Sydney Water Corporation MEMRP

Reduction in variations and quicker delivery on essential infrastructure works


Program: Mechanical and Electrical Maintenance and Renewals Program (MEMRP)

Value: $20 million

Duration: 2 years

Services: Program and project management, Project scoping and investment strategy, Engineering design and delivery support, Asset management, Digital engineering, Asset data acquisition

Delivering essential works to Sydney’s water and wastewater network.

Key takeouts

  • Up to $50 million per year of essential infrastructure works.
  • Tenders completed 30% to 50% quicker than other consultants.
  • Variations reduced through detailed site investigation and digital engineering.

The program of work

We partnered with Transfield Services to deliver up to $50 million per year of essential water infrastructure works to Sydney Water Corporation’s water and wastewater networks, treatment plants, pumping stations and reservoirs.

Works included:

  • Condition assessments
  • Feasibility studies
  • 3D scanning
  • Engineering design services
  • Lifecycle cost optimisation

During the course of the engagement Atlas assisted in several key achievements:

  • Delivery of detailed designs and tender completion of between one third to a half of competitor consultant times.
  • A notable reduction in construction variations due to detailed site investigations & use of 3D imaging techniques to eliminate risk.
  • Engineering design support throughout project scope, detailed design and construction, through to commissioning and handover.

Want to know more about this program of work? Speak to an Atlas team member today.