Project Description

Project Bridge over Toolen Creek Commencement January 2018
Location Melton South, VIC (Atherstone) Completion September 2018
Client Lendlease (Communities) Value $7.4 Million

Overview

Bitu-mill were successful on tendering to work on; two span skewed girder bridge including services with approximately 600 lineal metres of adjoining road works.

Scope

Construction of two-span girder bridge

  • Pilling through fresh basalt, 100t pilling rig required to break through the rock
  • Construction of in-situ columns, abutments, crosshead and fender walls
  • Installation of earth reinforced walls
  • Installation of x14 girders weighing at 58t each. Dual lift required for installation
  • Deck construction complete in staged approach to include, carriageway, kerbs, footpaths & voids.
  • Completed with road barriers and pedestrian fencing

Road upgrade 

  • Construction of 600 lin.m of deep lift asphalt pavement
  • Construction of new round-a-bout

Services

  • Complex service methodology required for installation of DICL 450 rising main
  • Complex service methodology required for installation of ERW Linepipe API5L PSL2 w/ 3L PE coat
  • Installation of electrical, comms, water, and street lighting

Outcomes

  • Works completed to high quality with exceptional finishes and tidy sites

  • Win – win attitude at play with negotiation on additional works awarded and attached to the contract

  • Exceptionally satisfied customer resulting in the further business relations for Bitu-Mill, Metro, Urban & Landscape divisions

  • Over 30,000 man hours works, with zero LTI’s, great achievement for the complex scope.

Completed Works