Newman Hydrants and Valves Replacement

Location: Newman

Client: Water Corporation

Contract value: $ 700 K

Scope: 

  • Work planning including work methods, shutdown plans,
    traffic management, site safety and environmental management
    plans.
  • Pre-works excavation (potholing) and confirmation of assets,
    arrangement and proposed detail suitability.
  • Trench excavation and exposure of assets and condition of
    fittings, providing remedial works as required.
  • Import and placement of new bedding material.
  • Installation of reticulation pipework, hydrants/valves and
    fittings.
  • Flushing and disinfection of the pipelines.

VDE’s responsibility:

  • Designing of shutdown plan. V&D Engineering was assigned to perform 12 shutdowns, many of which had to be conducted at night time.
    Note: The whole project consisted of 25 valves and 29 hydrants replacement. 
  • Site Survey
  • Ensuring that the exposed pipes were fully barricaded with proper signage.
  • Supply and install new valves and hydrants.
  • Supply and install of blue brute pipes.
  • Fabrication of spools in-situ on site.
  • Site restoration works (including kerbs, road repairs etc.)



Posted on Mar 19, 2018


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