Woomera Airbase, Runway and Infrastructure Stages 1 and 2
York Civil was engaged by the Department of Defence to upgrade the Woomera Township, Technical Area and Range E.
For Stage 1 the main component was the reconstruction and upgrading of the existing taxiways and aprons at the Woomera Airfield. Works included the preparation of the subgrade, sub-base construction, base course construction and the laying of a 50mm asphalt wearing course.
The main component of Stage 2 involved repair works to Runway 18/36 and construction of Taxiway C. Works included cold planning the existing surface, placement of asphalt, and pavement construction.