Abi Civil Contractors were engaged to construct a new concrete buffer stop on Platform 2 of Richmond Train Station. We were also engaged to assist with specialised concrete cutting for the demolition of the existing stop inclusive of associated ramps and pathways, the erection of hoarding, steel modification and handrails and fencing.
The scope was as follows:
Some of the challenges included:
How these challenges were overcome:
Abi Civil were able to quickly mobilise its experienced crew to commence within one week of being awarded the project.
Abi Civil adjusted methodologies mainly in relation to backfilling which allowed us to expedite the program and maintain quality and a complying product. Pecafil was utilised to reduce the 3-day curing period prior to final backfilling.
We regularly adjusted the construction program and level of resourcing to facilitate the needs of our client.
Overall Project Performance:
The project was successfully delivered by Abi Civil on time despite numerous constraints
Abi Civil maintained an outstanding safety performance during construction with no lost time and medical treatment injuries recorded.