Paluma and Mt Spec Pipeline Rehabilitation Project

Project Description / Overview:

Installation of removal and replacement of sections of pipes ranging in size from 445mm to 660mm in areas with extremely difficult access and in the World Tropics Management Area. WTMA carried out site inspections during works completion and were happy with the execution of Project. Sections of pipe removed and replaced ahead of program and on budget to satisfaction of client. Concrete and civil
works at the Dam Outlet included retaining walls 2.5m high, rock fill, concrete drainage, Fencing and installation of V-Notch Weir Boxes. Additional variation awarded to reinstate 130m of 500mm MSCL
pipe and concrete plinths after damaged with truck accident adjacent to highway.


Project Features:

  • Remove 4 tee pieces and install new
  • Install new Sluice Valves
  • Remove and relay 10m section of 660mm OD Pipe
  • Installation of Retaining Walls, concrete
  • Installation of V-Notch Weir Boxes, security
    fencing and hydromulch
  • Works completed in World Tropics Management
  • No environmental incidents during pipe installation
  • Repair and installation of 130m of 500mm
    MSCL pipe including concrete plinths