Our Experience

Haber Xcavations Experience

Haber Excavations has completed many civil construction projects over the years ranging from small tidy up works to the construction of local roads and footpaths to the construction of new residential subdivisions and environmental remediation projects. On all projects that we undertake the quality of the work and the end result are always at the forefront and our staff ensure that the project is completed to and beyond the requirements of our clients. We are able to complete this while still devising the most cost effective way to carry out the task safely and completed the project within the required timeframes.

Haber excavations provides:

  • Bulk Earthworks
  • Road Infrastructure
  • Pavement and Hardstand Construction
  • Subdivision development and infrastructure
  • Pipeline and Trunk Services installation
  • Landfill construction and maintenance services

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Location: West Mackay
Contract Period: 10 weeks
Client: Mackay Regional Council
Contract Value: $405,000
Completed: July 2016

This project aim is to rejuvenate the lower section of Lagoon’s Creek in West Mackay by improving water quality entering the Pioneer River and improving the visual aesthetics of the area and increasing biodiversity. Project works included bulk earthworks to construct 2 wetland ponds and the reformation of 300m of existing creek line, supply and installation of large quantities of rock for the construction of retaining walls and protection works.

Project works consisted of the following

- Bulk Excavations consisting of 8,650mof cut to fill
- Construction of rock retaining wall consisting of 1,060 ton of rock
- Additional 730 ton of rock protection works
- Stripping of 1,500m3 of topsoil
- Clearing & grubbing 14,750m
- Construction of 3 fishways

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Mira Flores Estate Subdivision Stages 1 - 5

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Location: Beaconsfield, Mackay
Contract Period: 4 years
Client: Echochaff
Contract Value: $13.5 million
Completed: July 2014

We recently completed the construction of a staged residential subdivision development at Beaconsfield where we have developed more than 180 residential lots over a number of stages. Currently 5 stages out of 7 have been completely finished. Works consisted of 350,000m3 of bulk earthworks, road pavement construction, stormwater and drainage installation, sewerage, NBN and electrical services, water and sewer reticulation, sewer pump stations and multiple external intersection upgrades. The project took place over a number of years where as a result of the quality of the work we produced while adhering to budget and time constraints addition stages were constantly awarded to us. Major earthworks and stormwater installation works were completed throughout the site and essential services were connected for new housing lots.

Works consisted of the following

Earthworks and Pavements

  • Bulk earthworks cut to fill – 14,900m3
  • Imported fill – 162,500m3
  • Formation and construction of pavements of various types – 4,905m3
  • Primer sealing of road surfaces – 14,730m2
  • Installation of asphalt surfacing – 1,365 ton
  • Kerb & Channel installation – 4,240m
  • Concrete footpaths – 2,935m2
  • Concrete slabs including inverts and driveways – 2,500m2
  • Installation of subsoil drains – 3,965m

Stormwater Works

  • Installation pipe culverts 375mm – 1050mm dia RCP – 2,200m
  • Installation of box culverts up to 2700x1200 RCBC – 100m
  • Construction of stormwater bropits of various types and sizes - 80
  • Construction of headwalls of various sizes - 18

Sewer

  • Installation of 150mm – 225mm dia uPVC SN8 sewer mains – 2,410m
  • Installation of 100mm dia uPVC PN16 sewer rising main – 312m
  • Construction of sewer manholes up to and over 3m deep – 63

Water

  • Installation of 63mm – 200mm dia water mains – 2,105m

Electrical

  • Installation of electrical and NBN conduits – 4,150m
  • Construction of street light footings – 68

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Mackay Christian College Providence Project

1847_13668_three sterlings.jpgLocation: North Mackay
Contract Period: 13 months
Client: Mackay Christian College
Contract Value: $4.1 million
Completed: October 2010

This project involved the civil works for a 32 lot residential subdivision and civil works for an 800 pupil private primary school on a 10 hectare site. Works included bulk earthworks to the new school and residential allotments including the supply and placement of over 75,000m3 of imported fill material, the construction of carparks for the school and internal access roads and extension of existing streets and the construction of new cul-de-sacs and the installation of significant quantities of stormwater, water and sewer reticulation and electrical conduits.

