1300 416 313 | Servicing Sydney, Melbourne & Brisbane

Coastal Bridge Bearings

Project Details

  • Hydro Demolition
Hitech were required to carry out hydro demolition of concrete to allow for the removal of two bridge bearings. Hydro Demolition was the method of choice assessed by Hitech’s technicians, in order to successfully make way for re-installation of bridge bearings. The concrete needed to be removed quickly and safely, whilst ensuring the structural integrity of the bridge and remaining structures which included the steel reinforcement. High-pressure water blasting was the preferred method of removal to not only meet the clients objectives but due to the restricted headroom and inability to access the rear of the bearing with jackhammers or other conventional tools. Hydro-demolition via hand lancing successfully ensured that there was no damage to the steel, safe access to the working site and no microcracking in remaining structure. Hitech utilised their King Vac 9000 to assist in the completion of the job, by collecting, removing and disposing of wastewater off-site.


More Projects

  • Sydney Jetty Works

    Hitech Industrial Services carried out Hydro Demolition works to the deck of an existing jetty, in preparation for the installation of new service hatches.

  • South Western Sydney Bridge Repairs

    Hitech were contracted to remove sections of concrete on a bridge in South Western Sydney.

  • Sydney Marine Works

    Hitech Industrial Services were contracted to carry out works that consisted of the removal of concrete via Hydro Demolition.

  • Western Sydney Main Water Exposure

    Hydro demolition via hand lancing was used to remove surrounding concrete in order to expose steel water main.

    Head Office: 3 Watsford Road, Campbelltown NSW 2560

    Melbourne Branch Office: Ground Floor 435 Nepean Highway, Frankston VIC 3199

    Phone: 1300 416 313
    Email: info@hitechindustrial.com.au
    © 2020 Hitech Industrial Services
    Follow us
    All Rights Reserved 2020