AIMS - Replacement of Dual Saltwater Intake Pipelines

Project Description / Overview:

Installation of

Dual saltwater intake pipelines, off shore from the AIMS Cape Ferguson Facility approximately 50km South of Townsville. The project is located in a marine park areas and all works required permission
and environmental approvals from the following agencies QPWS, GBRMPA, TCC, EPA and Marine Parks. Project completed on time and budget.

Client:

Australian Institute of Marine Science

Project Features:

  • Manage design of the anchorage system
    for pipeline
  • Installation of two intake lines— 280m
    & 490m long—200mm HDPE
  • 400m of Directional boring day lighting
    2m below Low water mark
  • CivilPlus have cast all anchor blocks to
    AS3600 in house
  • Fabricating and pressure testing of pipe
    strings prior to installation
  • All works located in marine park boundaries