Works consisted of the following

Earthworks and Pavements

  • Clearing and grubbing – 10.4 hectares
  • Bulk earthworks cut to fill – 21,650m3
  • Imported fill – 65,500m3
  • Stripping and respreading of topsoil – 10,500m3
  • Formation and construction of pavements of various types – 4,250m3
  • Asphalting of road surfaces – 10,000m2
  • Kerb & Channel installation – 1,500m
  • Concrete footpaths – 2,295m2
  • Concrete slabs including inverts and driveways – 2,500m2

Stormwater Works

  • Installation of RCP culverts 375mm – 1050mm dia. RCP – 620m
  • Installation of uPVC and Blackmax pipes 225mm – 450mm dia. – 526m
  • Installation of box culverts 1800x900 RCBC – 20m
  • Construction of stormwater pits of various types and sizes - 40

Sewer

  • Installation of 150mm – 225mm dia. uPVC SN8 mains – 885m
  • Construction of sewer manholes – 17

Water

  • Installation of 100mm – 150mm dia. PN16 water mains including bends, hydrants, valves and tees – 1,070m

Electrical

  • Installation of electrical and telstra conduits – 795m
  • Construction of street light footings – 10

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Field of Dreams Parkland Upgrade

1847_13668_three sterlings.jpgLocation: Sarina
Contract Period: 16 weeks
Client: Mackay Regional Council
Contract Value: $326,905
Completed: February 2017

Haber Excavations was engaged by the Mackay Regional Council to undertake the civil works associated with the first stage of the Field of Dreams Parkland Upgrade in Sarina. Project works consisted of the construction of a carpark to the Southern extents of the park and the construction of internal roads and a roundabout along with associated pathways to the Northern section of the park. All works were constructed to adhere to DTMR standards and specifications. Throughout construction works had to be managed to allow the park and neighbouring businesses to continue to operate throughout the construction of the project.

Project works consisted of the following

  • Concrete footpaths – 475m2
  • Type 2.2 Pavement Construction – 581m3
  • Kerb Installation – 526m
  • Irrigation & Electrical Conduits – 143m
  • Seal & Asphalt – 1,760m2

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Middlemount RRC - Earthworks Stage 3

1847_13668_three sterlings.jpgLocation: Middlemount
Contract Period: 20 weeks
Client: Isaac Regional Council
Contract Value: $865,000
Completed: May 2017

In early 2017 we were commissioned by the Isaac Regional Council to finalise the construction of the rehabilitation of the Middlemount RRC. The landfill site had been recently closed as a result of the site not having in place proper compaction measures throughout its operation. As part of the ongoing rehabilitation efforts for the site we were engaged to complete the design and construction of the capping, stormwater runoff drainage and leachate controls for the site. This involved extension of existing leachate storage dams, capping of landfill, placement of mulch to batters, planting of native plants and construction of drainage swales throughout the site.

Project works consisted of the following

  • Extension of leachate storage pond 60 x30
  • Excavation and contour development – 75,000m2
  • Cartage and placement of 3,500 m3 of mulch
  • Cartage and placement of 26,400 ton of clay based material
  • Supply and planting of 2,200 tube stock

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Meadowland Soundshell - Footpath Construction

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Location: Botanic Gardens
Contract Period: 9 weeks
Client: Mackay Regional Council
Contract Value: $245,000
Completed: August 2013

In 2013 the Mackay Regional Council engaged us to complete the Meadowland Soundshell – Footpath Construction and Associated Works project at the Botanic Gardens. The project involved earthworks, culvert installation, gabion mattress pavement works and the construction of concrete shared paths at the new soundshell at the Botanic Gardens. Other associated works included drain construction, concrete edging, drainage systems which included the laying pipes and construction of headwalls and the construction of a driveway.

Project works consisted of the following

  • Bulk earthworks – cut to fill – 750m3
  • Installation of 600m of shared pathways
  • Laying of 4,300m2 of turf
  • Installation of 75m of handrails
  • Drainage works – including pipe installation, headwall construction & rock protection
  • Pavement construction 200m3
  • Installation of 14 gabion mattresses & installation of 266m2 of pavers

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Slade Point Shared Pathway - Stage 1

1847_13668_three sterlings.jpgLocation: Slade Point, Mackay
Contract Period: 8 weeks
Client: Mackay Regional Council
Contract Value: $171,875
Completed: November 2016

In late 2016 we undertook the construction of the Slade Point Shared Pathway for the Mackay Regional Council. Works included excavating the existing grass footpath and constructing 2-2.5m wide concrete pathway that matched into existing driveways. Works also consisted of the construction of concrete median islands and adjusting existing islands to meet today’s requirements. A link block wall was also constructed along with bike safe fencing throughout a section of the pathway

Project works consisted of the following

- Concrete footpath varying widths – 880m2
- Driveway construction – 40m2
- Monolithically cast median islands – 30m2
- Installation of bikesafe fencing – 32m
- Construction of retaining wall – 20m