Storm Water Harvesting

Storm Water Harvesting

Storm Water Harvesting - Brisbane

6 different projects were undertaken to harvest stormwater from each site and store for irrigation use. Storage was both above and below ground for the pumping systems varied from submersibles in wet wells to multistage pump sets.

Client: Brisbane City Council.
Main Con : Project Irrigation Pty. Ltd.
Pump Capacity: 8 – 14 l/s.

Palm Tree Complex

Palm Tree Complex

Palm Tree Complex - Singapore

A sustainable irrigation system was required using recycled effluent water stored below ground in a 260Kl tank. The pumped recycled effluent is treated using chlorine and UV during the irrigation operation.

Client: Moreton Bay Regional Council.
Main Con: Scape Shapes.
Size: 3 Ha.

Samford Sports Facility

Samford Sports Facility

Samford Sports Facility - Queensland

A sustainable irrigation system was installed on a newly built sand profile sports field. The irrigation system included stormwater harvesting plus water transfer from a dam.

Client: Morton Bay Regional Council.
Main Con: Naric Civil.
Size: 3 Ha.

Gardens By The Bay Pumping Systems

Gardens By The Bay Pumping Systems

Gardens By The Bay - Pumping

Gardens by the Bay are a high quality botanical gardens located at the mouth of the Singapore River. The irrigation system comprises of 5 pump stations each with its own sand media filtration system. The 5 submersible pumping systems are located in a wet well pumping water from the lake.

Client: National Parks – Singapore.
Irrigation Contractor: Aqua Works.
Pump Capacity: 1 X 48l/s & 4 X 6l/s.

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A film for Gardens by the Bay, Singapore, highlighting the processes used to create the distinctive Cooled Conservatories.

Gardens By The Bay Irrigation

Gardens By The Bay Irrigation

Gardens By The Bay - Irrigation

Gardens by the Bay are a high quality botanical gardens located at the mouth of the Singapore River. The Gardens consist of a 1.2 Ha cool dry and a .8 Ha cool moist conservatory, 23 supertrees and superb gardens. The irrigation system comprises of 5 pump stations, 5 central computer control systems, 340 solenoid valves and 2,800 sprinklers.

Client: National Parks – Singapore.
Irrigation Contractor: Aqua Works.
Size: 54 Ha.

Green walls & waterfalls
Site Plan
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A film for Gardens by the Bay, Singapore, highlighting the processes used to create the distinctive Cooled Conservatories.

Brisbane Botanic Gardens

Brisbane Botanic Gardens

Brisbane Botanic Gardens

The Brisbane City Botanical gardens Is located within the CBD in down town Brisbane. A popular area with families feed ducks and relaxing within the heritage gardens.

Client: Brisbane City Council.
Main Con: Water Equipment Technology.
Size: 1.5ha.

Duck pond and fountain
Oasis Hotel

Oasis Hotel

Oasis Hotel

An automatic irrigation system was designed to irrigate planter boxes and garden beds on a 28 storey hotel next to the Tanjong Pagar MRT. The irrigation system has two water supplies via a pumping system to levels 27 & 28 and a gravity feed supply feeding the lower levels.

Client: Tropical Environment.

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Mt Coo-tha Botanic Gardens

Mt Coo-tha Botanic Gardens

Mt Coo-tha Botanic Gardens - Brisbane

A sustainable water strategy with carried out on this site. This report was to ascertain the water harvesting capability based on catchment area and rainfall, the size of storage required for a sustainable water supply. The calculated storage is 65mL within 3 catchments. A 250mm transfer system complete with pumps is required to move water between storage locations

Client: Brisbane City Council.
Size: 110 Ha.

Mt Coo-tha arial image
Mt Coo-tha site plan
Ipswich Golf Club

Ipswich Golf Club

Ipswich Golf & Country Club - Brisbane

The Ipswich golf course was rebuilt with 9 holes relocated on a neighbouring parcel of land. All 18 holes has a new irrigation system installed complete with pumps, mains, central computer software & sprinklers

Client: Ipswich Golf & Country Club.
Main Con: Road Con.

Eagle Farm Race Track

Eagle Farm Race Track

Eagle Farm Race Track - Brisbane

Evergreen constructed a 27m wide track proper and a 10m wide “A” grass track. Toro valve in heads sprinklers we selected and controller by a Rain Bird Site Control central computer system. Submersible pumps suspended under floats supply the water for a large dam.

Client: Brisbane Turf Club.
Main Con: Evergreen Turf.