Category: General News

Improved Management for Gravel Extraction in Karragullen Hills

When experienced gravel pit operators, Vinci Gravel, took over the control and management of an existing gravel pit in Karragullen Hills, they were unaware of the mounting community and Council concerns over the operations. There was a very real prospect of the gravel pit being shut down amid concerns about: creating a scar on the […]

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Carradine Creek Hills Lifestyle Estate – Bedfordale

For over 20 years Harley Dykstra has been involved in the planning approvals and implementation of numerous hills lifestyle subdivisions, in areas extending from Gosnells Hills through to Bedfordale, Byford and right down to North Dandalup. In 2015 Harley Dykstra was appointed by the owner of the Carradine Creek Estate to undertake the survey and project […]

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The Gap Redevelopment

Designed by: Department of Parks & Wildlife (DPAW), GHD Client: DPAW, BGC, Boyd Metal Industries Location: Tondirrup National Park, Albany Timeframe: Completed March 2016 Background    The Harley Dykstra team in Albany have been involved in this project since the original feature survey in early 2005 which was used along with some highly detailed follow up […]

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Landcorp Emu Point Development

In February 2016, the City of Albany resolved to support a Scheme Amendment transferring a portion of Lot 3000 Emu Point Drive, Collingwood Park from the ‘Parks and Recreation’ local scheme reserve to the ‘Future Urban’ zone. Harley Dykstra was engaged by Landcorp to prepare and progress the Scheme Amendment which lays the foundations for […]

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Topcon And Trimble Put Through Their Paces

Tunney Passing Lanes, Albany Highway As part of the state government’s rural road infrastructure improvement programs two new overtaking lanes have just been completed on Albany Highway. Located near Tunney (~30km south of Kojonup), the construction was performed by Fulton Hogan with Harley Dykstra working in conjunction to provide the survey and Machine Guidance support. Harley […]

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Multiple Dwelling Development Achieves Objectives

Multiple Dwelling Development Achieves Design and Sustainability Objectives – Strang Street, Beaconsfield The City of Fremantle has been pursuing the rezoning of the Beaconsfield locality to transform an existing mixed use precinct into a high quality, pedestrian accessible Activity Centre, given its proximity to existing commercial areas in South Fremantle, South Beach and public transport. […]

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One Key Plan Solves Challenges at Devine Grove Estate

Devine Grove Estate – Taylorfields, Forrestdale Following years of a proposed rezoning and structure plan struggling through various environmental hurdles, it was the preparation of a Drainage and Nutrient Management Plan that saw a breakthrough in obtaining the required approvals. Although several parcels of land located in Taylor Road and Wolfe Road, Forrestdale, had been […]

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Albany Project – BGC, The Gap

Principal:  Department of Parks and Wildlife Subcontractor:  BGC Construction Landscaping and Architectural Design:  Department of Parks and Wildlife Structural and Geotechnical Engineering:  GHD Pty Ltd The Gap and Natural Bridge project is progressing forward and despite some delays (the recent fires in Torndirrup National Park being one example) is expected to be open next year. […]

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Mineral Tenement Marking – Doral Yoongarillup South West

Recently Harley Dykstra has been engaged to conduct mineral tenement marking for Doral under instruction from the Department of Mines and Petroleum. The Certification required to perform these works are not widely held, but do fall well within the broad-range of qualifications held by our staff. Harley Dykstra has brought experience in conducting these works […]

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Main Roads WA Bridge Surveys

The past few months have been busy for our engineering survey teams with numerous MRWA bridge survey requests rolling in. The maintenance and upgrading of critical infrastructure such as bridges is a continuous process for MRWA and working in partnership with AECOM we have been able to provide construction grade survey solutions on schedule and […]

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