IKEA Marsden Park

Client: IKEA

Project Value: $5.5 million 

Project Superintendant: FDC

Project Type: Commercial Development

Project Started: February 2014

Project Completed: February 2015

Project Manager: Garth Harris

Project Referee: Mr Simon Friend

Project Manager




As part of IKEA’s expansion throughout Sydney, Menai Civil was engaged by building contractor FDC to complete the civil works on a new Marsden Park store. The 73,000m2 site comprised a warehouse with heavy and light duty pavement areas.


The scope of works for this project included the following.

  • Site establishment including  a temporary hardstand and construction access tracks.
  • 25,000m3 of bulk earthworks.
  • 31,000m2 of  pavement works including hardstands, heavy duty and light duty types.
  • 28,000m2 of building pad works including placement of cement stabilised base.
  • Detailed excavations for retaining walls, building footings, precast panels and base slabs.
  • Stormwater pit and pipe installation works including subsoil drainage lines, ACO trench and kerb drains.
  • Installation of two Reservault rainwater harvesting tanks totalling 825 kilolitres in storage capacity.
  • Detailed excavation for Stormwater360 water treatment tank.
  • Kerb and gutters including diamond tree planter boxes.