February 2014, Issue 14

February 2014, Issue 14

In this issue:


Forming the way

Uni-span forms the way on Legacy Way.

Two TBM’s (tunnel boring machines), each 12.4 metres in diameter and 110 metres in length were used to excavate Brisbane City Council’s Legacy Way tunnel. It took each TBM approximately 10 months to complete this stage of the project, which will connect the 4.6 kilometre road tunnel from the Western Freeway. Read more…



Pivotal Proportions

Incitec Pivot Limited Shutdown.

Incitec Pivot Ltd’s Phosphate Hill site in North Queensland manufactures ammonium phosphate fertilisers and is currently in a shut down period. This plant also has it’s own phosphate mine and ore processing facility. Read more…


Safety: Priority & Pride

Uni-span receives AS 4801:2001.

Late last year, a safety audit was carried out by an external body, assessing Uni-span’s compliance against AS/NZS 4801:2001.

An independent Certification Panel Member reviewed the audit report and approved certification. A surveillance audit of Uni-span’s Quality and Safety Management Systems will take place towards the end of 2014. Read more…


Chartered Status

Congratulations Bala & David

Congratulations to Bala Nanjunda who received his Chartered Professional Engineering Status late last year and now fulfils the role of Uni-span’s Engineering Manager, Brisbane. Bala has been with Uni-span for 2 years and has clearly demonstrated his passion for engineering and personal achievement. Read more…

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