Metro Tunnel Project

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Contractor CYP Design & Construction Joint Venture (CYP D&C) – Lendlease Engineering, John Holland, Bouygues Construction Location Federation Square, Flinders Street, Melbourne, VIC The Metro Tunnel Project in Melbourne is building twin nine-kilometre rail tunnels and five new underground stations at North Melbourne (near Arden Street), Parkville, State Library at the northern end of Swanston Street, Town Hall at the …

Temporary Propping, UCLE Marshgate

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Contractor Mace, Morrisroe Location UCLE Marshgate at Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park Sean Byrne, Engineer, Morrisroe Sean Byrne, Engineer, Morrisroe

BulkX – Parramatta Square

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Contractor Mainland Civils Location Parramatta Square Parramatta Square is a development aimed at transforming the city centre, by creating a lively commerce and retail precinct. Mainland Civils were contracted to carry out the large-scale basement excavation and construction for the new buildings. Conquip approached Mainland Civils as the project was perfectly suited to using the Direct-to-Truck BulkX, due to it …

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Efficient Bulk Excavation at Sydney Metro

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Contractor John Holland CPB Ghellae Location Crows Nest Station, Sydney Sydney Metro is Australia’s biggest public transport project. It will transform Sydney, delivering more trains and faster services for customers across the network. Sydney Metro City & Southwest extends the new metro network from the end of Sydney Metro Northwest at Chatswood, under Sydney Harbour, through CBD stations, and south …

Custom Lifting Solution Battersea Power Station

Custom Lifting Solution Battersea Power Station

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Contractor Vital Energi Location Battersea Power Station, London Vital Energi are working as the principal contractor to provide mechanical and electrical (M&E) services at the Battersea Power Station development, this includes providing the water and heating supply to the power station and surrounding development. A lot of materials and equipment associated with M&E are very heavy and awkward, sometimes known …

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BulkX Reducing Project Delivery Timetable at Mayfair

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Contractor Careys Plc Location W1J, London A new build development of a single building with 25 prestigious residential apartments, underground parking and a restaurant in Mayfair included a three storey basement dig. The site is in the centre of busy Westminster with buildings on two sides and roads with pedestrian pavements on the other two sides, resulting in careful considerations …

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Efficient Temporary Propping Scheme for Regent House

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Strategic design, manufacture and delivery of ground engineering scheme to rationalise elements, meeting budget requirements, reducing installation times and enable faster excavation.

Ground Engineering – New End

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Contractor Leander, Blenheim House Location NW3, London The scheme is a development of 17 luxury apartments in the built-up, residential village of Hampstead. There are many restrictions impacting project completion, especially at ground engineering stage. These include restrictions on: We got involved directly with Leander, who were the basement and frame contractor for the project. All the temporary works designs …

Concrete Washout System – Heathrow T4

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Contractor Toureen Group Location Heathrow Terminal 4, London, UK he new seven-storey hotel, which is due to open in 2018, will comprise both a 455-bedroom Crowne Plaza and a 300-bedroom Holiday Inn Express and benefit from direct access to Heathrow Terminal 4. The site occupies over 6000 square metres and is part of a long term, multi-site scheme at Heathrow …

Ground Engineering – Commercial Road

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Contractor Ardmore Location 27 Commercial Road, London Ardmore approached Conquip to discuss the complex residential scheme at 27 Commercial Road. One of the biggest challenges was that the 22 storeys residential tower is situated in a very busy area of Aldgate, bordered by neighbours with no set-down area on site at all. Further complexities included a live fire station next …

CantiDeck – Ebury Square

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Contractor Berkeley Group Location Ebury Square, Belgravia, London Ebury Square, in the heart of Belgravia, has one of the most expensive site footprint in the world. When Berkeley Group planned the build program for a prestigious high-rise residential development, they identified the two main challenges as limited space on site and a high demand on tower crane time. In order …

CantiDeck – Bloomberg London

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Contractor Sir Robert McAlpine, Josef Gartner GmbH Location London, UK The unique construction of two blocks separated by an arcade resulted in a very complex construction design. This led to logistic and access efficiency issues between the buildings, as well as vertically. The arcade dividing the building through the centre meant that access between the two blocks would be difficult …