Facilities Requirement for the New Air Combat Capability - Tindal Airbase - Katherine

Client: Lendlease
Contract value: Approx $20,000,000

The RAAF Base Tindal is located 15km from the town of Katherine and is undergoing a 5th redevelopment project. The Australian government is investing approximately $470 million to be spent on providing new and upgraded facilities and infrastructure to support the introduction of the joint strike fighter F-35A aircraft at Tindal Airbase in Katherine.

Mitcon Projects is the principle FRP contractor for this project. The major buildings included a multi-story HQ/Hanger complex, training facility, maintenance workshop and various other smaller buildings. The project consists of approximately 15,000m3 of concrete.

Scope of works

The provision of all labour, plant and equipment for the completion of the concrete works package including survey/set out, detailed excavation, steelfixing, formwork, concrete place and finish for the footings, ground slabs, walls/columns and suspended slabs in various buildings and structures.