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  • Pine Rivers Park Riverbank Stabilisation

    Works involved the stabilisation of roughly 350m of embankment along South Pine River in Pine Rivers Park, Strathpine through a combination of earthworks, geotextiles, gravel, rock, revegetation and piling. Works were in a sensitive environment and consisted of designated Waterway Barrier Works and included, but were not limited to: Bank battering and revegetation Obtain Propagation Permit for two species of Mangroves (River Mangroves & Grey Mangroves) Timber piling and shot rock toe [...]

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    Blatchford Sporting & Rec Reserve

    The construction of a new carpark, a district level playground, associated picnic and BBQ facilities with shelters. Also included in the works was the design, construction, delivery and installation of a single cubicle, prefabricated, unisex, vandal resistant, PWD public toilet block. Works included but were not limited to: Earthworks for new carpark and concrete paths and leisure areas Design of shelters & toilet block Construction of picnic & play facilities, civil works, car park and[...]

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    Samford Road Cycle Path

    The construction of a pedestrian and cycle pathway along Samford Road and for the decommissioning of Wahminda Pond, Ferny Hills. After public objection, the Wahminda Pond was retained, and the pathway redesigned to divert around the pond. Works included but were not limited to: New 3.0m wide concrete pathway Environmentally sensitive tree clearing Boardwalks/suspended slabs - including mini-piles and concrete canvas slope protection Earthworks - including Environmental Permits and [...]

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    Lagoon Creek Cycle Bridge

    AllenCon was awarded this project by Moreton Bay Regional Council – a repeat-business client – to construct a 60m, four-span pedestrian and cycle bridge to replace the original creek crossing that had been subjected to regular flooding. The location of the project necessitated a unique design approach to ensure that the structure blended into its natural surroundings as much as possible. AllenCon utilised 220 precast concrete planks that simulate the effect of a timber boardwalk and [...]

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    PICR#9 Flood Remediation

    As part of the ongoing flood damage repair program being undertaken by the Department of Transport and Main Roads, AllenCon was contracted alongside ProBuild to deliver PICR Package 9 throughout the Sunshine Coast Hinterland stretching to Esk, in the Brisbane Valley. PICR Package 9 consisted of six projects in total and AllenCon delivered four of these packages:Site 1 – Road Slip Remediation Rock fill of the eroded embankment using 20T excavator and body trucks for ease of [...]

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    Williams Street Culvert

    The small township of Dayboro, situated north-west of Brisbane, was established in the late 1800’s and is a popular tourist destination. The community has expanded over the years but the town centre still boasts historic stores including a butchers shop, post office, former bank building, and the Crown Hotel. However, the centre’s susceptibility to flash-flooding has caused serious impact on daily life for local residents and business owners alike. In a bid to find a solution to this[...]

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    Griffith Road Retaining Wall

    During heavy rains in December 2010, a significant failure of the approach embankment to the Newport Bridge on Griffith Road occurred. In order to repair this breakdown, and to mitigate any future occurrence, Moreton Bay Regional Council initially installed sheet piles to arrest further erosion and AllenCon was engaged to construct the permanent works design. Construction began in April 2011 with the excavation of the saturated plastic clays and preparation of the work site including soil [...]

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    Kinsellas Road East

    As part of the Department of Transport and Main Road’s Moreton Bay Rail Link project, AllenCon was engaged as a specialist subcontractor to the principal contractor (McIlwain Civil) to undertake the construction of a three-span road-over-rail bridge and pedestrian path. The high profile project was delivered as the first package on the future rail ink project and saw AllenCon undertake all formwork, reinforcing and concrete requirements for the bridge which included: Sub-structure [...]

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