Water & waste

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

Westbrook homes
This project includes the design and construction of sewer reticulation mains as well as the house drainage connections to the unsewered areas of Westbrook. Following completion of the sewer mains, approximately 150 dwellings will be connected to sewer by licenced plumbers. During the construction of the sewer mains, the public will notice the installation of the pipeline, including changed traffic conditions around worksites and increased number of construction vehicles. During the connec ...
Waste collection truck picking up bins
Kerbside waste collection is regularly being expanded to include properties that have previously not been in the designated collection area. As part of the collection contract, a separate project to provide turnarounds for our collection vehicles is also being undertaken. More information will be provided here as these projects progress. Safe turnaround project - Tarlington Street, Middle Ridge The safe operation and management of waste collection services is a priority for us and ...
This project is to construct three new reservoirs to replace the existing tanks. Existing tanks are under capacity (each 45KL capacity) and in poor condition off Rowland Court, Gowrie Mountain. New tanks will each have 100KL capacity. The following works are included in to this project: Three new reinforced concrete reservoirs (each 100KL capacity) Overflow/scour pipe line which discharges to Rowland Court table drain Site drainage works and paving around reservoirs and access within ...
This project is to determine a community supported option to address longstanding water quality issues experienced in the Clifton water supply which is sourced from a number of shallow bores. The issue has been investigated several times including more recently the operation of a pilot water treatment plant. During the 2016/17 financial year it is intended to provide information to the Clifton community on the investigations conducted to date and the ...
This project is to replace approximately 1,700m of aged and deteriorating 675mm diameter trunk sewer. 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 project will replace ...
This project includes the test boring for an additional bore water source for the town of Greenmount to supplement the existing bore water sources. New bore construction is dependent on successful test boring. It will provide additional redundancy for raw water sources for Greenmount. Start date Tenders were called in August 2016. Completion date February 2017. Stages Calling of tenders for the work. Completed. Test drilling in the Greenmount town area. To commence at the end of ...
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