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Wide Bay Training Area

By October 31st, 2022Central Queensland, Defence

Wide Bay Training Area

Road Remediation Works


Tin Can Bay



Duration of Project

June 2020- August 2020

Contract Value


Shamrock Civil Engineering were awarded the project to complete remediation works to main access roads and other tracks within the Wide Bay Training Area.

Scope of Work

Road Remediation Works
  • Scarify existing surface
  • Import and add new type 2.3 road base gravel where required
  • Condition and compact new surface
  • Reinstate drainage channels and turnouts
  • Construct rock mattresses and scour protection where required with 75-150mm rock
  • Construct rock Mitre Drains in various areas requiring transverse drainage across road alignment
  • Vacuum excavate blockages from pipes where required
  • Total length of approximately 32.1km of roads remediated
  • Asphaltic repair work on Route 20 (Total Area = 60m2)
  • Remove corroded culvert pipe and replace with RC pipe and headwalls on Gate 2 to Route 20 Track
  • Repair 4 x concrete edge blocks on Castle Bridge

Project Complications & Achievements

Shamrock Civil successfully delivered this project to the quality and design specifications, on time, within budget and with no safety or environmental incidents.