Steps to build a driveway: Check for underground utilities Survey your land and know your boundaries Mark your project area and stake out boundaries Excavate topsoil and level out project area Lay wooden forms around the project area, anchored with stakes Add in sand to firm up the soil, and gravel to ensure base thickness Compact gravel and soil Lay steel reinforcing mesh or bars Pour concrete Smooth out and level the concrete Set and cure concrete (don’t rush it!) Park your car! Items You Will Need to Build a Driveway Wheelbarrow Tape Measure Shovel Hand Spade Compactor Site String Line Stakes Spirit Level Straight Edge Tool Hand Float Cement Trowel Edger Hose Groover BroomRead more here
Vague timelines for the Murray Basin Rail Project are keeping businesses and grain traders in the dark, restricting them from being able to plan future work in anticipation of the project’s completion.Read more here
The Victorian government has awarded new contracts worth $910 million to remove level crossings throughout Melbourne. A Lendlease, WSP, Acciona Coleman Rail and Metro Trains Melbourne alliance has won a $744 million contract to remove five crossings on the Frankston line. A $166m contract will see a level crossing on the Pakenham line removed by Fulton Hogans and Metro Trains Melbourne.The contracts are part of a programme to remove 75 congested and dangerous level crossings by 2025. Minister for Transport Infrastructure Jacinta Allan said the state is “well on track”, with 30 of the unsafe crossings already removed and contracts for a further 50 now awarded. “We said we’d remove 75 level crossings by 2025 and with contracts now awarded for 50".The government is investing $3bn to improve the Frankston line, with major works starting in Cheltenham and Mentone. The new Carrum Station is set to open in mid-February.Read more here
In offshore projects, product transportation challenges often arise. iSeekplant provides hire options for cargo transportation and storage on the water, with a range of sea container suppliers available across Australia. For smaller cargo loads, our 10 feet sea containers for hire are commonly used, and iSeekplant also has containers available in 20 feet and 40 feet, depending on your project requirements. For areas with challenges to access or with height restrictions, half height sea containers are often a good choice, available in a range of sizes.
If you need to transport dangerous goods, iSeekplant also has rental options to suit — specialised dangerous goods containers are available to hire at the touch of a button, wherever you need them in Australia. Transport your dangerous goods, safe in the knowledge that everyone in your supply chain can feel secure in their workplace.
Containers are a safe and secure way of storing and transporting important goods as they are robust, weather-proof and safe from vermin. Refrigerated containers are also available through our rental listings, in a range of convenient sizes. Whatever your transport & storage requirements, iSeekplant can find great value options to suit your needs.
We construct each container to suit stringent industry and government requirements, so you can find the one that meets your needs. Safe in every way, they ascribe to local and national laws so your workers are kept in the best hands.
Just tell us your specifications on 1300 691 912 or email Projects Team and we can find sea container hire options in your area, or you can search yourself in the rental database search below. If you can’t find the one you need, we’re here to help.
Operating in Melbourne and Australia-wide, we can deliver our machinery to your worksite. Just ask us how.
Should you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact our friendly team. We’re more than happy to help you match your machinery to your project requirements, to help you get on track with meeting your project aims.
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