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Project Management of Upgrades to QG Air Hangar at Archerfield Airport

Project Structural Assessment of Airport Hangar
Client Queensland Government (QG) Air
Project Value < $100k
Project Overview The client required a structural assessment of an existing structure within an airport hangar of floor size 33m2 to determine its adequacy for utilisation as a gym facility.
JJR Involvement The structural capacity was assessed for use as a gymnasium including:

  • Review of the building structural drawings to determine design live loads of the structure;
  • Designing for the gymnasium based on AS 1170.0:2002; and
  • Final recommendation and approval for the are to be utilised for gym activities.