Night work: water main pressure testing

On 24 February 2020 between 7:00pm and 6:00am, pressure testing will be carried out along Vulture Street and Main Street, Woolloongabba to investigate the existing condition of the underground water main.

This will involve using hydraulic testing equipment to test the pressure of the water main at multiple existing manholes on Vulture Street and Main Street. Water supply to surrounding properties will not be impacted during this work. Please see map below for the testing locations.

What to expect

During this work, you can expect:

  • Some minor noise from site vehicles
  • The use of hydraulic pressure testing equipment and hand tools
  • Temporary changed traffic conditions. Traffic control will be in place where required to maintain the safety of road users, the community and workers.

If you want to know more, all of this information is available in PDF form: