Category: Structural Remediation
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Project Summary

Provide a structural bypass solution to the existing Train load out tunnel.

 

Train load out tunnel
Train load out tunnel
Train load out tunnel
Train load out tunnel

Project Brief

Structural audits had identified integrity issues in the existing Train load out concrete tunnel.

Requirements

  • Options study confirmed the best solution was the use of Pre-Cast panels to provide a structural bypass solution to the tunnel
  • The new structure was designed as a standalone structure of enough strength to support the coal stockpile independently
  • Inclusion of all project management, tender, contractor selection processes and execution
  • External structure work commenced during plant operation and the balance of works completed within a 2 week shutdown
  • Budget - A$4 million¬†

Deliverables

  • New Train load out concrete tunnel structure strong enough to act standalone
  • Existing tunnel structure repaired and patched as required to ensure maximum strength

Business Outcomes

  • Successful project completion, on budget and on time
  • Zero incidents