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Apex Park

Upper Ross Community Park

Year: 2011

Location: Townsville, QLD

Client: Townsville City Council

Summary

Premise was engaged as part of a Design and Construct contract for the Apex Park project. Apex Park is the third phase of Townsville’s Riverway project, a public focal point for usable community space along the Upper Ross River.

This project is in an ecologically sensitive area on the banks of the Ross River, and was designed to provide the local community with access to waterfront activities in an environmentally sensitive space.

The project includes an elevated walkway with river viewing platform and lighting, a fixed jetty, floating rowing pontoon, soft and hard landscaping, roadworks, bitumen car park facilities, artwork and signage, play equipment, irrigation and stormwater.

Services provided:

  • Civil design (roads, drainage, water, sewerage, pathways)
  • Structural design (retaining walls, concrete elements, interpretive art, steel trussed walkway)
  • Construction inspections (encompassing all civil and structural elements)

 

Special thanks to DM Group for use of the accompanying images.