Butler Road Upgrade Works

Project Name: Butler Road Upgrade Works

Client: Sydney Airport Corporation Limited (SACL)

Value: $4M

Location: Sydney Airport

Duration: 4 Months

Commencement: August 2017

Outline:

Ward was contracted with the task of upgrading Butler Road. This was undertaken in three stages. Stage 1 saw the preparation of site and demolition, with the construction of temporary pavement to widen the existing road. Stormwater drainage was then be installed, followed by the construction of new kerbs and pavement. Stages 2 to 3 involved the completion of stormwater drainage, further construction of kerbs and pavement, and a roundabout at the intersection between Butler Road and Ross Smith Avenue. Works were conducted at night to minimize the impact of the construction on airport tenancies, traffic, and general public.

Scope of Works:

  • Site preparation and minor demolition.
  • Construction of temporary pavement to widen existing road
  • Construct Stage 1 stormwater drainage, working upstream
  • Construct new kerbs, following behind stormwater drainage installation
  • Complete asphalt wearing course to Pavement Types 1 and 3
  • Construct temporary pavement to widen the corners of the intersection of Butler Road and Ross Smith Avenue, to facilitate traffic movements
  • Construct roundabout including DGB20 subbase/base, concrete apron, pavers and subsoil drain
  • Mill and re-sheet Ross Smith Avenue and complete asphalt wearing course to Pavement Types 1 and 3
  • Complete signage and line marking, lay turf, reinstate and disestablish site