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Freezer floor in Scoresby

Freezer floor in Scoresby

Posted on 28. Feb, 2012 by .

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This time lapse makes short work of a long day. And look at the size of that freezer!

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Chadstone Shopping Centre

Posted on 02. Dec, 2011 by .

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     The Chadstone Shopping Centre recently required a structural fix to one of its crib walls. Due to erosion from behind, the wall had become unstable and in danger of falling. Despite the weather creating havoc in Melbourne that week, Melbourne Concrete managed to install reo and apply shotcrete to restore and stabilise the wall.

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Butler Market Gardens

Posted on 02. Dec, 2011 by .

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            Butler Market Gardens in Heatherton is doing a huge $1m development. Melbourne Concrete was contracted to prepare and pour slabs for 600 sq. meter cold storage, loading dock, 1200 sq. meter hardstands and for the processing area…. and on our way home, thanks to generous staff, we were well stocked with the freshest bok choy, lettuce […]

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Capping beam construction

Posted on 30. Nov, 2011 by .

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   In the leafy green suburb of Donvale is the luxurious Donvale Retirement Village and is where Melbourne Concrete recently assisted in some capping beam construction.

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Retaining wall at residence in Eltham

Posted on 30. Nov, 2011 by .

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   Melbourne Concrete prepared this backyard site in Eltham and thereafter installed footings, constructed formwork, installed the reinforcing and perfected the finish with a sand coloured shotcrete. Retaining walls are great solutions for that hilly back yard.

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Interior enhanced with polished concrete stairs and floor

Posted on 30. May, 2011 by .

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The designers of this contemporary home have enhanced the existing warehouse style brickwork and wooden floor boards by including polished concrete for the stairs and landing.  In contrast to what is a hard wearing, non-fussy finish, polished concrete is an ideal choice that compliments a mix of surfaces and helps to create a warm and interesting […]

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Truck wash holding tank formwork and shotcrete

Posted on 16. Feb, 2011 by .

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Holding tank for Laverton truck wash. Shotcrete binding layer, formwork reinforcement for shotcrete wall, reinforce mesh for tank base, insitu drainage trench.

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Basement construction

Posted on 16. Feb, 2011 by .

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Double basement for student accommodation in Carnegie.

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Polished concrete

Polished concrete

Posted on 16. Feb, 2011 by .

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Polished concrete floors, an increasingly popular choice for residential homes.

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Truck loading bay at Fruithaul Trucking Company

Truck loading bay at Fruithaul Trucking Company

Posted on 24. Mar, 2010 by .

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Excavation and formework for concrete slab, build retaining wall, design drainage system and lay concrete for truck ramp.

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