RAAF Base Amberley - Explosive Ordnance Logistics Reform Program (EOLRP)

Client: St Hilliers Construction
Contract value: $6,8000,000

The Australian Defence Force are enhancing defence capabilities with the construction of new explosive ordnance storage facilities comprising Earth Covered Bunker's, Light Frangible Buildings, ammunition process buildings, non-EO storage facilities, hardstands and administration buildings. The $210M reform program will upgrade existing storage capacity across the explosive supply chain network and RAAF Amberley is just one of the sites. The project also comprises civil works, infrastructure and essential service works. Mitcon Projects have been contracted to complete the full FRP package (including concrete supply and install) of approximately 5400m3 which includes 2x ECB's, 8 Buildings + associated columns/walls and suspended slabs, over 180m of 5m high retaining wall and footing + various retaining walls over 3.5m and all civil pavements for the complex.

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, steel-fixing, formwork, concrete place and finish for footings, ground slabs, walls/columns and suspended slabs in various buildings and structures.