The Concrete Experience
Fencepac Barriers Prestressed Concrete Noise Barrier Panels have been used on Queensland Department of Transport and Main Roads projects for over 20 years, the design changing slightly over the years, mainly to reflect changes the Transport and Main Roads Specification MRTS15 Noise Fences.
Conditions of registration are included in Registration Scheme: Suppliers and Products for Bridges and Others Structures. Registration is subject to:
- Satisfactory performance in accordance with Transport and Main Roads Specifications
- Timely resolution of non-conformances to the satisfaction of Structures Construction Materials (SCM)
Fencepac Barriers is a member of Infrastructure Sustainability Council Australia (ISCA) https://www.iscouncil.org/.
Members of the Infrastructure Sustainability Council demonstrate sustainability leadership in an industry which is responsible for half of Australia’s greenhouse gas emission and is the largest employer in Australia. Infrastructure Sustainability Council provides a platform to connect with over 200 member organisations and wider range of industry partners and stakeholders.
Types of Noise Barriers
Fencepac Barriers is a member of Infrastructure Sustainability Council Australia (ISCA).
An example of reducing noise burdens through regulation of the sound path is a standard for the design of traffic noise barriers. The Transport and Main roads maintains a register of pre-approved proprietary products for noise fences. The requirements of noise fence construction include the use of Transport and Main Roads registered products and suppliers.
Noise Barriers are generally seen to be an effective means by which the propagation of noise can be mitigated. Fencepac Barriers’ concrete panels vary in sizes and are constructed with TMR approved supplies
Fencepac Barriers is a Level 2 registered, pre-qualified supplier for Noise Barrier Construction.Level 2 registration are existing and large volume companies with satisfactory long-term performance. Registration is valid for 3 years.
Our comprehensive consultation and design process identifies which solutions will provide the most effective solution to deliver significant noise mitigation. A recent highlight was delivering 20,000m2 of concrete and acrylic acoustic barriers for the Gold Coast Light Rail project.
Fencepac Barriers is one of only three major noise barrier contractors with Level 1 registration with the Queensland Department of Transport and Main Roads. Fencepac also holds Northern Territory CAL accreditation (Contractor Accreditation Ltd).