Armstrong Creek Road Culvert Upgrade

ARMSTRONG CREEK ROAD CULVERT UPGRADE

 

Location: Armstrong Creek Road, Armstrong Creek                                                                   near Dayboro

Client: Moreton Bay Regional Council

Principal Contractor: SCC

Engineers: MBRC with SCC RPEQ as-con certification

Start Date: 30 June 2016

Finish Date: December 2016

Value: $ 585,556

Contract Type: Lump Sum,

Scope of Works:

MBRC engaged SCC to carry out culvert upgrade works at two sites on Armstrong Creek Road.

The works included:

·       Road Realignment over 200m

·       Concrete protection works

·       3 cell 3000x3000 RCBC on skew.

·       5 cell 950dia RCP

·       Rock protection works

·       Demolition of existing causeways

·       Fauna walkway

·       Landscaping.

·       New resident access

Fencing

Challenges:

 ·       Working under resident traffic

·       Erosion and sediment control

·       Working in flowing creek bed

·       Large RCBC’s.

·       Rock protection to steep embankment walls.

·       Environmental restraints working within river catchments

·       Restricted access