Location: Badu Island, Torres Strait, QLD
Year of completion: 2010
Being in such a remote location there were constraints in the supply of ready-mix concrete, skilled labour to install pumps and pipework therefore the more work that could be pre manufactured off site in this location the better.
Mullaly supplied 2 x 3m x 5m Deep Wet Well / Valve Pit Combo with 2 100mm discharge Homa Pumps.
The benefits of this solutions were:
- The Mullaly pump station was supplied to site completely fitted out which meant the only requirements being the external connection of pipework, electrical connection and final pump installation.
- Reduced time for installation from up over 6 weeks with in-situ concrete to under 1 week with the Mullaly FRP solution
- A lot less labour was required to install the Mullaly pump station to this remote site saving money
- Less time needed for cranes on site therefore reducing costs and improving site safety
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