Ovingham level crossing removal project

5.45pm ACDT. An overview of the SA Government’s $196 million budget towards the removal of the level crossing at Torrens Road, Ovingham.
Ovingham level crossing removal project


This presentation will give a project overview of the Australian and South Australian government’s $196 million budget towards the removal of the level crossing at Torrens Road, Ovingham with the project being deliver by the PTPA Ovingham Alliance consisting of DIT, McConnell Dowell, Arup and Mott MacDonald.

The presentation will discuss the design of the 4-span steel box girder structure, construction and erection methodologies adopted to minimise disruptions to road, and rail users and interfacing with Gawler Rail Electrification Project.


About the speaker

Michael Kipreou

Michael Kipreou
Engineering Manager, McConnell Dowell

Michael is a Chartered Professional Engineer (CPEng) with 10+ years design experience primarily in the bridge and transport sector. Prior to joining McConnell Dowell, he worked as a design consulting engineer. Michael has been involved in several South Australia’s highly complex and challenging rail projects, including the Goodwood Junction Rail Grade Separation, Torrens to Torrens Outer Harbor Rail Bridge, Oaklands Level Crossing Removal and the Meyer Road Bridge Replacement.


21 / 10 / 2021 - 05:45 pm to 09:30 pm
Registration Closes
21 / 10 / 2021 12:00 pm
Fedoras Hilton Hotel
264 South Road
South Australia
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