Sydney Park Village, Alexandria
Ben managed the design and delivery of an award winning structural solution for the buildings; founded on a former 30m deep brick quarry backfilled with uncontrolled fill (solid waste fly ash and asbestos).
The design solution included 160 600mm dia steel piles driven to the former brick quarry bed, with sets of between 2m and 40m – 5,000 lin metres of piles in total.
Prior to piling a soil raft was formed, on which a 600mm post tensioned concrete raft slab was formed to tie the piling and found 2 levels of contiguous car parks and 6 levels of apartments (273 apartments over three separate buildings).
Project Management from consents to completion of multi-staged Community Title residential village including 808 apartments, 3,000sqm of retail units, child care facility and central community facilities.