Temporary Bus Station, Perth, Western Australia



Temporary Bus Station, Perth, Western Australia
  • Client: John Holland
  • Contract: value $2.5m

Project description

To facilitate a future bus station – the construction of a new Wellington Street underground bus station – a temporary Perth Bus Station was constructed on the south side of Roe Street. It will be operational for about 2.5 years.

Scope of work

  • Site exploration to identify any existing services in the area
  • Demolition and disposal of materials for refuge islands, pedestrian kerbs (170m), ramps and associated principal shared path (PSP)
  • Earthworks, including site clearing (8.000m2 ), preparation works and compaction of fill materials in compliance with Main Roads specifications
  • Traffic management for the removal of refuge islands and all movements in and out of site
  • Pedestrian and cycling infrastructure design, including paths, line marking, pram ramps and grab rails
  • Concrete footpaths (1,750m2 ), waiting areas, circulation space, stormwater drainage installation
  • Construction of in-situ concrete walls (65m3 ), kerbing, foundations, underground service modifications
  • Waterproofing of existing concrete structures (4,600m2 )
  • Bus station entry, including management of PSP crossing
  • Covered pedestrian shelter for the bus stop and car parking facilities
  • Protection of railway buildings and infrastructure
  • Install temporary metalwork
  • Install rock protection to embankments (60m2 )
  • Install 300mm of underground precast concrete drainage piping (144m)
  • Install a swail drain, storm traps and Humeceptor as part of the drainage works
  • Install underground services including electrical conduits for street lighting, communication conduits for CCTV cameras and water services
  • Construct pavement for internal roads and carparks (5,000m2 )
  • Supply and install asphalting (3,573m2 ) and associated line marking
  • Install 144m of precast concrete piping and 1 attenuation tank
  • Install temporary metalwork (eg 3 steel bike barriers, traffic signage, 9 litter bins, etc)
  • Provision of car parking facilities
  • Install 20 lighting poles