Ohakune Mountain Road

LOCATION Tongariro National Park    PRINCIPAL Ruapehu District Council   PROJECT DATES December 2009 to April 2010

Construction of a 30m single span 2 lane bridge, comprising of steel beams and concrete deck.

Programme/Budget: Concrete Structures offered an alternative structure which resulted in an $80,000 saving to the client.

Health & Safety: Health and Safety Plan implemented and observed in accordance with the company’s secondary level requirements for ACC WSMP. There were zero LTIs or serious incidents.

Environmental: The works were carried out in a Dual World Heritage Site, with strict controls required by the Department of Conservation: the site boundaries were on the road reserve, restricting access. There were no infringements.

Traffic Management: A site specific traffic management plan was produced for this project.