Early Civil Works, Delamere Air Weapons Range, NT

  • Period: 9/1/2017 – Ongoing
  • Client: Dept. of Defence
  • Value: $4,106,854.50
  • Location: Darwin,NT

Project Overview

Bulk earthworks to construct large building pad. Works included:

  • Clearing and Grubbing
  • Development of Borrow Pits to produce general fill and pavement gravels
  • Placement and compaction of general fill and gravels for roads and building platforms
  • Stormwater drainage works including box culverts and concrete channels

Challenges

  • Performing works in Northern Australia wet season
  • Constructing with unstable ground conditions due to the effect of a variable water table.
  • Obtaining approvals for Environmental Clearance Certificates for sensitive areas
  • Establishing and maintaining erosion and sediment controls
  • Establishing and communicating traffic management plans for stakeholders
  • Maintaining safe distances between mobile plant and road trains

Successes

  • Project completed within allocated timeframe
  • Contract Variation works completed under budget
    enabling additional extra works to be completed
  • Sourcing and utilising in-situ material to delivery
    pavement of a high standard.
  • No LTI’s

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