Retaining Walls in Coppabella

Retaining Walls in Coppabella

Retaining walls are both functional and aesthetic additions to your residential or commercial property. Its functional feature is its ability to prevent soil erosion and even manage your rainwater flow. For aesthetic purposes, retaining walls allow you to create a beautiful landscaping feature.

Install a retaining wall by hiring a retaining wall contractor in Coppabella through iSeekplant. We have a nationwide network of retaining wall contractors across Australia that you can find using our get a quote tool. Find someone to build your retaining wall today by checking out our listing of retaining wall companies in Coppabella above.

Retaining Wall Costs

Below are the average retaining wall costs on a per square meter and material basis:

  • Treated Pine = $250 to $350 per square meter
  • Treated Timber Sleepers/Hardwood = $300 to $450 per square meter
  • Sandstone Blocks = $300 to $550 per square meter
  • Reinforced Concrete Blocks = $400 to $680 per square meter
  • Concrete Besser Blocks = $550 to $700 per square meter

Here are the factors that affect retaining wall costs:

  • The height of the wall
  • The size as well as the scale
  • The type of materials that will be used
  • The design of the wall, including excavation and drainage specifications
  • Labour fees when you opt to hire professionals and contractors

Remember that when choosing a retaining wall, you also have to consider the material lifespan and structural integrity. Also, consider the place where you will be installing the wall. For instance, if it will be installed in a consistently damp place, it's best not to use wood materials.

Find the right type of retaining walls in Coppabella for your landscaping project at iSeekplant!

iSeekplant has the largest online directory of retaining wall companies across the country. Try searching for a retaining wall contractor in Coppabella or if you can't find a suitable supplier in your location, try viewing companies in Moranbah, Nebo, Dysart, Sarina or Middlemount. We also provide several related services you might be interested in, such as Block Retaining Walls, Rock Retaining Walls and Gabion Retaining Walls.

Latest news in Coppabella, QLD

27th April 2021

$1.96B QLD MacIntyre Wind Farm Precinct Approved

Two windfarms and up to 400 jobs in the Southern Downs are a step closer to reality with the State Assessment and Referral Agency giving the green light.Deputy Premier and Planning Minister Steven Miles said Acciona received approval to build the $1.96 billion MacIntyre Wind Farm Precinct (the Precinct) at Cement Mills, approximately 40 kilometres south-west of Warwick.“Soon there will be 180 wind turbines in the Darling Downs South West region propelling up to 1026 megawatts of energy into Queensland’s electricity network,” Mr Miles said.“Once operational the MacIntyre Wind Farm Precinct is expected to generate enough renewable electricity to supply about 700,000 Queensland homes.“The MacIntyre Wind Farm Precinct is set to provide up to 400 local jobs during construction, with an additional 240 jobs for the construction of the 64km transmission line, and 14 fulltime jobs once in operation.“Acciona also expects its local spend during construction to exceed $500 million, which is great news for the Southern Downs, Goondiwindi, and Toowoomba communities.”Minister for Energy, Renewables and Hydrogen Mick de Brenni said the project would deliver jobs for Queenslanders.“I’m pleased that Acciona have committed to our Government’s Buy Queensland approach to use a local workforce and suppliers on this $1.96 billion project,” he said.“This will deliver significant economic benefits for the Darling Downs and beyond, and more renewable megawatts as the state works to reach its 50 per cent renewable energy target by 2030.“The commitment to a 50 per cent renewable energy target by 2030 has already enabled more than $9.9 billion of investment since December 2016 and created 7,000 construction jobs.Mr de Brenni said the 103 megawatt Karara Wind Farm, which forms part of the MacIntyre Wind Farm Precinct, will be owned and operated by the Government-owned energy generator, CleanCo Queensland.“This will be a central energy generator for CleanCo and will significantly bolster its portfolio of low-emission energy assets – owned by Queensland, for Queensland.”In addition to owning and operating the Karara Wind Farm, CleanCo will also purchase 400 megawatts of renewable energy per year from the MacIntyre Wind Farm.CleanCo CEO Dr Maia Schweizer said the approval is a significant step forward for the project.“CleanCo is proud to be partnering with Acciona to deliver such a significant project in Queensland’s renewable energy landscape,” Dr Schweizer said.“With this project we are harnessing wind with a profile that perfectly complements solar energy - that allows us to provide reliable, affordable low-emissions energy to our large commercial and industrial customers using our unique portfolio, and is an important step toward unlocking Queensland’s potential to generate and use globally competitive clean energy.” Acciona’s Australian Managing Director for Energy, Brett Wickham said the 36,000-hectare MacIntyre windfarm represents the company’s largest ever wind farm.“We are excited to be moving forward with this project and are proud to support the Queensland Government’s decarbonisation strategy.“The Precinct will avoid the emission of nearly 3 million tonnes of carbon dioxide each year.”Part of the Precinct will be developed in partnership with Queensland’s own Ark Energy Corporation. Ark Energy, a subsidiary of Korea Zinc Co. and the Australian vehicle for its clean energy business, has taken a 30 per cent stake in the 923 megawatt MacIntyre Wind Farm exercisable at Final Investment Decision. The approved development of the Precinct includes the 162 turbine MacIntyre project, the smaller 18 turbine Karara project and 64km overhead transmission line to the Powerlink network near Millmerran.Acciona expects to start construction on the MacIntyre Wind Farm Precinct in the second half of this year and be fully operational by 2024.

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25th March 2021

Proposed Bauxite Mine in FNQ to Create 600 Jobs

Glencore and Mitsubishi Development Pty Ltd have signed a joint venture agreement to propose a new bauxite mine for development in Far North Queensland.

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23rd March 2021

CPB Contractors Win $289M Bruce Highway Upgrade

The Queensland Government has awarded CPB Contractors (a CIMIC Group company) a multi-million-dollar contract to deliver major upgrades to the Bruce Highway.

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