Sydney North Shore – Anchors and Shotcrete

Our Team and Soilmec drill rigs on a site in Sydney’s north shore. GDS scope included the shotcrete and anchoring works for this on this residential project.

Sydney Sea Walls – Anchoring

GDS have recently completed stabilisation and anchoring work on a residential Sydney shoreline. This Sea Wall restoration required specialty engineering and anchoring solutions to be safely accomplished.

Sydney Metro – Tunnelling Works

Permanent and temporary ground anchors installed on future Sydney Metro station sites. All anchors designed, manufactured, installed and tested to TfNSW B114 specification.

Liverpool Street – Foundation Restoration

Close to completion, GDK have provided drilling, anchoring and shotcrete services on a restoration project for the Liverpool street heritage site.

Kogarah Residential – Shotcreting

GDK have completed fast turnaround stabilization works, including anchoring and concreting on excavation for new residential development in Kogarah NSW.

Transport for NSW

We were engaged to drill and install hold-down anchors for a new lift shaft, as part of Transport for NSW’s train station upgrades. Our 10-tonne hydraulic drill rig made light work of sandstone.

Barangaroo – Dewatering

Working with Lend Lease on the Barangaroo development we were contracted for the installing and ongoing servicing of dewatering pumps. The proximity to water was a major project consideration and keeping the basement areas dry was vital to the construction of the basements and building foundations.

Ballina – Investigation Drilling

Investigation Drilling as a part of environmental assessment on major highway upgrade.

Hume Dam – Filter Drainage Works

Working with Advanced Foundation Solutions (AFS), we augered down to remove and replace the dam wall filter material using our PSM20 twin head.
AFS won the Civil Constructors Federation Cat 3 Award for 2011, and we are proud to have helped them achieve that outcome.

Harold Park – Residential Precinct

Working with long time client Ford Civil Contracting we provided anchors and concreting at the old Harold Park race course.
More about the development can be found at the Mirvac website here.

Royal Shores – Ermington

Major residential development Royal Shores is one of the larger projects GDS has worked on. There were a number of individual sites within the development and we worked on a rotating basis.

Seismic Chimney Stabilization – Concord West

Our specialist team carried out the seismic stabilization of a chimney at the Thomas Walker Boat House in the Rivendell School grounds for the Public Works Department of NSW.
The stabilization entailed working at the top of the chimney and using a hand portable coring rig to place and grout a stainless steel bar to strengthen the original masonry work against earthquake events.