May 26, 2015

WIRTGEN Australia

Award-winning warehouse facility built by FIRM Construction.

Client: WIRTGEN Australia Pty Ltd.
Contract Scope: New build
Location: Perth metropolitan area (South Guildford)
Completion Date: 2015

Description: The award-winning WIRTGEN Australia facility in South Guildford was completed over a 12-month period with no lost time injury and medically treated incident recorded against 167 500 man-hours.

This Project includes the construction of a 15,000sqm warehouse and workshop; 30,000sqm hardstand; multi storeys office; wash bays; storage facilities for hazardous materials; fire tanks and water pumps.

This ‘G-Class’ classified site required for a specialist concrete hardener (Metz 230 heavy-duty metallic topping), drainage system suitable for airport operation and 250mm bitumen. FIRM Construction successfully procured WIRTGEN Australia (client)’s specific materials and products requirements from Europe in a short time frame.

Winner of the Australian Institute of Building Professional Excellence Award