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Wide Bay Training Area Road Remediation Works

By November 29th, 2022Central Queensland, Defence, project

Wide Bay

Training Area Road Remediation Works


Tin Can Bay, QLD


Department of Defence (Spotless)

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 drainageacross 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 onGate 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.