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Osborne Naval Shipbuilding Precinct FSP

By November 10th, 2022Defence, project, South Australia

Osborne Naval

Shipbuilding Precinct WFSP - ISW earth and civil works


Osborne SA


Laing O’Rourke

Duration of Project

October 2019 – May 2020

Contract Value

$2.55 Million

Initial site works involved the construction of the project carpark, lay down areas, precast yard and compound areas. Works also included the earthworks, pavements and piling pads to the CSPIF and PLBTF facilities. Supply, install and test of in-ground services for the induction center and main site compound (water, sewer, power) completed the project.

Scope of Work

Design and Construct site car park
  • Clear and Grub 15,000m2
  • 1,500m3cut to fill
  • Asphalt and line marking
  • Design and installation of sewer pump station and storage tank and connect into existing infrastructure
Construct Falie Reserve site access way
  • 180m3of fill compacted (CBR15)
  • Drainage, inground services
  • Asphalt works
construction of working platform for CSPIF, PLBTF and pre cast yard
  • Clear and Grub C. 38,000m2
  • Design and construction of piling platforms
  • Pavement construction to external areas
  • Establish site access paths and supporting infrastructure

Project Complications & Achievements

This project was delivered on time and defect free. We had the flexibility to undertake additional works while maintaining the program target. Our ongoing communications with Laing O’Rourke were key to maintaining site access for other trades.