Civil Consult were engaged to undertake a number of engineering services at a new development on the north coast, including a geotech investigation for the purpose of a DA submission.
The development consisted of a caretaker cottage and cabins, and was situated in beautiful area of the North Coast. Included in the brief was the requirement for bulk earthworks design and the design of a fill platform the new caretaker cottage to be founded on..
Civil Consult provided:
- a geoetchnical site classification (soil test),
- civil engineering bulk earthworks design
- 3D terrain modelling to determine the most efficient use of the cut to fill platform across the site
- drawings and section of the development for DA approval
3D modelling was used effectively with a final pad being designed around the requirement to have neither an excess of cut or fill.