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Aerodrome Improvements At Bathurst Airport

Antoun was engaged to assist with Bathurst’s increased airport tourism by delivering new taxiways, drainage networks and water mains as well as reconstructing refuelling aprons and upgrading the existing taxi-ways.

Location:

Bathurst, NSW

Budget:

$3.5m

Duration:

24 weeks

Sector:

Completed:

March 2019

The scope of works included

  • Geotechnical testing indicated sub-standard conditions at subgrade level; therefore additional excavation and lime stabilisation was required
  • Antoun worked collaboratively with the client to resourcefully remediate the poor ground conditions before pavement construction commenced
  • Construction included new taxiways and the refurbishment of existing taxiways and aprons, new stormwater drainage & headwalls, sewer networks, new aeronautical ground lighting systems, main water diversions, and a reinforced fuelling facility
  • Two-coat seal and asphalt surfacing was installed on the taxiways and passenger apron, along with with with lining and fog light towers as part of the final project stage

The Results

Despite the poor ground quality, Antoun completed key project components ahead of critical event dates. Stakeholder access was maintained throughout the project by employing innovative methods such as under boring primary taxiways to accommodate new service network installations, leaving a happy client with a quality product.

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Antoun NSW EMS certificate
2018-2021

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Antoun NSW EMS certificate
2018-2021

RMS Prequalification letter &
Certificate expApr22.pdf

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