Client
Toga Developments

Year
2015

Value
$65 million

Location
Kitchener Drive, Darwin

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Stage 2A consists of 3 buildings, Building 4, 5 and 6. Building 4 is a 5 level commercial building, buildings 5 & 6 are 7 and 9 level residential buildings over a basement carpark.

 

Mixed use development with unique site challenges overcome which included marine clay at depth and inconsistent filling materials requiring sleeve pilled foundation.

Darwin City Waterfront Stage 2A

Kitchener Drive, Darwin

Also a contaminated sub-grade requiring particular consideration within excavation and ground water management plan.  Cyclone and storm surge effects to create immunity from cyclone and storm surge effects.

The general construction method adopted consisted of:

  • Basement suspended slab on piled foundations.
  • Ritek cores and shear walls
  • Load bearing blockwork
  • Post Tensioned ground floor level/ podium
  • Post Tensioned transfer deck at level 1
  • Conventional reinforced bondek typical floor slabs.