Royal Australian Air Force Base, Glenbrook
Client: RAAF | Department of Defence
Builder: Maverick Industries
Project Size: 4,000 m2
Location: Glenbrook NSW
Scope: Metal Roof Replacement and Fire Mitigation
Completion: December 2016
The Glenbrook Royal Australian Air Force Base is located in Quikdeck’s local community in the foothills of the NSW Blue Mountains, a natural bushfire prone area. Originally built in the 1930’s and previously The Old Lapstone Hotel, the Base is a historical landmark in the region. The base is undergoing a major external bushfire mitigation upgrade to achieve a bushfire attack level rating of BAL FZ.
The project, completed in 2016, involved removal of 3,500 m2 of roof tiles and replacement with new metal roofing, plywood, fire-rated protection batts, insulation, gutters and associated roofing works.
Our team put in an exhaustive effort, powering ahead of project schedule on behalf of client, Australian Government, Department of Defence.