Site Location: Campbellfield VIC

Client: IKEA

Market Segment: Commercial Property Development

Commercial Objectives:Pre-purchase due diligence investigation (environmental and OHS) and in-ground risk profiling.

Site History:  Former pipe manufacturing facility and market adjacent to landfill

Project Requirements and Disciplines: Project Management, Phase 1 and 2 Environmental Site Assessments, OHS Advice, Risk Mitigation

Stakeholders:  IKEA

Timeframe: 3 months

Outcomes: Risks successfully identified and quantified. Property purchased by IKEA for redevelopment into a new IKEA superstore




Site Location: Melbourne VIC

Client: Probuild

Market Segment: Commercial Property Development

Commercial Objectives: Review various reports to prepare an initial cost risk analysis relating to soil remediation of approximately 10,000m3 of contaminated soil. Prepare Soil Management Plan and Environmental Management Plan for early works program. Undertake remediation cost reduction feasibility and waste minimisation.

Site History: Shire of Remembrance

Project Requirements and Disciplines: Project Management, Probabilistic Cost Risk Analysis, Soil Management Plan, Environmental Management Plan, OHS Advice, IWRG Soil Characterisation and 95% UCL statistic feasibility analysis throughout duration of project.

Stakeholders: Probuild, Major Projects Victoria, Shrine of Remembrance, Heritage Victoria, EPA

Timeframe: 3 months

Outcomes: Successfully obtained relevant approvals to commence works in a highly sensitive site. Excavated and characterised approximately 10,000m3 of soil and delivered substantial cost savings on soil disposal to landfill.

Links: Major Projects Victoria

CHT Architects



Site Location: North Melbourne VIC

Client: CHT Architects, Prestige Developments

Market Segment: Residential Property Development

Commercial Objectives: Deliver a 53X Environmental Audit in accordance with a planning permit condition. Combined geotechnical investigation.

Site History: Former commercial factory

Project Requirements and Disciplines: Project Management, Phase 1 and 2 ESA, 53X Environmental Audit, geotechnical assessment

Stakeholders: CHT Architects, Prestige Development, City of Melbourne, EPA

Timeframe: 3 months

Outcomes: Successfully delivered 53X Statement of Environmental Audit and Geotechnical Assessment Report within 3 months of commissioning.

Pure Projects



Site Location: Lilydale VIC

Client: Pure Projects / Chirnside Country Club

Market Segment: Commercial Property Development

Project: Redevelopment of former quarry and conversion into an 18 Hole Public Golf Course

Commercial Objectives: Prepare an Irrigation Reuse Environmental Improvement Plan to allow re-use of Class B Recycled Water from Lilydale Treatment Plant

Site History: Former Quarry

Project Requirements and Disciplines: Environmental Assessment, Risk Assessment and Mitigation, Geotechnical Assessment, Soil Analysis

Stakeholders: Pure Projects P/L, CSR, Chirnside Country Club, Yarra Valley Water

Timeframe: 4 months

Outcomes: EIP report approved by Yarra Valley Water and Class B water re-use license granted to Chirnside County Club

Deal Corporation



Site Location: Wantirna

Client: Deal Corporation

Market Segment: High density residential redevelopment

Project: Residential redevelopment of former service station site / car wash

Commercial Objectives: In accordance with the development planning permit undertake an environmental site assessment to demonstrate the site is suitable for the proposed used without the need to complete a 53X Environmental Audit. Part of the site was covered by an existing 53X Statement of Environmental Audit and the challenge was to demonstrate the remainder of the site exhibited a similar and manageable contamination profile.

Site History: Former Shell Service Station

Project Requirements and Disciplines:  Project Management, Contaminated Land

Stakeholders: Deal Corporation, Knox City Council, SJB Planning

Timeframe: 2 months

Outcomes: Successfully met the requirement of the permit without the need to complete a 53X Environmental Audit