Yungaburra Raw Water Intake Reinstatement - Tinaroo Dam

Project Description / Overview:

Project Works included the removal of the existing DN200 water line which ran from the floating pump station in the dam to the treatment plant on the bank, which was a total distance of 550m. Once line removed all electrical cables and old anchors removed from line, line pressure tested to confirm integrity. New 90mm
HDPE line supplied to house electrical cables, stainless steel clamps installed around both lines and stainless steel anchor chain attached. Line reinstalled into dam and submerged, electrical works then carried out to reconnect power to pumps.


Eacham Shire Council

Project Features:

  • Removal of Existing Line & all old concrete blocks and chains
  • Pressure Testing of line
  • Disposal of all materials off site
  • Installation of Air Valves and DICL
    Pipe work on pump raft
  • Precasting of Concrete Anchor Blocks
  • Fabrication of Stainless Steel Clamps to attach anchor chain to pipelines
  • Reinstallation and submerging of pipelines