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The shiplift at Oscorne South Australia is being constructed using XLERPLATE® steel.

Australian steel reinforcing Australia's defence capability

Leading Australian steel fabricator, RPG Australia, completed the fabrication, construction and installation of a shiplift at Techport Australia using 2,800 tonnes of XLERPLATE® steel.
WA
Project  |  Shipbuilding
The Ted Smout Memorial Bridge, Australia's longest bridge at 2.7 kilometres, opened in July 2010

Australia's longest bridge - built on steel

The Ted Smout Memorial Bridge, Australia's longest bridge at 2.7 kilometres, opened in July 2010 and supports the rapidly growing transport needs of south east Queensland.
QLD
Project  |  Bridges
A steel and glass canopy at Melbourne’s iconic Federation Square pushes the boundaries of engineering and construction to create an otherworldly shelter.

Cloud Canopy

“A lot of people don’t realise that there are no big steel beams, it’s completely self-supporting using just BlueScope XLERPLATE® steel welded together.”
VIC
Project  |  Community Buildings
The XLERPLATE® steel girders used in the West Gate Freeway off-ramps, Melbourne, successfully met the project’s unique range of engineering, logistical and aesthetic challenges.

Complex engineering geometry for simpler transport

The XLERPLATE® steel girders used in the West Gate Freeway off-ramps, Melbourne, successfully met the project’s unique range of engineering, logistical and aesthetic challenges.
VIC
Project  |  Bridges
Fitzgibbon Community Centre uses cladding made from BlueScope XLERPLATE® weathering steel and roofing made from LYSAGHT LONGLINE 305® in ZINCALUME® steel.

Fitzgibbon Community Centre

Using weathering steel to reference the site’s former role as a dumping ground, Richard Kirk Architects’ sculptural response for a new community space asserts the importance of place and poetry of raw materials.
QLD
Project  |  Community Buildings
JV Engineering's flotation tanks at Telfer Mine, Boddington, Western Australia were constructed using XLERPLATE® steel.

Golden Opportunity For Western Australian Mining Equipment Fabricator

Riding the wave of the mining and resources boom, Western Australia's JV Engineering has landed a major contract for the A$1.8 billion Boddington Gold Mine (BGM) Expansion Project.
WA
Project  |  Pressure Vessels
Macquarie Bank's headquarters at King Street Wharf in Sydney's CBD is a striking showcase for the design capabilities of XLERPLATE® steel.

Gridiron Comes To Sydney

Macquarie Bank's headquarters at King Street Wharf in Sydney's CBD is a striking showcase for the design capabilities of XLERPLATE® steel. The lattice like structure on the Macquarie Bank headquarters in Sydney was made from XLERPLATE® steel which was galvanised to prevent corrosion.
NSW
Project  |  Commercial Office
200 tonnes of XLERPLATE® steel were used to construct the Snake Wall, which stretches 500 metres along Adelaide's Northern Expressway.

Iconic steel with architectural bite

South Australia's Snake Wall, which stretches 500 metres along Adelaide's Northern Expressway, is an excellent example where steel can be used in diverse situations, where aesthetics are a priority.
SA
Project  |  Sound Barriers
RPG rolled and welded the XLERPLATE® steel to form 27 metre long piles, whilst also cutting and welding platform beams.

Mining Work Strong for JFK Engineering

West Australian company JFK Engineering is fabricating mining equipment for BHP Billiton's Rapid Growth Project 4 in the Pilbara region. The company is fabricating three car dumper hoppers made from 260 tonnes of XLERPLATE® steel.
WA
Project  |  Mining Extraction Equipment
The new Queanbeyan Government Service Centre cladding is made from BlueScope XLERPLATE LITE™ HW350 steel, custom folded using the sheet dimensions.

NSW Government Service Centre

The strikingly contemporary Government Service Centre in Queanbeyan celebrates the past while looking boldly towards the future.
NSW
Project  |  Commercial Office
The supply of XLERPLATE® steel for the construction of nine fuel storage tanks at Port Botany in Sydney, "was a critical element of the project"

Using steel for critical petroleum storage

The supply of XLERPLATE® steel for the construction of nine fuel storage tanks at Port Botany in Sydney, "was a critical element of the project" according to Rob Patterson, Operations Manager, Saunders International Limited.
NSW
Project  |  Storage Tanks
Nearly 400 tonnes of Grade 7-490AL50 modified XLERPLATE® steel has gone into construction of propane vessels, which were designed by WE Smith.

WE Smith supplies pressure vessels for Woodside's Pluto LNG Project

Nearly 400 tonnes of Grade 7-490AL50 modified XLERPLATE® steel has gone into construction of propane vessels, which were designed by WE Smith.
WA
Project  |  Storage Tanks
The visual rhythm of the steel blades draws the eye into the south-facing entrance of the building, which is located on a significant gateway site in Wollongong's CBD

West Keira (building 1) Wollongong Central

HDR Rice Daubney conceptualised the facade of this Wollongong shopping centre as a series of craggy, jagged forms evoking the iconic escarpment that runs above the city.
Completed October 2014, NSW
Project  |  Community Buildings
Athletic, taut and defined by an origami-inspired roof, Margaret Court Arena provides stellar helicopter views and sublime interiors

Margaret Court Arena

A high-speed 'sun-roof' swathed in COLORBOND® steel in the luxurious custom colour Copper Penny™ is a textbook example of how to become a sports facilities world-beater
VIC
Project  |  Community Buildings