09027 Bridge Abutment Upgrades

project5Project Analysis

Client: Whangarei District Council
Engineer: Derek Bon
Value: $182k
Location: Whangarei, Northland
Contractors Representative: Jeremy Rintoul
Project Manager: Myles Gordon
Site Supervisor: Clint Goldie
Construction Programme: 24/02/10 to 21/05/10 (12 weeks)
Justifiable Delays: 25 working days
Completion Date: 25 June 2010


Project Brief:

This contract involved the rehabilitation of three single lane bridges servicing the council network. Each bridge required the existing abutments to be removed with new abutment piles and caps installed in their place. In addition repair work was undertaken on the steel beams, diaphragms and timber decks. Associated pavement works was required to complete the bridge approaches.