Pioneer River Levee

Scope – Rock bank protection;– Installation of Steel wire gabion basket wall– Supply and installation of concrete pipe culvert components including end structures, aprons, field inlet pits, grout rock pitching etc;– Supply and installation of uPVC and polypropylene stormwater pipes, flood gates, stormwater pits etc;– Subsoil drain outlet including headwall, flood flap and rip rap […]

Moranbah Landfill Lined Cell #2

Scope • Construction of 3.2ha lined landfill cell (315,000m³ volume) • Establish and maintain erosion and sediment control for the works area. • Earthworks and civil construction required for the new landfill cell, expansion of stormwater basin, drainage and diversion structures and access roads. • Supply and install groundwater drainage system. • Supply and install […]

Whitsunday Solar Farm

Bougyes Construction Australia contracted Vassallo Construction to undertake the Civil Works for the Combined 140MW Whitsunday and Hamilton Solar Farms located in Collinsville and owned by Edify Energy. The civil works package included levelling of the site for the installation of solar panels, the construction of both 3m and 4m wide roads throughout the site, […]

Seaforth Creek Bank Protection

Scope – Undertake bank stabilisation work at Seaforth Creek to prevent further creek erosion. – Co-ordinate traffic control and traffic management for Poinciana Avenue. – Co-ordinate and engage with local stakeholders to ensure recreational use of the creek could still occur during construction. Overview Mackay Regional Council engaged Vassallo Constructions to undertake bank stabilisation works […]

Bayersville Landfill Remediation

Mackay Regional Council commissioned Vassallo Constructions to undertake environmental remediation on a disused landfill site. The proposal accepted by council entailed profiling the site, capping with a Geosynthetic clay material and then overlaying with an imported clay layer to form an impervious cover to an area approximately 176,000m2. A leachate trench was installed at the […]

Kippen Street Beach Outlet

The Kippen Street Beach Outlet project is located in a Coastal Management District and needed special planning as it is predisposed to tidal influx. An outlet drainage was constructed within the Shellgrit Creek catchment in East Mackay. This will assist in preventing future flooding and minimise the risk of a storm surge event impacting properties. […]

Molassess Bladder Installation

The Mackay Sugar Molasses bladder project included removal and remediation of asbestos and contaminated soil from existing structures with encapsulation and containment of material onsite. The works included protrusions through the walls to allow for filling and discharging the bladder, installation of a HDPE lining and cover, ring beam and spillway. An access road to […]

Marian Bagasses and Mud Ash Pads

As part of Mackay Sugar Cogeneration construction, the Marian mill required bagasse and mud ash pads to be constructed for surplus product. Set on seven hectares of poor ground, Vassallo Construction completed this bulk earthworks project in time for their crushing season. The client made some significant increases to the scope during construction including the […]

Hogans Pocket Remediation Works

Vassallo Construction was awarded the Hogan’s Pocket Leachate Pond project by Mackay Regional Council. The project called for the construction of a 15ML leachate storage pond that collects contaminated water from the municipal solid waste landfill. The project was awarded as a Design and Construct Package, requiring the engagement with specialist lining and hydraulic contractors. […]

Kippen St Beach Outlet & Flood Gates

The Kippen Street Beach Outlet project is located in a Coastal Management District and needed special planning as it is predisposed to tidal influx. An outlet drainage was constructed within the Shellgrit Creek catchment in East Mackay. This will assist in preventing future flooding and minimise the risk of a storm surge event impacting properties. […]