Case studies

Humes has extensive experience in the manufacture and supply of precast and prestressed solutions for some of the most significant road and rail infrastructure projects around Australia. Check the links below or to the left to see case studies of some of these projects.

 
Brookwater Estate, Ipswich QLD

Brookwater Estate, Ipswich QLD

Large-scale custom pits deliver smooth installation at designer golf course estate

Case Study - Large-scale custom stormwater pits - Brookwater Estate, Ipswich QLD (pdf, 1.4 MB)

 
Mooney Mooney Creek Bridge, NSW

Mooney Mooney Creek Bridge, NSW

A precast arch solution was selected to replace an ageing corrugated metal pipe, to provide a 100-year design life, and to minimise road closure time.  Read more about Humes precast concrete solutions by downloading the brochure below.

Precast concrete solutions (pdf, 4.83 MB)

 
Denham Court Road Upgrade, Sydney – Gas main protection slabs

Denham Court Road Upgrade, Sydney – Gas main protection slabs

An innovative precast concrete solution was developed for gas main protection, significantly improving safety and installation time.

Case study - Precast gas protection solution for Denham Court Road Upgrade, Sydney 2020 (pdf, 997.29 KB)

 
Koombooloomba dam bridge with the HumeDeck™ modular bridge system

Koombooloomba dam bridge with the HumeDeck™ modular bridge system

The HumeDeck™ system is a modular bridging solution suitable for installation on an existing substructure, as required for this project, or as a complete new bridge system of precast concrete piles, decks, abutments and headstocks. 

Case study - Koombooloomba dam project with HumeDeck modular bridge system (pdf, 459.08 KB)

 
Federation Park, Warwick - HumeGard® water solutions

Federation Park, Warwick - HumeGard® water solutions

The Southern Downs Regional Council engaged Humes to provide a stormwater quality improvement device (SQID) to improve the quality of stormwater discharged to the Condamine River, an important waterway feeding into the Murray-Darling Basin. Download the case study below to learn why two HumeGard® Gross Pollutant Traps (GPTs) were the perfect solution.

Case study - HumeGard water solution for Federation Park, Warwick (pdf, 400.4 KB)

 
Glenugie Upgrade, Pacific Highway - Precast arches

Glenugie Upgrade, Pacific Highway - Precast arches

A customised arch structure solution built to withstand significantly high fill loads and minimise environmental impacts for local fauna was a key component of the Pacific Highway Glenugie Upgrade project.

Case study - Customised precast arches for Glenugie Upgrade, Pacific Highway (pdf, 356.72 KB)

 
Scarborough Beach, Perth - Trenchless technology with jacking pipes

Scarborough Beach, Perth - Trenchless technology with jacking pipes

To minimise disruption and safety concerns related to this high traffic and popular pedestrian area, trenchless technology in the form of Humes’ J and S jacking pipes were installed along this 350m+ pipeline providing a supplementary piped outfall system.

Case study - trenchless technology solution for Scarborough Beach stormwater upgrade, Perth (pdf, 1.52 MB)

 
Grand Prix, Melbourne - Custom-made precast concrete road safety barriers

Grand Prix, Melbourne - Custom-made precast concrete road safety barriers

Specially designed interlocking components provide a more seamless, connected section of safety barriers. The self-compacting concrete ensures the final result is much smoother whilst maintaining strength and durability.

Case study - custom precast road safety barriers on F1 track, Melbourne (pdf, 405.36 KB)

 
Westconnex Kingsgrove, Sydney - Custom-made DN3600 precast concrete pits for jacking pipe installation

Westconnex Kingsgrove, Sydney - Custom-made DN3600 precast concrete pits for jacking pipe installation

The project required a fast, durable and accurate solution allowing for the installation of jacking pipes into a large pit while removing the potential risks associated with an in-situ concrete installation.

Case study - Custom-made precast concrete pits for jacking pipe installation on Westconnex Kingsgrove, Sydney (pdf, 1.23 MB)