Rochedale Landfill Facility Tour

Touring Rochedale’s Landfill Facility, engineers will discuss the design of the double lined landfill, waste hierarchy and the council’s towards zero waste goals.
Rochedale Landfill Facility Tour

Rochedale Landfill Facility Tour

Hosted by Brisbane Landfill at their Rochedale Landfill facility this event will educate attendees in how Brisbane’s waste is being managed, discuss how the site itself is constructed and provide details on the relevant environmental legislation and permits. Presentations will take approximately 45 minutes and be followed by a site tour which will offer a better opportunity to understand the processes utilised at the facility.

Landfill Manager Evangelos A. Callipolitis will discuss the design of the double lined landfill and how it is constructed to a final design profile including;
- Groundwater depressurisation
- Leachate collection systems
- and more

Environmental Officer James Fox will explain the environmental legislation and permit conditions for the site and how they comply with EPA conditions. This will include;
- Site control for compliance measures;
- Dust control
- Odour control
- Stormwater management
- Rehabilitation
- Waste Hierarchy
- Brisbane City Councils Towards Zero Waste Goals

*Note, attendees will be required to transport themselves to the facility for the start of the presentations and a bus will be onsite to provide the full facility tour.

Preliminary program;
13:30 Arrive and Register
14:00 Presentations
14:50 Site Tour by Bus
15:30-16:00 Q&A and Networking

12 / 09 / 2019 - 01:30 pm to 04:00 pm
Registration Closes
11 / 09 / 2019 12:00 pm
Rochedale Landfill Facility
174 Gardner Road
  • Member Rate: $25.00 ($22.73 excl. GST)
  • Society Member Rate: $30.50 ($27.73 excl. GST)
  • Student Member Rate: $25.00 ($22.73 excl. GST)
  • Non-Member Rate: $55.00 ($50.00 excl. GST)
Sustainable Engineering Society-QLD
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