Posted by: admin November 6, 2015

PROJECT DESCRIPTION:

Abergeldie completed construction of foundations, footings, service roads and service connections to support a major expansion of Cargill’s oil seed refinery tank farm at Kooragang Island on the Hunter River.

The works included construction of 2000m² of concrete slab foundation for oil storage vessels with over 6500 tonnes of storage capacity, and an additional 450m² slab foundation for a load out facility.

2800 m² appox. of additional drainage and roads connecting the packaging facility to the primary access road cater for increased tanker movements.

Project Nino allows for increased capacity to manufacture vegetable oils and protein meals which are supplied to local and export markets. Cargill Australia is very happy with the quality of the end product.

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PROJECT DESCRIPTION:

Abergeldie were engaged by Shell to carry out multiple upgrade and renovation projects at various locations at the Clyde Refinery including, excavation and construction of 24 m x 30 m x 2 m retaining bund walls, a tank farm floor, fabrication and installation of steel pipework, stairs, walkways, an extension of the existing weir, installation of tank farm drainage, and removal/replacement of concrete fireproofing at several locations.

Complex Challenges:

Multiple projects, project managed under a single contract with a single, integrated project management plan. Brownfield conditions requiring work adjacent to operating plant.

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PROJECT DESCRIPTION:

Construction of 20 million litre per year oil refining plant, including a vacuum distillation column, vacuum pumping system, evaporators, a solvent extraction system and storage tanks.

Complex Challenges:

Systems integration, testing and commissioning to tight Quality standards.

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PROJECT DESCRIPTION:

Construction of a new Nitrogen Liquefier Plant (‘OSCAL’) at the existing Botany Air Separation Unit (‘ASU’) Plant in Sydney. Work included earthworks, services and concrete works.

Complex Challenges:

Restricted work area within a Brownfield site, immediately adjacent to operating plant.

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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.

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PROJECT DESCRIPTION:

Procurement, installation and construction for a new pipeline to carry Cleanburn additive injection and DN300 diesel from tank 82 to a loading bay.

Complex Challenges:

Brownfield site conditions, working immediately adjacent to operating plant.