Mars Stadium (previously Eureka Stadium)

PROJECT HIGHLIGHTS Duration: 18 months Type: Multi-purpose stadium redevelopment Cost: $38.5million joint venture between the State Government and City of Ballarat ($15million for Stage I Eureka Stadium upgrade completed July 2017) Architect/Designer: Peddle Thorp Developer/Builder: Nicholson/Atelier Projects Fabricator: Plinius Engineering Hot Dip Galvanizer: Kingfield Galvanizing Tonnes of Steel: 360 PROJECT SUMMARY Stage I of Ballarat’s [...]

By |November 20th, 2017|Galvanizing Sales|Comments Off on Mars Stadium (previously Eureka Stadium)

2017 Finalist in Premier’s Sustainability Awards

Kingfield Galvanizing invested $20million in developing a state-of-the-art hot dip galvanizing (HDG) facility in Victoria. The new plant was designed to deliver a commercially viable Australian benchmark for the future of galvanizing. To achieve this, we developed initiatives under three key sustainability criteria; Recycling, Reducing Environmental Impacts and Improved Workplace Safety. The plant build combines [...]

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St Kilda Adventure Playground

A termite-infested wooden playground structure that served as a community hub for over 30 years located just  20 metres from an aggressive coastal environment was rebuilt using hot dip galvanized (HDG) steelwork providing significant benefits over the original design in aesthetics, constructability, durability, public safety and cost. BluBuilt Constructions was engaged by the City of [...]

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Advanced Pre-Treatment keeps plant clean & lean – Steel Magazine article, March 2017

Proving that environmental sustainability and business efficiency can go hand in hand, the fully automated and sealed pre-treatment area of Kingfield Galvanizing’s larger new plant in Melbourne allows staff to be re-deployed to areas of the business and turn up the heat to achieve much greater throughput. Commissioned in April 2015, the plant expansion more [...]

By |April 13th, 2017|Galvanizing Sales|Comments Off on Advanced Pre-Treatment keeps plant clean & lean – Steel Magazine article, March 2017

Kingfield supplies HDG steel for MFB Project

The Metropolitan Fire Brigade’s (MFB) Victorian Emergency Management Training Centre was designed by Woods Bagot and the HDG steel was supplied by Kingfield Galvanizing. It provides a facility for fire fighters and all other Victorian emergency management with modern training facilities and infrastructure to train together in realistic emergency situations. The centre has areas that [...]

By |November 30th, 2016|Galvanizing Technical, Website|Comments Off on Kingfield supplies HDG steel for MFB Project