Northern Airport Precinct – Vehicle Storage Area Bulk Earthworks

Project name: Northern Airport Precinct – Vehicle Storage Area Bulk Earthworks

Client: Seymour Whyte Constructions

Value: $1 million

Duration: 102 days

Commencement: July 2015

Overview: The project is located at Swamp Road corner Bellevue St, Tempe (Northern Airport Precinct). The project involved carrying out bulk earthworks for the construction of a 38,000 m2 vehicle storage area for Sydney Airport. The site contained asbestos contaminated materials, therefore the initial works included ACM management, clearing and stockpiling/placing vegetation, topsoil and placing geotextile marking layer. Upon completion of initial works, sandstone fill was was used for the bulk earthworks to bring up the site to required finish surface levels.

Scope of works:

  • Installation of gas drainage trenches
  • ACM management, clearing and stockpiling/placing vegetation and topsoil
  • Bulk earthworks fill for carpark until finished surface level (installation of geotextile marker layer over ACM; and sandstone fill for carpark)