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Sorel Award Winning Project – Boral Concrete Manufacturing Plant

Boral’s existing CBD concrete manufacturing facility in Melbourne was compulsorily acquired for the Melbourne Metro Tunnel Project. As such, Boral chose to build a new high capacity plant in West Melbourne. The location provides excellent site accessibility to road infrastructure and expands Boral’s supply radius to 20km. The new three-acre site has the greatest capacity [...]

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National forecast and Victorian construction data insights

As members of the Green Building Council (GBCA), the Infrastructure Sustainability Council (ISCA) and several construction industry forums, Kingfield Galvanizing regularly receives the latest forecast data. Victoria continues to be a star performer in the construction sector and our state’s forecast growth provides industry suppliers with ongoing business opportunities. Find out more in this snapshot [...]

By |June 12th, 2018|Blog, Case Studies|Comments Off on National forecast and Victorian construction data insights

Eureka Stadium

Stage I of Ballarat’s Major Events Precinct redevelopment used 360 tonnes of hot dip galvanized (HDG) steelwork in the upgrade of Eureka Stadium to the new Mars Stadium. The HDG coating solution provided the project cost and time efficiencies required for the new regional sports and entertainment facility, the first of its kind in the [...]

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St Kilda Adventure Playground

Kingfield Galvanizing hot dip galvanized (HDG) 18 tonnes of steel for the new St Kilda Adventure Playground located just 20 metres from an aggressive coastal environment. This replaced a termite-infested wooden structure that served as a community hub for over 30 years. The HDG steelwork provided significant benefits over the original design in aesthetics, constructability, [...]

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Australia’s most sustainable hot dip galvanizing plant

Kingfield Galvanizing invested $20 million in developing the largest sustainable and most highly automated galvanizing plant. The facility has the lowest emissions of any HDG plant in the southern hemisphere. Automated processes, enclosed zones and recycling initiatives were designed to reduce waste, minimise emissions and achieve cost efficiencies at the facility in Melbourne's northern suburbs. [...]

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Kingfield supplies HDG steel for MFB’s Victorian Emergency Management Training Centre

The Metropolitan Fire Brigade’s (MFB) latest Victorian Emergency Management Training Centre contains 280 tonnes of steel, with 88% of all buildings, including all handrails containing Hot Dip Galvanized (HDG) components completed by Kingfield Galvanizing. The centre provides a facility for fire fighters and all other Victorian emergency management to train together in realistic emergency situations and [...]

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