QN Port Stack Footing

Project Description / Overview:

Installation of

Reinforced concrete footing to support the oil furnace stack, the footing was supported by driven precast piles. The works including two small stormwater pits, nib walls and small amount of piping to ensure that all stormwater was captured and diverted to the oil water separator. A Lighting protection
system was also installed in the foundation for future connection to the stack if required.

Client:

Queensland Nickel

Project Features:

  • Removal of existing concrete slabs
  • Installation of 6 precast driven piles to
    a depth of approx. 23m
  • Vibration monitoring during pile installation
    for integrity of surrounding
    structures
  • Trimming of piles Installation of Lighting
    Protection System
  • Installation of 40m3 of Reinforced Concrete
  • Two small storm water pits
  • Backfilling around footing and leaving site tidy
  • Project completed on time and budget