Meridian Weigh Scale Remediation

  • In order to improve the precision of their TLO discharge mechanism, BHP Billiton has requested a redesign of the TLO weighing mechanism in order to improve its operation 
  • Austral was contracted to build the improved weighing structure, and the additional surrounding infrastructure upgrades to fix pre-existing drainage issues at the site 
  • Demolition of the existing TLO slab and surrounding areas being replaced 
  • Removal of the existing drain section and improved grading to ais storm water management 
  • Earthworks to make good the construction site, including excavation of unsuitable material, backfill, compaction, trim, and stockpiling of removed material 
  • Supply, delivery, and installation of pre-cast members needed in the works 
  • Supply, delivery, and installation of various miscellaneous items, including safety signage, bollards, safety rails ect. 
  • Assistance in the installation of new equipment as apart of the upgrade, such as wash down hoses, water cannons, a sump pump, control boxes ect. 

The Project