Rob Carr Pty Ltd’s specialist micro-tunnelling machines are about to go underground and start tunnelling on Sydney Water and the City of Sydney’s 2.4 kilometre stormwater drain - the biggest built in Sydney for decades. Sydney Mayor Clover Moore and NSW Minister for Lands and Water Niall Blair, joined tunnelling workers on 26 June to celebrate and launch the works.
Construction of 8km of trunk sewer rising mains, a major new sewage pumping station (PS01) adjacent to an existing pumping station, modifications to an existing pumping station (PS04), including construction of an emergency storage tank and changes to the pump controls, construction of a new pumping station (PS18) and construction of 820m of gravity sewer reticulation systems in two separate areas as well as 2 microtunnels.
Construction of 880m of DN400 and DN600 sewer trunk main by microtunneling including deep shaft and caisson construction, 12 x DN1200 and DN1800 PE Lined concrete manholes, diversion, removal and or repairs of existing infrastructure and live sewer connections. The work also includes a rail crossing and management and coordination for the same.
Construction of twin parallel DN1500 and DN1800 tunnels beneath the M1 Motorway using J Series reinforced concrete jacking pipe. Additional works included the cleanng and lining of existing DN1800 concrete mains with new DN1500 reinforced concrete pipe.
Construction of 7 road and highway DN300/450 tunnel crossings, construction of DN600 and DN1800 pipelines by open trench excavation, 22 manholes, multiple sewer diversions and connections, heavy traffic control as well as construction of 198m DN1800 HDPE lined emergency relief storage for pump station.
Construction of 6 major rail, road creek DN1500 under bores to allow for the installation of DN1290 Sintakote water mains. Associated civil and mechanical works including deep shaft construction via caisson techniques. 1.9km of trench excavation, welding and installation of DN1290 Sintakote water mains.
Construction of 5.1km of DN900 and DN1200 gravity sewer primarily via microtunnelling, construction of deep shafts and concrete caissons, construction of concrete manholes and multiple live sewer connections.
Construction of infill sewerage infrastructure using conventional open excavation methods as well as specialised trenchless techniques.
Construction of pipelines, maintenance shafts, maintenance holes and pump stations. Responsible for decommissioning, live sewer and commissioning works and railway lines.
Construction of one line of 170m of DN1800, multiple sewer, water and telco diversions, multiple pedestrian and road reconstructions within shopping precincts as well as removal and replacement of existing drainage infrastructure by conventional trencching techniques. The works also involve a major highway crossing as well as management and coordination for several infrastructure authorities.
Construction of 790m of DN1200 and 820m of DN1400 gravity sewer at grades as low os 0.1%. Construction of deep shafts, concrete caissons, construction of concrete manholes. Other works included construction of a valve chamber, minor open trenching works, mechanical fitting installation and multiple live connections works.
Rob Carr Pty Ltd are leaders in underground pipe and service installations and they place a major emphasis on achieving continuous improvement through it's quality systems and systems processes.
Rob Carr Pty Ltd owns and operates a modern, up to date fleet of tunnelling / microtunnelling plant and equipment and operate out of their state-of-the-art facility in Yatala, QLD.
Rob Carr Pty Ltd has not only maintained but expanded its capabilities within the conventional and specialty civil construction fields.
Rob Carr was the first contractor in Australia to construct a deep caisson shaft via underpinned methods and utilising Cemex (Humes) Pre Cast Segment Linings, and is one of the industry leaders in deep shaft construction.
Rob Carr Pty Ltd is an experienced civil construction contractor with substantial experience in drainage, water and wastewater civil infrastructure.
During the past two decades, Rob Carr Pty Ltd has successfully completed civil construction projects for most of the country's major water authorities using its varying skill set and construction methodologies.
Rob Carr Pty Ltd owns and operates a modern, up to date fleet of tunnelling plant and equipment and operate out of their state-of-the-art facility in Yatala, Queensland.
The company operates out of two major complexes, a office warehouse and yard complex in Welshpool WA which occupies a total area of 5000m2 and an additional office and yard complex in Sydney NSW which occupies approximately 2700m2.