SHELL REFINERY

PROJECT DESCRIPTION:

Civil works for general upgrading of infrastructure at the Clyde refinery in NSW. Scope included concrete demolition of concrete, footings, drainage lines and pits; construction of compressor foundations, plinths and paving; reactor pile caps, tie beams and footings: excavation of and new encasement to existing oily water pipes; excavation for pile caps and trim piles to reactor foundations; pre-cast and installation of a reactor table; installation of stormwater drainage; and a new system for oily water drainage.

Complex Challenges:

Multiple tasks integrated and programmed under a single project plan. Brownfield site conditions requiring works immediately adjacent to operating plant.

Business unit:

Petrochemical

Client:

Sheddon UHDE

Current status:

Complete

Start date:

July 2008

Completion period:

February 2009

Contract type:

Lump sum

Value:

$1 million