Heritage Parc Estate Stages 1-3

Client: McCloy Group

Cost: $4.1M

Capability: Residential Subdivisions

Location: Rutherford

Duration: 34 weeks

Overview:

Including the first three stages, the project created the foundations for a community focussed subdivision featuring parks, playgrounds, sporting fields, open space and a recreation area with large landscaped ponds and lakes.

Scope of work:

• 102ha site
• Construction of entrance structures and features
• Main road access
• Large bridge / culvert crossing
• Extensive earthworks and regrading of lots
• 1.1km of new roads and drainage
• Utilities installation (including water, sewer, electrical, NBN and gas)
• Retaining walls
• Concrete pathways and cycle ways
• Landscaping and sandstone feature walls
• Incorporates the former Westside Golf Course

Highlights and challenges:

• Accelerated program required specific strategies for coordination, production and safety
• Consideration of innovative construction methods to minimise weather delays to construction program
• Management of earthworks to optimise building conditions for new housing
• Various pavement designs investigated to match ground conditions. Despite early difficulties, the pavement conformed to construction specifications ensuring longevity and cost effectiveness
• Minimised construction footprint and impact on existing ponds and facilities, ensuring optimal early presentation for sales