Derby 2.25 Mega Litre Repairs and Roof Installation

Location: Derby

Client: Water Corporation

Contract value: $ 2.7 million


  • Removal and disposal of the existing steel roof sheeting/ purlins, ventilation systems and landing platform on the tank's roof.
  • To demolish and pour new concrete on the top section of tank's wall, replace columns, seals & replace all existing joints and coat the inside of the tank's wall.
  • To supply, fabricate and install pre-cast beams/slabs panels for existing 30m dia 2.25ML tank.


VDE’s responsibility:

  • Survey and shop detailing.
  • Demolition of existing steel roof.
  • Demolition of existing columns.
  • Demolition of 850 mm top section of tank wall.
  • Supply and install new pre-cast columns.
  • Supply and install new cast in-situ wall.
  • Fabrication of all stainless steel cast in items.
  • Transport.
  • Site erection of all steel work.
  • Roof ventilation.
  • Supply and installation of all internal FRP items.
  • Supply and installation of over 100T of pre cast beams and slab panels.
  • Supply and installation of handrails.

Posted on Oct 02, 2017