Ward was awarded the contract for civil works for the Airtrunk Data Centre project. The contract was for clearing, excavation and removal of 70,000m3 of sandstone material, detailed excavation, installation of utilities, construction of retaining walls and stormwater drainage for the new data centre.

Scope of Works//

  • Establish erosion and sediment controls
  • Tree clearing and stripping of site vegetation and topsoil over 10,000m2
  • Construction of piling platforms and an earth ramp for truck access
  • Cut to fill on site of 20,000m3
  • Excavation and disposal of 70,000m3 of Class 1 & 2 VENM sandstone
  • Trimming vertical sandstone walls and floor
  • Installation of combined utilities trench in Harley Drive
  • Construction of half road pavement for rigid concrete pavement
  • Construction of stormwater draining for the site perimeter and internal lines
  • Build retaining walls