Mount Margaret

Mount Margaret The 300 hectare, Mount Margaret cattle station at Alice River, west of Townsville, was being developed for a low density residential estate and associated parklands, since 2012. Preliminary investigation at the site identified a disused cattle dip which posed a potential risk to the development. Investigation commenced in 2013 when Douglas Partners demonstrated […]

Ranger Uranium Decline

Ranger Uranium Decline Douglas Partners designed and supervised construction of the Ranger Uranium box cut, tunnel portal and decline. The decline was 2220m long, 6m high by 5.5m wide. Initially Douglas Partners was asked to re-design the tunnel portal, previously designed by others. The re-design required a site investigation and re-design of the box cut. […]

Groundwater Supplies ENB

Groundwater Supplies ENB Following a devastating volcanic eruption in 1994, Rabaul, the provincial township in East New Britain province, on the island of New Britain, required Douglas Partners’ hydrogeological expertise in the development of groundwater supplies for various resettlement areas, infrastructure and community facilities. A World Bank sponsored project in Papua New Guinea is supplying […]

Airport Link Tunnel

Airport Link Tunnel The Airport Link Project, together with the Northern Busway and Airport Roundabout Upgrade, is currently the largest infrastructure project in Australia consisting of 11 kilometres of roads and tunnel ramps. In June 2008, Douglas Partners (DP) was part of the winning bid for the Airport Link Project in Brisbane, Qld. The Airport […]

East Village on Knutsford

East Village on Knutsford The proposed development comprises a three storey, mixed use residential precinct, with a mix of dwelling densities from R40 to R60/100. The brownfield site presented several geotechnical challenges, and the project scope included an assessment of a potential source of borrow material for structural fill. The multistorey mixed use development occupies […]

Gosford / Wyong Water Supply

Gosford / Wyong Water Supply When Gosford / Wyong Councils, in conjunction with Hunter Water Corporation, required geotechnical and environmental investigations to be undertaken in building 30km of water pipeline, they called on Douglas Partners’ expertise to assist. The $45 million project was the initiative of Gosford/Wyong Councils with the Hunter Water Corporation in response […]

Boggo Road Busway Tunnel Project

Boggo Road Busway Tunnel Project As part of the Boggo Road Busway Alliance, Douglas Partners provided geotechnical investigation and analysis for stages 1-3 of the 1.5 kilometre Boggo Road Busway Tunnel which provides crucial public transport access from the Princess Alexandra Hospital (PA) to the Eleanor Schonell Bridge. Douglas Partners was engaged to undertake the geotechnical investigation […]

Centennial Mandalong Coal Mine

Centennial Mandalong Coal Mine The Mandalong Coal Mine was acquired by Centennial Coal in 2002 as part of the Powercoal acquisition with operations commencing in 2005. The mine is capable of extracting up to 5.44 million tonnes per annum. With a proven track record in the successful management of mining projects, Douglas Partners was able […]

West Precinct, Perth Airport

West Precinct, Perth Airport West Precinct is a signature commercial, retail and hotel zone located on the western fringes of Perth Airport and incorporating Perth’s first direct factory outlet (DFO). Douglas Partners assisted Perth Airport Pty Ltd and its stakeholders from desktop study to construction, proving consistent geotechnical advice and support to inform site development […]

900 Hay Street

900 Hay Street As part of the hotel construction boom in Perth’s CBD, Douglas Partners was engaged to provide geotechnical advice for a proposed 27 storeys hotel development together with a single level basement. The Mantra Hotel is located in the heart of Perth’s CBD (Hay Street), approximately 675 m northwest of Perth’s Elizabeth Quay, […]