At Eastern Plant Hire, we’ve been involved in some of Australia’s largest infrastructure projects. From Melbourne right up the East Coast of Australia to Queensland we’ve been working hard to create a business that, from all locations provides “The Best Service on Earth”.
Heavy Haulage, Materials Cartage and Plant Hire are our specialty. We always love a challenge and have taken on a number of major projects over our time, take a look at our EPH teams onsite and the work we have completed below:
Bayswater Level Crossing Removal
When the Level Crossing Removal Authority was created with the intention to remove over 75 crossings from Melbourne’s streets we knew we could contribute.
Gold Coast Light Rail Stage 2
The Gold Coast is an international tourist destination that brings in millions of dollars into the economy, but that also has a reputation for terrible public transport.
Collins Arch Building Project
Eastern Plant Hire has worked on yet another major project in Victoria, this time instead of infrastructure we’ve been working on a commercial building.
Queen’s Wharf Basement Excavation Package
The Queen’s Wharf project is the biggest demolition and construction project Brisbane’s CBD has seen.
Ravenswood Interchange Upgrade
EPH was part of a crucial road upgrade in the north-west of Victoria between 2016 and 2018 at the intersection of Calder Freeway and Calder Alternative Freeway in Ravenswood.
North East Program Alliance
Along with a number of level crossing removal projects Eastern Plant Hire worked on the North East Program Alliance.
CityLink Tulla Widening – Bulla Rd to Airport
Eastern Plant Hire has worked on a number of Infrastructure Victoria’s projects over the years, with the CityLink Tulla Widening being one of those.
Chandler Highway Upgrade
Eastern Plant Hire has been proud to actively work toward improving local infrastructure that will see the improved traffic flow and smoother journey’s into Melbourne’s inner north.
Camp Road Level Crossing Removal
The recent Camp Road level crossing removal has been one of the most successful projects yet with operations concluding in late 2017.
Aviation Road Level Crossing Removal
As part of the Level Crossing Removal Project in Victoria, Eastern Plant Hire have been working on the first stage of the Aviation Road Level Crossing Removal.
Citylink Tulla Widening
Eastern Plant Hire has undertaken a great deal of earthmoving work on projects that are a part of Victoria’s Big Build.
Hoddle Street Streamlining
Over the past year Eastern Plant Hire have been working on the Hoddle Street Streamlining, in particular, the B Package.
Ballarat Line Upgrade
In line with the other work Eastern Plant Hire is currently doing for Victoria’s Big Build infrastructure boom we have undertaken work on the Ballarat Line Upgrade.
West Gate Tunnel
Since its start in 2018 Eastern Plant Hire has been busy moving rock and soil from the West Gate Tunnel project in Western Melbourne.
Melbourne Metro Tunnel – Rail Infrastructure Alliance
Eastern Plant Hire is currently working on another of the major infrastructure projects currently running in Melbourne, the Melbourne Metro Tunnel Project.
Mernda Rail Extension
As part of our continued work with VIC Rail on Victoria’s Big Build, we worked on the Mernda Rail Extension in 2017-18.
Melbourne Metro Tunnel Early Works
Eastern Plant Hire has worked on a range of rail projects in Melbourne but the Metro Tunnel is one of our biggest.
The Barangaroo Remediation project is cleaning up historic contamination, left there by the old Millers Point Gasworks and other landfill.
Bruce Highway Upgrade – Caloundra Road to Sunshine Motorway
The Bruce Highway Upgrade Project is a 10-year project, the largest Queensland has seen.
Sydney Metro City & Southwest
The Sydney Metro is the biggest public transport project in Australia to date. The metro will add 66km of standalone metro railway to Sydney’s transport network, making room for more than 100,000 extra customers every hour.
Pacific Motorway Upgrade – M1/M3/Gateway Merge
The Pacific Motorway M1/M3/Gateway merge is a $190 million Queensland motorway upgrade, part of the larger Pacific Motorway Upgrade Master Plan.
Pacific Highway Upgrade – Woolgoolga to Ballina
The Pacific Highway Upgrade is Australia’s largest road infrastructure project to date. It has been underway since 1996 with plans for it to finish in 2020.
Toowoomba Second Range Crossing
The Toowoomba Second Range Crossing is the largest Australian Government funding commitment to a single road project in Queensland’s history.
In late 2014, EPH began contract work for the now-complete $156m Dingley Bypass project.
In 2010, EPH was involved in major work with AbiGroup for the 13.5km main freeway section of the $188m Nagambie Bypass.
Regional Rail Link
In August 2012, EPH was appointed as the preferred cartage contractor on an $835M project.
South Morang Rail
From August 2010 through to early 2012, EPH were involved in the major $650m South Morang Rail Electrification Project with John Holland in Victoria.
M80 Ring Road Upgrade
In December 2009, we mobilised a fleet of trucks for the major $647m section upgrade of the M80 Ring Road project in Victoria.
Light Rail Works
EPH regularly undertakes contract work with Victoria’s leading light rail construction companies to deliver 24/7 service for critical occupation works.