UEA Trenchless has recently been awarded the construction of 883 metres of a 710mm water main and two 140mm communication lines. The works include two bores alongside one another for both the water main and communication line. These works form a part of the Mount Piper Water Treatment Project that will deliver water between the Springvale Mine and the Mount Piper Power Station.
UEA Trenchless continues to provide horizontal directional drilling and trenching works as part of a panel for a major Sydney Electricity Supplier. Under the panel for directional drilling and trenching services, UEA Trenchless has already successfully completed projects in Camden, Kellyville, Marsden Park, Wollongong, Airds and Greenfield Park, with two major CONSAC replacement projects in Bidwill currently under construction. UEA has been working effortlessly with the principal to develop innovative designs and methods of construction to provide a cost saving while minimising the impact of the works to the community.
Telstra, along with a number of partners, is undertaking a project to install a new undersea telecommunications cable between Singapore and Perth named the Indigo West Cable. The cable system will provide a new route for communications traffic between Australia and Southeast Asia, significantly improving connectivity and strengthening links into fast-growing Asian markets.
Spending on infrastructure projects in New South Wales continues to increase on an annual basis and the workload of UEA’s HDD and Civil Construction divisions continues to grow in line with this demand. Multiple projects of significance for major utilities and large construction companies have been awarded to UEA in recent weeks.
UEA is pleased to announce the award of a thrust boring and horizontal directional drilling package of works by Lend Lease as part of a NSW Government multi-billion dollar major roads upgrade package.
Works are progressing well on Bore 4, the third underbore to be completed by UEA’s recently commissioned Gallagher HDD Maxi Rig spread.