Inlet Waters

Inlet Waters

Location: Inverloch, VIC
Client: Kaldumb
Start: 2014
End: September 2017
Value: $3m

The Details

The project involved construction of a 27 lot residential subdivision providing 4000m2 lifestyle blocks. It also included widening of the Inverloch-Venus Bay Road for Vic Roads.

Co-digestion Trial

Co-digestion Trial

Location: Western Treatment Plant, Werribee, VIC
Client: Melbourne Water
Start: June 2016
End: November 2016

The Details

Following on from the success of  the 205W Sludge Drying Pan Refurbishment project, Goldsmith was awarded the design and construct Co-digestion Trial project. This project required the construction of a new pump station complete with associated electrical and pipeline works in order to enable the transfer of food waste from trucks into the main carrier at WTP. The project also included pavement construction and asphalting in order to widen the existing road.

South Gippsland Landslip Repairs

South Gippsland Landslip Repairs

Location: South Gippsland, VIC
Client: South Gippsland Shire Council
Start: 2012
End: 2012
Value: $2m

The Details

Supply, delivery and installation of civil works associated with the remediation of several landslips located in the South Gippsland Shire including reshaping batters and installation of gabion baskets.

Murray Goulburn Weighbridge

Murray Goulburn Weighbridge

Location: Leongatha, VIC
Client: Murray Goulburn Co-Operative Ltd

The Details

In order to construct a new Weighbridge for Murray Goulburn at their Leongatha site, this project involved:

  • demolition
  • electrical
  • civil
  • concrete
  • steel
  • building works

Murray Goulburn Early Works

Murray Goulburn Early Works

Location: Leongatha, VIC
Client: Murray Goulburn Co-Operative Ltd
Value: $12.2m

The Details

The Murray Goulburn Early Works comprised of the construction of wetland, creek diversion, structural fill and drainage works. It involved:

  • construction of an extensive draining network comprising 1200m of reinforced concrete pipe (up to 1050mm dia.)
  • two twin cell box culverts (2700 x 1500mm) with cast in-situ end walls
  • 66,000m3 of excavation and placement of 93,000m3 of structural fill
  • construction of a 5.6m high soldier pile and sprayed concrete reinforced retaining wall with 250kN permanent ground anchors
  • construction of an industrial pavement and concrete road. This required construction of 6,900m2 of industrial pavement over very poor subgrade

Goldsmith worked closely with the designers and suppliers and carried out a number of trials to deliver the complex rigid pavment structure to meet specified requirements. The project also involved reconstructing part of the intersection of Rifle Range Road and Yarragon Road (A VicRoads Road). Goldsmith were responsible for ensuring council and VicRoads requirements were met including a Traffic Management Plan and Memorandum on consent.

The class 3 crushed rock for this project was sourced from Goldsmith’s Fish Creek Quarry, which enabled greater control over the supply chain, efficiencies and cost savings that were effectively passed on to the client through very competitive construction rates.