Environment / Remediation / Waste

Wollongong Waste and Resource Recovery Park

Wollongong City Council

Extending the Wollongong Waste and Resource Recovery Park is intended to provide 40 years of future landfilling for the Wollongong area. The WWARRP is an operational landfill site.

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Fast Facts

Location: Wollongong, NSW

Contract Value: $6.3M

Start: February 2017

Completion: January 2018

This contract is for the construction of packages 2 and 3 which form the second of a number of stages to be constructed. The scope includes:

  • Demolition of slabs, roadways, pits and associated items
  • Surface water management system construction
  • Construction of cascade diversion drain
  • Construction of perimeter drain
  • Construction of piggy-back diversion drain
  • Landfill base liner construction
  • Subgrade and perimeter bund construction including perimeter diversion drains
  • Connection of existing leachate pipes to leachate management system
  • Landfill liner construction works
  • Leachate collection system
  • Rain flap system
  • Landfill piggy back liner construction
  • Subgrade and bund construction
  • Landfill gas venting system construction
  • Landfill liner construction works
  • Leachate collection system
  • Protection material placement