Victoria Barracks Restoration Works
Heritage listed in 2004, Victoria Barracks houses is one of the most important groups of Edwardian high-risk military buildings in Australia.
Aurecon engaged Duratec Australia on behalf of the Department of Defence to complete heritage building restoration works at the Barracks. Defence is responsible for an important legacy that has been built up through its history – a legacy of land, places, buildings, memories and stories.
Duratec Australia is proud to have helped the Department of Defence restore the structural integrity and aesthetics of the heritage buildings at Victoria Barracks.
Dumas House Restoration
The WA state government’s iconic public service building, Dumas House, is located close to King’s Park in West Perth.
Duratec Australia was engaged by the owners of Dumas House to conduct a condition assessment survey of the west and east facades to assess the root causes of the building’s deterioration.
The remediation contract to restore the historic building’s façade’s integrity and aesthetics was awarded to Duratec Australia to complete.
The building remained fully operational throughout the works and Duratec Australia was responsible for traffic management and management of all public accessways and staff entries.
In restoring this building which is such an iconic part of the Perth city skyline, the Dumas House Facade and Podium Restoration has been another successful project for Duratec Australia.
Duratec Australia Dampier Cargo Wharf Fender Replacement Project
Point Quobba AtoN Remediation
HMAS Stirling Low Level Bridge Repairs Project
HMAS Stirling is the Royal Australian Navy’s primary base on the West coast and is located on Garden Island.
The Low-Level bridge that links the island to the mainland is critical Defence infrastructure and required structural maintenance and life extension.
Crown Metropol Design & Construct Project
Built in 1985, the then Burswood Hotel complex’s exterior has undergone several expansions, renovations and maintenance upgrades and was re-branded in 2012 to Crown Metropol. With nearly 30 years of exposure to weathering, the façade was in need of a major refurbishment with the priorities being architectural coatings, window sealing and waterproofing the outside.
Bunbury Port Authority Wharf Remediation Project
Duratec was awarded a five year design and construct contract by the Bunbury Port Authority for the remediation of the outer harbour’s berth’s 1 and 2. The project involved a structural analysis of the deck capacity, technical condition survey of the reinforced concrete wharf piles, a review of the land-back reinforced concrete retaining wall, and a geotechnical review and remediation of the land-back embankment.
Old Treasury Building Balcony Remediation Project
Built awarded Duratec a remediation contract to provide design and construct building repair services to the heritage listed Old Treasury Building in Perth’s CBD. The works were performed under a design and construct contract with the brief to remediate and strengthen the balconies compliant with current Australian Standards Structural Design codes, State Heritage requirements and remain serviceable for a 100 year design life.
Parmelia House Facade Repairs Project
Duratec was engaged to perform a variety of repairs to the 19 storey Parmelia House facade in Perth. Parmelia House was built in 1968 with extensive use of reinforced concrete. The maintenance works included remediating spalling concrete and the repair and strengthening of sun hoods on the north and south facades.
International School of WA Concrete Repair Project
Duratec was awarded a repair contract at the International School of Western Australia in City Beach. The works involved concrete repair, installation of a cathodic protection system and coatings application throughout the school.