Albany Highway 2018

Project goal:

Renew the ageing water main along Albany Highway to help secure the reliability of water to customers in Victoria Park and the surrounding areas.

Delivery date:

August to December 2018

Project scope

In 2018 we will renew 2.4 kilometres of water main on the west side of Albany Highway, between Alday Street and McMillian Street.

For the most up to date project information, including traffic management, please refer to the project tabs on this page.  

Customer communications

21 November Notification to businesses in stage 4 - tell us how we did survey

9 November Project update - notification to businesses in stage 1

1 November Notification to businesses in stage 3 - tell us how we did survey

1 November  Notification to businesses in stage 5 - tell us how we did survey

18 October Project update - notification to businesses in stage 8

18 October Project update - notification to businesses in stage 7

15 October Project update - notification to businesses in stage 4

25 September Notification to businesses in stage 2 and 6 - tell us how we did survey

13 September Project update - notification to businesses in stage 7

12 September Project update - notification to customers on detour route

12 September Project update - notification to businesses in stage 5

12 September Project update - notification to businesses in stage 3

12 September Project update - notification to businesses in stage 1

8 August Project update - road closure notification stage 6

8 August Project update - road closure notification stage 2

3 August Project update - notification to businesses in stages 2 and 6

31 July Laydown area notification

24 July Project update - notification to businesses in stage 4 and 8

24 July Project update - notification to businesses in stage 3 and 7

24 July Project update - notification to businesses in stage 1 and 5

24 July Project update - notification to businesses in stage 2 and 6  

2 July Public Notice

1 July Notification to businesses in stages 2 and 6

1 July Notification to businesses in stages 1 and 5

29 June Media release

15 June Notification to all businesses along pipeline route

28 May Notification to customers in St James, Victoria Park and East Victoria Park

21 April - 4 May Notification to all businesses along pipeline route

21 April - 4 May Letter to all businesses along pipeline route

Contact us

  • For general enqueries please email pipesforperth@watercorporation.com.au or telephone 9420 3529
  • For enquiries requiring immediate action onsite i.e. property access, please contact Civcon Site Manager Mick Anderson on 0429 700 928.

UPDATE JANUARY 2019

All construction work is now complete and the new pipeline is in use.

Final reinstatement work will take place in April/May 2019 (to allow sufficient time for defects to arise.) This work will be carried out in coordination with the Town of Victoria Park.

 

UPDATE 11 DECEMBER 2018

From 8am 11 December until 5pm Tuesday 18 December we are required to connect the new water main to existing water pipes at the following intersections.

Alday Street and Albany Highway intersection:

  • Intersection closed until 5pm Wednesday 12 December to undertake backfilling, compacting and full reinstatement of paving and road.
  • There will no water supply interruption to customers.
  • There will no night work undertaken.

Basinghall Street and Albany Highway intersection:

  • Intersection closed from 8am Tuesday 11 December until 5pm Thursday 13 December to undertake laying new connection and full reinstatement.
  • Night work will be undertaken from 7pm Tuesday 11 December to 7am Wednesday 12 December.
  • There will no water supply interruption to customers.

Rathay Street and Albany Highway intersection:

  • Intersection closed from 8am Wednesday 12 December  to 5pm Thursday 13 December to undertake laying new connection and full reinstatement.
  • There will no water supply interruption to customers.
  • There will no night work undertaken.

Hill View Terrace and Albany Highway intersection:

  • Intersection closed from 8am Thursday 13 December to 5pm Friday 14 December to undertake laying new connection and full reinstatement.
  • There will be water supply interruptions for some customers, customers impacted will be notified accordingly.
  • There will no night work undertaken.

Sussex Street and Albany Highway intersection:

  • Intersection closed from 11am Monday 17 December to 5pm Tuesday 18 December to undertake laying new connection and full reinstatement.
  • Night work will be undertaken from 7pm Monday 17 December to 7am Tuesday 8 December.
  • There will be water supply interruptions for some customers, customers impacted will be notified accordingly.

UPDATE 9 NOVEMBER

Work to begin in Stage 1 on Monday 12 November.

Traffic Management Plan for Stage1:

detour stage 1 

UPDATE 19 OCTOBER - Changes in parameters for Stage 7 and 8.

Stage 7 - Tuam Street to Temple Street

Stage 8 - Temple Street to McMillan Street

Work to begin in Stage 7 on Tuesday 23 October 2018.

Traffic Management Plan for Stage 7 & 8:

stage 7 map 

UPDATE 15 OCTOBER - Work will be starting at stage 4 between Westminster Street and Basinghall Street on Thursday 18 October 2018. An additional crew has been added to the project with the aim to complete the stages of work faster and bring the completion date of the project forward. 

Please refer to the 'Project stages and schedule' tab for a full list of stages and updated indicative work dates.

Traffic Management Plan for stage 4,3 and 5:

stage 4 detour 

 

UPDATE 11 SEPTEMBER - Work will be starting at stage 3 from Balmoral Street and stage 5 from Basinghall Street the week of Monday, 17 September 2018. Please refer to the 'Project stages and schedule' tab for a full list of stages and updated indicative work dates.

Traffic Management Plan for stage 3 and 5 :

BALMORAL TO sussex

 

UPDATE 3 AUGUST - Work will be starting at stage 2 from Sussex Street and stage 6 from Baillie Avenue the week of Monday, 13 August 2018. Please refer to the 'Project stages and schedule' tab for a full list of stages and updated indicative work dates.

Traffic Management Plans for Baillie Avenue to Balmoral Street

Bailie ave

Traffic Management Plans for Sussex Street and Tuam Street

sussex detour

Stage Section One Indicative Timing
1 Alday Street to Baillie Street - COMPLETE 12 November – 7 December
2 Baillie Avenue to Balmoral Street - COMPLETE  13 August – 21 September
3 Balmoral Street to Westminster Street - COMPLETE

1 October - 1 November

4 Westminster Street to Basinghall Street - COMPLETE 22 October - 16 November

stage 1 to 4

 

Stage Section Two Indicative Timing
5 Basinghall Street to Sussex Street -  COMPLETE  1 October - 26 October
6 Sussex Street to Tuam Street - COMPLETE 13 August – 21 September
7 Tuam Street to Temple Street - COMPLETE 22 October - 7 December
8 Temple Street to McMillan Street - COMPLETE 12 November – 7 December

stage 5 to 8 use this