Tag: Terrain Levelling

UEA Civil & Mining Awarded Third Track Alliance Excavation Works Contract for Sydney Metro Freight Capacity Expansion Project

18 April 2014

Vermeer T1255 being used for bulk sandstone removal inside live rail corridor Sydney NSW. The project, in North Western Sydney, forms part of Transport New South Wales’ Northern Sydney Freight Corridor Program and represents the first use of a Vermeer T1255 for track duplication within a Sydney rail corridor. UEA Civil & Mining commenced work in…

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UEA Civil & Mining initiates two operational firsts at Sydney CBD bulk sandstone excavation project

18 April 2014

UEA Civil & Mining was contracted in early January 2014 to mobilise a 115 tonne Vermeer T1255 surface miner into the heart of the Sydney CBD for a bulk sandstone excavation project. The works involves preparation for construction of an underground car park in lower George Street and the job incorporates two unprecedented engineering feats for the…

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UEA Completes Rock Excavation for Princes Highway Upgrade

31 May 2013

UEA Civil & Mining has recently completed two sections of terrain leveling works on the Princes Highway upgrade between Mount Pleasant and Toolijooa Road. The $310 million upgrade, funded by the NSW Government, will provide 7.5 kilometres of upgraded highway and include two new interchanges with access to Gerringong and Gerroa. In January 2013 UEA…

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T1255 Completes Haul Road Construction Trial

17 May 2013

Using the Vermeer T1255 Terrain Leveller UEA Civil & Mining has completed a successful trial for Alcoa, constructing a new “dieback free” haul road at their Bauxite mine site in the environmentally sensitive area of Dwellingup State Forest in Western Australia. The dieback pathogen, Phytophthora cinnamomi, has been threatening the world’s last remaining jarrah forest…

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Alcoa Myara Operations Access Road

22 February 2013

UEA Civil & Mining recently completed first stage works on the Myara Operations Access Road for Alcoa using the Vermeer T1255 terrain leveller. The road, which is approximately 900metres long, will facilitate the relocation of operations to the next mine region extending the current bauxite transport system, utilities and services. With parts of the access…

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