WestConnex M5

WestConnex M5 2019-04-10T23:56:58+10:00

Project Description

Project Location: M5 Motorway from St Peters to Beverly Hills

Company: Wilken Service Pty Ltd

Client: CPB Contractors Dragados Samsung Joint Venture (CDSJV)
Contract Value: $4.3 Million

Description:

CPB Contractors Dragados Samsung Joint Venture (CDSJV) is currently undertaking the design and
construction of the WestConnex New M5 (“the Project”).

The Project will run from the existing M5 East corridor at Beverly Hills via twin tunnels to St Peters, providing improved access to the airport, south Sydney and Port Botany precincts.

Key features of the Project include:

  • Over 19,000 meters of tunnelling (separate Eastbound and Westbound tunnels) that will increase capacity along the M5 East corridor and provide motorway access to north of Sydney Airport.
  • A new interchange at an industrial site in St Peters, which reduces the impact on nearby residential areas.
  • Connections from the interchange to key roads in the area, including Campbell Road/Street, Euston
  • Road and across the canal to Bourke Road.
  • Widening of Campbell Road/Street and Euston Road through existing road widening reservations.
  • Western tunnel entry and exit points at Kingsgrove.

Wilken where selected to complete the Relocation of Major Infrastructure Assets for the widening of Euston road from 2 to 6 Lanes. These assets include:

  • High and Low Voltage Cable for Ausgrid
  • Ausgrid Streetlight cabling and Light Column Installation
  • Optus conduit installation
  • TPG Pit and Conduit Installation
  • ITS Pit and Conduit Installation
  • TPG Pit and Conduit Installation