Mt Louisa Pipeline

Project Description / Overview:

Pipe Welding Subcontract

CivilPlus (previously CivMEC) Constructions were initially subcontracted to complete the internal and external welds of the 800mm diameter MSCL Pipeline. However our scope of works increased and we layed all 850m of the MSCL section of pipe and completed the cut at the Mt Louisa Reservoir.

Client:

JJ McDonald & Sons Engineering Pty Ltd

Project Features:

  • Lay and weld 850m of 800mm dia MSCL Pipe
  • All welds completed and pressure tested during construction
  • 10% of welds tested by CCI Pope all passed
  • Pipes layed up hill in difficult terrain with the slope exceeding 30% in some places
  • 850m of 800mm Dia. Successfully passed pressure test
  • Majority of works underneath power lines and required HV trained personnel