Master Builder of the Year | National 2016 | Victoria 2016, 2017
PROJECTS | Victoria

DSTO New Test Facilities Fishermans Bend

Value

$8M

Client

Department of Defence

Consultants

Jacobs
Architectus
Aecom

Construction of a new highly specialised test facility for the Defence Science and Technology Organisation located at Fishermans Bend. 

This project included the construction of a new test cell and all the associated services including air processing plant, fuel storage facilities, load banks etc. 

The new test support facility supports research programs undertaken by the Air Vehicles Division and Maritime Platforms Division relating to engine and alternate power source management (fuel purification systems and aircraft and maritime engine fuel components such as batteries, fuel cells, hydrogen engine systems).

The project was delivered under the Department of Defence HC-1 form of contract.