Gladstone apartments – Structural strengthening

  • Client: Gladstone apartments
  • Location: Gladstone road, Parnell
  • Service: Construction, seismic strengthening
  • Completion: August 2016

Works included welded 12mm plate to the flange and web of the structural beams on level 1 of the basement carpark. Installation of extra beam on the ground floor level of the car park. Replacement of edge angles to ensure the fixing bolts had a better purchase on the structural wall.

Challenges:

  • Working in an operational car park with traffic movement.
  • Ensuring the safety of public accessing the carpark.
  • Ensuring that vehicles parked in the carpark were protected from sparks and dust
  • Work was carried out in a tight time frame, to the client’s satisfaction.

 

Successfully completed the work in a tricky environment. With welding completed to the customers & the engineers’ requirements.