News & Developments

Wyong Road & M1 Pacific Hwy Intersection Upgrade, NSW

By Janet Bolt

Nov 2016

The Reinforced Earth Company (RECO) has designed and supplied 2920sqm of Reinforced Earth® retaining walls for the Wyong Road and M1 Pacific Hwy Intersection Upgrade in Tuggerah, NSW.  This photograph shows progress made on walls which will support the approach lanes for a new four span bridge that will cross the Main Northern Railway.   The final TerraPlus® precast concrete panels, manufactured at the RECO precast facility in Tuggerah, are presently being installed in readiness for the barrier placement.   These panels feature a black oxide pigment colour and a Reckli® Rhein vertical finish.

Wyong Rd & M1 Pacific Hwy Intersection Upgrade Reinforced Earth® Retaining walls

Darling Harbour Live Project

By Janet Bolt

Oct 2016

The NSW Government is partnering with Darling Harbour Live and Lendlease to deliver a 20ha $3.4bn transformation of Darling Harbour in Sydney.   The Reinforced Earth Company (RECO) was subcontracted by Delta Group to design & supply a 750sqm Reinforced Earth® retaining wall using the TerraPlus® precast concrete system.   This photograph was taken onsite last month showing the wall nearing completion.   The concrete panels were manufactured with a white concrete using 10 different textural mats.  Follow this link for an overview of the Darling Harbour Live Project. 

Darling Harbour Live Project Reinforced Earth® retaining wall

QLD Infrastructure Projects Conference 2016

By Janet Bolt

Oct 2016

The Reinforced Earth Company (RECO) is a sponsor of the 2nd Annual QLD Infrastructure Projects Conference 2016 being held next week on Tuesday 25th and Wednesday 26th October at the Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre.   The theme of the conference is "Growing Queensland's Economy" highlighting the major infrastructure projects planned or currently underway in the State.   Pictured is a Reinforced Earth® retaining wall on the Gold Coast Rapid Transit Project.   Please meet with Dan Rogers, Regional Manager North, at our exhibition space to view our current infrastructure works in the region.

Gold Coast Rapid Transit Project QLD

New Zealand Concrete Industry Conference 2016

By Don Asbey-Palmer

Oct 2016

The Reinforced Earth Company is exhibiting at The New Zealand Concrete Industry Conference being held at the Ellerslie Event Centre in Auckland on the 6th-8th October, 2016.   Please meet with Don Asbey-Palmer, Engineering Manager NZ, and Rod Murray, Regional Manager NZ, during the conference at Exhibition Stand #5.   The theme of the conference is Performance + Innovation and offers an opportunity to review the state of the concrete industry and preview future developments in concrete technology and construction.   This photograph, taken in August 2016, is of a pair of Reinforced Earth® true abutments which will form a new grade separated interchange between SH2 and SH58 at Manor Park.

Haywards Interchange SH2 & SH58 Wellington