Weekly Update 3rd May

Construction activity for the week included; • Site Entry Road (from base of hill to top) – earthworks for chainage 0400 – 1500 • Commencement of earthworks for turbine access roads for WTG 36-53 • Bulk earthworks at Powerlink substation bench • Bulk earthworks at Upper Laydown Area • Geotechnical investigation of remaining turbine foundations…

Weekly Update 26th April

Construction activity for the week included; • Main access road – clearing and grubbing, profiling, sub-base works for Chainage 400 – 1700 • Commencement of earthworks for upper laydown area • Excavation of the first wind turbine foundation (WTG#3) • Bulk earthworks commenced for Powerlink bench for connection to the electricity grid • Clearing of…

Weekly Update 19th April

Construction activity for the week included; • Main access road – clearing and grubbing, profiling, sub-base works • Excavation of the first wind turbine foundation (WTG#3) • Clearing and profiling of the Powerlink bench for connection to the electricity grid • Clearing of spur roads to wind turbine locations from main access road • Clearing,…

Weekly Update 12th April

• Works continued on the construction of the main access road to the Mount Emerald Wind Farm site. • Excavation commenced for the first wind turbine foundation. • Clearance activities have also commenced for hardstand areas around the first nine wind turbines. • All the buildings at the temporary site compound are now completed and…

Weekly Update 22nd March

• Construction of the site compound was the focal point of activity. • Levelling of the site compound hard stand area continued while more office facilities were installed and a carpark established. Compound electrical and plumbing works have commenced and temporary power is in place. • Concurrent with vegetation clearing, sediment controls are being progressively…

Weekly Update 15th March

No new ground disturbance/clearing works were conducted during this period. Current Clearing Allowance used – 2.8% Cultural Heritage team continued with clearance survey of areas along the access track alignment progressing from approximately WTG 40 through to WTG 51. Work on the site compound is continuing with land being cleared ahead of site offices being…

Weekly Update 8th March

• Site establishment and vegetation clearing along access track alignment has continued. Additional areas have been handed over to the Contractor after completion of the environmental, UXO and cultural assessments. • Activities at the Powerlink Queensland (PLQ) substation bench have commenced, with vegetation clearing complete and bulk earthworks set to commence. • Further levelling of…