POTL Stormwater Drainage

Project Description / Overview:

POTL required a new RCBC (2.4 x 1.5mtrs) drainage system to reduce flood zones and to allow future expansion sites to be available & suitable for construction as approved.


Port of Townsville

Project Features:

    RCBC Installation
  • Demolished building to allow the alignment to be uninhibited.
  • A detour for the QR main line was constructed to allow RCBS,s (2.4 x 1.5mtrs) to be installed under the tracks.
  • Large shore boxes and ground water extraction pumps were required due to the geological conditions of the site.
    Open Drain and Site Leveling
  • Area cleared and grubbed and an excavator was used to strip the existing drain to allow it to dry out.
  • Tractor and scoop were then be used to strip the topsoil off the site and stockpile out of the way.
  • The cut to fill and compaction works then commenced using scoops, grader, water trucks and compactor.
  • Approx. 8,800m2 of hydro mulch would be sprayed over the area and then watered to establish revegetation.
    Removal of Asbestos contaminated Stockpile
  • C+ and Abscan removed 20,000tn of Asbestos contaminated stockpile material.