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Defence Infrastructure Division

Facilities For JP157 Replacement Aviation Refuelling Vehicles

Northern Territory Proposed Works

The proposed JP157 facilities to be delivered at NT include the following elements:

RAAF Base Darwin

The proposed works at Works Site 1 – Tanker Parking Area include:

  • Bunding Works to provide new bunding under shelter one. The bunded hardstand under the existing shelter two will be recaulked and resealed;
  • New Shelter One will provide shelter for three Elevating Hydrant Vehicles;
  • Reuse of Shelter Two will provide shelter for two Elevating Hydrant Vehicles;
  • Hardstand Works in front of new shelter one is required to enable access to the shelter off the existing hardstand;
  • The new and existing structures will both require a fire hose reel and powder fire extinguishers;
  • One safety shower at each shelter;
  • Security Fence extensions will be required around the facility; and
  • Contamination Works are required at the site.

Base Locations
Perspective of proposed Aviation Refuelling Vehicle Shelter

The proposed works at Works Site 2 – Fuel Dispensing Area include:

  • Bunded Works to extend the existing bunding hardstands are required under the existing shelter.

1st Army Aviation Regiment (Robertson Barracks)

The proposed works include:

  • Bunding Works to provide new bunded area under the new shelter;
  • Fuel Treatment System Works to provide a new system are necessary to address capacity requirements;
  • New Shelter Works to shelter two Medium Capacity Rigid Tankers;
  • Hardstand and Access Road Works to allow drive through shelter access and support circulation requirements;
  • The new shelter requires a fire hose reel and powder fire extinguisher.;
  • A safety shower; and
  • Security Fence extensions are required around the facility.

Base Locations
Perspective of proposed Aviation Refuelling Vehicle Shelter

RAAF Base Tindal

The proposed works at Work Site 1 include:

  • Bunded Works are required remediate existing bunded hardstand; and
  • Contamination Works are required at the site.

The proposed works at Work Site 2 include:

  • New Vehicle Shelter Works to provide shelter for one for a High Capacity Semi-Tanker;
  • The new shelter requires a powder fire extinguisher;
  • A safety shower; and
  • Contamination Works are required at the site.

Base Locations
Perspective of proposed Aviation Refuelling Vehicle Shelter