The Port of Brisbane
Project owner: Port of Brisbane Corporation
Consultants: Rust PPK Pty Ltd; Karamisheff-Nagel Pty Ltd; Taywood
Main Contractor: Baulderstone Hornibrook Engineering
Concrete Supplier: CSR Readymix
Product: DCI® Corrosion
The Challenge . . .
Corrosion of reinforcement on existing structures was an important consideration
in this project. The Port of Brisbane considered options such as surface
treatments, pozzolans, dampproofing products and competitive corrosion
The Solution . . .
The Port of Brisbane Corporation found their solution in DCI Corrosion
Inhibitor. The choice was clear when Grace Construction Products showed
the long-term effectiveness and cost to owner of each system using life
cycle cost analysis. Considering the "Whole of Life Costs" for a design
life of 50 years, DCI was most economical and beneficial option.