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Cultural & Heritage

culturalheritageGlascott has completed several significant Cultural and Heritage projects in NSW over the last decade, notably the Cockatoo Island Northern Apron and the ‘Coal Loader Site’ at Waverton on Sydney’s lower North Shore.

Both these projects won multiple awards, recognised by a range of august organisations including the Australian Institute of Landscape Architects, the Planning Institute of Australia, Parks and Leisure Australia, Keep Australia Beautiful and the National Trust (NSW).

Services provided on Cocaktoo Island included:

  • Large scale remediation – removing the contaminants of 100 years of industrial usage
  • Construction of a camping ground on the Northern apron
  • Construction of Precast concrete walls
  • Construction of ‘in situ’ concrete and timber decking shared pathways
  • The re-construction of seawalls
  • The fabrication and installation of custom- designed steel works
  • Associated large-scale soft landscaping works
  • The salvage and processing of every relic on this Heritage Listed site

Services provided on the Coal Loader site included:

  • The demolition, protection and retention of existing features
  • Stormwater and Hydraulic services
  • Electrical and Lighting services
  • The construction of sandstone and concrete walls
  • Recycling of brick paving and crushed sandstone paths
  • Sandblasting pre-cast concrete pavements
  • The refurbishment of existing wetland track stairs
  • Building steel balustrades and fencing plus concrete and steel access stairs
  • Refurbishing works to existing tunnels
  • Associated soft landscaping including community gardens
  • The installation of furniture and miscellaneous items

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