Management of Tasmanian Bridges

Project Profile – Management of Tasmanian Bridges Geoff Mulcahy, Asset Engineer Bridges, Department of Infrastructure, Energy and Resources, Tasmania The Department of Infrastructure, Energy and Resources, Tasmania, (DIER) is responsible, as part of its overall responsibility for managing the State’s road network,…

Refurbishment of the vessel one and all

Project Profile – Refurbishment of the Vessel One and All Brian Probert – Department for Transport, Energy and Infrastructure, Government of South Australia Something completely different for the Department for Transport, Energy & Infrastructure (DTEI) The South Australian Minister for Transport is…

Problems with plant rooms

Problems with Plant Rooms Dr Anthea Airey, Airey Taylor Consulting Plant rooms containing cooling towers can be open to the elements or enclosed for soundproofing and house other items such as generators and electrical cabinetry. These are often accommodated on a suspended…

Conserving our public art

Conserving our public art The role of art in the public domain has long been recognised as an important part of a city’s character. Major cities around the world have for centuries commissioned works of art and created spaces where sculptures can…

Conserving Australia’s Wartime Collection

Project Profile – Conserving Australia’s Wartime Collection George Bailey, Senior Objects Conservator, Australian War Memorial The Australian War Memorial (Memorial) based in Canberra has been a member of the Australasian Corrosion Association (ACA) for nearly 30 years. The Memorial is the custodian of one of…

Thorndon Container Wharf CP Project

Thordon Container Wharf CP Project – The Right Desicion Prevails Anton van Staden, Program Manager: Engineering & Infrastructure, CentrePort Ltd, Wellington, NZ Thorndon Wharf is the main container terminal of the Wellington commercial port, owned and operated by CentrePort Ltd. The wharf…

Sydney Desalination Plant

Sydney Desalination Plant – Shoring Up The Future Emmanuel Pimentel – Technical Manager, Galvanizers Association of Australia The new Sydney Desalination Plant is located on the Kurnell Peninsula, bounded by Botany Bay and the ocean. Commissioned by Sydney Water, it is being delivered…