Tom Ugly’s Bridge Refurbishment Project

Location Australia Client Roads and Maritime Services (RTA) Completion September 2006 Value AUD $13 million The Project Tom Ugly’s Bridge was constructed in 1929, and consists of six steel truss spans forming a total length of 499m. The project entailed full structural refurbishment of the bridge, including the removal of the existing lead based coating and replacement with a…

Umuroa Offshore Painting and Maintenance Contract

Location Offshore New Zealand Client Pro-Safe Production Services Duration 3 years Completion Up to January 2016 The Project TBS’s New Plymouth based operation secured the maintenance painting project, for Pro-Safe Production Services New Zealand, onboard the ship “Umuroa” in January 2013. The Umuroa is a floating platform storage and offload (FPSO) facility located in the Tui Oilfield off the…

Tuai Penstock Painting Project

Location Waikaremoana Client Genesis Energy Duration 2 years Completion 2005 Value $3 million The Project This project was for the replacement of the external coating system on the three penstocks that feed into the Tuai powerstation in Waikaremoana. Each pipe was 1.8m in diameter and 1300m in length, with a surface area of 30,000m2. Two of the…

Glenbrook Steel Mill Refractory Maintenance Contract

Location Glenbrook Client Bluescope Steel Duration Ongoing Value 1 million per year The Project TBS has been engaged by Bluescope Steel to undertake services within this current contract since 1992 with the formal commencement under this specific contract being 2009. The scope of work allows for TBS to apply specialist refractory expertise to provide general maintenance services…

Refining New Zealand Maintenance Contract

Location Marsden Point Client Refining NewZealand Duration 5 years Completion 2019 Value $7 million per year The Project TBS has had a permanent presence at the Marsden Point site since 2007 providing a range of protective coatings and refractory maintenance services to the client. In early 2014, Refining New Zealand entered into a 5 year maintenance contract with…

Transmission Tower Maintenance

Location New Zealand wide Client Transpower Duration Ongoing Value $13 million per year The Project TBS’s Transmission Tower Painting Division is the largest and most experienced tower maintenance contractor in New Zealand. The division currently employs 50 full time equivalent staff and has over 80 years of industry experience in its top eight senior supervisors. TBS…

Methanol Reformer #2 Turnaround Project

Location Motonui Client Methanex New Zealand Ltd Duration 1 month Completion October 2013 Value $1 million The Project Methanex contracted TBS to remove existing brick and ceramic fibre modules from the “coffin walls” and auxillary burner zone inside the Meth 2 Reformer. The shutdown involved the management of 50 staff and some 30,000 labour hours. Work was performed over…