Storm Water Harvesting

Storm Water Harvesting - Brisbane

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

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.

Palm Tree Complex

Palm Tree Complex

Palm Tree Complex - Singapore

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

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.

Samford Sports Facility

Samford Sports Facility

Samford Sports Facility - Queensland

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

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.

 

Gardens By The Bay Pumping Systems

Gardens By The Bay Pumping Systems

Gardens By The Bay - Pumping

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

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.
Play Video

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

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

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.
Green walls & waterfalls
Site Plan
Play Video

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

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

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.
Duck pond and fountain

Oasis Hotel

Oasis Hotel - Singapore

Client: Tropical Environment

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

Hear what WOHA’s architectural project team has to say about the green, living tower and the hotel’s.

Mt Coo-tha Botanic Gardens

Mt Coo-tha Botanic Gardens

Mt Coo-tha Botanic Gardens - Brisbane

Client: Brisbane City Council
Size: 110 Ha

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

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

Ipswich Golf Club

Ipswich Golf & Country Club - Brisbane

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

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

Eagle Farm Race Track

Eagle Farm Race Track

Eagle Farm Race Track - Brisbane

Client: Brisbane Turf Club
Main Con: Evergreen Turf

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.