PROJECT INFO

Client: City of Greater Geelong

Designer:

Parsons Brinkerhoff

Contract Sum: $0.2M

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ABOUT THE PROJECT

Watersedge Landslip Remediation, Highton, Geelong, VIC.

Works Included:

  • Site safety monitoring including:
    ° Installation of survey control points.
    ° Installation and operation of displacement detection system.
    ° Groundwater monitoring.
    ° Daily visual inspections and survey checks.
  • Excavation of landslip zone.
  • Controlled placement and compaction of FCR.
  • Installation of subsurface drainage and geotextiles.
  • Redirecting existing storm water system and decommissioning of failed existing drainage.

Site Issues:

  • Working within landslip zone with potential for secondary failure.
  • Slope saturation due to leaking existing stormwater bypass.
  • Steep site access.
  • Redirection and interface with public in CCMA Reserve at base of landslip zone.
  • Limited vehicle access to site.

THE RESULT