NORTH SHORE BOULEVARD ECI

NORTH SHORE BOULEVARD ECI

Preliminary design, detailed
design and construction
through an ECI delivery
mechanism of the North Shore
Boulevard. A 7km link between
the Bruce Highway at The
Bohle and Mt Low Parkway at
Bushland Beach.

Client

Townsville City Council

Project Cost

Project Cost approx. $40 Million

Project Achievements

• Urban highway design within a
heavily constrained road corridor.
• Provision of bridge structures
across Saunders and Stony
Creeks.
• An integrated FCG and Coffey
Geotechnics team dealt with the
following issues on site:
– Unsuitable ground conditions
under embankments.
– Potentially highly erodable
natural material.
– Preload embankments on
bridge approaches.
– Non-standard earthworks
embankment materials.
• Complex environmental
constraints and permitting issues.
• Complex constraints associated
with accommodating future land
development and planning issues.
• First ECI RAMP style project
delivered for Townsville City
Council.
• Complex flood modeling and level
of service considerations.
• Delivered under tight budget
constraints.