GPO Concrete jersey barriers

DB80 Concrete Barriers

GPO Exchange Building

2-10 Franklin Street & 145-149 King William Street, October 2017

Project Overview

  • Product: DB80 Concrete Barriers
  • Quantity: 16 Concrete Barriers ( 6m), 1 Transition Barrier (6m, for Absorb350)
  • Install Length: 102m
  • Time Period: October 2017

The Requirements:

The GPO Exchange Building – valued at $100 million and comprising of a 24,500 m2  A-grade commercial office space with above ground car park and a retail precinct will be located in the heart of Adelaide.

Private construction group Built is set to deliver the 20-storey tower that will be integrated with the heritage Telephone Exchange Building. 

The Solution

Built received 102 meters of fortress fencing concrete jersey barriers for the Project. Painted black and branded by Built themselves to go along with the Class B hoarding. Providing a professional facade around the building site. Built incorporated the concrete barriers into the hoarding above by attaching support beams. Providing safe passage for pedestrians during construction of the apartments. Rated to 100 km/h with minimal deflection, in case someone was to lose control or try to ram the barriers. The DB80 barriers are approved by VIC Roads, TMR and RMS.

Product Specifications

  • Length: 6 m
  • Height: 800 mm
  • Width: 580 mm
  • Weight: 3120 kg
  • Approved Speed Limit: 100 km/h

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