Penstock Snowy Hydro

Tumut Penstock Snowy Hydro

The team at McElligotts recently had the pleasure of working on several penstocks located in Tumut 1 Power Station – a part of the Snowy Mountains Hydro Scheme in New South Wales. This job saw our team removing hazardous lead based paint and corrosion from the external penstocks 3 & 4 – each 2.5 metres
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Newport Bridge

Newport Bridge Project

McElligotts have recently commenced work on refurbishing the Newport Railway Bridge. This project is just one part of the larger West Gate Tunnel project which aims to provide an alternative route between Melbourne’s western and central districts, taking traffic away from the overly congested West Gate Bridge. The refurbishment job sees the McElligotts team accessing,
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Central Coast Stadium Lighting

Central Coast Stadium Lighting Towers

In 2020, the team at McElligotts were engaged to work on a project involving Lighting Towers 1 & 2 at Central Coast Stadium in Gosford. The stadium was built in 2000 and includes 4 slanting lighting towers that allow for matches to be played, viewed, and broadcasted at night. Our job was to clean away
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Tullaroop Spillway Bridge

Tullaroop Spillway Bridge

The Tullaroop Spillway Bridge is situated at the north of the 60-year-old Tullaroop Reservoir, and regulates the water flow from Tullaroop Creek. McElligotts recently had the pleasure of working on this important road bridge, in association with Goulburn-Murray Water between February and April 2021. We were tasked with erecting containment underneath the bridge to capture
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Westgate Bridge Melbourne

Westgate Bridge Update

Back in 2019, McElligotts had the pleasure of working on the iconic Westgate Bridge connecting Melbourne’s CBD to the western suburbs. That original project saw our team removing and containing the lead paint, erecting profiles for strengthening carbon fibre and steel to be attached, and abrasive blasting the structures. Since then, our team has been
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Dump Truck Trays

IMS Dump Truck Trays

McElligotts Queensland have had the privilege to work with IMS (International Mining Services) on a project that has been ongoing for more than two years. On any given weekend, we receive anywhere from one to five used dump truck trays that we are responsible for refurbishing by blasting and applying a fresh new coat of
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Oaky Creek Conveyor

Oaky Creek Contract

In October 2012 and February 2013, McElligotts worked on two different projects as part of the Oaky Creek Coal Mine Conveyor remediation. Since then, McElligotts are proud to have been bought on as a permanent contractor, providing scaffolding, blasting and painting as part of the steel remediation project. The Oaky Creek Coal Mine is located
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Mirani Bridge

Mackay Sugar: Mirani Bridge Remediation

McElligotts have been engaged by Mackay Sugar of the Nordzucker Group to work on the remediation of the Mirani Bridge in Mirani, just a short drive from the town centre of Mackay. For many years, the Mirani Bridge has been used to transport sugarcane across the town from the fields to the sugar mill, which
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Mortlake Towers

Mortlake South Wind Turbines

McElligotts Tas were privileged to have contributed to the new wind turbines for Mortlake South Wind Farm in Victoria’s Western District in 2020. This new hub for renewable energy will power up to 117,000 Victorian homes once it is completed and commissioned sometime in the first half of 2021. At $275 million, the farm was
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Echuca-Moama Bridge Project

Echuca-Moama Bridge Project

In 2020, McElligotts had the pleasure of working on what is currently the largest transport infrastructure project in northern Victoria. The project, due to be completed in mid-2022, is the Echuca-Moama Bridge Project, which is delivering a much anticipated second crossing between the towns of Echuca and Moama over the Murray and Campaspe rivers. This
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