What’s happening on site 15-09-2017

The first three beam pairs of Structure S02 were lifted in to place this week. Each pair, weighing in at around 80 tonnes, was lifted and manoeuvred in to place using a 1000t crane. The crane has now de-rigged from the north side of the structure and is relocating to the south side ready for the final three pairs being lifted in to place over the weekend and early next week.

Following completion of preparatory earthworks and drainage, works have begun on constructing the road in front of the new Crematorium entrance. Work is also ongoing go the new Crematorium wall.

Earthworks have been ongoing around the new northbound merge and southbound diverge slip roads as well as Ruthvenfield link road and Bertha Park link road.

Kerbing works to Bertha Park roundabout are nearing completion with kerbing commencing on the Bertha Park link road.

Work to install the formwork for the remaining deck section at Structure S01 has been ongoing this week. Work has also commenced installing the formwork to the east abutment wingwalls, in preparation for concrete pours next week.