Foundation Specialists

Timber Bridge Replacement - North Coast Line - between Childers and Gladstone

  • Soilmec SR60 and Kobelco CKE800
  • At Gregory River

Project Outline

Products / Services
Bored Piles

Queensland Rail is replacing series of timber bridges in the North Coast Railway Line. The section between Childers and Gladstone was awarded by Fulton Hogan to Avopiling QLD Pty Ltd to construct foundations for the new bridges.

Scope of Works

The project involves 6 bridges and construction of bored piles majority with permanent steel casings. Bored piles 6No-600mmØ and 48No-750mmØ are without steel casings. All 36No-900mmØ, 16No-1050mmØ, 48No-1200mmØ and 4No-1500mmØ are with permanent casings. Pile depths ranging from 15.00 metres to 20.00 metres. Hard Rock drilling is expected on 3 Mile Creek Bridge  

Industry leading techniques and equipment

Our clients

  • Roads & Maritime
  • Department of Main Roads & Transport
  • Main Roads Western Australia
  • Transport for NSW
  • Queensland Rail
  • Sydney Water
  • Queensland Urban Utilities
  • CPB
  • Lend Lease
  • John Holland
  • McConnell Dowell
  • OHL
  • Acciona Australia
  • Meriton
  • Brookfield Multiplex
  • Hutchinson
  • Probuild
  • JQZ Developer
  • Dragados
  • Samsung C&T
  • Bouygues Australia
  • Jaxon Construction
  • BMD
  • PTA WA
  • PTA WA 1