Water & waste

The major projects below will be delivered by the Water & waste group. This group includes Water projects, Water operations, Water infrastructure and Waste services.

Sewer manhole lid
This project (also referred to as the Wirraglen Sewerage Project), is estimated to cost $5 million with $2.93 million allocated in 2017/18. It involves the design and construction of a sewage pump station and pressure main, and gravity trunk sewers. This will provide wastewater infrastructure to support the growth area of Highfields, generally north of the Reis Road trough to Meringandan Road and bound by Kleinton Road and Cronin Road. The project is part ...
Meringandan sewerage project
This project will provide trunk sewerage infrastructure to service the sewered areas of Rosalie Downs, Rosella Gardens and Rosella Highlands. The work will enable existing pump-out facilities located near the Meringandan State School and the northern-eastern side of Rosella Highlands to be decommissioned. Project works will include sewage pump stations, chemical dosing, emergency overflow storage, sewage pressure and gravity mains. Sewage will be pumped to the existing ...
This project is to replace approximately 2,400m of aged and deteriorating 675mm diameter trunk sewer in stages. The new sewer will be a larger diameter pipe from the Wetalla Water Reclamation Facility (WRF) to Griffiths Street. The sewer will be located adjacent to the existing sewer along the Gowrie Creek / Mort Street corridor. Construction will be in stages over a number of years, subject to annual budget allocation. The new ...
The $20 million Kingsthorpe and Gowrie Junction sewerage project will be completed this year with an allocation of $0.45 million.  Project works have been in progress for 3 years to provide reticulated wastewater networks within Kingsthorpe (520 house connections) and Gowrie Junction (200 house connections). The new network replaces septic tank and household wastewater treatment systems on small lots (under 2,500 m²) for public health benefits and to support growth. Works t ...
This $0.7 million project will replace an under capacity sewage pump station in Lorrimer Street (west of Campbell Street) and improve the Oakey sewerage network to meet current service standards. Start date Construction to commence early 2018, subject to finalisation of land acquisition and design. Target completion date Completion is expected in June 2018, subject to construction commencement date and weather. ...
A number of major projects are planned at Council's main water supply dams, Cooby, Perseverance and Cressbrook Dams; to upgrade aged water pumping infrastructure and raw water mains to the Kynoch Water Treatment Plant. + - Perseverance Dam station pumps and switchboards Click to collapse This project, estimated to cost $7 million with $3 million allocated in 2017/18, is to replace and upgrade aged and damaged pumping infrastructure at Perseverance Dam. Start da ...
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