Saunders Construction and Maintenance

Surface Reservoir

Saunders was engaged as head contractor for the design and construction of a 40 mega litre surface reservoir:

  • Demolition of existing infrastructure
  • Tank design and construction
  • Civil works
  • Pipe works
  • Electrical works
  • Sub-contractor management
  • Commissioning

Client: Sydney Water

Location: Wallgrove Road & Wonderland Drive Eastern Creek NSW

Scope of this project included:

  • Chair construction hazard identification meeting and compose project specific construction, safety and environmental plan
  • Demolition of some existing onsite infrastructure
  • Engage civil contractor for bulk excavation and construction of tank ring beam and onsite drainage
  • Engage electrical sub-contractor to route permanent power to all onsite infrastructures
  • Engage pipework contractor to install some large bore cement lined pipe work
  • Procure all mild steel and ductile iron pipe work
  • Engage painting contractor to apply protective treatment to entire tank internal and external surfaces
  • Project manage contracts with roofing, cathodic protection, disinfection contractors
  • Commissioning of facility on completion of construction
  • Compose operations and maintenance manuals for the facility

2nd Photo for RHS of Surface reservoir