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Ballarat Station Precinct

An assessment of multiple layers of uncontrolled fill soils and underlying natural soils to provide the most cost effective and straightforward procedure for the removal and offsite disposal of up to 8000 m3 of soils to be excavated as part of the proposed development works.

  • Ballarat Station Precinct
  • Ballarat Station Precinct
  • Ballarat Station Precinct

Client:

Pellicano Group

Project Type:

Development of the former freight yard at Ballarat Station into a large Mixed Use precinct (commercial/retail, open space, transport, parking and residential)

Works Completed:

Soil Classification Assessment

Project Outcome:

Soil Classification Report for offsite disposal of soils and an Environmental Procedures Control Plan for management of contaminated soils

Project Description:

An assessment of multiple layers of uncontrolled fill soils and underlying natural soils to provide the most cost effective and straightforward procedure for the removal and offsite disposal of up to 8000 m3 of soils to be excavated as part of the proposed development works. These works also included and assessment of the potential health and environmental risks associated with the identified 1200 m3 contaminated soils and management procedures required to safely remove these materials.

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31-37 Stewart Street and 12-20 Hardy Street, Brunswick

31-37 Stewart Street and 12-20 Hardy Street, Brunswick

30 November -0001
DRC’s design and implementation of the assessment works included the use of drilling equipment that was specifically adopted to suit a site with limited access and new soil vapour and groundwater sampling technologies that are more cost and time effective than the more widely used standard sampling methodologies.
Arden Gardens

Arden Gardens Risk Management

30 November -0001
DRC took the reigns on this project and delivered rapid assessment using world class technologies combined with local experience to complete assessment and remediation works on budget and on schedule to allow construction commencement and progression
735 Glenferrie Road, Hawthorn

735 Glenferrie Road, Hawthorn

30 November -0001
DRC designed and undertook the assessment works under challenging conditions that required utilising drilling and excavation technologies suited to site conditions with limited access and subject to heritage overlays, liaising with various offsite stakeholders regarding essential offsite works and completing the works on budget and within limited timeframes critical to the profitable development of the site.