Aldgate Oval Carpark
ALDGATE OVAL CARPARK
Project Category: Infrastructure
The Aldgate oval is located high in the Adelaide hills and is flanked by heritage buildings.
Neo were awarded the contract to upgrade the existing carpark, drainage infrastructure and pedestrian access to render the area as an all-weather facility.
The delivery method had to incorporate changes to the compaction method to minimize vibration on the building foundations and services. Additionally, significant tree root systems traversed under the carpark pavement demanding the use of specialized materials providing both bearing capacity and tree root protection.
SCOPE OF WORKS:
• Demolition of existing carpark
• Pavement construction
• Relocation of services
• Concrete kerbing and drains
• Drainage network
• Installation of ‘Eco-Trihex’ permeable paving to root zone
• Asphalt sealing
• Duration: October 2011
• Value: $78,000
• Client: Adelaide Hills Council
• Superintendent: Adelaide Hills Council