to the customers.

1999 – 2001 : CDA & A&J 4WD now was servicing and maintaining mining vehicles, including passenger, commercial & trucks for the local Mining industries in the area

2001 – Auto one Biloela : Joined a newly formed automotive retail outlet, to give A&J 4WD spares an additional purchasing discounts to be more competitive and to support and supply cost effective prices to the customers.

2002 – Current : Maintenance : Became a well known name in the district for outstanding workmanship and quality control and pricing. Authorised for servicing and maintenance for lease companies as well as servicing public vehicles and many local business, maintenance department is also authorised to carry out warranty repairs for some well know networks. Contracts with mining companies to service and maintain there fleet,

What type of work? —- Passenger vehicles, commercial vehicles, medium trucks, Ancillary equipment from lighting plants, pumps, bob cats the list is too large to mention, Dragline braking system, haul truck braking systems- Lincoln lube systems-

2002 – CURRENT : SUPPLY : The supply department supplies industrial and consumable goods to mines and local business through out the callide and central highland districts

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what ever your requirements automotive, rural and mining needs are try us – we are only an email or phone call away